Ellen Tena Dahl

9 April 1882–1 November 1964 (Age 82)
Smolan, Saline, Kansas, United States

The Life of Ellen Tena

Ellen Tena Dahl was born on 9 April 1882, in Smolan, Saline, Kansas, United States. She married Carl William Oleen in January 1961, in Lindsborg, McPherson, Kansas, United States. She lived in Falun, Saline, Kansas, United States in 1900. She died on 1 November 1964, in Lindsborg, McPherson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Salemsborg, Saline, Kansas, United States.

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Carl William Oleen
Ellen Tena Dahl
Marriage: January 1961

Spouse and Children

January 1961
Lindsborg, McPherson, Kansas, United States

World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

Age 22

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, North German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from any of the medieval and modern forms of Germanic dala-, Old Norse dalr, ‘valley’. Throughout Norway and elsewhere in Scandinavia this is a common farm name. In some cases it is a habitational name from places in Germany named Dahl or Dahle, from the same word. As a Jewish family name this is a habitational name or an ornamental adoption.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ellentine Dahl in household of Carl A Dahl, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ellen Tena Oleen, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Salina Journal (Salina, Kansas) for

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