John Albert Lofgren

28 July 1922–17 February 2009 (Age 86)
Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States

The Life of John Albert

When John Albert Lofgren was born on 28 July 1922, in Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States, his father, Hjalmar Martin Lofgren, was 29 and his mother, Gertrude Erickson, was 23. He lived in Sioux Falls, Lincoln, South Dakota, United States in 1935. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 17 February 2009, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States.

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John Albert Lofgren
Ruth Joyce Ullman

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    Hjalmar Martin Lofgren





World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 23

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Löfgren): ornamental name composed of the elements löv ‘leaf’ + gren ‘branch’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John A Lofgren, "South Dakota State Census, 1925"
  • John Albert Lofgren, "South Dakota State Census, 1935"
  • John Lofgren in household of Hjalmar Lofgren, "United States Census, 1930"

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