Vina J Jacobsen

5 December 1903–5 October 1985 (Age 81)
Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States

The Life of Vina J

Vina J Jacobsen was born on 5 December 1903, in Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States. She married Peter I Johnson in May 1923, in Akron, Washington, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Payette, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Junction Election Precinct 2, Lane, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 5 October 1985, in Bremerton, Kitsap, Washington, United States, at the age of 81.

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Peter I Johnson
Vina J Jacobsen
Marriage: May 1923
Peggy June Johnson
Betty Jean Johnson
Charles Leroy Johnson
Rosemary Johnson

Spouse and Children

May 1923
Akron, Washington, Colorado, United States


World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 4

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 
1926 · Iowa becomes a provider of food to the world

Age 23

Pioneer Hi-Bred International was the leader company experimenting with hybridization of corn and other seeds for agriculture in the world. It helped make different kinds of crop able to grow in harsh conditions so that other parts of the world would be able to farm and become self-sufficient. It was bought out by DuPont in 1999 and has continued to help struggling countries around the world.

Name Meaning

Dutch, Danish, North German, and Norwegian: patronymic from Jacob .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Lavina Johnson in household of Peter Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"

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