Mary Etta Millage

F, b. 14 December 1909, d. 24 May 1947
Father*Charles Fredrick Millage b. 3 Aug 1860, d. 25 Jun 1917
Mother*Mary Etta Wiles b. 10 Oct 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 June 1926As of 7 June 1926,her married name was Helmhout.
Married Name5 July 1928As of 5 July 1928,her married name was Jones.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 December 1909Mary Etta Millage was born on 14 December 1909 at Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Charles Fredrick Millage and Mary Etta Wiles.
Marriage7 June 1926Mary Etta Millage married Nick Helmhout on 7 June 1926 at at the courthouse, Clay, South Dakota.
Divorce1927Mary Etta Millage and Nick Helmhout were divorced in 1927 Nick Helmhout and Mary Etta Millage married very young in 1926. They had one child and she was expecting a second when they divorced (but Nick and Mary Etta did not know at the time). The divorce proceedings continued and were finalized. They both remarried. Mary married John William Jones in 1928 and Nick married Stella Rosetta Eaton in 1931.
Marriage5 July 1928Mary Etta Millage married John William Jones on 5 July 1928 at Clay, South Dakota.
Death24 May 1947Mary Etta Millage died on 24 May 1947 at killed in car crash, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, at age 37.
Census DateLocationDescription
22 April 1910Vermillion, Clay, South DakotaMary Etta Millage was listed as a daughter in Charles Fredrick Millage's household on the 1910 Census at Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 56.

Anders Johanneson

M, b. 15 February 1852, d. 27 December 1907
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 February 1852Anders Johanneson was born on 15 February 1852 at Norway.
Marriage1885He married Helena Colberg in 1885.
Death27 December 1907Anders Johanneson died on 27 December 1907 at age 55.

Child of Anders Johanneson and Helena Colberg

Helena Colberg

F, b. 28 March 1861
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1885As of 1885,her married name was Johanneson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 March 1861Helena Colberg was born on 28 March 1861 at Norway.
Marriage1885She married Anders Johanneson in 1885.

Child of Helena Colberg and Anders Johanneson

Antonette Olson

F, b. circa 1862, d. after 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAntonette Olson was also known as Oleson.
Name VariationAntonette Olson was also known as Antonetta.
Married Namecirca 1889As of circa 1889,her married name was Colberg.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1862Antonette Olson was born circa 1862 at Norway.
Marriagecirca 1889She married August Colberg circa 1889.
Deathafter 1930Antonette Olson died after 1930.
  • Antonette Olson immigrated in 1889.
  • She had 8 with 5 living in 1910 children.

Children of Antonette Olson and August Colberg

August Colberg

M, b. circa 1866, d. before 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1866August Colberg was born circa 1866 at Norway.
Marriagecirca 1889He married Antonette Olson circa 1889.
Deathbefore 1930August Colberg died before 1930.
  • August Colberg immigrated in 1889.

Children of August Colberg and Antonette Olson

Martin O. Colberg

M, b. circa 1890
Father*August Colberg b. c 1866, d. b 1930
Mother*Antonette Olson b. c 1862, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1890Martin O. Colberg was born circa 1890 at South Dakota.
He was the son of August Colberg and Antonette Olson.
Marriage24 February 1915Martin O. Colberg married Oline Anderson on 24 February 1915.

Andrew Colberg

M, b. 28 March 1893
Father*August Colberg b. c 1866, d. b 1930
Mother*Antonette Olson b. c 1862, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAndrew Colberg was also known as Andreas.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 March 1893Andrew Colberg was born on 28 March 1893 at Deuel, South Dakota.
He was the son of August Colberg and Antonette Olson.

Anna Colberg

F, b. 6 December 1894
Father*August Colberg b. c 1866, d. b 1930
Mother*Antonette Olson b. c 1862, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 December 1894Anna Colberg was born on 6 December 1894 at Deuel, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of August Colberg and Antonette Olson.

Marie Colberg

F, b. 16 March 1899
Father*August Colberg b. c 1866, d. b 1930
Mother*Antonette Olson b. c 1862, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarie Colberg was also known as Mary.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 March 1899Marie Colberg was born on 16 March 1899 at Deuel, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of August Colberg and Antonette Olson.

Oline Anderson

F, b. March 1894
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 February 1915As of 24 February 1915,her married name was Colberg.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1894Oline Anderson was born in March 1894 at South Dakota.
Marriage24 February 1915She married Martin O. Colberg, son of August Colberg and Antonette Olson, on 24 February 1915.

Anders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden

M, b. 7 January 1827, d. 24 August 1884
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden was also known as Uddén.
Name VariationAnders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden was also known as Odeen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 January 1827Anders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden was born on 7 January 1827 at Mjölby, Östergötland, Sweden.
Marriage26 November 1854He married Johanna Anderson on 26 November 1854 at Sanga, Stockholm, Sweden.
Death24 August 1884Anders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden died on 24 August 1884 at Ullevi mellangård, Järstad, Östergötland, Sweden, at age 57.

Children of Anders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden and Johanna Anderson

Carl Albert Odeen

M, b. 16 September 1864, d. 24 June 1941
Father*Anders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden b. 7 Jan 1827, d. 24 Aug 1884
Mother*Johanna Anderson b. 26 Feb 1823, d. 1895
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCarl Albert Odeen was also known as Uddén.
Name VariationCarl Albert Odeen was also known as C. A.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 September 1864Carl Albert Odeen was born on 16 September 1864 at Järstad, Östergötland, Sweden, also reported as Aug 1864.
He was the son of Anders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden and Johanna Anderson.
Marriage4 October 1890Carl Albert Odeen married Hannah C. Nelson on 4 October 1890 at Iowa.
Death24 June 1941Carl Albert Odeen died on 24 June 1941 at Charles Mix, South Dakota, at age 76 also reported as 25 Jun 1941.
Census DateLocationDescription
1887Järstad, Östergötland, SwedenCarl Albert Odeen appeared on the census of 1887 in the household of Johanna Anderson at Järstad, Östergötland, Sweden; Name:     Johanna Andersdotter
Birth Date:     26 feb 1823
Birth Place:     Herrberga, Sverige (Sweden)
Year Range:     1887 - 1891
Residence :     Järstad, Östergötland, Sverige (Sweden)
Village, Farm, or Croft:     Mellangården 4
Moved Into Parish:     1850
Moved From:     Herrberga, Sweden
Moved Out of Parish:     4 mar 1887
Moved To:     N Amerika (USA)
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Name:     Carl Albert Uddén
Gender:     Man (Male)
Relationship or Occupation:     Son
Birth Date:     16 sep 1864
Birth Place:     Jerstad
Year Range:     1887 - 1891
Residence :     Järstad, Östergötland, Sverige (Sweden)
Village, Farm, or Croft:     Mellangården 4
Moved Into Parish:     1884
Moved From:     Herrberga, Sweden
Moved Out of Parish:     4 mar 1887
Moved To:     Klarafors Stockholm.
4 June 1900Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaCarl Albert Odeen was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
19 April 1930Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
  • Carl A. and Hannah (or Johanna) C. NELSON. They lived in Charles Mix County from 1898 to his death in June 24, 1941. Carl A. ODEEN arrived in America from Sweden with his mother in 1888 and first settled in Clay County with his sister Amelia ODEEN FRICK, then he moved to Iowa where he met his wife, then to Charles Mix County, SD. His wife Hannah was born July 31, 1863 at Osterguthland, Sweden and came to America in 1890. She married Carl A. ODEEN October 4, 1890 in Iowa and after a few years moved to Charles Mix County, SD where they lived the remainder of their years. They homesteaded near Geddes, Charles Mix County, SD. They had five children: Anna (Olof JORGENSEN)of Chancellor, Elsie (Arthur LUNDBERG)of Platte; Edna (Reinder DERTIEN) of Platte; and two sons Oscar and Robert of Geddes.
  • Carl Albert Odeen immigrated in 1888.

Children of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED79. Dwelling 19.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED20. Dwelling 92.

Hannah C. Nelson

F, b. 31 July 1863
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHannah C. Nelson was also known as Anna C.
Name VariationHannah C. Nelson was also known as Hanna.
Name VariationHannah C. Nelson was also known as Johanna.
Married Name4 October 1890As of 4 October 1890,her married name was Odeen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 July 1863Hannah C. Nelson was born on 31 July 1863 at Sweden.
Marriage4 October 1890She married Carl Albert Odeen, son of Anders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden and Johanna Anderson, on 4 October 1890 at Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 June 1900Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaHannah C. Nelson was listed as wife in Carl Albert Odeen's household on the 1900 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
19 April 1930Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaHannah C. Nelson was listed as wife in Carl Albert Odeen's household on the 1930 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
  • Hannah C. Nelson immigrated in 1890.
  • She had 4 with 4 living in 1900 children.

Children of Hannah C. Nelson and Carl Albert Odeen

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED79. Dwelling 19.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED20. Dwelling 92.

Anna M. Odeen

F, b. April 1893
Father*Carl Albert Odeen b. 16 Sep 1864, d. 24 Jun 1941
Mother*Hannah C. Nelson b. 31 Jul 1863
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna M. Odeen was also known as Annie.
Married Name24 February 1914As of 24 February 1914,her married name was Jorgensen.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1893Anna M. Odeen was born in April 1893 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson.
Marriage24 February 1914Anna M. Odeen married Olof A. Jorgensen on 24 February 1914 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 June 1900Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaAnna M. Odeen was listed as a daughter in Carl Albert Odeen's household on the 1900 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED79. Dwelling 19.

Olof A. Jorgensen

M, b. 22 January 1892
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationOlof A. Jorgensen was also known as Olof O.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 January 1892Olof A. Jorgensen was born on 22 January 1892 at Sweden.
Marriage24 February 1914He married Anna M. Odeen, daughter of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson, on 24 February 1914 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Charles Mix, South Dakota, reported wife and child.

Else Marie Odeen

F, b. December 1897
Father*Carl Albert Odeen b. 16 Sep 1864, d. 24 Jun 1941
Mother*Hannah C. Nelson b. 31 Jul 1863
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElse Marie Odeen was also known as Elsie.
Name VariationElse Marie Odeen was also known as Elsia.
Married Name29 December 1917As of 29 December 1917,her married name was Lundberg.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthDecember 1897Else Marie Odeen was born in December 1897 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson.
Marriage29 December 1917Else Marie Odeen married Arthur Lundberg on 29 December 1917 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 June 1900Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaElse Marie Odeen was listed as a daughter in Carl Albert Odeen's household on the 1900 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
  • On 20 March 1949 at 25th wedding anniversary party of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Odeen.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED79. Dwelling 19.

Arthur Lundberg

M, b. circa 1894
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1894Arthur Lundberg was born circa 1894.
Marriage29 December 1917He married Else Marie Odeen, daughter of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson, on 29 December 1917 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
  • On 20 March 1949 at 25th wedding anniversary party of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Odeen.

Edna F. Odeen

F, b. 24 February 1905, d. 7 December 1999
Father*Carl Albert Odeen b. 16 Sep 1864, d. 24 Jun 1941
Mother*Hannah C. Nelson b. 31 Jul 1863
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name6 September 1927As of 6 September 1927,her married name was Dertien.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 February 1905Edna F. Odeen was born on 24 February 1905 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson.
Marriage6 September 1927Edna F. Odeen married Reinder Dertien on 6 September 1927 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
Death7 December 1999Edna F. Odeen died on 7 December 1999 at age 94.
  • Edna F. Odeen obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Avon, Bon Homme, South Dakota.

Reinder Dertien

M, b. 1 July 1899, d. July 1981
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 July 1899Reinder Dertien was born on 1 July 1899.
Marriage6 September 1927He married Edna F. Odeen, daughter of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson, on 6 September 1927 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
DeathJuly 1981Reinder Dertien died in July 1981.
  • Reinder Dertien obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Avon, Bon Homme, South Dakota.

Carl Oscar Odeen

M, b. 1 January 1895
Father*Carl Albert Odeen b. 16 Sep 1864, d. 24 Jun 1941
Mother*Hannah C. Nelson b. 31 Jul 1863
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCarl Oscar Odeen was also known as Oskar C.
Name VariationCarl Oscar Odeen was also known as Oscar.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 January 1895Carl Oscar Odeen was born on 1 January 1895 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson.
Marriage12 October 1929Carl Oscar Odeen married Ida Lena Nelson on 12 October 1929 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 June 1900Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaCarl Oscar Odeen was listed as a son in Carl Albert Odeen's household on the 1900 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
19 April 1930Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaCarl Oscar Odeen was listed as a son in Carl Albert Odeen's household on the 1930 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Charles Mix, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED79. Dwelling 19.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED20. Dwelling 92.

Robert Frank Odeen

M, b. 4 September 1899, d. 6 March 1953
Father*Carl Albert Odeen b. 16 Sep 1864, d. 24 Jun 1941
Mother*Hannah C. Nelson b. 31 Jul 1863
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRobert Frank Odeen was also known as Frank Robert.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 September 1899Robert Frank Odeen was born on 4 September 1899 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson.
Marriage20 March 1924Robert Frank Odeen married Hazel Marian Hallgren on 20 March 1924 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
Death6 March 1953Robert Frank Odeen died on 6 March 1953 at Charles Mix, South Dakota, at age 53.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 June 1900Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaRobert Frank Odeen was listed as a son in Carl Albert Odeen's household on the 1900 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
  • On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Charles Mix, South Dakota.
  • On 20 March 1949 at 25th wedding anniversary party of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Odeen.
    Robert and Hazel Hallgren Odeen 25th wedding anniversary article 31 Mar 1949 The Daily Republic (Mitchell, SD)

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED79. Dwelling 19.

Ida Lena Nelson

F, b. circa 1903
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 October 1929As of 12 October 1929,her married name was Odeen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1903Ida Lena Nelson was born circa 1903 at South Dakota.
Marriage12 October 1929She married Carl Oscar Odeen, son of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson, on 12 October 1929 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1930Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaIda Lena Nelson was listed as a daughter-in-law in Carl Albert Odeen's household on the 1930 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED20. Dwelling 92.

Hazel Marian Hallgren

F, b. circa 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name20 March 1924As of 20 March 1924,her married name was Odeen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1904Hazel Marian Hallgren was born circa 1904.
Marriage20 March 1924She married Robert Frank Odeen, son of Carl Albert Odeen and Hannah C. Nelson, on 20 March 1924 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.

Johanna Anderson

F, b. 26 February 1823, d. 1895
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohanna Anderson was also known as Andersdotter.
Married Name26 November 1854As of 26 November 1854,her married name was Uddén.
Married Name26 November 1854As of 26 November 1854,her married name was Blomqvist.
Married Name26 November 1854As of 26 November 1854,her married name was Odeen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 February 1823Johanna Anderson was born on 26 February 1823 at Herrberga, Östergötland, Sweden.
Marriage26 November 1854She married Anders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden on 26 November 1854 at Sanga, Stockholm, Sweden.
Death1895Johanna Anderson died in 1895 at South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
1887Järstad, Östergötland, SwedenJohanna Anderson appeared on the census of 1887 at Järstad, Östergötland, Sweden, Name:     Johanna Andersdotter
Birth Date:     26 feb 1823
Birth Place:     Herrberga, Sverige (Sweden)
Year Range:     1887 - 1891
Residence :     Järstad, Östergötland, Sverige (Sweden)
Village, Farm, or Croft:     Mellangården 4
Moved Into Parish:     1850
Moved From:     Herrberga, Sweden
Moved Out of Parish:     4 mar 1887
Moved To:     N Amerika (USA)
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Name:     Carl Albert Uddén
Gender:     Man (Male)
Relationship or Occupation:     Son
Birth Date:     16 sep 1864
Birth Place:     Jerstad
Year Range:     1887 - 1891
Residence :     Järstad, Östergötland, Sverige (Sweden)
Village, Farm, or Croft:     Mellangården 4
Moved Into Parish:     1884
Moved From:     Herrberga, Sweden
Moved Out of Parish:     4 mar 1887
Moved To:     Klarafors Stockholm.
  • Johanna Anderson immigrated on 2 September 1887 Departure Date:     11 mar 1887
    Departure Place:     Göteborg (Gothenburg), Göteborg och Bohus, Sverige
    Ship Name:     Romeo
    Destination:     Hull, England
    Final Destination: Vermillion, South Dakota, USA
    --------------------
    Place of Origin:     Kinnevad Västra Götaland Län, Sverige
    Destination:     New York
    Record Date:     2 sep 1887
    Port of Departure:     Göteborg
    Principal Person:     Andersdoter Johanna.

Children of Johanna Anderson and Anders Gustaf Blomqvist Udden

Dorotha M. Marshall

F, b. circa 1906
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 June 1928As of 18 June 1928,her married name was Roush.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1906Dorotha M. Marshall was born circa 1906.
Marriage18 June 1928She married Hugh L. Roush, son of Manis Roush and Mary Elizina Sumner, on 18 June 1928 at Jones, South Dakota.

Alvin E. Long

M, b. circa 1891
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1891Alvin E. Long was born circa 1891.
Marriage28 September 1919He married Sioux E. Roush, daughter of Manis Roush and Mary Elizina Sumner, on 28 September 1919 at Jones, South Dakota.

Child of Alvin E. Long and Sioux E. Roush

Ivan E. Long

M, b. circa 1920
Father*Alvin E. Long b. c 1891
Mother*Sioux E. Roush b. Mar 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1920Ivan E. Long was born circa 1920.
He was the son of Alvin E. Long and Sioux E. Roush.

Edith R. (?)

F, b. circa 1883
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1907As of circa 1907,her married name was Roush.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1883Edith R. (?) was born circa 1883 at South Dakota.
Marriagecirca 1907She married James B. Roush, son of Manis Roush and Mary Elizina Sumner, circa 1907.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 April 1910Draper, Lyman, South DakotaEdith R. (?) was listed as wife in James B. Roush's household on the 1910 Census at Draper, Lyman, South Dakota; living next door to his father Manis Roush.1
  • Edith R. (?) had 2 with 1 living in 1910 children.

Children of Edith R. (?) and James B. Roush

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED54. Dwelling 26.

Manis Gustau Roush

M, b. 5 January 1909, d. 25 June 2007
Father*James B. Roush b. 11 Sep 1882, d. Oct 1966
Mother*Edith R. (?) b. c 1883
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 January 1909Manis Gustau Roush was born on 5 January 1909 at South Dakota.
He was the son of James B. Roush and Edith R. (?).
Marriage15 October 1930Manis Gustau Roush married May Eudena Humphreys on 15 October 1930.
Death25 June 2007Manis Gustau Roush died on 25 June 2007 at age 98 Manis G. Roush, 98, a retired accountant, died June 25, 2007.He was born Jan. 5, 1909, in Draper, S.D., the first of six children of James B. and Edith R. Roush. The family moved to a farm south of Butte, Neb., in 1914. After graduation from high school, he left the farm to work in Yankton, S.D., and transferred to Casper, Wyo., in 1929, where he married May Eudena “Dena” Humphreys in 1930.Mr. Roush began his accounting career upon passing the certified public accountant examination in 1942. From 1942 to 1956, he practiced public accounting in partnership with Ossie M. Cordle, Gordon Raab and Clyde Gaymon, with offices in Casper, Cheyenne, Laramie, Riverton and Lander, Wyo.In 1943, he served as president of the Wyoming Society of CPAs and was a member of AICPA council. In 1991, he was granted honorary membership in the society.
In 1956, the family moved to Billings, where he formed a partnership with J. Richard Nevin, which later expanded to Roush, Good, Nevin and Murray. After a series of mergers, the practice became a part of what became Charles Bailly and Co. In 1976, he withdrew as partner and served as a consultant until his retirement in 1982.
Mr. Roush served on the Montana State Board of Accountancy from 1968 to 1969 as a member and from 1969 to 1971 as chairman. He was awarded Montana’s Outstanding Service Award (CPA of the Year) in 1973.
He was a member of Young Life in Montana, American Lutheran Church, Masonic Lodge (past master), Al Bedoo Shrine Temple (life member since 1948) and Elks Lodge (life member). He was a sponsor of the Billings Studio Theatre, Yellowstone County Fine Arts Center, St. John’s Lutheran Home, Boy Scouts (counselor-director), Yellowstone County Heart Association (director) and the Service Corps of Retired Executives.
Survivors include his wife; daughter, Shirley Jean Swanson of Miles City; son, Gary Manis Roush of Annandale, Va; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a sister, Shirley Clifton of Lincoln, Neb.
Private graveside services were held July 2, followed by a memorial service at American Lutheran Church.
Memorials may be made to American Lutheran Church, 5 Lewis Ave., Billings, MT 59101; or the Spokane Shriners Hospital for Children, P.O. Box 2472, Spokane, WA 99210.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 April 1910Draper, Lyman, South DakotaManis Gustau Roush was listed as a son in James B. Roush's household on the 1910 Census at Draper, Lyman, South Dakota; living next door to his father Manis Roush.1
  • Manis Gustau Roush obtained US Social Security Card at Wyoming; last residence Billings, Yellowstone, Montana.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED54. Dwelling 26.

May Eudena Humphreys

F, b. circa 1913
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMay Eudena Humphreys was also known as Dena.
Married Name15 October 1930As of 15 October 1930,her married name was Roush.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1913May Eudena Humphreys was born circa 1913.
Marriage15 October 1930She married Manis Gustau Roush, son of James B. Roush and Edith R. (?), on 15 October 1930.
  • May Eudena Humphreys was living in 2005.