Shirley Mae Lindstrom

17 June 1927–18 December 1964 (Age 37)
Tracy, Lyon, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Shirley Mae

When Shirley Mae Lindstrom was born on 17 June 1927, in Tracy, Lyon, Minnesota, United States, her father, George Willhelm Lindstrom, was 28 and her mother, Hilma V Anderson, was 26. She married Charles Edward Lund on 7 December 1946, in Chisago, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Marshall, Minnesota, United States in 1935 and Wright Township, Marshall, Minnesota, United States in 1940. She died on 18 December 1964, in Tracy, Lyon, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Redwood, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Edward Lund
Shirley Mae Lindstrom
Marriage: 7 December 1946
Jeffery Ryan Lund

Spouse and Children

7 December 1946
Chisago, Minnesota, United States


    Jeffery Ryan Lund


Parents and Siblings

    George Willhelm Lindstrom


    Hilma V Anderson




World Events (8)


Age 2

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.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 4

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.

Age 14

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Lindström): ornamental name composed of the elements lind ‘lime tree’ + ström ‘river’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Shirley Mae Lindstrom in household of George W Lindstrom, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Shirley Mae Lindstrom in household of George Lindstrom, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Shirley Lindstrom Lund in entry for Jeffrey R Lund, "Minnesota, Obituaries 1865-2006"

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