Hans J Stenseth

28 June 1888–10 November 1964 (Age 76)
Tanberg Township, Wilkin, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Hans J

When Hans J Stenseth was born on 28 June 1888, in Tanberg Township, Wilkin, Minnesota, United States, his father, Ole Amundsen Stenseth, was 42 and his mother, Berte Marie Nielsdatter Hval, was 37. He married Cora Omoth on 17 March 1916, in Moose Jaw, Moose Jaw No. 161, Saskatchewan, Canada. He lived in Saskatchewan, Canada in 1916 and Caledonia No. 99, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1926. He died on 10 November 1964, in Wilcox, Bratt's Lake No. 129, Saskatchewan, Canada, at the age of 76, and was buried in Milestone, Census Division No. 2 Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Hans J Stenseth
Cora Omoth
Marriage: 17 March 1916

Spouse and Children

17 March 1916
Moose Jaw, Moose Jaw No. 161, Saskatchewan, Canada

Parents and Siblings

    Ole Amundsen Stenseth


    Berte Marie Nielsdatter Hval




+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

North Dakota is the 39th state.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, notably in eastern Norway, named Steinset, from either the noun stein ‘stone’ or the same word as a personal name + set ‘farmstead’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Hans Stenseth, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • Hans Stenseth in household of Ole A Stenath, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Hans Stenseth in household of Ole A Stenseth, "Minnesota, State Census, 1895"

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