Rosa Walborg Olson

30 October 1907–20 June 1986 (Age 78)
Malmo, Malmohus Co, Skane Province, Sweden

The Life of Rosa Walborg

When Rosa Walborg Olson was born on 30 October 1907, her father, Jonas Hilmer Olofsson, was 33 and her mother, Hilma Paulina Hansson, was 21. She married Kennard William Kinney on 26 October 1934, in Princeton, Bureau, Illinois, United States. She lived in Malmö, Malmö Slott, Malmöhus, Sweden in 1906 and Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 20 June 1986, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Kennard William Kinney
Rosa Walborg Olson
Marriage: 26 October 1934

Spouse and Children

26 October 1934
Princeton, Bureau, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Jonas Hilmer Olofsson


    Hilma Paulina Hansson





    Roy Olof Olson


    Jack Carroll Olson


World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 3

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Olsson or Danish and Norwegian Olsen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rosa W Olson in household of Jonas H Olson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rosa Kinney in household of Johnes H Olson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rosa Valborg in household of Jonas Hilmer Olsson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"

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