Oscar Edwin Mossengren (1901 - 1974)

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Oscar Edwin Mossengren
1901 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
Oscar Edwin Mossengren, father to 3 children, was born on March 18, 1901. He was born to Hilma "Helena" Oleson Mossengren and Carl "Karl" Peter Mossengren, with siblings Leslie, Arthur, Fern, Arline, and Glen. He married Ethel Reiff on November 24, 1926 in Minnesota and Oscar died in June 1974. They gave birth to Ronald Edward Mossengren, Lois Eileen Mossengren Radunz, and Joanne Elaine Mossengren Eckstrom. Oscar died in June 1974 at age 73. We know that Oscar Edwin Mossengren had been residing in Saint James, Watonwan County, Minnesota 56081.

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Oscar Edwin Mossengren Family Tree

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Parents:

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

Siblings:

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
Glen Oliver Mossengren
Aug 16, 1905 - Apr 13, 1957
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Oscar Edwin Mossengren & Ethel Louise (Reiff) Mossengren

November 24, 1926 - June 1974
Cause of Separation: Death
Watonwan County, MN, United States
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Spouse:

Ethel Louise (Reiff) Mossengren
Aug 13, 1905 - April 1985
Saint James, MN

Children:

Ronald Edward Mossengren
Sep 14, 1932 - Mar 6, 2001
Lois Eileen Mossengren Radunz
Aug 7, 1938 - Jan 29, 2017
Joanne Elaine Mossengren Eckstrom
Nov 19, 1936 - Feb 9, 2016

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Oscar Edwin Mossengren, father to 3 children, passed away in June 1974 at age 73. Oscar was born on March 18, 1901. He was born to Hilma "Helena" Oleson Mossengren and Carl "Karl" Peter Mossengren, with siblings Leslie, Arthur, Fern, Arline, and Glen. He married Ethel Reiff on November 24, 1926 in Minnesota and Oscar died in June 1974. They gave birth to Ronald Edward Mossengren, Lois Eileen Mossengren Radunz, and Joanne Elaine Mossengren Eckstrom. We know that Oscar Edwin Mossengren had been residing in Saint James, Watonwan County, Minnesota 56081.
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1901 - 1974 World Events

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In 1901, in the year that Oscar Edwin Mossengren was born, shortly after beginning his second term, President McKinley was assassinated by the self proclaimed anarchist Leon Czolgosz. The last President to have served in the Civil War - he began as a private and ended the war as a brevet major - McKinley was a Republican. First elected in 1896, he was re-elected in 1900. Six months after the swearing in, McKinley was shot - and died of the gangrene that set in as a result.

In 1933, Oscar was 32 years old when the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1949, by the time he was 48 years old, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1963, he was 62 years old when the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1974, in the year of Oscar Edwin Mossengren's passing, on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

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Oscar Mossengren
Mar 17, 1901 - August 1966
Los Angeles, California

Other Mossengrens

Arthur Richard Mossengren
Mar 21, 1903 - October 1976
Butterfield, MN
Leslie Mossengren
Feb 6, 1900 - August 1963
Minnesota
Ronald Mossengren
Sep 14, 1932 - Mar 6, 2001
Ormsby, MN
Ethel Louise (Reiff) Mossengren
Aug 13, 1905 - April 1985
Saint James, MN
Larry G Mossengren
Oct 29, 1943 - Jun 17, 2005
Richard Mossengren
Sep 14, 1917 - April 1984
Webb, Iowa
Eddie Mossengren
Oct 20, 1905 - October 1970
Estherville, Iowa
Virginia Mossengren
Mar 24, 1914 - December 1980
Roslindale, Massachusetts
Elmer Mossengren
Jul 3, 1913 - March 1969
Sherburn, Minnesota
Oscar Mossengren
Mar 17, 1901 - August 1966
Los Angeles, California
Margaret Mossengren
Aug 13, 1902 - August 1983
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Hilma "Helena" Oleson Mossengren
Jun 14, 1875 - Sep 30, 1953
Butterfield, MN, United States

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Nov 12, 1895 - April 1976
Saint James, Minnesota
Robert T Sedam
Nov 10, 1913 - Mar 30, 1999
Walter Anderson
Mar 15, 1903 - September 1985
Excelsior, Minnesota
Alvin Schlegelmilc
Oct 3, 1905 - May 3, 2004
Chaska, MN
Millie Wiltse
Mar 15, 1893 - May 1977
Ceylon, Minnesota
Charles Champine
Feb 13, 1887 - May 1968
Ceylon, Minnesota
Carl Smith
Dec 13, 1888 - May 1963
California
E Vollrath
Oct 21, 1898 - May 1970
Ceylon, Minnesota
Elva M Albright
Jul 11, 1909 - March 1996
Fairmont, MN
Charles Lund
Aug 10, 1911 - December 1979
Ringsted, Iowa
Mildred E Roessler
Jul 1, 1912 - July 1994
Welcome, MN
Helen Davis
Mar 24, 1917 - March 1983
Lewisville, Minnesota
Sylvia Trusty
Feb 22, 1904 - April 1984
Ceylon, Minnesota
Mary L Pasley
Sep 14, 1908 - Jan 11, 2000
Ceylon, MN
Ethel M St John
May 20, 1918 - Dec 12, 2010
Hopkins, Minnesota
George Goerndt
Nov 22, 1887 - November 1965
Minnesota
Walter Prust
Jun 28, 1910 - Jun 2, 1996
Fairmont, MN
Alma R Chamberlain
May 18, 1903 - December 1988
Portland, OR
William Kelling
Mar 22, 1909 - May 1966
Wesley Duncan
Apr 21, 1894 - August 1983
Cornelius, Oregon
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