Rupert J Petersen

11 October 1901–21 February 1996 (Age 94)
Dane, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Rupert J

When Rupert J Petersen was born on 11 October 1901, in Dane, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Edwin J Peterson, was 27 and his mother, Mrs. Annie Peterson, was 8. He married Mabel Josephine Wick in 1928. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Stoughton, Dane, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 21 February 1996, in New Hamburg, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 94, and was buried in New Hamburg, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Rupert J Petersen
Mabel Josephine Wick
Marriage: 1928
Audrey Jean Peterson

Spouse and Children


    Mabel Josephine Wick




Parents and Siblings

    Edwin J Peterson


    Mrs. Annie Peterson




    Leo Peterson



    Irene Peterson


    Marie Peterson


World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 6

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

Age 26

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from Peter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rupert Peterson in household of Edwin Peterson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rupert J Peterson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rupert J Petersen, "United States Census, 1940"

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