Stanley Eugene Sorem

15 August 1929–7 April 2009 (Age 79)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Stanley Eugene

When Stanley Eugene Sorem was born on 15 August 1929, in Iowa, United States, his father, Jone Bernt Sjursson Sorheim, was 23 and his mother, Effie Henrietta Sampson, was 21. He lived in Howard Township, Story, Iowa, United States in 1930 and Milford Township, Story, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died on 7 April 2009, in San Mateo, San Mateo, California, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Winona, Winona, Minnesota, United States.

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Stanley Eugene Sorem
Martha M Sorem

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    Jone Bernt Sjursson Sorheim


    Effie Henrietta Sampson




World Events (8)


Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 2

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.

Age 21

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant spelling of Sørum ( see Sorum ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Stanley E Sorem in household of John B Sorem, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Stanley E Sorem in household of John B Sorem, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Stanley E Sorem, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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