Karl Andersen

2 March 1882–1954 (Age 71)
Jevnaker, Oppland, Norway

The Life of Karl

When Karl Andersen was born on 2 March 1882, in Jevnaker, Oppland, Norway, his father, Anders Hansen Locken, was 28 and his mother, Mari Eriksdatter, was 27. He died in 1954, in Plaza, Mountrail, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 72.

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Anders Hansen Locken
Mari Eriksdatter
Hans Edvard Andersen Locken
Peter Anton Andersen
Andrew Locken
Karl Andersen
Syvert Andersen Locken
Anna Karoline Locken
Halvor Andersen Locken

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    Anders Hansen Locken





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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 7

North Dakota is the 39th state.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 19

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.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

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Sources (3)

  • SAH, Jevnaker prestekontor, Parish register (official) no. 10, 1891-1906, p. 243
  • SAH, Jevnaker prestekontor, Parish register (official) no. 10, 1891-1906, p. 133
  • SAH, Jevnaker prestekontor, Parish register (official) no. 8, 1877-1890,page 44

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