|Birth: ||Jan. 30, 1908|
Møre og Romsdal fylke, Norway
|Death: ||Jul. 13, 1963|
Aslaug Signe Kvam was born in Alesund, Norway to Sigvarda Kvam Qualm and Otto Larsen. She was an illegitamate child. Her parents never married. Aslaug and her newborn brother Henning G. Kvam (b.Apr 18, 1910) were left in Norway to live with their grandparents Anna Kvam (wife of Nikolai Kvam).
Aslaug migrated to America in 1925 her name was changed to Ethel Qualm. She attended Platte High School and graduated in 1930 at the age of 22. She had already completed high school in Norway, but had to do it again. She went to nursing school and worked at the Johns Hopkins Hosptial. She was an RN.
She married Dr. Donald Cook. They had 2 children: Marian Cook and Donald Cook. Dr. Donald cook became ill and was placed in a home.
Ethel married a Max Cappers who was a CPA for Sears Roebuck.
In 1963 Ethel died a tragic death at such a young age. She died in a fire.
Sigvarda Ragna Jensine Qualm Reimers (1886 - 1977)
Donald D. Cook (1907 - 1978)*
Lawrence Steven Kvam Lausund Qualm (1906 - 1986)*
Aslaug Signe Kvam Qualm Cook (1908 - 1963)
Henning Godfred Kvam (1910 - 1997)*
Oak Hill Cemetery
Created by: Q
Record added: Jul 30, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7723876