Selim Palmgren

16 February 1878–13 December 1951 (Age 73)
Pori, Turku ja Pori, Finland

The Life Summary of Selim

Selim Palmgren was born on 16 February 1878, in Pori, Turku ja Pori, Finland. He married Minna Talvik in 1930. He died on 13 December 1951, in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Selim Palmgren
1878–1951
Minna Talvik
1902–1983
Marriage: 1930

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1930
  • World Events (6)

    1899
    Age 21
    February Manifesto reduces Finland's autonomy. Finland lost much autonomy. russification of Finland policy initiated. censorship and conscription introduced. civil disobedience began.
    1907
    Age 29
    Finland became first European country to give women right to vote.
    1917
    Age 39
    The Russian Revolution allows Finland to declare its independence.

    Name Meaning

    Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements palm ‘palm tree’ + gren ‘branch’.

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

    Sources (1)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Selim Palmgren - Published information: death: 13 December 1951; Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland

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