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John (Johannes) Jacobson
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1882
Moen
Troms fylke, Norway
Death: Feb. 13, 1938
Aberdeen
Grays Harbor County
Washington, USA

John was the second of 11 children born to Torsten (Thurston)Jacobsen and Karoline Johnsdatter(Johnson)of Maalselv, Troms Co., Norway. According to Norwegian family records, he was born 15 Jan. 1882. His siblings were: Jentoft b. 15.3.1880, Magna Kornelie b. 11.8.1883, Sigurd Berg b. 23.2.1885, Theodor Dahl b.25.9.1886,Thea Karoline b. 12.7.1889, Johanna b. 15.1.1890,Olav b. 17.4.1892, Karl b. 11.2.1894, Martha Sigfrida b. 14.2.1896, and Hilma b. 24.6.1898.
John emigrated to the U. S. on the ship "Compania" from Liverpool and at age 18, arrived at Ellis Island, New York on 14 Apr. 1900. His brother Sigurd and sister Thea later emigrated also and lived in Aberdeen.
He married Marie M. Boe at Pope Co. Minnesota on 17 Nov. 1914. Her parents were also from Norway. He lived most of his life in Aberdeen with his wife and step-daughter, Marianne Jacobson b. Great Falls, Montana in 1912, and their two children, Orwell b. 1915 and Thelma b. 1917. Orwell died in 1922. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Marie Matilda Boe Jacobson (1887 - 1979)
 
 Children:
  Marianne Loraine Jacobson Allison (1912 - 2003)*
  Orwill Selmer Jacobson (1915 - 1922)*
  Thelma C. Jacobson Kinaven (1917 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fern Hill Cemetery
Aberdeen
Grays Harbor County
Washington, USA
Plot: lot 48/ block 25/ grave 4
 
Created by: Patricia Tiram
Record added: Apr 15, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108522277
John (Johannes) Jacobson
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John (Johannes) Jacobson
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