August Hrdlicka

M, b. 27 August 1906, d. May 1980
     August Hrdlicka was born on 27 August 1906 at South Dakota. He was the son of Charles Hrdlicka Sr. and Antonie Popelka. August Hrdlicka died in May 1980 at age 73.
     August Hrdlicka was also known as Gus. He obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Armour, Douglas, South Dakota. He was listed as a son in Charles Hrdlicka Sr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1 August Hrdlicka was listed as a son in Charles Hrdlicka Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2 August Hrdlicka was listed as a son in Charles Hrdlicka Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota.3 August Hrdlicka was listed as a son in Charles Hrdlicka Sr.'s household on the 1940 Census at Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota; living next door to Ted Hrdlicka.4
Father*Charles Hrdlicka Sr. b. Dec 1860, d. 1956
Mother*Antonie Popelka b. Aug 1867, d. 1944

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED91. Stamp 143. Dwelling 40.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 11. Stamp 71.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED12-14. Dwelling 14.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T627_3851; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 12-14.

Theodore Hrdlicka

M, b. 18 December 1908, d. 4 April 1973
     Theodore Hrdlicka was born on 18 December 1908 at Armour, South Dakota. He was the son of Charles Hrdlicka Sr. and Antonie Popelka. Theodore Hrdlicka married Hazel M. Schroeder on 3 November 1931 at Custer, South Dakota.1 Theodore Hrdlicka died on 4 April 1973 at age 64.
Theodore Hrdlicka obituary 05 Apr 1973 The Daily Republic (Mitchell, SD)

     Theodore Hrdlicka was also known as Ted. He obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Armour, Douglas, South Dakota. He was listed as a son in Charles Hrdlicka Sr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2 Theodore Hrdlicka was listed as a son in Charles Hrdlicka Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota.3 Theodore Hrdlicka was listed as a son in Charles Hrdlicka Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota.4 Theodore Hrdlicka was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota; living next door to Charles Hrdlicka Sr.5
Father*Charles Hrdlicka Sr. b. Dec 1860, d. 1956
Mother*Antonie Popelka b. Aug 1867, d. 1944

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED91. Stamp 143. Dwelling 40.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 11. Stamp 71.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED12-14. Dwelling 14.
  5. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T627_3851; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 12-14.

Grace Hrdlicka

F, b. November 1889, d. 1977
     Grace Hrdlicka married August J. Werkmeister. Grace Hrdlicka was born in November 1889 at Nebraska. She was the daughter of Charles Hrdlicka Sr. and Antonie Popelka. Grace Hrdlicka died in 1977.
     Her married name was Werkmeister. She had zero children. She was listed as a daughter in Charles Hrdlicka Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Kennedy, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
Father*Charles Hrdlicka Sr. b. Dec 1860, d. 1956
Mother*Antonie Popelka b. Aug 1867, d. 1944

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED75. Dwelling 75.

Jens Johnson

M, b. 20 September 1859, d. 1 June 1902
     Jens Johnson married Hannah Bengtsdotter. Jens Johnson was born on 20 September 1859 at Sweden also reported as Jan 1855. He died on 1 June 1902 at Union, South Dakota, at age 42.
     He immigrated in 1881. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.1

Children of Jens Johnson and Hannah Bengtsdotter

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED339. Dwelling 109.

Hannah W. Johnson

F, b. July 1894
     Hannah W. Johnson was born in July 1894 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Jens Johnson and Hannah Bengtsdotter. Hannah W. Johnson married Lester Seely circa 1914.
     Hannah W. Johnson was listed as a daughter in Jens Johnson's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.1 Hannah W. Johnson was listed as a sister-in-law in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.2 As of circa 1914,her married name was Seely. Hannah W. Johnson was listed as wife in Lester Seely's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3
Father*Jens Johnson b. 20 Sep 1859, d. 1 Jun 1902
Mother*Hannah Bengtsdotter b. 29 Sep 1852, d. 2 Feb 1897

Children of Hannah W. Johnson and Lester Seely

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED339. Dwelling 109.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED429. Dwelling 37.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED14. Dwelling 103.

Gerhart J. Groon

M, b. August 1835, d. after April 1910
     Gerhart J. Groon was born in August 1835 at Germany. He married Anna Von Hagel on 25 April 1873 at Etzel, Germany. Gerhart J. Groon died after April 1910.
     Gerhart J. Groon was also known as G. T. He and Anna Von Hagel immigrated in 1875. Gerhart J. Groon was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Grant, Plymouth, Iowa.1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 He lived in 1910 at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota, Township 94N Range 49W.3 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4

Children of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0359. Page 71C. ED171. Dwelling 94.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED334. Dwelling 70.
  3. [S200] e-mail address from the original atlas.
    The index was compiled by Joy R. Fisher Std Atlas of Union Co, SD, page 25.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 81.

Anna Von Hagel

F, b. 8 January 1851, d. before April 1910
     Anna Von Hagel was born on 8 January 1851 at Riepen, Germany, also reported as Jan 1852. She married Gerhart J. Groon on 25 April 1873 at Etzel, Germany. Anna Von Hagel died before April 1910.
     Anna Von Hagel was also known as Marie Ancke. As of 25 April 1873,her married name was Groon. She and Gerhart J. Groon immigrated in 1875. Anna Von Hagel was listed as wife in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1880 Census at Grant, Plymouth, Iowa.1 Anna Von Hagel was listed as wife in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1900 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2

Children of Anna Von Hagel and Gerhart J. Groon

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0359. Page 71C. ED171. Dwelling 94.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED334. Dwelling 70.

Anna M. Groon

F, b. April 1880, d. before December 1972
     Anna M. Groon was born in April 1880 at Iowa. She was the daughter of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel. As of 1930, Anna M. Groon was never married. She died before December 1972.
     Anna M. Groon was also known as M. Annie. She was listed as a daughter in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1880 Census at Grant, Plymouth, Iowa.1 Anna M. Groon was listed as a daughter in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1900 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 Anna M. Groon was listed as a daughter in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3 Anna M. Groon was listed as a sister-in-law in Joseph Pollock's household on the 1920 Census at Johnson, Plymouth, Iowa.4 Anna M. Groon was listed as a sister-in-law in Herman Christopher Nuttbrock Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Richland, Clark, South Dakota; also includes nephew David, age 22.5
Father*Gerhart J. Groon b. Aug 1835, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Anna Von Hagel b. 8 Jan 1851, d. b Apr 1910

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0359. Page 71C. ED171. Dwelling 94.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED334. Dwelling 70.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 81.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED132. Dwelling 28.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED26. Dwelling 65.

Henry John Groon

M, b. 16 July 1883, d. April 1969
     Henry John Groon was born on 16 July 1883 at Iowa. He was the son of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel. Henry John Groon married Sophia Maria Fickbohm, daughter of John Henry Fickbohm and Sophia Enstena Behnke, on 13 April 1910 at Union, South Dakota. Henry John Groon died in April 1969 at age 85.
     Henry John Groon was also known as John Henry. He obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Fairview, Lincoln, South Dakota. He was listed as a son in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1900 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.1 Henry John Groon was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.4
Father*Gerhart J. Groon b. Aug 1835, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Anna Von Hagel b. 8 Jan 1851, d. b Apr 1910

Children of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED334. Dwelling 70.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 45.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED245. Dwelling 18.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-2. Dwelling 71.

Katherine Margaret Groon

F, b. 1 December 1885, d. 26 December 1972
     Katherine Margaret Groon was born on 1 December 1885 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota. She was the daughter of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel. Katherine Margaret Groon married Joseph Pollock on 4 February 1914 at Merrill, Iowa. Katherine Margaret Groon died on 26 December 1972 at Plymouth Manor Care Center, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 87 Mrs. Kathryn M. Pollock, 87, 500 Plymouth St. SE, died Tuesday (Dec 26, 1972) at Plymouth Manor Care Center after a long illness. Funeral services will be Thursday at 11am at St. Joseph Catholic church with Msgr. Dean Walker officiating. Burial will be in the Calvary cemetery under direction of the Luedtke funeral home. Christian Mother's rosary will be recited Wednesday at 3pm with parish rosary at 8pm Wednesday. The former Kathryn M. Groon, she was born Dec 1 1885, at Alcester, SD, the daughter of the late Gerhart and Anna Groon. She moved to Akron as a young lady and came to Le Mars in 1940. She and Joseph Pollock were married Feb 4, 1914, at Merrill. Mrs. Pollock was a member of Christian Mother's society. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1947, two grandchildren, three brothers and two sisters. Survivors are five daughters, Mrs. Edward (Esther) Koernich of Lesterville, SD, Mrs. Eugene (Ella) O'Hara of Sioux City, Mrs. Roman (Evelyn) Dreckman and Mrs. Robert (Josephine) Kluemper, both of Le Mars and Mrs. Marvin (Lillian) Neyens of Hinton; a sister, Mrs. Leona Nuttbrook of Rapid City, 12 grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.
     Katherine Margaret Groon was also known as Kathryn Margaret. Katherine Margaret Groon was also known as Margaret Katherine. Katherine Margaret Groon was also known as Tina K. She was listed as a daughter in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1900 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.1 Katherine Margaret Groon was listed as a daughter in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 Katherine Margaret Groon was listed as a hired girl for the Henry Manning family on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota; ED429. Dwelling 74. As of 4 February 1914,her married name was Pollock. She was listed as wife in Joseph Pollock's household on the 1920 Census at Johnson, Plymouth, Iowa.3 Katherine Margaret Groon was listed as wife in Joseph Pollock's household on the 1930 Census at Johnson, Plymouth, Iowa.4
Father*Gerhart J. Groon b. Aug 1835, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Anna Von Hagel b. 8 Jan 1851, d. b Apr 1910

Children of Katherine Margaret Groon and Joseph Pollock

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED334. Dwelling 70.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 81.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED132. Dwelling 28.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED75-15. Dwelling 63.

Lena S. Groon

F, b. 20 January 1889, d. October 1977
     Lena S. Groon was born on 20 January 1889 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel. Lena S. Groon married Herman Christopher Nuttbrock Jr., son of Herman Christopher Nuttbrock and Trientje Aeilts Lutterman, on 22 January 1919 at Union, South Dakota.1 Lena S. Groon died in October 1977 at age 88.
     She obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Rapid City, Pennington, South Dakota. Lena S. Groon was also known as Angel Lena. Lena S. Groon was also known as Leona. Lena S. Groon was also known as Angelena. She was listed as a daughter in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1900 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 Lena S. Groon was listed as a daughter in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3 As of 22 January 1919,her married name was Nuttbrock. Lena S. Groon was listed as wife in Herman Christopher Nuttbrock Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Richland, Clark, South Dakota; also includes nephew David, age 22.4
Father*Gerhart J. Groon b. Aug 1835, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Anna Von Hagel b. 8 Jan 1851, d. b Apr 1910

Children of Lena S. Groon and Herman Christopher Nuttbrock Jr.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED334. Dwelling 70.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 81.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED26. Dwelling 65.

Mary A. Groon

F, b. 13 September 1891, d. 29 September 1956
     Mary A. Groon was born on 13 September 1891 at Union, South Dakota. She was the daughter of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel. Mary A. Groon married Anders Nelson on 29 September 1915 at Clay, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Alcester.1
Mary A. Groon died on 29 September 1956 at Turner, South Dakota, at age 65.
     Mary A. Groon was also known as Antka Marie. She was listed as a daughter in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1900 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 Mary A. Groon was listed as a hired girl for the Edward Levison family on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota; ED429. Dwelling 66. As of 29 September 1915,her married name was Nelson. She was listed as wife in Anders Nelson's household on the 1930 Census at Prairie, Union, South Dakota.3
Father*Gerhart J. Groon b. Aug 1835, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Anna Von Hagel b. 8 Jan 1851, d. b Apr 1910

Children of Mary A. Groon and Anders Nelson

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED334. Dwelling 70.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-13. Dwelling 59.

Sophia Maria Fickbohm

F, b. 13 May 1891, d. February 1980
     Sophia Maria Fickbohm was born on 13 May 1891 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of John Henry Fickbohm and Sophia Enstena Behnke. Sophia Maria Fickbohm married Henry John Groon, son of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel, on 13 April 1910 at Union, South Dakota. Sophia Maria Fickbohm died in February 1980 at age 88.
     She obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Fairview, Lincoln, South Dakota. She was listed as a daughter in John Henry Fickbohm's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to son Edward L. Fickbohm.1 As of 13 April 1910,her married name was Groon. Sophia Maria Fickbohm was listed as wife in Henry John Groon's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 Sophia Maria Fickbohm was listed as wife in Henry John Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3 Sophia Maria Fickbohm was listed as wife in Henry John Groon's household on the 1930 Census at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.4
Father*John Henry Fickbohm b. 15 Feb 1844, d. 25 Mar 1911
Mother*Sophia Enstena Behnke b. 28 May 1850, d. 11 Sep 1943

Children of Sophia Maria Fickbohm and Henry John Groon

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 3.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 45.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED245. Dwelling 18.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-2. Dwelling 71.

Bernice Adelia Groon

F, b. 11 March 1911, d. 7 September 2003
     Bernice Adelia Groon was born on 11 March 1911 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm. Bernice Adelia Groon married Odell Berg Johnson, son of Albert Berg and unknown (?), on 6 December 1934 at Lincoln, South Dakota, County of Residence: Lincoln. Post Office: Canton.1 Bernice Adelia Groon died on 7 September 2003 at age 92.
     She was listed as a daughter in Henry John Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 Bernice Adelia Groon was listed as a daughter in Henry John Groon's household on the 1930 Census at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.3 As of 6 December 1934,her married name was Johnson.1
Father*Henry John Groon b. 16 Jul 1883, d. Apr 1969
Mother*Sophia Maria Fickbohm b. 13 May 1891, d. Feb 1980

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED245. Dwelling 18.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-2. Dwelling 71.

Melvina C. Groon

F, b. circa 1913
     Melvina C. Groon was born circa 1913 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm. Melvina C. Groon married Henry Linnford Aasheim, son of Ole L. Aasheim and Margarette (?), on 11 June 1938 at Lincoln, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Haworden, Iowa.1

     Melvina C. Groon was listed as a daughter in Henry John Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 Melvina C. Groon was listed as a daughter in Henry John Groon's household on the 1930 Census at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.3 As of 11 June 1938,her married name was Aasheim.1 As of 11 June 1938,her married name was Aashei.
Father*Henry John Groon b. 16 Jul 1883, d. Apr 1969
Mother*Sophia Maria Fickbohm b. 13 May 1891, d. Feb 1980

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED245. Dwelling 18.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-2. Dwelling 71.

Emil Wilbur Groon

M, b. 2 October 1914, d. 23 July 2004
     Emil Wilbur Groon was born on 2 October 1914 at South Dakota. He was the son of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm. Emil Wilbur Groon died on 23 July 2004 at age 89.
     He obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Arlington, Kingsbury, South Dakota. He was listed as a son in Henry John Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.1 Emil Wilbur Groon was listed as a son in Henry John Groon's household on the 1930 Census at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.2
Father*Henry John Groon b. 16 Jul 1883, d. Apr 1969
Mother*Sophia Maria Fickbohm b. 13 May 1891, d. Feb 1980

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED245. Dwelling 18.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-2. Dwelling 71.

Herbert C. Groon

M, b. 11 October 1916, d. 14 July 1997
     Herbert C. Groon was born on 11 October 1916 at South Dakota. He was the son of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm. Herbert C. Groon married Ardes Ekle on 23 August 1942 at Las Vegas, Nevada. Herbert C. Groon married Velma E. Willms, daughter of Ebbo Franzen Willms and Adele Ahrens, on 14 February 1971 at Alcester, South Dakota. Herbert C. Groon died on 14 July 1997 at age 80 Herbert C. Groon, 80, of Alcester died Monday, July 14, 1997, at Morningside Manor Nursing Home in Alcester.
Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Peace Lutheran Church in Alcester, with the Rev. Richard Luttman officiating. Private family burial services will be prior to the memorial service. Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. today, with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Wass Funeral Home in Alcester.
Mr. Groon was born Oct. 11, 1916, near Akron, Iowa, the son of J. Henry and Sophia (Fickbohm) Groon. He attended rural school.
He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1945 to 1946, where he worked on B-51, B-52 and AT-6 aircrafts.
He married Ardes Ekle on Aug. 23, 1942, in Las Vegas, Nev. In 1947, the couple moved to the Norway Center, S.D., area and farmed until 1971. She died Oct. 29, 1967. He married Velma Fickbohm on Feb. 14, 1971, in Alcester. The couple made their home in Alcester, where he was employed at various jobs including driving a school bus.
He was a member of Peace Lutheran Church, where he was an elder and a youth counselor.
Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Marlene and her husband, Jim Fedderson, of Marshall, Minn., Carol Vojtisek of Wahpeton, N.D., and Joyce (Fickbohm) and her husband, Cal Hubregtse, of Lennox, S.D; five sons, David Groon of Sioux Falls, S.D., Steve Groon and his wife, Deb, of Volga, S.D., Robert Fickbohm and his wife, Barb, of Fremont, Neb., Delmar "Fudd" Fickbohm of Rapid City, S.D., and Douglas Fickbohm and his wife, Ann, of Yankton, S.D; 15 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers and their wives, Emil and Irene of Arlington, S.D., and Gerald and Marcella of Chapel Hill, N.C; and four sisters, Bernice Johnson of Vermillion, S.D., Alvera and her husband, Richard Rosgaard, of Rock Valley, Iowa, and Melvina Aashei and Elaine and her husband, Albert Olson, all of Canton, S.D.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Darlene Klostergaard.
Pallbearers will be Ken Carlson, Art Peterson, Oscar Larson, Charles Hall, Bob Kroell, Morris Sommervold and Elmer and Walt Haltkamp.1
     He obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota. He was listed as a son in Henry John Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 Herbert C. Groon was listed as a son in Henry John Groon's household on the 1930 Census at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.3
Father*Henry John Groon b. 16 Jul 1883, d. Apr 1969
Mother*Sophia Maria Fickbohm b. 13 May 1891, d. Feb 1980

Child of Herbert C. Groon and Ardes Ekle

Citations

  1. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 104, 1997 Jul 24.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED245. Dwelling 18.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-2. Dwelling 71.

Alvera D. Groon

F, b. 17 February 1919
     Alvera D. Groon married Richard F. Rosgaard. Alvera D. Groon was born on 17 February 1919 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm.
     Her married name was Rosgaard. Alvera D. Groon was listed as a daughter in Henry John Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.1 Alvera D. Groon was listed as a daughter in Henry John Groon's household on the 1930 Census at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.2
Father*Henry John Groon b. 16 Jul 1883, d. Apr 1969
Mother*Sophia Maria Fickbohm b. 13 May 1891, d. Feb 1980

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED245. Dwelling 18.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-2. Dwelling 71.

Anders Nelson

M, b. circa 1892
     Anders Nelson was born circa 1892 at Norway. He married Mary A. Groon, daughter of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel, on 29 September 1915 at Clay, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Alcester.1

     Anders Nelson was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Prairie, Union, South Dakota.2

Children of Anders Nelson and Mary A. Groon

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-13. Dwelling 59.

Gundar G. Satter

M, b. 13 June 1835, d. 12 September 1909
     Gundar G. Satter was born on 13 June 1835 at Norway. He married Guri Anne Walstad, daughter of (?) Walstad, before 1864. Gundar G. Satter died on 12 September 1909 at age 74. He was buried after 12 September 1909 at North Brule Cemetery, Union, South Dakota, grave 3, lot 9, block 2.
     Gundar G. Satter was also known as Gunder. He and Guri Anne Walstad immigrated in 1865 to Norway to, United States. Gundar G. Satter was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole Walstad.2 In 1884 GUNDER SATTER, farmer, Section 21, Town 93, Range 50, P. O. Spink, owns 240 acres in the north half of the southeast quarter and the north half of the southwest quarter. About 40 acres are under cultivation. He has twenty head of cattle. Mr. Satter is a native of Norway, born June 13, 1835. His immigration to the United States was in the year 1865.3 He was listed as a boarder with the Olaf Nelson family on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4 He purchased land before 1909 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, Section 21, T: 93N, R: 50W.5

Children of Gundar G. Satter and Guri Anne Walstad

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 122.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 78.
  3. [S241] Historical Atlas of Dakota, online, SPINK.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 54.
  5. [S188] South Dakota Index to 1910 Atlas, Union SD, page 29.

Guri Anne Walstad

F, b. 14 April 1836, d. 6 July 1895
     Guri Anne Walstad was born on 14 April 1836 at Norway. She was the daughter of (?) Walstad. Guri Anne Walstad married Gundar G. Satter before 1864. Guri Anne Walstad died on 6 July 1895 at age 59. She was buried after 6 July 1895 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
     Guri Anne Walstad was also known as Valstad. Guri Anne Walstad was also known as Anna. As of before 1864,her married name was Satter. She and Gundar G. Satter immigrated in 1865 to Norway to, United States. Guri Anne Walstad was listed in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1870 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.1 Guri Anne Walstad was listed as wife in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole Walstad.2
Father*(?) Walstad

Children of Guri Anne Walstad and Gundar G. Satter

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 122.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 78.

Gustav Parelius Satter

M, b. 1864, d. 21 March 1940
     Gustav Parelius Satter was born in 1864 at Norway. He was the son of Gundar G. Satter and Guri Anne Walstad. Gustav Parelius Satter married Christine Carlson, daughter of Bengt Carlson and Bendigta C. (?), before 1888. Gustav Parelius Satter married Sophia Larson, daughter of Lars Larson Jr. and Ellen A. Helseth, circa 1894. Gustav Parelius Satter died on 21 March 1940 at Clay, South Dakota. He was buried after 21 March 1940 at Brule Creek Cemetery (aka North Brule Cemetery), Spink, Union, South Dakota, grave 4, lot 25, block 2.
Gustav and Sophia (Larson) Satter tombstone - Brule Creek Cemetery, SD

     Gustav Parelius Satter was also known as Gust. Gustav Parelius Satter was also known as Gustave. He immigrated with Gundar G. Satter and Guri Anne Walstad in 1865 at Norway to, United States. Gustav Parelius Satter was listed in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1870 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.1 Gustav Parelius Satter was listed as a son in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole Walstad.2 Gustav Parelius Satter was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3 He purchased land before 1910 at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota, Section 19, T: 93N, R: 49W.4 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.5 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota; household also includes uncle Ole Walstad.6
Father*Gundar G. Satter b. 13 Jun 1835, d. 12 Sep 1909
Mother*Guri Anne Walstad b. 14 Apr 1836, d. 6 Jul 1895

Child of Gustav Parelius Satter and Christine Carlson

Children of Gustav Parelius Satter and Sophia Larson

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 122.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 78.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED339. Dwelling 132.
  4. [S188] South Dakota Index to 1910 Atlas, Union SD, page 31.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED429. Dwelling 121.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 7A. ED251. Dwelling 130.

Godfrey Satter

M, b. May 1868, d. after 1934
     Godfrey Satter was born in May 1868 at Iowa 1870 census lists birthplace as Norway. He was the son of Gundar G. Satter and Guri Anne Walstad. Godfrey Satter married Mathilda Hammarstum in December 1890. Godfrey Satter died after 1934.
     Godfrey Satter was also known as Fred. He was listed in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1870 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.1 Godfrey Satter was listed as a son in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole Walstad.2 Godfrey Satter was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Moorhead, Clay, Minnesota.3
Father*Gundar G. Satter b. 13 Jun 1835, d. 12 Sep 1909
Mother*Guri Anne Walstad b. 14 Apr 1836, d. 6 Jul 1895

Children of Godfrey Satter and Mathilda Hammarstum

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 122.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 78.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED313. Dwelling 311. Sheet 17B.

Anna Olene Satter

F, b. March 1872, d. 8 March 1937
     Anna Olene Satter was born in March 1872 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Gundar G. Satter and Guri Anne Walstad. Anna Olene Satter married Sivert Sivertson Eidem, son of Sivert Johnsen Eidem and Brynild Jonsdatter Langli, in 1898. Anna Olene Satter died on 8 March 1937 at Union, South Dakota.
     She was listed as a daughter in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole Walstad.1 As of 1898,her married name was Eidem. Anna Olene Satter was listed as wife in Sivert Sivertson Eidem's household on the 1900 Census at Brule, Union, South Dakota.2 Anna Olene Satter was listed as wife in Sivert Sivertson Eidem's household on the 1920 Census at Brule, Union, South Dakota.3 Anna Olene Satter was listed as wife in Sivert Sivertson Eidem's household on the 1920 Census at Brule, Union, South Dakota.4 Anna Olene Satter was listed as wife in Sivert Sivertson Eidem's household on the 1930 Census at Brule, Union, South Dakota.5
Father*Gundar G. Satter b. 13 Jun 1835, d. 12 Sep 1909
Mother*Guri Anne Walstad b. 14 Apr 1836, d. 6 Jul 1895

Children of Anna Olene Satter and Sivert Sivertson Eidem

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 78.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED335. Dwelling 106.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED425. Dwelling 6.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED246. Dwelling 3.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-6. Dwelling 74.

Sophia Satter

F, b. circa 1874, d. before 1934
     Sophia Satter was born circa 1874 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Gundar G. Satter and Guri Anne Walstad. Sophia Satter died before 1934.
     She was listed as a daughter in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole Walstad.1
Father*Gundar G. Satter b. 13 Jun 1835, d. 12 Sep 1909
Mother*Guri Anne Walstad b. 14 Apr 1836, d. 6 Jul 1895

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 78.

Mathilda Satter

F, b. circa 1876, d. before 1934
     Mathilda Satter was born circa 1876 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Gundar G. Satter and Guri Anne Walstad. Mathilda Satter died before 1934.
     She was listed as a daughter in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole Walstad.1
Father*Gundar G. Satter b. 13 Jun 1835, d. 12 Sep 1909
Mother*Guri Anne Walstad b. 14 Apr 1836, d. 6 Jul 1895

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 78.

Lewis Satter

M, b. circa 1878, d. after 1934
     Lewis Satter was born circa 1878 at South Dakota. He was the son of Gundar G. Satter and Guri Anne Walstad. Lewis Satter died after 1934.
     He was listed as a son in Gundar G. Satter's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole Walstad.1
Father*Gundar G. Satter b. 13 Jun 1835, d. 12 Sep 1909
Mother*Guri Anne Walstad b. 14 Apr 1836, d. 6 Jul 1895

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 78.

Sophia Larson

F, b. December 1871, d. 1942
Mrs Gust Satter (Sophia Larson)
     Sophia Larson was born in December 1871 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Lars Larson Jr. and Ellen A. Helseth. Sophia Larson married Gustav Parelius Satter, son of Gundar G. Satter and Guri Anne Walstad, circa 1894. Sophia Larson was buried in 1942 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
Gustav and Sophia (Larson) Satter tombstone - Brule Creek Cemetery, SD
She died in 1942.
     She was listed as a daughter in Lars Larson Jr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1 As of circa 1894,her married name was Satter. In 1894 at Elk Point, South Dakota, In 1894 Mrs. John Larson organized the Brule Creek "Kvindeforening" to promote the cause of missions in the church. The following ladies became charter members: Mrs. Lars Larson, Mrs. Iver Quam, Mrs. Gust Satter, Mrs. Elling Dale, Brite Oie, Mrs. John Larson, Mrs. Andrew Helseth, Mrs. Lars Braastad, Mrs. Emil Pederson, Mrs. Anders Anderson, Mrs. Abraham Olson and Mrs. Knute Paulson.2 Sophia Larson had 3 with 3 living in 1900 children. She was listed as wife in Gustav Parelius Satter's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3 Sophia Larson had 7 with 7 living in 1910 children. She was listed as wife in Gustav Parelius Satter's household on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4 Sophia Larson was listed as wife in Gustav Parelius Satter's household on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota; household also includes uncle Ole Walstad.5
Father*Lars Larson Jr. b. Apr 1836, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Ellen A. Helseth b. Jul 1845, d. a Apr 1910

Children of Sophia Larson and Gustav Parelius Satter

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0115 Sheet 403B.
  2. [S393] Brule Creek Lutheran Church, 100th Anniversary of Brule Creek Lutheran Church, pages 13-14.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED339. Dwelling 132.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED429. Dwelling 121.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 7A. ED251. Dwelling 130.

Ellen Amanda Satter

F, b. 23 September 1894, d. September 1982
     Ellen Amanda Satter was born on 23 September 1894 at Union, South Dakota.1 She was the daughter of Gustav Parelius Satter and Sophia Larson. Ellen Amanda Satter married Perrie George Degroote, son of George Degroote and Alice (?), on 1 September 1920 at Union, South Dakota, Post Office: Akron, Iowa.2 Ellen Amanda Satter died in September 1982.
     She obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Corwith, Hancock, Iowa. She was listed as a daughter in Gustav Parelius Satter's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3 Ellen Amanda Satter was listed as a daughter in Gustav Parelius Satter's household on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4 Ellen Amanda Satter was listed as a daughter in Gustav Parelius Satter's household on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota; household also includes uncle Ole Walstad.5 As of 1 September 1920,her married name was Degroote.2
Father*Gustav Parelius Satter b. 1864, d. 21 Mar 1940
Mother*Sophia Larson b. Dec 1871, d. 1942

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, file number 598151 (unknown file date).
  2. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED339. Dwelling 132.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED429. Dwelling 121.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 7A. ED251. Dwelling 130.

Lewis Griffin Satter

M, b. 3 December 1896, d. 2 October 1991
Lewis Satter 1976
     Lewis Griffin Satter was born on 3 December 1896 at Union, South Dakota.1 He was the son of Gustav Parelius Satter and Sophia Larson. Lewis Griffin Satter was baptized on 31 January 1897. He married Grace Cordelia Kjose, daughter of Amund Olson Kjose and Ingeborg (?), on 22 May 1918 at Clay, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Akron, Iowa.2
Lewis Griffin Satter died on 2 October 1991 at age 94 Lewis G. Satter, 94, of Alcester, S.D., died Wednesday (Oct. 2,1991) at Morningside Manor in Alcester. Services were Saturday at Brule Creek Lutheran church, rural Elk Point. Rev. Leslie Hernes officiated. Burial was in the church cemetery, under direction of Wass funeral home in Alcester. Mr. Satter was born Dec. 3, 1896, in Union county, S.D., the son of
Gustav and Sophia (Larson) Satter. He attended Pleasant Ridge country school. He married Grace Kjose May 22, 1918 at the Lutheran parsonage in Vermillion. He served in the U.S. army during World War 1. He then
farmed near Spink until retiring in 1962. The couple moved into Alcester in 1986. Mrs. Satter died March 19, 1987. He entered Morningside Manor Aug. 29, 1991. Mr. Satter was a lifelong member of Brule Creek Lutheran church and
held various church offices. He was a member of World War I Barracks in Elk Point. Survivors include two sons, Eldon of Hawthorne, Calif., and Archie of Sioux Falls; two daughter, Mrs.
Clarence (Leone) Albin of Fountain Valley, Calif., and Mrs. William (Ardis) Leyman of Long Beach, Calif; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren;
three sisters, Betty Satter and Agnes Sawyer, both of Boise, Idaho, and Grace Pylman of
Sioux Falls. He was also preceded in death by
a son, Luverne; two brothers; three sisters; and a half-sister.
Lewis G and Grace (Kjose) Satter tombstone - Brule Creek Cemetery, SD

     He obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota. Lewis Griffin Satter was also known as Louis. He was listed as a son in Gustav Parelius Satter's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3 Lewis Griffin Satter was listed as a son in Gustav Parelius Satter's household on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4 Lewis Griffin Satter was confirmed on 30 June 1912. He was listed as a son-in-law in Amund Olson Kjose's household on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.5 Lewis Griffin Satter was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.6 In 1976.
Lewis and Grace (Kjose) Satter - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1976
Father*Gustav Parelius Satter b. 1864, d. 21 Mar 1940
Mother*Sophia Larson b. Dec 1871, d. 1942

Children of Lewis Griffin Satter and Grace Cordelia Kjose

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, file number 598152 (unknown file date).
  2. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED339. Dwelling 132.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED429. Dwelling 121.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED251. Dwelling 84.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-14. Dwelling 76.