Charles Victor Olmstead, Sr.

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Charles Victor Olmstead, Sr.

Birthdate: (84)
Birthplace: Darwin, MN, USA
Death: March 24, 1968 (84)
Bemidji, Polk, Minnesota, United States (stroke, pneumonia, & advanced age)
Place of Burial: Minnesota, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Alonzo Olmstead and Rebecca Olmstead
Husband of Olive Geneva Olmstead (Wentworth)
Father of Lois Dodds (Olmstead); Charles (Chuck) Olmstead Jr.; John (Jack) Olmstead; Mary Lydia Olmstead; <private> Laswell (Olmstead) and 1 other
Brother of William Arthur Olmstead; Rachel Alzora Matheny; Francis Edward Olmstead; James Alfred Olmstead; Dora Elnorna Olmstead and 4 others
Half brother of Louisa Victoria Smith

Occupation: farmer/lumberjack
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About Charles Victor Olmstead, Sr.

Charles Victor Olmstead moved to Hines, Minnesota in 1904. He was engaged in farming and logging. On December 20, 1916 he married Olive Wentworth at Fort Ripley, Minnesota. Charles was also an avid hunter and fisherman. He was known for his talented gardening abilities and had a large, beautiful vegetable garden.

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Please don't believe the Y-DNA marker which says that Charles is a I2a1 haplogroup. Reports from reliable sources state that the "Olmstead" man who tested for this somewhere down the line was adopted. Charles' granddaughter believes he is likely R-M269, Scandinavian.

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Charles Victor Olmstead, Sr.'s Timeline

December 19, 1883
Darwin, MN, USA
November 28, 1916
Age 32
Litchfield, MN, USA
October 10, 1917
Age 33
Litchfield, Meeker, Minnesota, United States
March 3, 1920
Age 36
Litchfield, MN, USA
November 25, 1928
Age 44
Beltrami, Minnesota, U.S.A
June 12, 1937
Age 53
Beltrami, Minnesota, U.S.A
March 24, 1968
Age 84
Bemidji, Polk, Minnesota, United States
Minnesota, USA