Jesse Washington Larsen

22 February 1894–7 October 1929 (Age 35)
Rexburg, Fremont, Idaho, United States

The Life of Jesse Washington

When Jesse Washington Larsen was born on 22 February 1894, in Rexburg, Fremont, Idaho, United States, his father, Barthol Martin Larsen, was 41 and his mother, Caroline Bertha Olsdr, was 40. He married Alice Lillian Chandler on 24 November 1921, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 7 October 1929, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Washington Larsen
Alice Lillian Chandler
Marriage: 24 November 1921
Alice Bertha Larsen
Jesse Bert Larsen

Spouse and Children

24 November 1921
Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Barthol Martin Larsen


    Caroline Bertha Olsdr





    Barthol Martin Larsen


    Sigmund Edward Larsen



    George Brigham Larsen


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Age 10

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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)

  • Jesse Larson in household of Perry R Hulett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jessee W. Larsen in household of Berthol M. Larsen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jesse Larsen in household of Barthol Larsen, "United States Census, 1910"

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