Robert Samuel Swanson

13 January 1912–6 December 1999 (Age 87)
New Sweden, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

The Life of Robert Samuel

When Robert Samuel Swanson was born on 13 January 1912, in New Sweden, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, his father, Johan Alfred Swanson, was 30 and his mother, Hilma Linnea Charlotta Isaksson, was 27. He married Clara Jane Hazel on 17 December 1965, in Idaho, United States. He lived in Osgood Election Precinct, Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 6 December 1999, at the age of 87.

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Robert Samuel Swanson
Clara Jane Hazel
Marriage: 17 December 1965

Spouse and Children

17 December 1965
Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 3

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of Swedish Svensson or Danish and Norwegian Svensen ( see Svendsen ).2 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Swan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Swanson na família de Hilma Swanson, “United States Census, 1940”
  • Robert Swanson na família de Albert Swanson, “United States Census, 1920”
  • Robert S Swanson in household of John Swanson, "United States Census, 1930"

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