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Friday, January 8, 2016

Irene H Olsen - U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012

I got a definite match up for Irene H Olsen (who is my great aunt) with the U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012!! YAY! I found this one too! On the yearbook's page her pic and info is on the top left.

Here is what I found out:

Name: Irene H Olsen
Estimated birth year: abt 1922
School: Deering High School
School Location: Portland, Maine, USA
Year: 1938


Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Original data: Various school yearbooks from across the United States.


CLICK HERE to view the document.



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Irene Hannah Olsen - Baptism Record

I got a definite match up for Irene Hannah Olsen (who is my great aunt) with the U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940. She is also Karl H. Olsen's youngest sister.

Here is what I found out:

Name: Irene Hannah Olsen
Event Type: Baptism
Birth Date: 18 Aug 1920
Baptism Date: 14 Aug 1927
Baptism Place: Brooklyn, New York
Father: Martin Olsen
Mother: Josephine Olsen
Church Name: First Lutheran
Church Location: Portland, Maine


Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.


CLICK HERE to view the document.



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Thursday, January 7, 2016

Olga M Olsen - U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012

I got a definite match up for Olga M Olsen (who is my great aunt) with the U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012!! I'm so happy! I figured since I found her sister Doris' high school yearbook photo and school info than I might find hers too, and I did! On the yearbook's page her pic and info is the first one on the left.

Here is what I found out:

Name: Olga M Olsen
Estimated birth year: abt 1917
School: Deering High School
School Location: Portland, Maine, USA
Year: 1933


Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Original data: Various school yearbooks from across the United States.


CLICK HERE to view the document.



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Doris J Olsen - U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012

I got a definite match up for Doris J Olsen (who is my great aunt) with the U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012!! Her high school yearbook photo and school info! I find this very cool! In on the yearbook's page her pic and info is the last one on the right.

Here is what I found out:

Name: Doris J Olsen
Estimated birth year: abt 1917
School: Deering High School
School Location: Portland, Maine, USA
Year: 1933


Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Original data: Various school yearbooks from across the United States.


CLICK HERE to view the document.



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Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Olga Marie Olsen & Doris Josephine Olsen - Baptism Records

I got a definite match up for Olga Marie Olsen & Doris Josephine Olsen (who are my great aunts) with the U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940. They are also Karl H. Olsen's younger sisters and I'm posting them together because it seems that they got baptized at the same time.

Here is what I found out:

Name: Olga Marie Olsen
Event Type: Baptism
Birth Date: 2 May 1915
Baptism Date: 29 Apr 1917
Baptism Place: Brooklyn, New York
Father: Martin Olsen
Mother: Anna Olsen**
Church Name: First Lutheran
Church Location: Portland, Maine

Name: Doris Josephine Olsen
Event Type: Baptism
Birth Date: 22 Aug 1916
Baptism Date: 29 Apr 1917
Baptism Place: Brooklyn, New York
Father: Martin Olsen
Mother: Anna Olsen**
Church Name: First Lutheran
Church Location: Portland, Maine

** I believe the person who wrote this information down either misunderstood her name or this was her nickname, since her first name was Hannah.

Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.


CLICK HERE to view the document.



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I got a definite match up for Karl/Carl Harold Olsen (who is my paternal grandfather) with the U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940. Basically I found my grandfather's baptism record! =0)

Here is what I found out:
Name: Carl Harold Olsen
Event Type: Baptism
Birth Date: 1913
Baptism Date: 3 May 1913
Baptism Place: Brooklyn, New York
Father: Martin Olsen
Mother: Hanna Olsen
Church Name: First Lutheran
Church Location: Portland, Maine

Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.


CLICK HERE to view the document.



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Tuesday, January 5, 2016

RIP Anne Andrews

I'm sorry this is being posted so late but I really wanted to post this here. My Great Aunt Anne passed away not to long ago and in honor of her here is her obituary...




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