Henry Marion Carlson

12 April 1890–10 February 1972 (Age 81)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Henry Marion

When Henry Marion Carlson was born on 12 April 1890, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Martin Carlsen, was 27 and his mother, Josephine Olsen, was 22. He married Mary Christine Jensen on 15 March 1916, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Utah, United States for about 5 years. He died on 10 February 1972, in Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Harbor Lawn-Mount Olive Memorial Park, Costa Mesa, Orange, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Marion Carlson
Mary Christine Jensen
Marriage: 15 March 1916
Erma Roene Carlson
Floyd Martin Carlson
Arlene Carlson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 March 1916Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, 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.
    Age 7
    World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.
    Age 22
    Stockholm, Sweden hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    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 (23)

    • Henry Carlson in household of Andrew Holm, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Henry M. Carlson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Henry Marrion Carlson, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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