Skuli Jonsson

29 November 1881–19 October 1928 (Age 46)
Berjanes, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland

The Life of Skuli

When Skuli Jonsson was born on 29 November 1881, in Berjanes, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, his father, Jón Ólafsson, was 40 and his mother, Geirdís Ólafsdóttir, was 38. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Johanna Oddson. He immigrated to Vermont, United States in 1895. He died on 19 October 1928, in Blaine, Whatcom, Washington, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Blaine Cemetery, Blaine, Whatcom, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Skuli Jonsson
1881–1928
Johanna Oddson
1879–1934
John E Johnson
1906–
Huldora Petrina Johnson
1907–1987
Samuel Emil "Sam" Johnson
1910–1966
Kristian John "Kris" Johnson
1914–1972
Bertha Jobyna "Bena" Johnson
1918–1973

Spouse and Children

    Male1881–1928Male

    Johanna Oddson

    Female1879–1934Female

children

(5)

    John E Johnson

    Male1906–Male

    Huldora Petrina Johnson

    Female1907–1987Female

    Samuel Emil "Sam" Johnson

    Male1910–1966Male

    Kristian John "Kris" Johnson

    Male1914–1972Male

    Bertha Jobyna "Bena" Johnson

    Female1918–1973Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 8

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Jon, Scandinavian form of John .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Skule Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Skuli Jonsson, "Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922"
  • Skull Johnson, "Vermont, St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings, 1895-1954"

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