Alma Josephine Larson

1890–1929 (Age 39)
Veddige, Halland, Sweden

The Life of Alma Josephine

When Alma Josephine Larson was born on 3 February 1890, her father, John Bernt Larson, was 24 and her mother, Inger Christina Andersdotter, was 24. She married Otto Marius Nielsen on 16 July 1910, in Hector, Renville, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Veddige, Halland, Sweden in 1881 and Bandon Township, Renville, Minnesota, United States in 1920. She died on 28 January 1929, at the age of 38.

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Family Time Line

Alma Josephine Larson
1890–1929
Otto Marius Nielsen
1881–1947
Marriage: 16 July 1910
Elna Lillian Christina Nielsen
1911–1967
Elvie Helga Engdina Nielsen
1913–1997
Della Anna Loraine Nielsen
1915–1991
Helmer Otto Nielsen
1916–1993
Dora Inger Nielsen
1918–2005
Orville Nels Nielsen
1919–2002

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
16 July 1910
Hector, Renville, Minnesota, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 3

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
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.
1901

Age 11

First Nobel Prize awarded.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized form of Swedish Larsson , Danish and Norwegian Larsen .2 English: patronymic from a pet form of Lawrence .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Alma Nilsen in household of Otto M Nilsen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alma Larson in household of John B Larson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Alma Nielsen in entry for Otto Nielsen, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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