Julia E Moen

July 1887–3 August 1953 (Age 66)
Nesheim Twp, North Dakota

The Life of Julia E

When Julia E Moen was born in July 1887, her father, Ole Olsen Moen, was 54 and her mother, Pauline Iversdatter Stordalen, was 41. She married John Freeman Torrance in 1909, in North Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Bohnsack Township, Traill, North Dakota, United States in 1910 and Seattle Election Precinct, King, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 3 August 1953, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

John Freeman Torrance
Julia E Moen
Marriage: 1909
Ernest Betram Torrance
Crystal Geniveve Torrance
Ada Maxine Torrance

Spouse and Children

North Dakota, United States


    Ernest Betram Torrance



    Ada Maxine Torrance


Parents and Siblings

    Ole Olsen Moen


    Pauline Iversdatter Stordalen




    Ole Olsen


    Ole Moen


    Magnus Anton Moen


    Charlie Moen


    Albert Moen


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

North Dakota is the 39th state.
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.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 19

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Simo(e)n ( see Simon ).2 Belgian (van Moen): habitational name for someone from Moen in West Flanders.3 Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads all over Norway, so named from the definite singular form of mo, from Old Norse mór ‘plain’, ‘moor’, ‘heath’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Julia Torrence in household of John F Torrence, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Julia E Torrance in household of John F Torrance, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Julia Moen in household of Pau* Moen, "United States Census, 1900"

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