Albert Olaf Hinrichs

20 August 1905–4 June 1985 (Age 79)
Aitkin, Aitkin, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Albert Olaf

When Albert Olaf Hinrichs was born on 20 August 1905, in Aitkin, Aitkin, Minnesota, United States, his father, William John Hinrichs, was 46 and his mother, Alma Anderson, was 21. He married Marie Elizabeth Gumm on 8 March 1930, in Colville, Stevens, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Colville, Stevens, Washington, United States in 1940 and Hoquiam, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States in 1993. He died on 4 June 1985, in Aberdeen, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Albert Olaf Hinrichs
Marie Elizabeth Gumm
Marriage: 8 March 1930
Janet M Hinricks
Carolyn Clara Hinrichs

Spouse and Children

8 March 1930
Colville, Stevens, Washington, United States


    Janet M Hinricks


    Carolyn Clara Hinrichs


Parents and Siblings

    William John Hinrichs





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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 1

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hinrich ( see Heinrich ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Albert A Brown, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Albert O Hinricks, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Albert Hinrich in household of William Hinrich, "United States Census, 1910"

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