Edward Samuel Carlson

8 March 1885–8 December 1952 (Age 67)
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Edward Samuel

When Edward Samuel Carlson was born on 8 March 1885, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Carl Frederick Carlson, was 32 and his mother, Marte Marie Jorgensen, was 33. He married Bertha Ruesch on 14 September 1910. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1935 and Manti Election Precinct, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 8 December 1952, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Samuel Carlson
Bertha Ruesch
Marriage: 14 September 1910
Ivan Edward Carlson
Ray Irvin Carlson
Clair Ruesch Carlson
Beulah Carlson
Carl Jacob Carlson
Bertha Marie Carlson
Vernon Jay Carlson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 September 1910
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1896 · Utah Becomes a State
    Age 11
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 18
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    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 (40)

    • Edward S Carlson in entry for Carlson, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Edward S. Carlson Carlson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Edward S Carlson in entry for Ivan Edward Carlson and Lenore Reid, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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