Olgh (Heyerdahl) Skattebol (1861 - 1905)

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Olgh Josefina (Heyerdahl) Skattebol
1861 - 1905
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1861
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1905
WA United States of America
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United States of America
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Olgh Heyerdahl Skattebol was born in 1861. She was born into the Heyerdahl family and married into the Skattebol family. According to her family tree, Olgh was mother to 1 child. She married Olaf Skattebol, and they gave birth to Lars Skattebol. She died in 1905 in WA United States of America at 44 years of age. We know that Olgh Heyerdahl Skattebol had been residing in United States of America.
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Olgh Heyerdahl Skattebol
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Norwegian

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Norway, USA
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Olgh Heyerdahl Skattebol, mother to 1 child, passed away in 1905 in WA United States of America at 44 years of age. She was buried in United States of America. She was born in 1861. According to her family tree, she married Olaf Skattebol, and they gave birth to Lars Skattebol. We know that Olgh Heyerdahl Skattebol had been residing in United States of America.

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In 1861, in the year that Olgh Heyerdahl Skattebol was born, The Royal Seminary (Sweden) became the first institute of its kind in Sweden to be open to women, allowing women to obtain a teaching degree.

In 1873, Olgh was just 12 years old when on March 4th, Ulysses S. Grant was inaugurated for a second time as President of the United States. Grant ran against Horace Greeley - "go West, young man" - and won 55.6% of the popular vote versus Greeley's 43.8%.

In 1882, when she was 21 years old, on September 4th, the switch to the first commercial electrical power plant in the U.S. - at 255-257 Pearl Street - was flipped by Thomas Edison. It lit one square mile of lower Manhattan and was powered by coal. The "electrical age" had begun.

In 1893, by the time she was 32 years old, a songbook, called Song Stories for the Kindergarten, was published by sisters Patty and Mildred Hill. One of the songs included in the book was "Good Morning to All" - later the lyrics were changed and it became "Happy Birthday to You".

In 1905, in the year of Olgh Heyerdahl Skattebol's passing, the first movie theater opened in the United States in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It was the first theater to show nothing but movies - silent films. Two men, John P. Harris and his brother-in-law Harry Davis, opened the Nickelodeon on Smithfield Street - charging 5 cents for admission. The first day, 450 people watched movies at the new theater - on the second day, more than 1500 people stood in line to get in.

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