James Larsen

14 March 1932–6 June 1995 (Age 63)
Rapid City East, Pennington, South Dakota, United States

The Life of James

When James Larsen was born on 14 March 1932, in Rapid City East, Pennington, South Dakota, United States, his father, Christian Ludvig Jensen, was 40 and his mother, Florence Esther Larsen, was 26. He died on 6 June 1995, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christian Ludvig Jensen
1891–1980
Florence Esther Larsen
1905–2004
James Larsen
1932–1995

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 3

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 8

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 17

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Larsen in entry for Florence E Jensen, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • James D Larsen, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Ancestry Family Trees

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