Julia Margretha Poulson

1890–1956 (Age 66)
Stokkemarke, Maribo, Denmark

The Life of Julia Margretha

When Julia Margretha Poulson was born on 20 January 1890, in Stokkemarke, Maribo, Denmark, her father, Christian Poulson, was 35 and her mother, Dorothy Jensen, was 31. She lived in Racine, Racine, Wisconsin, United States for about 5 years. She died on 16 April 1956, in Sylvania, Lucas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Christian Poulson
Dorothy Jensen
Hans Christian Poulson
Charles Poulson
Agnes Johanna Poulson
Axel Waldemar Poulson
Julia Margretha Poulson
Alfred E Poulson
Anina Olive "Nina" Poulson

Parents & Siblings

  • Christian Poulson


  • Dorothy Jensen




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 17

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 18

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Middle English Pole or Poul, vernacular forms of Paul .2 Americanized spelling of Scandinavian Poulsen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Julia Paulson in household of Christ Paulson, "Wisconsin, State Census, 1905"
  • Julia Poulson in household of Christ Poulson, "United States Census, 1900"

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