Alfred Ferdinand Thoe

1898–1985 (Age 87)
Vernon, Dodge, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Alfred Ferdinand

When Alfred Ferdinand Thoe was born on 13 May 1898, in Vernon, Dodge, Minnesota, United States, his father, Fremont Jackson Thoe, was 39 and his mother, Lisa Otterness, was 40. He married Emma Jeanette Gulbranson on 25 July 1923, in Vernon, Dodge, Minnesota, United States. He lived in Vernon Township, Dodge, Minnesota, United States in 1900. He died on 18 July 1985, in Hayfield, Dodge, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 87.

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Alfred Ferdinand Thoe
Emma Jeanette Gulbranson
Marriage: 25 July 1923

Spouse & Children

25 July 1923
Vernon, Dodge, Minnesota, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Fremont Jackson Thoe


  • Lisa Otterness




  • Jacob F Thoe


  • Male1884–1976Male

  • Bertha Sophia Thoe


  • Nora Lydia Thoe


  • Male1898–1985Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 8

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Alfred F Thoe in household of F J Thoe, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alfred Thae in household of Fremont J Thae, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Alfred Ferdinand Thoe, "Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001"

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