Melvin C. Bartelson

Brief Life History of Melvin C.

When Melvin C. Bartelson was born on 4 September 1904, in Minnesota, United States, his father, Hans Peter Bartelson, was 33 and his mother, Christina L Hafstad, was 20. He had at least 1 daughter with Dorothy Anne Bertram. He lived in United States in 1949 and Dunn Township, Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States in 1950. He died on 30 May 1966, in Detroit Lakes, Becker, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Holy Rosary Cemetery, Detroit Lakes, Becker, Minnesota, United States.

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Melvin C. Bartelson
1904–1966
Dorothy Anne Bertram
1916–1982
Mary Anne Bartelson
1939–

Sources (12)

  • Melvin Bartleson, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Melvin C Bartelson, "Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001"
  • Melvin Bartelson in entry for Donna Louise Bartelson, "Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002"

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

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

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.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Norwegian, Danish, and North German Bertelsen or of the North German cognate Bartelsen and Swedish Barthelsson and possibly also Bertilsson. Compare Bartleson and Bertelson .

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

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