Peter Meyer Olson was born 7 November 1952 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States to Wendell Luverne Olson (1923) and Ione Anna Meyer (1923-2010) and died 27 February 2003 at 5747 Auto Club Road, 55437 in Bloomington, Minnesota, United States of pneumonia. Ancestors are from the United States, Germany, Sweden, Prussia.


Offspring of Wendell Olson and Ione Anna Meyer (1923-2010)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Cynthia Ann Olson (1948) 26 April 1948 Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States Matthias Anthony Lynch (1944)
Hans Joachim Peters (1928-2004)

Peter Meyer Olson (1952-2003) 7 November 1952 Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States 27 February 2003 Bloomington, Minnesota, United States


Although he was drafted into the Vietnam War, Peter instead received official Conscientious Objector status and did not serve. His father, a veteran of WWII, has said that this is one of the things he is most proud of about his son.


Peter attended the Institute of Technology and received his Bachelor of Environmental Design in 1980 from the University of Minnesota.


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  • Death Certificate