Rose Selma Alme

1896–1974 (Age 77)
Cass, North Dakota, United States

The Life of Rose Selma

When Rose Selma Alme was born on 11 November 1896, in Cass, North Dakota, United States, her father, Thomas Guttorm Finkelsen Alme, was 35 and her mother, Mary Kreigler, was 28. She lived in Balfour, McHenry, North Dakota, United States in 1910 and McHenry, North Dakota, United States in 1915. She died on 24 February 1974, in Casselton, Cass, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 77.

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Rose Selma Alme
Julius John Spooner

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  • Female1896–1974Female

  • Julius John Spooner


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 4

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Age 21

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of the seven farms, most in western Norway, so named, from an inflected form of Old Norse almr ‘elm’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Rose S Spooner in household of Julius J Spooner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rose Spooner in household of Julius J Spooner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rose Alme in household of Tam Alme, "North Dakota Census, 1915"

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