Marcus Haldan Torgerson

13 February 1888–5 March 1946 (Age 58)
Eagle Lake, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States

The Life Summary of Marcus Haldan

When Marcus Haldan Torgerson was born on 13 February 1888, in Eagle Lake, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States, his father, Michael Torgerson, was 43 and his mother, Helga Austbo Esping, was 36. He married Sena Aasine O. Huso on 19 July 1916, in Plentywood, Sheridan, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Phillips, Montana, United States in 1920 and Spokane City, Spokane, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 5 March 1946, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Marcus Haldan Torgerson
Sena Aasine O. Huso
Marriage: 19 July 1916
Morris O Torgerson
Stanley Harlan Torgerson
Alvera Mildred Torgerson
Dorothy Lorine Torgerson
Urben Arlie Torgerson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 July 1916Plentywood, Sheridan, Montana, United States
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Montana is 41st state.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 2
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    Age 16
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Anders, Arlis, Helmer, Hjalmer, Iver, Ordell, Swen, Toralf.Americanized form of Norwegian Torgersen . Compare Torgeson .Americanized form (and a very rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Torgersson, a rare cognate of 1 above.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (14)

    • Marcus H Torgerson in entry for Urben Arlie Torgerson, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"
    • Haldan M Torgerson in household of Michael Torgerson, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Markus H. Torgerson, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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