Trygve N. Brevig

8 July 1915–3 October 1988 (Age 73)
Stony Brook Township, Grant, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Trygve N.

When Trygve N. Brevig was born on 8 July 1915, in Stony Brook Township, Grant, Minnesota, United States, his father, Niels Knudsen Aasbraatan Brevig, was 52 and his mother, Anne Heier, was 37. He died on 3 October 1988, in Fergus Falls, Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Grant, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Niels Knudsen Aasbraatan Brevig
1863–1945
Anne Heier
1877–1968
Clarence Harry Brevig
1899–1905
Maria Bertine Brevig
1901–
Hilda Caroline Brevig
1903–1988
Clarence Alvin Brevig
1905–1984
Ingvald Brevig
1908–1979
Nora Agnes Brevig
1911–1987
Adolph Brevig
1913–1963
Trygve N. Brevig
1915–1988
Edwin Brevig
1917–1971
Thora Brevig
1920–1998

Parents and Siblings

    Niels Knudsen Aasbraatan Brevig

    Male1863–1945Male

    Anne Heier

    Female1877–1968Female

siblings

(10)

    Clarence Harry Brevig

    Male1899–1905Male

    Maria Bertine Brevig

    Female1901–Female

    Female1903–1988Female

    Male1905–1984Male

    Ingvald Brevig

    Male1908–1979Male

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 16

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant of Brevik .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Trygne Breig in household of Nels K Breig, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Trygve Brevig in household of N K Brevig, "United States Census, 1920"

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