Pearl F. Eden

F, b. circa 1912
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 August 1930As of 12 August 1930,her married name was Lewison.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1912Pearl F. Eden was born circa 1912.
Marriage12 August 1930She married Albert C. Lewison, son of Edward Albert Lewison and Ella May Fickbohm, on 12 August 1930 at Lincoln, South Dakota.

Andrew Lewison

M, b. circa 1840, d. after June 1900
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1840Andrew Lewison was born circa 1840 at Norway.
Marriagecirca 1864He married Sarah (?) circa 1864.
Deathafter June 1900Andrew Lewison died after June 1900.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritoryAndrew Lewison was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory.1
8 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2

Children of Andrew Lewison and Sarah (?)

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0115 Page Number 404D.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 71.

Sarah (?)

F, b. circa 1840, d. after June 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1864As of circa 1864,her married name was Lewison.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1840Sarah (?) was born circa 1840 at Norway.
Marriagecirca 1864She married Andrew Lewison circa 1864.
Deathafter June 1900Sarah (?) died after June 1900.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritorySarah (?) was listed as wife in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory.1
8 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaSarah (?) was listed as wife in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
  • Sarah (?) had 10 with 7 living in 1900 children.

Children of Sarah (?) and Andrew Lewison

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0115 Page Number 404D.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 71.

Lewis Lewison

M, b. January 1867, d. before May 1951
Father*Andrew Lewison b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Sarah (?) b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1867Lewis Lewison was born in January 1867 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Andrew Lewison and Sarah (?).
Deathbefore May 1951Lewis Lewison died before May 1951.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritoryLewis Lewison was listed as a son in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory.1
8 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaLewis Lewison was listed as a son in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0115 Page Number 404D.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 71.

John Lewison

M, b. February 1869, d. before May 1951
Father*Andrew Lewison b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Sarah (?) b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1869John Lewison was born in February 1869 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Andrew Lewison and Sarah (?).
Deathbefore May 1951John Lewison died before May 1951.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritoryJohn Lewison was listed as a son in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory.1
8 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaJohn Lewison was listed as a son in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0115 Page Number 404D.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 71.

Emma Lewison

F, b. September 1871
Father*Andrew Lewison b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Sarah (?) b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthSeptember 1871Emma Lewison was born in September 1871 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Andrew Lewison and Sarah (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritoryEmma Lewison was listed as a daughter in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory.1
8 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaEmma Lewison was listed as a daughter in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0115 Page Number 404D.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 71.

Arthur Lewison

M, b. June 1884
Father*Andrew Lewison b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Sarah (?) b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1884Arthur Lewison was born in June 1884 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Andrew Lewison and Sarah (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
8 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaArthur Lewison was listed as a son in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 71.

Anna M. Lewison

F, b. circa 1865, d. before May 1951
Father*Andrew Lewison b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Sarah (?) b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1865Anna M. Lewison was born circa 1865 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Andrew Lewison and Sarah (?).
Deathbefore May 1951Anna M. Lewison died before May 1951.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritoryAnna M. Lewison was listed as a daughter in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0115 Page Number 404D.

Henry Lewison

M, b. circa 1874, d. before May 1951
Father*Andrew Lewison b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Sarah (?) b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1874Henry Lewison was born circa 1874 at Dakota Territory.
He was the son of Andrew Lewison and Sarah (?).
Deathbefore May 1951Henry Lewison died before May 1951.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritoryHenry Lewison was listed as a son in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0115 Page Number 404D.

Elizabeth Lewison

F, b. circa 1879
Father*Andrew Lewison b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Sarah (?) b. c 1840, d. a Jun 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Peterson.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageElizabeth Lewison married (?) Peterson.
Birthcirca 1879Elizabeth Lewison was born circa 1879 at Dakota Territory.
She was the daughter of Andrew Lewison and Sarah (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritoryElizabeth Lewison was listed as a daughter in Andrew Lewison's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0115 Page Number 404D.

Edna Arline (?)

F, b. 3 April 1916, d. 22 March 2006
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Nameafter November 1940As of after November 1940,her married name was Fickbohm.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 April 1916Edna Arline (?) was born on 3 April 1916.
Marriageafter November 1940She married Sylvester Arnold Fickbohm, son of Edward Lewis Fickbohm and Matilda Lewison, after November 1940.
Death22 March 2006Edna Arline (?) died on 22 March 2006 at age 89.
  • Edna Arline (?) obtained US Social Security Card at Arkansas; last residence San Rafael, Marin, California.

Dorthea (?)

F, b. 1841, d. 1923
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDorthea (?) was also known as Dorothy (?).
Married Namecirca 1861As of circa 1861,her married name was Erickson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1841Dorthea (?) was born in 1841 at Norway.
Marriagecirca 1861She married Erick Erickson circa 1861.
Death1923Dorthea (?) died in 1923.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Centerville, Turner, South DakotaDorthea (?) was listed as wife in Erick Erickson's household on the 1910 Census at Centerville, Turner, South Dakota; living next door to Helmer Paulson.1
1920Delaware, Lincoln, South DakotaDorthea (?) was listed as mother-in-law in Helmer Paulson's household on the 1920 Census at Delaware, Lincoln, South Dakota.2
  • Dorthea (?) and Erick Erickson immigrated in 1896.
  • Dorthea (?) had 10 with 8 living in 1910 children.

Children of Dorthea (?) and Erick Erickson

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Centerville, Turner, South Dakota; Roll T624_1489; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 408; Image: 58.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Delaware, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll T625_1722; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 136; Image: 705.

Erick Erickson

M, b. 1835, d. 1919
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1835Erick Erickson was born in 1835 at Norway.
Marriagecirca 1861He married Dorthea (?) circa 1861.
Death1919Erick Erickson died in 1919.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Centerville, Turner, South DakotaErick Erickson was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Centerville, Turner, South Dakota, living next door to Helmer Paulson.1

Children of Erick Erickson and Dorthea (?)

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Centerville, Turner, South Dakota; Roll T624_1489; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 408; Image: 58.

Alvin Fickbohm

M, b. 30 October 1908, d. February 1977
Father*Walter Douglas Fickbohm b. 3 Jun 1884, d. 4 May 1957
Mother*Mary M. Kiewel b. Sep 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 October 1908Alvin Fickbohm was born on 30 October 1908 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel.
Marriage1930Alvin Fickbohm married Agnes Ingeborg Wolden, daughter of Anton Ole Wolden and Johanna Running, in 1930.
DeathFebruary 1977Alvin Fickbohm died in February 1977 at age 68.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaAlvin Fickbohm was listed as a son in Walter Douglas Fickbohm's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 125.

Ethel E. Fickbohm

F, b. circa 1912
Father*Walter Douglas Fickbohm b. 3 Jun 1884, d. 4 May 1957
Mother*Mary M. Kiewel b. Sep 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 April 1933As of 14 April 1933,her married name was Anderson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1912Ethel E. Fickbohm was born circa 1912 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel.
Marriage14 April 1933Ethel E. Fickbohm married Oscar Anderson, son of Edward Anderson and Anne Berg, on 14 April 1933 at Lincoln, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaEthel E. Fickbohm was listed as a daughter in Walter Douglas Fickbohm's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
  • Ethel E. Fickbohm was living in November 2006.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 125.

Pearl Fickbohm

F, b. 11 January 1913, d. 2 January 2002
Father*Walter Douglas Fickbohm b. 3 Jun 1884, d. 4 May 1957
Mother*Mary M. Kiewel b. Sep 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 August 1937As of 23 August 1937,her married name was Anderson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 January 1913Pearl Fickbohm was born on 11 January 1913 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel.
Marriage23 August 1937Pearl Fickbohm married Ellerd S. Anderson, son of Edward Anderson and Alfhild Hjelmdahl, on 23 August 1937 at Union, South Dakota.
Death2 January 2002Pearl Fickbohm died on 2 January 2002 at age 88.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaPearl Fickbohm was listed as a daughter in Walter Douglas Fickbohm's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 125.

Herbert Elmer Fickbohm

M, b. 13 October 1914, d. 9 January 2010
Father*Walter Douglas Fickbohm b. 3 Jun 1884, d. 4 May 1957
Mother*Mary M. Kiewel b. Sep 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 October 1914Herbert Elmer Fickbohm was born on 13 October 1914 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel.
Marriage23 August 1937Herbert Elmer Fickbohm married Virgie Violet Offerdahl, daughter of Rudolph Offerdahl and Lillian Davis, on 23 August 1937 at first marriage for both, Union, South Dakota.
Death9 January 2010Herbert Elmer Fickbohm died on 9 January 2010 at age 95 Herbert Elmer Fickbohm, 95, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010 at Sanford Vermillion Hospital after a brief illness. Herbert was born on Oct. 13, 1914 in Montevideo, MN to Walter and Mary Fickbohm. When he was young he helped build Highway 77 from the Garryowen Community near rural Elk Point all the way to Beresford. He was married to Violet Virgie Offerdahl on Aug. 23, 1937. They farmed until moving to Vermillion in 1946, where they still lived. Herbert was a hard working man whose first job was with the Southern Pacific Railroad. He also worked for the lumber yard in Vermillion before finding his occupation as a bookkeeper at the REA where he worked until his retirement in 1979. Herbert and Violet loved to bowl and play cards with the family. They also enjoyed volunteering and were named Volunteers of the Year at the Vermillion Nursing Home. He was a quiet and private man who loved to fish and vegetable garden and play horseshoes. He was a member of Cornerstone Assembly of God. Survivors include his wife, Violet Fickbohm of Vermillion; son, Herbert V. Fickbohm of Vermillion; daughter, Sallyann Mettler of Stevensville, MI; eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; sister, Ethel Anderson of Alcester; and sister-in-law, Agnes Fickbohm of Centerville. Herbert is preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Mary Fickbohm; brothers, Alvin, Walter and Vern Fickbohm; half-brother, Alfred Carlson; and sister, Pearl Anderson. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010, at Cornerstone Assembly of God in Vermillion, with Rev. Devon Davoux officiating. Visitation was held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010 at Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home in Vermillion.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHerbert Elmer Fickbohm was listed as a son in Walter Douglas Fickbohm's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 125.

Walter Fickbohm

M, b. 28 September 1917, d. May 1978
Father*Walter Douglas Fickbohm b. 3 Jun 1884, d. 4 May 1957
Mother*Mary M. Kiewel b. Sep 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 September 1917Walter Fickbohm was born on 28 September 1917 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel.
Marriageafter 1940Walter Fickbohm married Christine Klar after 1940.
DeathMay 1978Walter Fickbohm died in May 1978 at age 60.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaWalter Fickbohm was listed as a son in Walter Douglas Fickbohm's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
  • Walter Fickbohm obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota.

Child of Walter Fickbohm and Christine Klar

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 125.

Luverne R. Fickbohm

M, b. 11 August 1919, d. 7 November 2003
Father*Walter Douglas Fickbohm b. 3 Jun 1884, d. 4 May 1957
Mother*Mary M. Kiewel b. Sep 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 August 1919Luverne R. Fickbohm was born on 11 August 1919 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel.
Marriage7 January 1946Luverne R. Fickbohm married Klara M. Kraakmo on 7 January 1946 at Union, South Dakota.
Death7 November 2003Luverne R. Fickbohm died on 7 November 2003 at age 84 Luverne R. Fickbohm, 84, of Beresford died Friday, Nov. 7, 2003, at Bethesda Nursing Home in Beresford.

Services will be 2 p.m. today at Roseni Lutheran Church in rural Beresford. Burial will be in the Roseni church cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Wass Funeral Home in Beresford.
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Luverne R. Fickbohm of Beresford was called home on Friday, Nov. 7, 2003, at Bethesda Nursing Home in Beresford at the age of 84 years.

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Roseni Lutheran Church in rural Beresford. Burial will be in the Roseni church cemetery. Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. today, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., at Wass Funeral Home in Beresford.

Luverne was born Aug. 11, 1919, on the family homestead in Union County to Walter and Mary (Kiewel) Fickbohm. He attended Garryowen School and served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1942 to 1945 as an airplane mechanic during World War II.


He married Klara Kraakmo on Jan. 7, 1946, at the Roseni parsonage. The couple farmed in the Alcester and Spink, S.D., area until their retirement in 1983, when they moved into Beresford. Following Klara's death in September 2000, Luverne continued to reside in Beresford.

He was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith and was a longtime member of Roseni Lutheran Church, serving as Sunday school teacher and on numerous boards within the church.

Grateful for having shared his life are his son, Kenneth and his wife, Judy of Harrisburg, S.D; a daughter, Mary and her husband, Mark Munger of St. Paul, Minn; three grandchildren, Jon Lundgren of Elgin, Neb., and Aaron and Amanda Fickbohm of Harrisburg; a great-grandson, Christian Lundgren; a sister, Ethel Anderson; a brother, Herbert Fickbohm; and many other relatives and friends.

In addition to his wife, Klara, he was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Linda; three brothers, Alfred, Alvin and Walter; and a sister, Pearl.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaLuverne R. Fickbohm was listed as a son in Walter Douglas Fickbohm's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Child of Luverne R. Fickbohm and Klara M. Kraakmo

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 125.

Alfred Carlson

M, b. circa 1904, d. before November 2003
Father*(?) Carlson
Mother*Mary M. Kiewel b. Sep 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1904Alfred Carlson was born circa 1904 at South Dakota.
He was the son of (?) Carlson and Mary M. Kiewel.
Deathbefore November 2003Alfred Carlson died before November 2003.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaAlfred Carlson was listed as a step-son in Walter Douglas Fickbohm's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 125.

Ellerd S. Anderson

M, b. 28 August 1912, d. 12 November 1985
Father*Edward Anderson b. Mar 1864, d. 2 Jun 1951
Mother*Alfhild Hjelmdahl b. 25 Nov 1888, d. Sep 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEllerd S. Anderson was also known as Allard.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 August 1912Ellerd S. Anderson was born on 28 August 1912 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Edward Anderson and Alfhild Hjelmdahl.
Marriage23 August 1937Ellerd S. Anderson married Pearl Fickbohm, daughter of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel, on 23 August 1937 at Union, South Dakota.
Death12 November 1985Ellerd S. Anderson died on 12 November 1985 at age 73.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Spink, Union, South DakotaEllerd S. Anderson was listed as a son in Edward Anderson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
12 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaEllerd S. Anderson was listed as a son in Edward Anderson's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
  • Ellerd S. Anderson obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll T625_1724; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 252; Image: 540.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll 2232; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 224.0.

Virgie Violet Offerdahl

F, b. 11 June 1917, d. 7 October 2010
Father*Rudolph Offerdahl b. 12 Oct 1893
Mother*Lillian Davis b. c 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 August 1937As of 23 August 1937,her married name was Fickbohm.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 June 1917Virgie Violet Offerdahl was born on 11 June 1917.
She was the daughter of Rudolph Offerdahl and Lillian Davis.
Marriage23 August 1937Virgie Violet Offerdahl married Herbert Elmer Fickbohm, son of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel, on 23 August 1937 at first marriage for both, Union, South Dakota.
Death7 October 2010Virgie Violet Offerdahl died on 7 October 2010 at age 93 Vergie Violet (Offerdahl) Fickbohm, known as Violet all of her life, passed away Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010 at Sanford Vermillion Care Center at age of 93. Violet was born in Union County, SD near Spink, on June 11, 1917 to Rudolph and Lillian (Davis) Offerdahl. Violet lived in the farming communities in and around Spink in her youth. She worked in Elk Point until she married Herbert E. Fickbohm on Aug. 23, 1937 at Peace Lutheran Church in Alcester. They farmed there until they moved to Vermillion in 1946 where they lived the remainder of their lives. Herbert passed away Jan. 9, 2010. Violet loved children, flowers, and animals, but her first love was always for her family. She was well known for her volunteer work at the nursing home in Vermillion. She and Herbert were made volunteers of the year for their service. She also loved to read and do embroidery. Violet was also known for her kind heart and sweet nature. She was a member of Cornerstone Assembly of God. Survivors include her son, Herbert V. Fickbohm of Vermillion; her daughter, Sally Ann Mettler of Stevensville, MI; eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild; her brother, Merle Offerdahl of Vermillion. She was preceded in death by her parents, Rudolph and Lillian (Davis) Offerdahl, her husband, Herbert; and her brothers, Lawrence, Milton, and Rudolph Offerdahl. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010 at Cornerstone Assembly of God, 516 North Crawford Rd, Vermillion with Pastor Devon Davoux officiating. Burial followed in BluffView Cemetery, Vermillion. Visitation was from 7 to 8 p.m., Monday, Oct. 11, 2010 at Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home, Vermillion. Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home, Vermillion was in charge of arrangements.

Klara M. Kraakmo

F, b. 2 April 1917, d. 3 September 2000
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 January 1946As of 7 January 1946,her married name was Fickbohm.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 April 1917Klara M. Kraakmo was born on 2 April 1917.
Marriage7 January 1946She married Luverne R. Fickbohm, son of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel, on 7 January 1946 at Union, South Dakota.
Death3 September 2000Klara M. Kraakmo died on 3 September 2000 at age 83.

Child of Klara M. Kraakmo and Luverne R. Fickbohm

Oscar Anderson

M, b. circa 1903, d. before November 2006
Father*Edward Anderson b. Mar 1864, d. 2 Jun 1951
Mother*Anne Berg b. Jul 1861, d. 1904
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1903Oscar Anderson was born circa 1903 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Edward Anderson and Anne Berg.
Marriage14 April 1933Oscar Anderson married Ethel E. Fickbohm, daughter of Walter Douglas Fickbohm and Mary M. Kiewel, on 14 April 1933 at Lincoln, South Dakota.
Deathbefore November 2006Oscar Anderson died before November 2006.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaOscar Anderson was listed as a son in Edward Anderson's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.1
1920Spink, Union, South DakotaOscar Anderson was listed as a son in Edward Anderson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Emmet, Union, South Dakota; Roll T624_1489; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 431; Image: 559.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll T625_1724; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 252; Image: 540.

(?) Carlson

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 1904(?) Carlson married Mary M. Kiewel, daughter of William Edward Kiewel Sr. and Bertha O. E. Lauchstadt, before 1904.

Child of (?) Carlson and Mary M. Kiewel

Linda Kay Fickbohm

F, b. 19 April 1948, d. 13 January 1973
Father*Luverne R. Fickbohm b. 11 Aug 1919, d. 7 Nov 2003
Mother*Klara M. Kraakmo b. 2 Apr 1917, d. 3 Sep 2000
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Lundgren.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 April 1948Linda Kay Fickbohm was born on 19 April 1948.
She was the daughter of Luverne R. Fickbohm and Klara M. Kraakmo.
Death13 January 1973Linda Kay Fickbohm died on 13 January 1973 at age 24.

John F. Reemts

M, b. circa 1883
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1883John F. Reemts was born circa 1883.
Marriage7 June 1911He married Anna Elizabeth Kiewel, daughter of William Edward Kiewel Sr. and Bertha O. E. Lauchstadt, on 7 June 1911 at Union, South Dakota.

Jessie Dunlop

F, b. circa 1898
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 August 1917As of 7 August 1917,her married name was Kiewel.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1898Jessie Dunlop was born circa 1898.
Marriage7 August 1917She married Paul H. Kiewel, son of William Edward Kiewel Sr. and Bertha O. E. Lauchstadt, on 7 August 1917 at Union, South Dakota.

Alma M. Johnson

F, b. circa 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 October 1923As of 15 October 1923,her married name was Kiewel.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1904Alma M. Johnson was born circa 1904.
Marriage15 October 1923She married Paul H. Kiewel, son of William Edward Kiewel Sr. and Bertha O. E. Lauchstadt, on 15 October 1923 at Moody, South Dakota.

Custer L. Streeter

M, b. circa 1894
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1894Custer L. Streeter was born circa 1894.
Marriage26 July 1916He married Selma Wilhelmina Kiewel, daughter of William Edward Kiewel Sr. and Bertha O. E. Lauchstadt, on 26 July 1916 at Union, South Dakota.