Halvor Mogenson

Male19 March 1842–10 March 1930

Brief Life History of Halvor

When Halvor Mogenson was born on 19 March 1842, in Aust-Agder, Norway, his father, Mogen Halvorsen, was 23 and his mother, Sena Karine Johnsdr, was 30. He married Martha Stine Johnsen on 8 March 1872, in Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Øyestad, Aust-Agder, Norway in 1842. He died on 10 March 1930, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Wildwood Cemetery, Sheboygan, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Halvor Mogenson
Martha Stine Johnsen
Marriage: 8 March 1872
Stephan Maurice Mogensen
Stefan Maurice Halvorsen
Eleanore Oliva Mogensen
Marentius Mogensen
Marencius Mogensen
Harriet Olava Mogensen
Sylvina ( Silvanja) Marryanne Mogensen
Salvaina Maryanne Magnussen
Ester Sofie Mogenson
Sara Mogensen

Sources (13)

  • Morgenson Halvor in household of Fred S Middleton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Halvor Mogensen in entry for Harriet Olava, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Halvor Mogensen in entry for Ellenora Oliva Marie, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 March 1872Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
  • Children (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1843 · Edvard Grieg

    Age 1

    Birth year of renown musical composer and pianist. Born in Bergen, Norway. Musical composer and pianist whose music is known worldwide. His use and development of Norwegian folk music in his own compositions brought the music of Norway to develop a national identity,


    Age 4

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 23

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Palle.

    Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Mogens, Danish form of Magnus . This surname is rare in Norway. Compare Morgensen .

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

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