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Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman

(1911 - 1993)

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Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman
1911 - 1993
Born
September 26, 1911
home in Butterfield, Watonwan County, Minnesota
Death
June 6, 1993
Big Lake, Sherburne County, Minnesota USA 55309
Summary
Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman, mother to 1 child, was born on September 26, 1911 at home, Butterfield, Minnesota. She was born into the Mossengren family and married into the Weseman family. She was born to Hilma "Helena" Oleson Mossengren and Carl Peter Mossengren, with siblings Oscar, Arthur, Leslie, Glen, and Arline. Fern was baptized at Augustana Lutheran Church, St James, Minnesota USA. She married Laurence Fred Weseman on April 21, 1932 at Kansas Lake Lutheran Church, Minnesota USa and Laurence died on December 1994 in Big Lake, USA. They gave birth to Sarah Anne (Weseman) Gersch. She died on June 6, 1993 in Big Lake, Minnesota USA at 81 years of age.
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Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman
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Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman
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Fern Weseman was born on at home in Butterfield, Watonwan County, Minnesota
Birth
Fern Weseman died on in Big Lake, Sherburne County, Minnesota USA 55309
Death
Fern Weseman was born on at home in Butterfield, Watonwan County, Minnesota
Fern Weseman died on in Big Lake, Sherburne County, Minnesota USA 55309
Birth
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at Big Lake Cemetery in Benton County, Minnesota USA
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Heritage

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White

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Swedish
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Lutheran

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at Augustana Lutheran Church in St James, Watonwan County, Minnesota USA
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Fern's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Weseman family tree.

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Jun 14, 1875 - Sep 30, 1953 1875 - 1953
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Apr 9, 1869 - Mar 13, 1930 1869 - 1930

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Mar 18, 1901 - Jun 1974 1901 - 1974
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Mar 21, 1903 - Oct 1976 1903 - 1976
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Feb 6, 1900 - Aug 12, 1963 1900 - 1963
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Aug 16, 1905 - Apr 13, 1957 1905 - 1957
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Dec 11, 1915 - Jan 1, 1980 1915 - 1980

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Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman & Laurence Fred Weseman

April 21, 1932 - December 1994
Cause of Separation: Death
Kansas Lake Lutheran Church Watonwan, MN, USa
Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman

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Nov 10, 1908 - Dec 25, 1994 1908 - 1994

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Jun 24, 1933 - Nov 4, 2012 1933 - 2012

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Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman, mother to 1 child, died on June 6, 1993 in Big Lake, Minnesota USA at 81 years of age. She was buried in Big Lake Cemetery, Minnesota USA. She was born on September 26, 1911 at home, Butterfield, Minnesota. She was born to Hilma "Helena" Oleson Mossengren and Carl Peter Mossengren, with siblings Oscar, Arthur, Leslie, Glen, and Arline. Fern married Laurence Fred Weseman on April 21, 1932 at Kansas Lake Lutheran Church, Minnesota USa and Laurence died on December 1994 in Big Lake, USA. They gave birth to Sarah Anne (Weseman) Gersch.

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In 1911, in the year that Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman was born, the United States Supreme Court broke up Standard Oil in May. John D. Rockefeller established Standard Oil in 1870 and it was the largest oil refinery at the time. The Supreme Court found that Standard Oil of New Jersey (one of the many iterations of Standard Oil) was guilty of "monopolizing the petroleum industry through a series of abusive and anticompetitive actions". The Court broke up the several entities that comprised Standard Oil and they eventually became competing firms.

In 1958, when she was 47 years old, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1975, Fern was 64 years old when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

In 1985, she was 74 years old when on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

In 1993, in the year of Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman's passing, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Nov 10, 1908 - Dec 25, 1994 1908 - 1994
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Jun 24, 1933 - Nov 4, 2012 1933 - 2012

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