John Olsen Halse Aagvik

1864–1945 (Age 81)
Stangvik, Surnadal, Møre og Romsdal, Norway

The Life of John Olsen Halse

When John Olsen Halse Aagvik was born on 17 April 1864, in Stangvik, Surnadal, Møre og Romsdal, Norway, his father, Ole Nilsen Broskehagen, was 33 and his mother, Helge Johnsdatter Roseth Ulvund, was 29. He married Gertrude Martinnsen in 1890, in Stangvik, Surnadal, Møre og Romsdal, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 26 December 1945, in Manistique, Schoolcraft, Michigan, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Manistique, Schoolcraft, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Olsen Halse Aagvik
1864–1945
Gertrude Martinnsen
1868–1947
Marriage: 1890
Helga Alvida Halsey
1891–1954
Milton Halsey
1894–1928
Agnes Halsey
1896–1983
Nelson Arnold Halsey
1898–1984
Laura M Halsey
1900–
Gertrude Halsey
1905–1985
Nora Halsey
1910–1990

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1890
Stangvik, Surnadal, Møre og Romsdal, Norway
children

(7)

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Parents & Siblings

  • Ole Nilsen Broskehagen

    Male1830–1870Male

  • Helge Johnsdatter Roseth Ulvund

    Female1835–Female

siblings

(3)

  • Ole Olsen Stanvig

    Male1855–Male

  • Nils Olsen Aagvik

    Male1861–Male

  • Male1864–1945Male

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 15

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1886

Age 22

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • John Halsey in entry for Nelson Arnold Halsey, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
  • John Halse, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Halsey, "United States Census, 1930"

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