Oscar Matthew Huotari

Male28 February 1908–25 July 1980

Brief Life History of Oscar Matthew

When Oscar Matthew Huotari was born on 28 February 1908, in South Dakota, United States, his father, Matts Houtari, was 44 and his mother, Emma Matero, was 44. He married Adelyn Theresa Cauley on 24 July 1939, in Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Norden Township, Hamlin, South Dakota, United States for about 10 years and Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 25 July 1980, in California, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Mission Hills, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Oscar Matthew Huotari
Adelyn Theresa Cauley
Marriage: 24 July 1939
Keith Matthew Huotari

Sources (6)

  • Oscar Huatana in household of Matti Huatana, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Oscar Matthew Huotari in the South Dakota, Marriages, 1905-2017
  • Oscar Matthew Huotari in the California, Death Index, 1940-1997

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 July 1939Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 1

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

    Age 2

    Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.


    Age 19

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Finnish Arvi, Kaisa, Keijo, Veikko, Waino.

    Finnish: from the Finnish form of the Russian personal name Fe(o)dor, from Greek Theodōros (see Theodore ). As a surname it is first recorded in the Savo region in the 16th century.

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

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