Glen Oliver Mossengren (1905 - 1957)

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Glen Oliver Mossengren
1905 - 1957
updated February 06, 2019
Glen Oliver Mossengren was born on August 16, 1905 at Buena Vista County, Iowa, USA. He was born to Hilma "Helena" Oleson Mossengren and Carl "Karl" Peter Mossengren, with siblings Oscar, Leslie, Arthur, Fern, and Arline. He died on April 13, 1957 at Butterfield,Watonwan, Minnesota great-uncle at 51 years old.


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Glen Mossengren died on at Butterfield,Watonwan, Minnesota great-uncle,

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Hilma "Helena" Oleson Mossengren
Jun 14, 1875 - Sep 30, 1953
Butterfield, MN, United States
Carl "Karl" Peter Mossengren
Apr 9, 1869 - Mar 13, 1930


Oscar Edwin Mossengren
Mar 18, 1901 - June 1974
Saint James, MN
Leslie (Florintine) David Mossengren
Feb 6, 1900 - Aug 12, 1963
Arthur Richard Mossengren
Mar 21, 1903 - October 1976
Butterfield, MN
Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman
Sep 26, 1911 - Jun 6, 1993
Arline "Minnie" (Mossengren) Abelson
Dec 11, 1915 - Jan 1, 1980


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Glen Oliver Mossengren died on April 13, 1957 at Butterfield,Watonwan, Minnesota great-uncle at age 51. He was born on August 16, 1905 at Buena Vista County, Iowa, USA. He was born to Hilma "Helena" Oleson Mossengren and Carl "Karl" Peter Mossengren, with siblings Oscar, Leslie, Arthur, Fern, and Arline.
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1905 - 1957 World Events

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In 1905, in the year that Glen Oliver Mossengren was born, federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

In 1919, by the time he was merely 14 years old, Indian lawyer Mahatma Gandhi initiated the Satyagraha campaigns, beginning the nonviolent resistance movement against British rule of India. Satyagraha means "holding onto truth" and the campaign for India independence, which was eventually obtained, called for "self-suffering" rather than inflicting suffering (i.e., violence) on others.

In 1925, when he was 20 years old, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1937, Glen was 32 years old when on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1957, in the year of Glen Oliver Mossengren's passing, on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

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Other Mossengrens

Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman
Sep 26, 1911 - Jun 6, 1993
Arline "Minnie" (Mossengren) Abelson
Dec 11, 1915 - Jan 1, 1980
Ronald Edward Mossengren
Sep 14, 1932 - Mar 6, 2001
Shirley Dean Vanover Mossengren
Jun 3, 1935 - Sep 16, 2005
Joanne Elaine Mossengren Eckstrom
Nov 19, 1936 - Feb 9, 2016
Lois Eileen Mossengren Radunz
Aug 7, 1938 - Jan 29, 2017

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Fern Victoria (Mossengren) Weseman
Sep 26, 1911 - Jun 6, 1993
Arline "Minnie" (Mossengren) Abelson
Dec 11, 1915 - Jan 1, 1980
Norvil Bernard Abelson
May 25, 1915 - Nov 26, 2002
John M. Wurtz
1895 - 1976
Charles Henry Smith
Oct 4, 1884 - October 1956
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Martha Mae Benge
Apr 7, 1891 - Dec 10, 1932
Anthony John Pergolino
May 1, 1919 - Aug 3, 2004
Mary Ann Rita Schuettpelz
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David Norman Schuettpelz
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