Martha Magnuson

18 December 1886–26 December 1964 (Age 78)
Värmland, Sweden

The Life of Martha

When Martha Magnuson was born on 18 December 1886, in Värmland, Sweden, her father, Magnus Elofson, was 51 and her mother, Kajsa Anderson, was 36. She married Berney Edmond Kempton on 20 July 1909, in Terry, Prairie, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. She lived in Prairie, Montana, United States in 1935 and Joint School District 5 Terry, Prairie, Montana, United States in 1940. She died on 26 December 1964, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Berney Edmond Kempton
1870–1931
Martha Magnuson
1886–1964
Marriage: 20 July 1909
James Berney Kempton
1910–
Gerald O'Meagher Kempton
1912–1994
Edmond Foote Kempton
1913–2012
John Magnuson Kempton
1915–1986
Bernie Kempton Jr
1917–1974

Spouse and Children

    Berney Edmond Kempton

    Male1870–1931Male

    Female1886–1964Female

MARRIAGE
20 July 1909
Terry, Prairie, Montana, United States
children

(5)

    James Berney Kempton

    Male1910–Male

    Gerald O'Meagher Kempton

    Male1912–1994Male

    Edmond Foote Kempton

    Male1913–2012Male

    Male1915–1986Male

    Bernie Kempton Jr

    Male1917–1974Male

Parents and Siblings

    Magnus Elofson

    Male1835–Male

    Kajsa Anderson

    Female1850–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1897

Age 11

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 21

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Magnusson or Danish and Norwegian Magnussen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Martha M Kempton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Martha M Kempton in household of Berney E Kempton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Martha M Kempton in household of Burney E Kempton, "United States Census, 1940"

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