Edna Evangeline Peterson

22 March 1918–26 December 2002 (Age 84)
Diamond Bluff, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Edna Evangeline

When Edna Evangeline Peterson was born on 22 March 1918, in Diamond Bluff, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Andrew PETERSEN, was 26 and her mother, Ruth V. Bystrom, was 23. She married Marvin Rudolph Clarence Hennen on 22 February 1941, in Red Wing, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 26 December 2002, in Red Wing, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Red Wing, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marvin Rudolph Clarence Hennen
1919–1991
Edna Evangeline Peterson
1918–2002
Marriage: 22 February 1941
Judith Ann Hennen
1946–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 February 1941
Red Wing, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States
children

(1)

    Judith Ann Hennen

    Female1946–2018Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1919 · Minimum Wage Laws Passed

Age 1

The first minimum wage law took effect in 1919 and specified women and children under 17 years of age should be paid 22 cents per hour.
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and German: patronymic from Peter .2 Americanized form of similar surnames of non-English origin (such as Petersen , or Swedish Pettersson).3 In VT, there are Petersons who were originally called by the French name Beausoleil ; in some documentation this was translated fairly literally as Prettysun, which was then assimilated to Peterson.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edna Peterson in household of Andrew Peterson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna Peterson in household of Andrew Peterson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edna E Peterson in household of Andrew Peterson, "United States Census, 1920"

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