Philip H. Tuseth

1920–2005 (Age 84)
Beltrami, Polk, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Philip H.

When Philip H. Tuseth was born on 2 August 1920, in Beltrami, Polk, Minnesota, United States, his father, Herman Tuseth, was 33 and his mother, Helga E. Hanson, was 30. He married Ruth Agnes Ziegenhorn on 22 December 1948, in Beltrami, Polk, Minnesota, United States. He lived in Reis Township, Polk, Minnesota, United States in 1940 and Bay, Somalia in 1999. He died on 26 February 2005, in Jonesboro, Craighead, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Philip H. Tuseth
Ruth Agnes Ziegenhorn
Marriage: 22 December 1948

Spouse & Children

22 December 1948
Beltrami, Polk, Minnesota, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Herman Tuseth


  • Female1890–1965Female



  • Robert Kenneth Tuseth


  • Male1920–2005Male

  • Charles Lynn Tuseth


  • Male1924–1999Male

  • Alice Ann Tuseth


World Events (8)

1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

Age 2

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 24

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Huseth, probably from the definite singular form of hus ‘house’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Philip Tuseth in household of Herman Tuseth, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Philip H Tuseth in household of Herman Tuseth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Phil in entry for Horace Harland Tuseth, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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