Oscar Ingval Paulson

17 October 1898–22 August 1966 (Age 67)
Rugby, Pierce, North Dakota, United States

The Life of Oscar Ingval

When Oscar Ingval Paulson was born on 17 October 1898, in Rugby, Pierce, North Dakota, United States, his father, Ole Paulson, was 42 and his mother, Ingerid Hermandsdatter, was 36. He married Emma Isabella Gellatly on 8 June 1920, in Corvallis, Benton, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1930 and Salem Election Precinct 21, Marion, Oregon, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 22 August 1966, in Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States.

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Oscar Ingval Paulson
Emma Isabella Gellatly
Marriage: 8 June 1920
Oscar Ingval Paulson Jr.

Spouse and Children

8 June 1920
Corvallis, Benton, Oregon, United States


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 6

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 English (East Midlands): patronymic from Paul .2 Respelling of any of a number of Scandinavian patronymics from the personal name Paul, for example Paulsen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Oscar Paulson in household of Anna Paulson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Oscar Paulson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Oscar I Paulson, "United States Census, 1930"

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