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Arno PetersonAge: 82 years18961978

Name
Arno Peterson
Given names
Arno
Surname
Peterson
Birth 12 April 1896 30 22
Birth of a sisterSelma Eleanor Peterson
19 September 1898 (Age 2 years)
Census 1 June 1900 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a brotherWaino Steven Peterson
28 March 1901 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterHelmi Ester Peterson
11 January 1904 (Age 7 years)
Death of a sisterHelmi Ester Peterson
11 January 1904 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge Hjalmar Peterson
24 November 1905 (Age 9 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge Hjalmar Peterson
24 November 1905 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherHelmar Peterson
26 February 1907 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterIrene Peterson
1 December 1909 (Age 13 years)
Census 1910 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherTheodore Peterson
28 November 1912 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a brotherPaul Peterson
4 April 1917 (Age 20 years)
Census 1920 (Age 23 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Tobias Richard ‘Toby’ Peterson
12 October 1924 (Age 28 years)
Note: Toby weighed 2 pounds when he was born. He was kept in oil-soaked cotton in a box over the wood-stove in the kitchen. The only people allowed in the kitchen were his mother and grandmother, who were his nurses and full-time caretakers. Everything was boiled before being used for him. He was not born in a hospital, but rather accidentally after a taking a bumpy pre-birth ride over a country road in the Upper Penninsula of Michigan (perhaps Liminga). His mother kept a journal of his care, but she lost it in one of their moves.
Census 1 April 1930 (Age 33 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2
Geraldine Margaret Peterson
3 January 1931 (Age 34 years)

Death of a fatherTopias Rodionoff
5 October 1941 (Age 45 years)
Death of a motherMargarette Savela
22 May 1954 (Age 58 years)
Death of a brotherWaino Steven Peterson
17 March 1972 (Age 75 years)
Burial of a brotherWaino Steven Peterson
1972 (Age 75 years)
Death of a sisterOlga Peterson
10 October 1973 (Age 77 years) Age: 79
Cause: heart failure
Occupation
Civil engineer
yes

Employer: State of Michigan
Note: Arno Peterson helped to survey and build US Highway 2 along the northern shore of Lake Michigan.
Death 28 September 1978 (Age 82 years)
Religion
Baha'i
yes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder sister
22 months
himself
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Helmi Ester Peterson
Birth: 11 January 1904 37 30Tapiola, MI USA
Death: 11 January 1904Tapiola, Mi. USA
22 months
younger brother
George Hjalmar Peterson
Birth: 24 November 1905 39 32Tapiola, MI USA
Death: 24 November 1905Tapiola, Mi. USA
15 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
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himself
wife
son
daughter
Private
daughter

Occupation
Arno Peterson helped to survey and build US Highway 2 along the northern shore of Lake Michigan.