Glen Phillip Thorngren

5 February 1900–23 June 1938 (Age 38)
Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States

The Life of Glen Phillip

When Glen Phillip Thorngren was born on 5 February 1900, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, his father, Frank Luther Thorngren, was 41 and his mother, Sarah Salome Rapp, was 36. He married Elna Pearl Larsen on 18 November 1924, in Bonneville, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Rudy, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Clark, Jefferson, Idaho, United States for about 10 years. He died on 23 June 1938, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Glen Phillip Thorngren
Elna Pearl Larsen
Marriage: 18 November 1924
Baby Thorngreen
Helen Thorngren
Hazel Sarah Thorngren
Colleen Mae Thorngren
Pearl Larue Thorngren
Garry Glen Thorngren
LaMont Ray Thorngren

Spouse and Children

18 November 1924
Bonneville, Idaho, United States


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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 12

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from t(h)orn ‘thorn’ + gren ‘branch’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Glen Thorngreen in household of Frank Thorngreen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Glenn Thorngren, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Glenn P Thorngren in household of Frank Thorngren, "United States Census, 1910"

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