Esther Elvira Johnson

1902–1985 (Age 83)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Esther Elvira

When Esther Elvira Johnson was born in 1902, in Illinois, United States, her father, Emil Johnson, was 31 and her mother, Emma Peterson, was 35. She married Jonas A Berglund on 27 June 1928. She lived in Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States for about 20 years and Rockford Township, Winnebago, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died in 1985, at the age of 83.

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Jonas A Berglund
Esther Elvira Johnson
Marriage: 27 June 1928

Spouse and Children

27 June 1928

Parents and Siblings


    Emma Peterson




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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 0

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 8

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 23

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Esther Berglund in household of Jonas Berglund, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Esther Berglund in household of Jonas Berglund, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Esther Johnson in household of Emil Johnson, "United States Census, 1910"

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