Magnus William Olesen

21 November 1906–11 November 1986 (Age 79)
Øster Snede, Nørvang, Vejle, Denmark

The Life Summary of Magnus William

When Magnus William Olesen was born on 21 November 1906, in Øster Snede, Nørvang, Vejle, Denmark, his father, Anders Andersen Olesen, was 42 and his mother, Karen Sorensen, was 43. He married Anna Mette Kjersgaard Hansen on 24 April 1932, in Vester, Nørvang, Vejle, Denmark. He lived in Korning, Hatting, Vejle, Denmark in 1925 and Copenhagen, Denmark in 1930. He died on 11 November 1986, at the age of 79.

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Magnus William Olesen
Anna Mette Kjersgaard Hansen
Marriage: 24 April 1932

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World Events (8)

Age 8
World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
Age 11
The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
Age 33
Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: variant of Olsen .

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

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Sources (4)

  • Magnus William Olesen in household of Hans Tarald Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1930"
  • Magnus Villiam Olesen in household of Ole Laursen Früs, "Denmark Census, 1925"
  • Magnus U Olesen in household of Anders A Olesen, "Denmark Census, 1916"

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