Nels K Olson

29 September 1884–16 May 1961 (Age 76)
Wendell, Grant, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Nels K

When Nels K Olson was born on 29 September 1884, in Wendell, Grant, Minnesota, United States, his father, Kittel Olsen, was 44 and his mother, Gunhild Ellingson, was 35. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Louise Christine Moe. He died on 16 May 1961, in Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Wendell, Grant, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nels K Olson
1884–1961
Louise Christine Moe
1888–
Rosella Olson
1914–1920
Lawrence Norval Olson
1916–1993
Hazel P. Olson
1918–2004
Verner Edgar Olson
1923–1995
Orris Eugene Olson
1925–2012

Spouse and Children

    Male1884–1961Male

    Louise Christine Moe

    Female1888–Female

children

(5)

    Rosella Olson

    Female1914–1920Female

    Lawrence Norval Olson

    Male1916–1993Male

    Hazel P. Olson

    Female1918–2004Female

    Verner Edgar Olson

    Male1923–1995Male

    Orris Eugene Olson

    Male1925–2012Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 9

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Olsson or Danish and Norwegian Olsen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nils K Olson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nels Olson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nels Olson, "United States Census, 1940"

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