Thore Johnson

19 April 1864–28 October 1954 (Age 90)
Odland, Hordaland, Norway

The Life of Thore

When Thore Johnson was born on 19 April 1864, in Odland, Hordaland, Norway, his father, Johannes Knutson, was 25 and his mother, Ingebjørg Toresdatter, was 29. He married Hilma Louisa Andersson in 1887. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Troy, Grant, South Dakota, United States in 1930 and Troy Township, Grant, South Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 28 October 1954, in Strandburg, Grant, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Thore Johnson
1864–1954
Hilma Louisa Andersson
1869–1946
Marriage: 1887
Julius Andrew Johnson
1892–1984
Hilda Selena Johnson
1898–1950
Lillian Louisa "Lilly" Johnson
1901–

Spouse and Children

    Male1864–1954Male

    Hilma Louisa Andersson

    Female1869–1946Female

MARRIAGE
1887
children

(3)

    Julius Andrew Johnson

    Male1892–1984Male

    Female1898–1950Female

    Lillian Louisa "Lilly" Johnson

    Female1901–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Johannes Knutson

    Male1838–Male

    Ingebjørg Toresdatter

    Female1835–Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · 1865 Norwegian Census

Age 1

Arranged by county, clerical district, parish. Includes names with their birth years & places, position in family, occupation, indexes to farms & localities.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thore Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thore Johnson, "Minnesota State Census, 1905"
  • Thore Johnson, "United States Census, 1900"

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