Olaf Iversen

20 July 1909–1974 (Age 64)
Norway

The Life of Olaf

Olaf Iversen was born on 20 July 1909, in Norway. He married Elfrid Pauline Kristoffersen in 1938, in Norway. He died in 1974, at the age of 65.

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Olaf Iversen
1909–1974
Elfrid Pauline Kristoffersen
–1975
Marriage: 1938

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MARRIAGE
1938
Norway

World Events (3)

1912 · Sonja Henie

Age 3

Birth year of Sonja Henie. She was an Olympic figure skater and a movie star. She won more Olympic and World titles than any other ladies' figure skater.
1913 · Gerhard Naeseth

Age 4

Birth year of Gerhard Naeseth Well-known Genealogist who specialized in Norwegian-Americans and Norwegian immigration. Director and founder of the Vesterheim Genealogical Center, now called the Norwegian-American Genealogical Center and Naeseth Library in Madison, Wisconsin.
1914 · Eidsvold anniversary

Age 5

Centennial of the Norwegian constitution, also called the Eidsvoll anniversary. The idea of ​​a Norwegian emigrant museum first arose at this time.

Name Meaning

1 Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Ivar, from Old Norse Ívarr, a compound of either ív ‘yew tree’, ‘bow’ or Ing (the name of a god) + ar ‘warrior’ or ‘spear’.2 North German (Frisian): patronymic from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements īwa ‘yew (tree)’ + hard ‘strong’, ‘firm’.3 English: variant spelling of Iverson .

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

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