Arlin Bergelin

19 February 1919–6 June 1994 (Age 75)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Arlin

When Arlin Bergelin was born on 19 February 1919, in Wisconsin, United States, his father, Gustav Bergelin, was 40 and his mother, Ida Lautenschlager, was 37. He lived in Chilton, Calumet, Wisconsin Territory, United States in 1930. He died on 6 June 1994, at the age of 75.

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Gustav Bergelin
Ida Lautenschlager
Harvey August Bergelin
Milford Bergelin
Mabel A Bergelin
Ervin Bergelin
Arlin Bergelin

Parents and Siblings

    Gustav Bergelin


    Ida Lautenschlager




World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1920 · First Electric Blow Dryers Invented

Age 1

The first electric blow dryers were invented by Racine Universal Motor Company and Hamilton Beach, both Wisconsin companies.

Age 22

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Burgevin, a nickname for a roisterer, from Old French burger ‘to strike’, ‘to steal or carry off’, ‘to make a noise’ + vin ‘wine’. In Canada, it was first recorded in the forms Bréchevin and Brugevin, also called Langevin (meaning ‘(the) one from Anjou’), in 1668 in Quebec city. The North American forms appear in no modern dictionary of French names.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Arlin Bergelin im Haushalt von Gust Bergelin, „United States Census, 1930“
  • Arlin Bergelin in household of Gust A Bergelin, "United States Census, 1920"

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