Henry David Larsen

8 February 1892–19 June 1970 (Age 78)
Brookville Township, Redwood, Minnesota, United States

The Life Summary of Henry David

When Henry David Larsen was born on 8 February 1892, in Brookville Township, Redwood, Minnesota, United States, his father, Jens Christian Larsen, was 31 and his mother, Paulina Jensen, was 21. He married Jessie Margaret Coursolle on 25 August 1915, in Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota, United States in 1930 and Honner Township, Redwood, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 19 June 1970, in Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota, United States.

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Henry David Larsen
Jessie Margaret Coursolle
Marriage: 25 August 1915
Rosella Jesse Pauline Larsen
David Larsen
Rosella Larsen
Margaret M Larsen
Wilbur H Larsen
Alice Larsen
Richard Leslie Larsen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 August 1915Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1893 · The Minnesota State Flag
    Age 1
    The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 4
    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.
    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Knud, Nils, Per, Jorgen, Alf, Bjorn.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lars, an equivalent of Lawrence . This is also an Americanized form of the cognate Larssen. Compare Larson 1, Larrison , and Lawson 2.

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

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    Sources (21)

    • Henry Larson, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Henry Larsen, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"
    • Henry D Larson, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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