Edward Louis Clausen

20 August 1895–4 July 1953 (Age 57)
Hopkins, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Edward Louis

Edward Louis Clausen was born on 20 August 1895, in Hopkins, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States. He married Edna Florence Mielke in 1918, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 4 July 1953, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in North Royalton Cemetery, North Royalton, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

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Edward Louis Clausen
1895–1953
Edna Florence Mielke
1898–1971
Marriage: 1918
Bette Jane Clausen
1922–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1918
Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States
children

(1)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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 3

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.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 17

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Claus , a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ).

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

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  • Edward L Clausen, "United States Census, 1940"

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