Gustav E. Freestad

1900–1976 (Age 75)
Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Gustav E.

When Gustav E. Freestad was born on 20 September 1900, in Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota, United States, his father, Hans Retius Larssen Friestad, was 23 and his mother, Gertie Nelsen, was 21. He married Helena Yager on 19 June 1954, in Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States. He lived in Big Horn, Montana, United States in 1935 and School District 32 Willow Crossing, Powder River, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 23 January 1976, in Montana, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Custer, Montana, United States.

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Gustav E. Freestad
Helena Yager
Marriage: 19 June 1954

Spouse & Children

19 June 1954
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, 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.

Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1901: Rosebud, Montana, United States

Age 20

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

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Sources (3)

  • Gus Friestad, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gus Freestad, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gustaw Freisted in household of Hans Freisted, "United States Census, 1910"

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