Hilma Maria Carlson

Female14 June 1894–28 June 1975

Brief Life History of Hilma Maria

Hilma Maria Carlson was born on 14 June 1894, in Dalsland, Västra Götaland, Sweden. She married Paul Fritiof Norby on 18 June 1921, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States for about 15 years. She died on 28 June 1975, at the age of 81, and was buried in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Paul Fritiof Norby
Hilma Maria Carlson
Marriage: 18 June 1921
William E Fritiof Norby
Herbert Paul Fritiof Norby
Donald Erik Folke Norby

Sources (7)

  • Hilma M. Fritiof in household of Paul Fritiof, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hilma Norby, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Hilma M Norby in entry for Paul Fritiof Norby, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 June 1921Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States
  • Children (3)

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 2

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.


    Age 3

    World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 22

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lennart, Nils, Sven, Helmer, Iver, Berger, Erland, Lars, Anders, Evald.

    Americanized form (and a less common Swedish variant) of Swedish Carlsson or Karlsson . This is also an Americanized form of the Norwegian and Danish cognates Carlsen and Karlsen . Compare Charlson .

    German: variant of Karlson and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this. This surname is also found in Britain, possibly to be associated first with immigration of German miners into Cumberland in the 16th century.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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