Thomas Arent John Steffenson

10 November 1884–6 April 1955 (Age 70)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Thomas Arent John

When Thomas Arent John Steffenson was born on 10 November 1884, in Iowa, United States, his father, John Steffenson, was 54 and his mother, Anna Bondhus Torbjornsdatter, was 34. He died on 6 April 1955, in Vashon, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 70.

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John Steffenson
Anna Bondhus Torbjornsdatter
Anna Jonsdatter
Anna Bertina Steffenson
Thomas Arent John Steffenson

Parents and Siblings

    John Steffenson


    Anna Bondhus Torbjornsdatter




    Anna Jonsdatter



    Anna Bertina Steffenson


World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 5

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Danish or Norwegian Steffensen, a patronymic from the personal name Steffen ( see Steven ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas A J Steffenson in household of Anna G Steffenson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas Arent John Steffenson, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Thomas Arent John Steffenson, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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