Taavili May Olsen

Female12 December 1912–10 October 1985

Brief Life History of Taavili May

Taavili May Olsen was born on 12 December 1912, in Eureka, Humboldt, California, United States as the daughter of Oluf Olsen and Olga Kristina Osterlund. She married Wilbert Fred Morris on 20 September 1935, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States. She lived in San Diego Township, San Diego, California, United States in 1940. She died on 10 October 1985, at the age of 72, and was buried in Marin, California, United States.

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Wilbert Fred Morris
Taavili May Olsen
Marriage: 20 September 1935

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  • Taavili M Morris in household of Wilbert F Morris, "United States Census, 1940"

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  • Marriage
    20 September 1935San Diego, San Diego, California, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

    1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

    Age 1

    The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.


    Age 20

    Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Nils, Lars, Alf, Thor, Niels, Sven, Jorgen, Helmer, Iver, Arnfinn.

    Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Ole, a short form of Olaf, Olav (see Olafsen ). This surname is the third most common in Norway. It is also established in northeastern England and in northern Germany. Compare Ohlsen , Olesen , Oleson , and Olson .

    German (Ölsen): habitational name from any of several places so named, in Saxony, Brandenburg, and the Rhineland.

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

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