Edward Erlandson

2 November 1879–9 November 1953 (Age 74)
Stevens, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Edward

Edward Erlandson was born on 2 November 1879, in Stevens, Minnesota, United States. He married Minnie Christine Urness on 18 July 1907, in Pope, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Starbuck, Pope, Minnesota, United States in 1930. He died on 9 November 1953, in Long Beach, Pope, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Pope, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Erlandson
Minnie Christine Urness
Marriage: 18 July 1907
Myrtle Eveiline Erlandson
Cora Bernice Erlandson
Royal Elffin Erlandson

Spouse and Children

18 July 1907
Pope, Minnesota, United States


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 5

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Erlandsson or Norwegian and Danish Erlandsen, patronymics from Erland, from the Old Norse byname Erlandr, Erlendr, meaning ‘foreign’, ‘from a foreign country’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Edward Erlandson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edward Erlandson (1879-1953) Minnesota Death Certificate

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