Louise Claudine Peterson

25 November 1905–8 July 1971 (Age 65)
Oroville, Butte, California, United States

The Life Summary of Louise Claudine

When Louise Claudine Peterson was born on 25 November 1905, in Oroville, Butte, California, United States, her father, Rasmus Ludvig Pedersen, was 47 and her mother, Helene Louise Tony Claudine Auguste Jochimsen, was 22. She married Fred Wylie Piety on 7 July 1923. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Placerville, El Dorado, California, United States in 1935 and Leavenworth Election Precinct 3, Chelan, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 8 July 1971, in Pasco, Franklin, Washington, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Kennewick, Benton, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fred Wylie Piety
Louise Claudine Peterson
Marriage: 7 July 1923
Fred W. Piety
Nelita Joan Piety
Judith Anne Piety

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 July 1923
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 1
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
    1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
    Age 1
    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 18
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, and German: patronymic from the personal name Peter . In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognates and their derivatives from other languages, e.g. Norwegian and Danish Pedersen and Pettersen and their Swedish cognates (see 2 below), Polish Piotrowicz , Slovenian Petrič, Petrovčič, and Petrovič (see Petric , Petrovic ).Americanized form (and a less common Swedish variant) of Swedish Petersson, a cognate of 1 above, and also of its variant Pettersson . Compare 1 above.

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Louise Piety in household of Fred Piety, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Louise Peterson in entry for Eugene F. Lull and Nelita J. Piety, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • Louise Piety in household of Fred Piety, "United States Census, 1930"

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