Lila Ormelle Olson

2 May 1903–1 January 1985 (Age 81)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Lila Ormelle

When Lila Ormelle Olson was born on 2 May 1903, in Illinois, United States, her father, Porter Grant Olson, was 34 and her mother, Lila Howland, was 30. She married Lester H Schafroth on 16 January 1926, in Crown Point, Center Township, Lake, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Mona Township, Ford, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Broughton Township, Livingston, Illinois, United States in 1930. She died on 1 January 1985, in Ashkum, Iroquois, Illinois, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Kempton, Ford, Illinois, United States.

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Lester H Schafroth
Lila Ormelle Olson
Marriage: 16 January 1926
Patricia Ruth Schafroth
Lester Dean Schafroth

Spouse and Children

16 January 1926
Crown Point, Center Township, Lake, Indiana, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 7

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 22

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Olsson or Danish and Norwegian Olsen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Olson in household of Porter G Olson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ormelle L Schafroth in household of Lester H Schafroth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ormele L Olson in household of Porter G Olson, "United States Census, 1920"

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