Donald Nelson

M, d. before August 2007
Father*Nels Peter Nelson b. 20 Feb 1880, d. 31 Dec 1970
Mother*Leona May Bodendein b. 8 Feb 1889, d. 23 Aug 1970
Life EventDateDescription
Donald Nelson was the son of Nels Peter Nelson and Leona May Bodendein.
Deathbefore August 2007Donald Nelson died before August 2007.

Bernadine Nelson

F, b. 23 April 1911, d. 15 January 1972
Father*Nels Peter Nelson b. 20 Feb 1880, d. 31 Dec 1970
Mother*Leona May Bodendein b. 8 Feb 1889, d. 23 Aug 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Courtier.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageBernadine Nelson married Ken Courtier.
Birth23 April 1911Bernadine Nelson was born on 23 April 1911.
She was the daughter of Nels Peter Nelson and Leona May Bodendein.
Death15 January 1972Bernadine Nelson died on 15 January 1972 at age 60.

Christian D. Gruber

M, b. July 1881
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristian D. Gruber was also known as Chris D.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJuly 1881Christian D. Gruber was born in July 1881 at Wisconsin.
Marriage29 March 1905He married Katherine M. Stelter, daughter of Henry Stelter and Margaret Riechers, on 29 March 1905.

Children of Christian D. Gruber and Katherine M. Stelter

Katherine M. Stelter

F, b. 1883, d. 1980
Father*Henry Stelter b. 24 Aug 1851, d. 11 Nov 1935
Mother*Margaret Riechers b. 5 May 1861, d. 21 Nov 1954
Mrs Chris Gruber (Katherine Stelter) - Sept 1950
Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine Stelter) - Jan 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name29 March 1905As of 29 March 1905,her married name was Gruber.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1883Katherine M. Stelter was born in 1883 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Henry Stelter and Margaret Riechers.
Marriage29 March 1905Katherine M. Stelter married Christian D. Gruber on 29 March 1905.
Death1980Katherine M. Stelter died in 1980.
  • Katherine M. Stelter had 2 with 2 living in 1910 children.
  • In September 1950 5 Generations - 89 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Chris Gruber (Katherine).
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 26, 1950 - 5 Generations - 89 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Chris Gruber (Katherine)
  • In January 1953 5 Generations - 91 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine).
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 2, 1953 - 5 Generations - 91 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine)

Children of Katherine M. Stelter and Christian D. Gruber

Ivan Harold Gruber

M, b. 31 July 1906, d. 28 April 1976
Father*Christian D. Gruber b. Jul 1881
Mother*Katherine M. Stelter b. 1883, d. 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIvan Harold Gruber was also known as Harold Ivan.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 July 1906Ivan Harold Gruber was born on 31 July 1906 at Prairie Du Sac, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Christian D. Gruber and Katherine M. Stelter.
Death28 April 1976Ivan Harold Gruber died on 28 April 1976 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, at age 69.

Dorothea Marie Gruber

F, b. 16 May 1913, d. 4 August 2009
Father*Christian D. Gruber b. Jul 1881
Mother*Katherine M. Stelter b. 1883, d. 1980
Dorothea (Gruber) Steckelberg 2009
Mrs Herbert Steckelberg (Dorothy Gruber) - Jan 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDorothea Marie Gruber was also known as Dorothy.
Name VariationDorothea Marie Gruber was also known as Dorothea.
Married Name5 August 1930As of 5 August 1930,her married name was Steckelberg.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 May 1913Dorothea Marie Gruber was born on 16 May 1913 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Christian D. Gruber and Katherine M. Stelter.
Marriage5 August 1930Dorothea Marie Gruber married Herbert Henry William Steckelberg, son of Henry W. Steckelberg and Anna Schuette, on 5 August 1930.
Death4 August 2009Dorothea Marie Gruber died on 4 August 2009 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 96 Dorothea (Gruber) Steckelberg obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal August 16, 2009 - Dorothea (Gruber) Steckelberg obituary
  • In January 1953 5 Generations - 91 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine), Mrs Stanley Wittmere (Margaret Gruber Schrank) and Mrs Herbert Steckelberg (Dorothy Gruber).
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 2, 1953 - 5 Generations - 91 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine)

Lloyd J. Gruber

M, b. 9 August 1914, d. 6 September 1986
Father*Christian D. Gruber b. Jul 1881
Mother*Katherine M. Stelter b. 1883, d. 1980
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 August 1914Lloyd J. Gruber was born on 9 August 1914 at Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Christian D. Gruber and Katherine M. Stelter.
Marriage18 February 1939Lloyd J. Gruber married Lucinda M. Raschien on 18 February 1939.
Death6 September 1986Lloyd J. Gruber died on 6 September 1986 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 72 Lloyd J Gruber obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 8, 1986 - Lloyd J Gruber obituary

Minnie Swanson

F, b. February 1882
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1882Minnie Swanson was born in February 1882 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of Noah Swanson and Nellie Johnson.
Census DateLocationDescription
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaMinnie Swanson was listed as a daughter in Noah Swanson'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, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Julia Swanson

F, b. December 1884
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Life EventDateDescription
BirthDecember 1884Julia Swanson was born in December 1884 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Noah Swanson and Nellie Johnson.
Census DateLocationDescription
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaJulia Swanson was listed as a daughter in Noah Swanson'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, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Esther Swanson

F, b. February 1887
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1887Esther Swanson was born in February 1887 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Noah Swanson and Nellie Johnson.
Census DateLocationDescription
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaEsther Swanson was listed as a daughter in Noah Swanson'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, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Walter B. Swanson

M, b. 26 May 1889, d. 19 October 1911
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWalter B. Swanson was also known as Walder.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 May 1889Walter B. Swanson was born on 26 May 1889 at Iowa.
He was the son of Noah Swanson and Nellie Johnson.
Death19 October 1911Walter B. Swanson died on 19 October 1911 at age 22.
Deathafter 19 October 1911He died after 19 October 1911 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
Walter B Swanson tombstone - Brule Creek Cemetery, SD
Census DateLocationDescription
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaWalter B. Swanson was listed as a son in Noah Swanson'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, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Manning Swanson

M, b. 5 December 1891
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 December 1891Manning Swanson was born on 5 December 1891 at Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Noah Swanson and Nellie Johnson.
Census DateLocationDescription
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaManning Swanson was listed as a son in Noah Swanson'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, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Lars C. Braastad

M, b. circa 1847, d. after 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1847Lars C. Braastad was born circa 1847 at Norway.
Marriagecirca 1870He married Sophia (?) circa 1870.
Deathafter 1920Lars C. Braastad died after 1920.

Child of Lars C. Braastad and Sophia (?)

Sophia (?)

F, b. circa 1846, d. after 1920
Mrs Lars (Sophia) Braastad
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1870As of circa 1870,her married name was Braastad.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1846Sophia (?) was born circa 1846 at Norway.
Marriagecirca 1870She married Lars C. Braastad circa 1870.
Deathafter 1920Sophia (?) died after 1920.
  • 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.1
  • Sophia (?) had 4 with 4 living in 1910 children.

Child of Sophia (?) and Lars C. Braastad

Citations

  1. [S393] Brule Creek Lutheran Church, 100th Anniversary of Brule Creek Lutheran Church, pages 13-14.

(?) Offerdahl

M

Children of (?) Offerdahl

Edward Offerdahl

M, b. circa 1877
Father*(?) Offerdahl
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1877Edward Offerdahl was born circa 1877 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of (?) Offerdahl.
UNMARRIED1920As of 1920, Edward Offerdahl was never married.

Lawrence A. Offerdahl

M, b. 15 September 1915, d. February 1987
Father*Rudolph Offerdahl b. 12 Oct 1893
Mother*Lillian Davis b. c 1897
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 September 1915Lawrence A. Offerdahl was born on 15 September 1915 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Rudolph Offerdahl and Lillian Davis.
DeathFebruary 1987Lawrence A. Offerdahl died in February 1987 at age 71.

Merle Ludvick Offerdahl

M, b. circa 1919
Father*Rudolph Offerdahl b. 12 Oct 1893
Mother*Lillian Davis b. c 1897
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1919Merle Ludvick Offerdahl was born circa 1919 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Rudolph Offerdahl and Lillian Davis.
Marriage1 November 1941Merle Ludvick Offerdahl married Eleanor Maxine Uecker on 1 November 1941 at Union, South Dakota.

Louis J. Offerdahl

M, b. March 1846, d. after 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1846Louis J. Offerdahl was born in March 1846 at Norway.
Marriagebefore 1875He married unknown (?) before 1875.
Deathafter 1900Louis J. Offerdahl died after 1900.
  • Louis J. Offerdahl immigrated in 1866.

Children of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?)

unknown (?)

F, d. before 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1875As of before 1875,her married name was Offerdahl.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthUnknown (?) was born at Norway.
Marriagebefore 1875She married Louis J. Offerdahl before 1875.
Deathbefore 1900Unknown (?) died before 1900.

Children of unknown (?) and Louis J. Offerdahl

Iver Offerdahl

M, b. June 1875
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1875Iver Offerdahl was born in June 1875 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).

Eric Offerdahl

M, b. November 1876
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1876Eric Offerdahl was born in November 1876 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).

Ole Offerdahl

M, b. December 1877
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthDecember 1877Ole Offerdahl was born in December 1877 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).

Albert Offerdahl

M, b. February 1879
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1879Albert Offerdahl was born in February 1879 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).

Chris Offerdahl

M, b. August 1880
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthAugust 1880Chris Offerdahl was born in August 1880 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).

Nels Offerdahl

M, b. September 1882
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthSeptember 1882Nels Offerdahl was born in September 1882 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).

Martin Offerdahl

M, b. December 1884
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthDecember 1884Martin Offerdahl was born in December 1884 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).

Olina Offerdahl

F, b. June 1886
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1886Olina Offerdahl was born in June 1886 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).

Ludwig Offerdahl

M, b. March 1888
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1888Ludwig Offerdahl was born in March 1888 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).

Mary Offerdahl

F, b. February 1890
Father*Louis J. Offerdahl b. Mar 1846, d. a 1900
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1890Mary Offerdahl was born in February 1890 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?).