Olaf Fredrick Svenson

Male1865–11 April 1942

Brief Life History of Olaf Fredrick

Olaf Fredrick Svenson was born in 1865, in Norway. He had at least 4 sons and 8 daughters with Mina "Minnie" Randine Swandson. He lived in Manitoba, Canada in 1916 and Marquette, Woodlands, Woodlands Rural Municipality, Manitoba, Canada in 1926. He died on 11 April 1942, in Clanwilliam Rural Municipality, Manitoba, Canada, at the age of 77.

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Olaf Fredrick Svenson
Mina "Minnie" Randine Swandson
Alma Amanda Svenson
Gladys Rosetta Svenson
about 1903–1925
Tillie Svensen
Miles Omnie Svenson
Ogden Svenson
Myrtle Lydia Svenson
Effie Svenson
Ella Hazel Svenson
Ruth Eva Svenson
Druse Elnora Svenson
Arden Omer Svenson
Arnold Svenson

Sources (5)

  • Oluf F Svensen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • O F Svenson, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
  • Olaf Svenson, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1916"

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Children (12)

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World Events (8)


Age 0

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

1865 · 1865 Norwegian Census

Age 0

Arranged by county, clerical district, parish. Includes names with their birth years & places, position in family, occupation, indexes to farms & localities.


Age 21

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Sven, Erik, Bjorn, Dagny. German Kurt, Gerhard, Irmgard.

Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Svensson . This surname is also found in Denmark, northern Germany, and Norway.

Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Svensen or Svendsen , cognates of 1.

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

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