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Olson, Violet S. 1915 - 1918


Posted By: Reid R. Johnson (email)
Date: 11/18/2021 at 12:14:51

Elkader Register & Argus, Thur., 20 June 1918. Wagner column.

Another child, the 2 year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Olson, died from whooping cough on Monday afternoon. She leaves to mourn, two sisters, besides her parents. Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to the bereaved family.


Death Certificate (familysearch.org):

Violet Selma Oelson
DOB: 09/09/1915
DOD: 06/15/1918
Cause: Bronchial pneumonia, contributory Whooping cough
Father: Oscar Oelson
Mother: Luena Reirson
Burial: Wagner cemetery, 6/18/1918
Informant: Oscar Oelson, Elkader, Iowa

Note: The obit of Oscar T. Olson states he was preceded in death by a daughter Violet.

Conflict w/Death Certificate: Violet Selma Olson has a gravestone in the Norway cemetery, as do her parents Oscar & Louena. Surname spelled OELSON on death cert. but OLSON on gravestone


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