John Ronne

17 August 1890–30 June 1982 (Age 91)

The Life of John

When John Ronne was born on 17 August 1890, in Norway, his father, Johannes Nielsen LILLEBAK, was 28 and his mother, Johanne Margrete Andreasdatter MIKKELHAUG, was 31. He married Hilda Ann Klein on 24 April 1926, in Pierce, Washington, United States. He died on 30 June 1982, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 91.

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John Ronne
Hilda Ann Klein
Marriage: 24 April 1926

Spouse and Children

24 April 1926
Pierce, Washington, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Johannes Nielsen LILLEBAK


    Johanne Margrete Andreasdatter MIKKELHAUG




    Jona Antonette Johannesdatter MIKKELHAUG



World Events (8)

1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

Age 3

Birth year of Fridtjof Nansen. Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
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.
1914 · Eidsvold anniversary

Age 24

Centennial of the Norwegian constitution, also called the Eidsvoll anniversary. The idea of ​​a Norwegian emigrant museum first arose at this time.

Name Meaning

1 German (Rönne): habitational name from any of the places so named, near Winsen, Kiel, and Bielefeld.2 Danish (Rønne): habitational name from a place named Rønne, of which at least one example has the meaning ‘swamp’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Ranne, „United States Census, 1930“
  • John Ronne, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Ronne, „United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942“

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