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James Gust Olson[1]

Male 1870 - 1926  (55 years)


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  • Name James Gust Olson 
    Born 14 Nov 1870  Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 21 May 1871  Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Highland Prairie Lutheran Church, witnesses Lars Larsen, Mikkel Hansen, Oline Olsdatter, Christine Oldsdatter.
    Occupation Gust owned a grocery store in Spokane, WA. 
    Died 3 Jun 1926  Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Olson, James. G., 55 years. E1595 Illinois. Survived by his wife, Louise Olson, and sons Walter, Ralph and James; also a daughter, Louise, all of Spokane. Funeral services Monday at 11 a.m. at Hennessey & Calloway's chapel. I.O.O.F. No. 52 will officiate at the cemetery.

      1900 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Chattaroy, Jean Portier, 59, born France, farmer, wife Constance, 45, born France, son John, 24, born England, son Willie H., 7, born WA, mother-in-law Bedel Tenant, 83, born France, James G. Olsen, son-in-law, born Nov 1870, age 29, married 2/12, born WI, parents born Norway, farm labor, daughter Ann Louisa, born Jul 1877, age 22, born England, parents born France.

      1910 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Spokane, James G. Olson, 39, married once for 10 years, born MN, grocery retail merchant, with wife Louisa 32, mother of 3 children all living, born England, children Ralph 7, Walter 5

      1920 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Spokane, James G. OIsen, 49, born MN, parents born Norway, Groceries Merchant, with wife Louisa A. 42, born Jersey Island, children Ralph J. 17, Walter J. 15, Louise C. 13, James F. 9, mother-in-law Constance L. Portier, 65, widow, immigrated to US in 1883, born France

      Gustav James [2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]
    Person ID I1419  Mindrum
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2014 

    Father Christian Olaus Olson,   b. 8 Apr 1836, Levang, Stod, Nord-Trondelag, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1920, Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Anna Gurine (Annie) Peterson,   b. 14 Feb 1832, Bergen, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1903, Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1859  Caledonia, Houston, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann Louisa Portier,   b. Jul 1877, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Apr 1900  Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 11
    Children 
     1. Ralph J. Olsen,   b. Abt 1902, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Walter J. Olsen,   b. 22 Jun 1904, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1974, Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Louise C. Olsen,   b. 7 Aug 1906, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1964, Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     4. James Francis Olsen,   b. 30 Jun 1910, Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1933, Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F480  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Mindrum GEDCOM file imported on 25 Jan 1999 from Addy Monsen.

    2. [S1343] 1900 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Chattaroy, Enum. Dist. 48, sheet 7A.

    3. [S5067] Highland Prairie Church baptismal records, p. 98.

    4. [S7997] Washington Deaths, 1883-1960, www.ancestry.com.

    5. [S1653] James G. Olson obituary, Spokane Spokesman Review, 5 Jun 1926, p. 13.

    6. [S451] 1910 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Spokane Ward 5, District 206.

    7. [S450] 1920 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Spokane, District 269.

    8. [S36] Nåkkå tå kvart frå Kvam og Følling, Utgitt av Kvam Historielag 1990.

    9. [S5067] Highland Prairie Church baptismal records.

    10. [S7] Marriage Certificate received by Addy Monsen.

    11. [S6830] Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004, www.ancestry.com.