Helmar F Eggan

February 1861–29 April 1953 (Age 92)

The Life of Helmar F

Helmar F Eggan was born in February 1861, in Norway. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Martha Rebecca Lunke. He died on 29 April 1953, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 92.

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Helmar F Eggan
Martha Rebecca Lunke
Jennie E Eggan
Freda H Eggan
Helmar Raymond Eggan

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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.

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 North German: patronymic from Egge .2 Swiss German: possibly of the same origin as 1, but otherwise a topographic name, a derivative of Eck 1.3 Norwegian: habitational name from any of about 20 farms, notably in Trøndelag, so named with the definite singular form of egg ( see Egge ).

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Helmar F Eggan - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth-name: Helmar F Eggan

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