Floyd Lavern Kittelson

1929–3 December 1964 (Age 35)
<Portal, Divide, ND>

The Life of Floyd Lavern

When Floyd Lavern Kittelson was born in 1929, his father, Leo H Kittelson, was 26 and his mother, Annie Marie Coolen, was 22. He married Nelsy Levina Birkeland on 15 June 1950. He lived in Des Lacs, Ward, North Dakota, United States in 1930 and Strathcona, Roseau, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 3 December 1964, at the age of 35.

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Family Time Line

Floyd Lavern Kittelson
1929–1964
Nelsy Levina Birkeland
1933–1989
Marriage: 15 June 1950

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 June 1950

Parents and Siblings

    Leo H Kittelson

    Male1903–Male

    Annie Marie Coolen

    Female1907–Female

siblings

(3)

    Charles Kittelson

    Male1926–Male

    Male1929–1964Male

    Lila Ann Kittelson

    Unknown1935–1935

World Events (8)

1929

Age 0

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 2

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.
1941

Age 12

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Danish Ketelsen or its Norwegian variant Kittelsen.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Floyd Kettelson in household of Charlie A Kettelson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Floyd L Kittelson in household of Leo H Kittelson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Floyd Kittelson, "North Dakota, County Marriages, 1872-1958"

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