Eleanora Emma Augusta Fischer

5 February 1902–3 December 1988 (Age 86)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Eleanora Emma Augusta

When Eleanora Emma Augusta Fischer was born on 5 February 1902, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Theodore John Fischer, was 24 and her mother, Helen Braun, was 19. She married Arthur Sigfried Carlson on 22 November 1920, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 3 December 1988, in Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 86.

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Arthur Sigfried Carlson
Eleanora Emma Augusta Fischer
Marriage: 22 November 1920
Charlotte Mae Carlson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 November 1920Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 1
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
    1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World
    Age 3
    The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.
    1925 · The Goodman Theatre
    Age 23
    The Goodman Theatre was founded as a tribute to the Chicago playwright Kenneth Sawyer Goodman, who died in the Great Influenza Pandemic in 1918. The theater was funded by his parents, who donated $250,000 to the Art Institute of Chicago. The first theater was designed by Howard Van Doren Shaw and its opening ceremony was performed on October 20. 

    Name Meaning

    German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a fisherman, from Fisch + the agent suffix -er. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Eleanora Peterson in household of Clarence Peterson, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Elenora Fisher in household of Theodore Fisher, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Eleanor Fischer in household of Theodore J Fischer, "United States Census, 1920"

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