Palmer Edgar Ellingson

15 October 1891–1 March 1972 (Age 80)
Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Palmer Edgar

When Palmer Edgar Ellingson was born on 15 October 1891, in Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Gunder Ellingson, was 43 and his mother, Maria Anne Christensen, was 33. He married Amy Christine Carstensen on 16 May 1915, in Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Brown, Wisconsin, United States in 1900 and Wisconsin, United States in 1972. He died on 1 March 1972, in Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Allouez, Brown, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Palmer Edgar Ellingson
Amy Christine Carstensen
Marriage: 16 May 1915
Eunice Ellingson
Robert M Ellingson
Phyllis Ellingson

Spouse and Children

16 May 1915
Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin, United States


    Eunice Ellingson


    Robert M Ellingson


    Phyllis Ellingson


Parents and Siblings

    Gunder Ellingson


    Maria Anne Christensen




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 16

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

American spelling of Norwegian Ellingsen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Palmer Ellingson in household of Gunder Eller*, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Palmer Ellingson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Palmer Ellingson, "United States Census, 1940"

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