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.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Eugene Schenstead
Jessie Arvida Norum
Marriage: 27 July 1916
Vernon Harold Francis Schenstead
Oscar Marius Schenstead
Carl Milton Schenstead
Melba Mary Lauretta Schenstead

Spouse and Children

27 July 1916



    Oscar Marius Schenstead


    Carl Milton Schenstead


    Melba Mary Lauretta Schenstead


Parents and Siblings

    Nicolai Olsen Skjenstad





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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.

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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"

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