Henry Thorvald Moe

29 January 1901–26 April 1946 (Age 45)
Presho, Lyman, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Henry Thorvald

When Henry Thorvald Moe was born on 29 January 1901, in Presho, Lyman, South Dakota, United States, his father, Martin Hanson Moe, was 38 and his mother, Nina Annetta Brakke, was 28. He married Iva Verom VanHorn on 15 June 1935, in Gettysburg, Potter, South Dakota, United States. He lived in Lyman, South Dakota, United States in 1935 and Presho Township, Lyman, South Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 26 April 1946, in Sanator, Custer, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Presho, Lyman, South Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Thorvald Moe
1901–1946
Iva Verom VanHorn
1905–1982
Marriage: 15 June 1935

Spouse and Children

    Male1901–1946Male

    Iva Verom VanHorn

    Female1905–1982Female

MARRIAGE
15 June 1935
Gettysburg, Potter, South Dakota, United States

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 2

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 15

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Moe or (modernized) Mo, from Old Norse mór ‘plain’, ‘moor’, ‘heath’.2 Swedish: ornamental or topographic name from mo ‘sandy heathland’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Moe in household of Nina Moe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry T Moe in household of Martin H Moe, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry Moe in household of Martin H Moe, "United States Census, 1920"

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