Carl Jorgen Carlson

5 June 1890–9 March 1929 (Age 38)
Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Carl Jorgen

When Carl Jorgen Carlson was born on 5 June 1890, in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Carl August Carlson Larson, was 25 and his mother, Anna Marie Otte Johnson, was 18. He married Carolina Margareta Strand on 19 December 1918, in Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 9 March 1929, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Jorgen Carlson
Carolina Margareta Strand
Marriage: 19 December 1918
Henry Joel Emanuel Swenson
Margaret Kristine Swenson
Anna Magdalene Carlson
Elsie Caroline Carlson
LeRoy Carl Carlson
Ruth Lillian Carlson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 December 1918Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 6
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 6
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    Age 11
    First Nobel Prize awarded.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lennart, Nils, Sven, Helmer, Iver, Berger, Erland, Lars, Anders, Evald.Americanized form (and a less common Swedish variant) of Swedish Carlsson or Karlsson . This is also an Americanized form of the Norwegian and Danish cognates Carlsen and Karlsen . Compare Charlson .German: variant of Karlson and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this. This surname is also found in Britain, possibly to be associated first with immigration of German miners into Cumberland in the 16th century.

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

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    Sources (25)

    • Carl J. Larson in household of August Larson, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Carl J Carlson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Leroy Carl Carlson, "Utah, World War II Index to Army Veterans of Utah, 1939-1945"

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