When Florence Wilhelmina Oscarson was born on 25 November 1903, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Gustaf Emil Oscarson, was 41 and her mother, Lovisa Wilhelmina "Minnie" Åkerlind, was 30. She married Alroy Gillman on 20 May 1943. She died on 27 February 1995, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Pleasant Grove City Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.
Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Oscarsson or Oskarsson: patronymic from the personal name Oscar, Oskar, which is of Irish Gaelic origin (see Oscar 2). The name Oskar was borne by two kings of Sweden, members of the house of Bernadotte.
Americanized form of Norwegian Oskarsen, a cognate of 1 above.
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When I was a child visiting my Grandparents in Pleasant Grove Utah, my Mother sometimes had my sister and I stay with Great Aunt Florence. It was always delightful to stay at her house. She was warm a …
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