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 Carl Emil Dahl

Carl Emil Dahl

Kristiansand, Kristiansand kommune, Vest-Agder fylke, Norway
Death 7 Oct 1933 (aged 59)
West New Brighton, Richmond County (Staten Island), New York, USA
Burial Sunnyside, Richmond County (Staten Island), New York, USA
Plot Section New, block 66, plot 3, grave B
Memorial ID 10062875 · View Source
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Carl Emil Dahl (1874-1933) emigrated from Norway in 1887 and worked as a carpenter on Staten Island in New York City. (b. 1875, Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway - d. October 07, 1933, West New Brighton, Staten Island, Richmond County, New York, USA)

Hans Jacob Dahl (c1850-?) and Anne Elisabeth Magnusdatter (c1850-?).

He was born in Kristiansand, Norway on August 9, 1874 as Karl Emil Hansen.

He emigrated to the US in 1887 and lived on Staten Island in New York.

He married Bertha Henrietta Marcussen (1887-c1965) on March 25, 1912 in Brooklyn. She had emigrated in 1910 from Norway.

Together they had the following children: Karl Edward Dahl (1913-1946) who was working at a department store as a salesman in 1930; Edward Dahl (1914-?); Henry Antone Dahl I (1915-1966) who was a ship carpenter and dock builder who married Edith Christensen (1918-1986); and Beatrice Dahl (1919-?) who married Walter J. Smith.

Staten Island:
In 1930 the family was living at 49 Mann Avenue in West New Brighton on Staten Island in New York. Karl senior was working as a carpenter.

He died in 1933 as "Carl Dahl" and was listed in the New York City Death Index as death number "1776" in Richmond County. He died of "carcinoma of the penis with metastasis to the bladder".

He was buried in Silver Mount Cemetery on Staten Island.

Bertha married Harvey Henry Olsen (1875-?) after they met on a trip she took to Norway.

Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on December 9, 2004. Updated with the marriage year based on the 1930 census; and removed "Erasmus" as his middle name on November 10, 2009. Updated on March 7, 2011 with "Bertha Henrietta Markussen" from the New York City marriage index. Updated on April 10, 2012 with information on his birth in the Familysearch index.


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  • Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
  • Added: 9 Dec 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10062875
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Carl Emil Dahl (9 Aug 1874–7 Oct 1933), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10062875, citing Silver Mount Cemetery, Sunnyside, Richmond County (Staten Island), New York, USA ; Maintained by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) (contributor 46580804) .