Russell John Paulsen

29 March 1932–9 February 2010 (Age 77)
Bayonne, Hudson, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Russell John

When Russell John Paulsen was born on 29 March 1932, in Bayonne, Hudson, New Jersey, United States, his father, Russell Erwin Peter Paulsen, was 20 and his mother, Winifred Emma May, was 18. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Evelyn Leon. He lived in Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States in 1940 and Dumont, Bergen, New Jersey, United States in 2010. He registered for military service in 1951. He died on 9 February 2010, in Schraalenburgh, Bergen, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in North Arlington, Bergen, New Jersey, United States.

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Russell John Paulsen
Evelyn Leon
Russell Paulsen
Laura Paulsen

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World Events (8)


Age 1

New Jersey was severely impacted by the Great Depression. In response to the economic woes of the country, President Franklin D Roosevelt issued a series of programs and regulations referred to as the "New Deal". One-tenth of the New Jersey population was already using New Deal programs by 1933.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 3

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1954 · Nike Missile Sites (Cold War)

Age 22

Because of New Jersey's strategic location, it served a critical role in North American's defense plans during the Cold War. During two of the most intense decades of the Cold War era, New Jersey was home to over a dozen U.S. Army Nike missile installations. The Nike Missiles were named after the mythical Greek goddess of victory, and were deployed at sites that surrounded major metropolitan areas. The sites were deactivated in 1974.

Name Meaning

North German, Frisian, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Paul .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Russell Paulsen in household of Russell Paulsen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mr Russell Paulsen, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Russell Paulsen, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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