Ole Olson

2 June 1866–20 October 1947 (Age 81)
Efveröd, Kristianstad, Sweden

The Life of Ole

When Ole Olson was born on 2 June 1866, in Efveröd, Kristianstad, Sweden, his father, Nils Olasson, was 26 and his mother, Anna Andersdotter, was 32. He married Hilda P Floberg on 24 November 1892, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He immigrated to United States in 1882 and lived in Lake Fremont Township, Martin, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years and Worthington, Nobles, Minnesota, United States in 1920. He died on 20 October 1947, in Martin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Lake Fremont Cemetery, Dunnell, Martin, Minnesota, United States.

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Ole Olson
Hilda P Floberg
Marriage: 24 November 1892
Carl Leonard Olson
Wilhelm Fredrick Olson
Harry Elmer Olson
David Gottfred Olson
Reuben Arnold Olson
Mariam Geneva Olson

Spouse and Children

24 November 1892
Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 7

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Olsson or Danish and Norwegian Olsen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ole Olson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ole Olson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ole H Olson, "United States Census, 1920"

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