Walter Henry Kiuru or Walter Henry Nikkola

11 April 1908–3 May 1953 (Age 45)
Stambaugh, Iron, Michigan, United States

The Life of Walter Henry Kiuru or Walter Henry

When Walter Henry Kiuru or Walter Henry Nikkola was born on 11 April 1908, in Stambaugh, Iron, Michigan, United States, his father, Samuel Heikki Kiuru or Samuel Henry Nikkola, was 23 and his mother, Vendla Haanpaa, was 24. He married Grace H. Or " Hilppa" Ohrn on 9 September 1939. He lived in Biwabik, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States in 1910 and Lavell Township, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States in 1920. He died on 3 May 1953, in Stambaugh, Iron, Michigan, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Henry Kiuru or Walter Henry Nikkola
1908–1953
Grace H. Or " Hilppa" Ohrn
1911–1995
Marriage: 9 September 1939

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 September 1939

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Heikki Kiuru or Samuel Henry Nikkola

    Male1884–1925Male

    Female1883–1951Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Upper Twin Falls Bridge

Age 2

The Upper Twin Falls Bridge which connected Breitung Township, Michigan, to Florence County, Wisconsin. The through-truss bridge spanned the Menominee River and was completed in 1910. The bridge was closed to through traffic in 1971 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 15

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Finnish: from the personal name Mikko (a Finnish pet form of Michael ) + the local suffix -la, i.e. ‘Mikko's place’. The surname occurs mainly in western Finland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter Nikkola in household of Sam Nikkola, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Walter H Nikkola in household of Samuel H Nikkola, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Walter in entry for Ily Nikkola Sjoblom, "Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006"

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