Bertha Amelia Mollenberg

6 August 1899–19 March 1994 (Age 94)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Bertha Amelia

When Bertha Amelia Mollenberg was born on 6 August 1899, in Missouri, United States, her father, Karl Christian Charles Møllenberg, was 33 and her mother, Rachel Amelia Catherine Shaffer, was 27. She married Alfrey Andrew Hansen about 1920, in Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Cottonwood Township, Powell, Montana, United States in 1940 and Lewis, Clackamas, Oregon, United States in 1994. She died on 19 March 1994, in Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Deer Lodge, Powell, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfrey Andrew Hansen
Bertha Amelia Mollenberg
Marriage: about 1920
Alfrey Lee Hansen
Charles Andrew Hansen
Theodore Arthur Hansen

Spouse and Children

about 1920
Kansas, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1902 · Montana Capital Building Completed

Age 3

Construction started on the Montana state capital in 1899. In 1902 the capital was completed.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 5

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 32

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: habitational name from places so called in Gelderland, Bavaria, and Lower Rhine-Westphalia.

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

Sources (3)

  • Bertha Mollenberg in household of Lee Mollenberg, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Bertha Mollenberg in household of Charles Mollenberg, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Bertha A Mollenberg in household of Charles C Mollenberg, "United States Census, 1910"

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