Daniel Petersen

Male25 December 1888–October 1966

Brief Life History of Daniel

When Daniel Petersen was born on 25 December 1888, in Herington, Dickinson, Kansas, United States, his father, Christian Carl Pedersen, was 42 and his mother, Lassine Pethrine Christensen, was 33. He lived in Richland Township, Cowley, Kansas, United States in 1900. He died in October 1966, in Dickinson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Abilene, Dickinson, Kansas, United States.

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Sources (7)

  • Daniel Peterson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Daniel Petersen, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Daniel Peterson, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.

1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lars, Niels, Jorgen, Holger, Anders, Einer, Aksel, Bent, Gunner, Knud.

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Peter .

Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Pedersen or Pettersen .

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

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