Florence Leonette Tryggestad

28 August 1905–26 August 1999 (Age 93)
Jefferson, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Florence Leonette

When Florence Leonette Tryggestad was born on 28 August 1905, in Jefferson, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Andrew Tryggestad, was 34 and her mother, Anna Marie Hanson, was 30. She married Earl Skrede on 28 February 1923, in Viroqua, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Dubuque, Wisconsin Territory, United States in 1905 and Harmony, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States in 1920. She died on 26 August 1999, in Viroqua, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Viroqua, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earl Skrede
Florence Leonette Tryggestad
Marriage: 28 February 1923
Clayton Odean Skrede

Spouse and Children

28 February 1923
Viroqua, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Anna Marie Hanson




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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 2

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

Age 26

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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Sources (3)

  • 1920 - Tryggestad in household of Andrew Tryggestad, "United States Census"
  • 1930 - Florence Skrede in household of Earl Skrede, "United States Census"
  • 1910 - Florance E Tryggestad in household of Andrew Tryggestad, "United States Census"

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