Jorgen Nielsen Lausten

1884–1956 (Age 72)
Colusa, California, United States

The Life of Jorgen Nielsen

When Jorgen Nielsen Lausten was born in 1884, in Colusa, California, United States, his father, Christian Christian Lausten, was 27 and his mother, Anna Kristina Nikolina Hattens, was 24. He married Lela May Brown on 31 July 1910, in Colusa, Colusa, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Maxwell, Colusa, California, United States in 1900 and Williams, Colusa, California, United States for about 20 years. He died on 19 January 1956, in Colusa, California, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Jorgen Nielsen Lausten
1884–1956
Lela May Brown
1890–1970
Marriage: 31 July 1910
Charles Cecil Lausten
1911–1965
Jacquelyn Gayle Lausten
John Russell Lausten
1913–
Willie Mae Lausten
1915–2006
Kenneth D. Lausten
1917–1918
Rae Marie Lausten
1920–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
31 July 1910
Colusa, Colusa, California, United States
children

(6)

  • Charles Cecil Lausten

    Male1911–1965Male

  • John Russell Lausten

    Male1913–Male

  • Willie Mae Lausten

    Female1915–2006Female

  • Kenneth D. Lausten

    Male1917–1918Male

  • Rae Marie Lausten

    Female1920–Female

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Christian Christian Lausten

    Male1857–1933Male

  • Anna Kristina Nikolina Hattens

    Female1860–1936Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 7

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

German: nickname for an eavesdropper or nosy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German lūstern ‘to eavesdrop’.

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

Sources (3)

  • John N Lausten, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Lausten in household of Christian Lausten, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John N Lausten in household of Christian Lausten, "United States Census, 1910"

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