Luverne Preston Larson

1916–2005 (Age 89)
Hubbard, Hardin, Iowa, United States

The Life of Luverne Preston

When Luverne Preston Larson was born on 22 May 1916, in Hubbard, Hardin, Iowa, United States, his father, Erwin Holland Larson, was 24 and his mother, Alice Hilbertina Lunning, was 23. He married Helen Margaret Schweppe on 8 June 1938, in United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Hayward Township, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States in 1940 and Ozark, Missouri, United States in 2000. He died on 24 September 2005, in Christian, Missouri, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Sparta Ioof Cemetery, Sparta, Christian, Missouri, United States.

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Luverne Preston Larson
Helen Margaret Schweppe
Marriage: 8 June 1938
Leo Dean Larson
Charles Edward Larson
Charlene Rita Larson

Spouse & Children

8 June 1938
United States


Parents & Siblings



  • Everett Alverne Larson


  • Male1916–2005Male

  • Jewell A. Larson


  • Curtis Arnold Larson


  • Lucille Elmyra Larson


+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Camp Dodge

Age 1

Original construction of the Camp Dodge began in 1907 and was originally planned to provide a place for the National Guard units to train. In 1917, it was handed over to national authorities and expanded to become the regional training center for World War I forces. The Camp was named after Brigadier General Grenville M. Dodge, who organized Iowa's first National Guard unit. When the war ended, the camp was downsized and turned back over to the state until the start of World War II. Today, Camp Dodge has served only as a Guard and Reserve installation.

Age 25

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized form of Swedish Larsson , Danish and Norwegian Larsen .2 English: patronymic from a pet form of Lawrence .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Laverne A Larson in household of Erick O Erickson, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Laverne Larson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Suvern P Larson in household of Erwin H Larson, "United States Census, 1920"

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