Anders Olsen Jordahl (1878-1969)

Anders Olsen Jordahl (1878-1969)
Norwegian-American engineer, inventor, entrepreneur and artist ; 
Anders Jordahl ; A.O. Jordahl ; A. O. Jordahl ; Anders O. Jordahl ; A. Olsen Jordahl ; 
[Born April 4, 1878 in Elverum, Hedmark, Norway – died February 18, 1969 in East Millstone, Somerset, NY]

 

SAL record control number: 88348 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Anders Olsen Jordahl (1878-1969) biography:

Birth: April 4, 1878 in Elverum, Hedmark, Norway ; 
Death: February 18, 1969 in East Millstone, Somerset, NY ; 
Sex: Male ; 
Ethnicity: White ; 
Zodiac:
Aries ; 

Known for: Patents for concrete anchors and connectors ; 
Medium: Oil ; 
Technique: Painting ; 
Subjects: Landscape ; still-life ; 

Areas: Elverum, Hedmark, Norway ; Germany ; Sweden ; CA ; East Millstone, Somerset, NY ; 
Region: Europe ; North East ; West Coast ; 
Lived: Elverum, Hedmark, Norway ; Germany ; Sweden ; East Millstone, Somerset, NY ; 
Father: Ole Kristoffersen Jordahl (1849-1924), a school teacher ; 
Mother: Mari Andersdatter Furu (1846-1882) ; Bereth Olsdatter Jordahl (1848-?), biological mother ; 
Relatives: Kristofer Olsen Jordahl (1874-1926), brother ; Karen Olsdatter Jordahl (1876-1932), brother ; Karen Olsdatter Jordahl (1876-1932), sister ; Harald Olsen Jordahl (1880-1962), sister ; Mari Olsdatter Jordahl (1882-1888), sister ; Olaf Olsen Jordahl (1884-?), brother ; Kristian Olsen (1886-?), brother ; Sigurd Olsen Jordahl (1888-?), brother ; Arne Olsen Jordahl (1890-?), brother ; 
Spouse: Mary Hopkins (Dyas) Jordahl (1880-1967), wife, married November 19, 1904 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH, divorced June 6, 1934 in Bronx, NY ; 
Children: Helen Agnes Jordahl (1906-1996), daughter ; 

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Work: Trained as an engineer, specialized in re-enforced concrete structures ; Deutsche Kahneisen Gesellschaft mbH (now Jordahl GmbH), Germany, structural concrete firm (1913) ; Worked as an executive at a match company ; Moved to Sweden to run companies ; returns to America and lives in New Jersey ;  

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Member: Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, resident & non-resident artist member (1943-1969) ; 
Exhibited with: Salmagundi Club, New York, NY (1956) ; 
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Digital-born document number:
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Record birth date:
June 7, 20201

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