Anton Hagen

MaleApril 1861–1908

Brief Life History of Anton

Anton Hagen was born in April 1861, in Norway. He married Marie Olson in 1886, in Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Dovre Township, Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United States for about 5 years. He died in 1908, in Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 47, and was buried in Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United States.

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Anton Hagen
Marie Olson
Marriage: 1886
Carl Albert Hagen
Mabel Belinda Hagen
Hattie Emelia Hagen
Elmer Arthur Hagen

Sources (7)

  • Anton Hagen in household of Martin Hagen, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Anton Hagen, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Anton R Hagen in the New York, U.S., Arriving Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1886Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United States
  • Children (4)

    World Events (8)

    1862 · Homestead Act

    Age 1

    Homestead Act was passed in the U.S. which made land available for free upon meeting certain conditions. Many Norwegian-Americans acquired land through this process.


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 14

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    North German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle Low German hage(n), Middle Dutch haghe ‘enclosure, hedge’.

    German, Dutch, and Danish: from an ancient Germanic personal name, a short form of various compound names formed with hag ‘enclosure, protected place’ as the first element.

    German: nickname from Middle High German hagen ‘breeding bull’.

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

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