Henry Geneges Freestad

1905–1963 (Age 58)
Yellow Medicine, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Henry Geneges

When Henry Geneges Freestad was born on 9 March 1905, in Yellow Medicine, Minnesota, United States, his father, Hans Retius Larssen Friestad, was 28 and his mother, Gertie Nelsen, was 26. He married Beatrice Luella Haines on 21 June 1937, in Forsyth, Rosebud, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Finch, Rosebud, Montana, United States in 1935 and School District 16, Treasure, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 13 October 1963, in Miles City, Custer, Montana, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Custer County Cemetery, Miles City, Custer, Montana, United States.

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Henry Geneges Freestad
Beatrice Luella Haines
Marriage: 21 June 1937
Betty Louise McLeod
Norma Jean McLeod
Donalene McLeod
David Freestead
Roger Freestad

Spouse & Children

21 June 1937
Forsyth, Rosebud, Montana, United States


  • Betty Louise McLeod


  • Female1929–2012Female

  • Donalene McLeod


  • David Freestead


  • Male1945–1980Male

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 1

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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Sources (3)

  • Henry G Freestead in household of Arlie L Goodwin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Freestead, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry J Freisted in household of Hans Freisted, "United States Census, 1910"

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