Robert Norling

Male21 May 1897–1986

Brief Life History of Robert

When Robert Norling was born on 21 May 1897, in South Dakota, United States, his father, Carl M Norling, was 43 and his mother, Amelia Carolina Emily Johanson, was 39. He lived in Elrod, Clark, South Dakota, United States in 1900 and Eden Township, Clark, South Dakota, United States in 1920. He died in 1986, at the age of 89, and was buried in Evergreen Washelli Memorial Park, Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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Carl M Norling
Amelia Carolina Emily Johanson
Carl William Norling
Edward Norling
Anna Norling
Mary A. Norling
Mayme Norling
Fred Otto Norling
Robert Norling
Victor Albert Norling

Sources (3)

  • Robert Norling in household of Carl Norling, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert Norling in household of Carl M Norling, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Robert Norling in household of Carl M Norling, "United States Census, 1900"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (8)

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

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.

1899 · Mount Rainier National Park is Established

Age 2

Mount Rainier was established as a state park on March 2, 1899 with legislation was signed by President McKinley. Mount Rainier is a volcanic peak surrounded by forests.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 26

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Hilmer, Lars.


topographic or habitational name from the (placename) element nor ‘narrow stream’ (e.g. from one of several places called Nora) + the suffix -ling ‘belonging to’.

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

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