Joseph Eugene Schenstead

23 July 1887–10 January 1969 (Age 81)
West Union Township, Todd, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Joseph Eugene

When Joseph Eugene Schenstead was born on 23 July 1887, in West Union Township, Todd, Minnesota, United States, his father, Nicolai Olsen Skjenstad, was 40 and his mother, Ellen Eline Mahlen, was 33. He married Jessie Arvida Norum on 27 July 1916. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 10 January 1969, in Lloydminster (Part), Saskatchewan, Canada, at the age of 81, and was buried in Lloydminster, Lloydminster (Part), Saskatchewan, Canada.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph Eugene Schenstead
1887–1969
Jessie Arvida Norum
1889–1951
Marriage: 27 July 1916
Vernon Harold Francis Schenstead
1913–1992
Oscar Marius Schenstead
1917–2002
Carl Milton Schenstead
1921–2001
Melba Mary Lauretta Schenstead
1924–2009

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 July 1916
children

(4)

    Male1913–1992Male

    Oscar Marius Schenstead

    Male1917–2002Male

    Carl Milton Schenstead

    Male1921–2001Male

    Melba Mary Lauretta Schenstead

    Female1924–2009Female

Parents and Siblings

    Nicolai Olsen Skjenstad

    Male1847–1890Male

    Female1854–1948Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 6

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 22

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

We don’t have any information about this name.

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Schenstadt in household of Ellen Schenstadt, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eugene Schenstead in entry for Mrs Melba Morrow, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Joseph Schenstead, "Saskatchewan Cemetery Transcripts, ca. 1850-1994"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.