Antti Tikkanen or Tikkner

Male20 February 1882–14 January 1966

Brief Life History of Antti

When Antti Tikkanen or Tikkner was born on 20 February 1882, in Pielavesi, Kuopio, Finland, his father, Japhet Tikkanen, was 33 and his mother, Anna Maria Kumpulainen, was 27. He married Rispiina Rytkönen on 21 September 1907, in Hanna, Carbon, Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Election District 11 Saratoga, Carbon, Wyoming, United States in 1940. His occupation is listed as hay rancher in Wyoming, United States. He died on 14 January 1966, in Astoria, Clatsop, Oregon, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Carbon, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Antti Tikkanen or Tikkner
1882–1966
Rispiina Rytkönen
1882–1963
Marriage: 21 September 1907
Orell Earl Tikkanen
1908–1998
William Andrew Tikkanen
1909–1947

Sources (11)

  • Andrew Tikkanen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anlti Tikkanen, "Wyoming Marriages, 1869-1923"
  • Antti Andrew Tikkanen, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 September 1907Hanna, Carbon, Wyoming, United States
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1886

    Age 4

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1898 · Oregon Historical Society

    Age 16

    The Oregon Historical Society was founded on December 17, 1898, for the “collection, preservation, exhibition, and publication of material of a historical character, especially that relating to the history of Oregon and of the United States.” 

    1904

    Age 22

    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Finnish Eino, Reino, Timo.

    Finnish: ornamental name from tikka ‘woodpecker’ + the surname suffix -nen. This surname is found mainly in eastern Finland.

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

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