Pearl Theresa Olson

Female2 October 1900–January 1986

Brief Life History of Pearl Theresa

When Pearl Theresa Olson was born on 2 October 1900, in Saunders, Nebraska, United States, her father, George Olson, was 34 and her mother, Emma Nelson, was 34. She married Reuben Leonard Weborg on 14 January 1925, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in South Bend, Cass, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Cleveland Township, Cuming, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years. She died in January 1986, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Rosehill Cemetery, Thurston, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Leonard Weborg
Pearl Theresa Olson
Marriage: 14 January 1925
Charles John Weborg

Sources (10)

  • Pearl Weborg in household of Joseph F Weborg, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Pearl Thresa Olson, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"
  • Pearl Weborg in entry for Rewben Leonard Weborg, "Nebraska, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 January 1925Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

    Age 1

    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World

    Age 5

    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.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 23

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lars, Thor, Helmer, Selmer, Bjorn, Nils, Elof, Einer, Lennart, Bertel.

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Olsson . In some cases this is also an Americanized form of the variant Ohlsson .

    Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, or North German Olsen and Ohlsen , cognates of 1.

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

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