Karl Raymond Togstad

1900–1967 (Age 67)
Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Karl Raymond

When Karl Raymond Togstad was born on 16 August 1900, in Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Carl Iverson Togstead, was 48 and his mother, Petrena Wiedemann, was 42. He had at least 1 son with Ione M Togstad. He lived in Dane, Dane, Wisconsin, United States in 1900 and Dunn, Dane, Wisconsin, United States in 1920. He died on 16 September 1967, in Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Karl Raymond Togstad
Ione M Togstad
Carleton Togstad

Spouse & Children



  • Carleton Togstad


Parents & Siblings

  • Carl Iverson Togstead


  • Petrena Wiedemann




  • Clara Togster


  • Ida Amelia Togstad


  • John Peter Togstad


  • Male1885–1960Male

  • Edna Togstad


+3 More Children

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 7

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 18

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Rogstad, Rokstad, or Rostad, from a personal name (for example Old Norse Hrólfr, a compound of hróðolfr ‘fame’, ‘honor’ + ulfr ‘wolf’, or Hróarr, of which the second element is -arr ‘spear’) + staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Karl A Togstad, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Karl Raymond Togstad in household of C J Togstad, "United States Census, 1920"
  • K Ray Togstad, "United States Census, 1930"

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