Clifford Nygard

M, d. after 1971
Father*Otto Nygard b. 29 Nov 1878, d. 12 Dec 1954
Mother*Alma Amundson b. 27 Apr 1880, d. 25 Oct 1958
Life EventDateDescription
Clifford Nygard was the son of Otto Nygard and Alma Amundson.
Deathafter 1971Clifford Nygard died after 1971.

John Sommervold

M, b. 20 March 1866, d. 20 January 1957
Father*Sever Sommervold b. 1806, d. 1878
Mother*Johanna Kvomsbrekken b. 1834, d. 14 May 1909
John Sommervold-Colorized
John Sommervold - after 1878-Colorized
John Sommervold-circa 1900-Colorized
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 March 1866John Sommervold was born on 20 March 1866 at Orkedalen, Norway, also reported as 03 Mar 1866.
He was the son of Sever Sommervold and Johanna Kvomsbrekken.
Marriage3 September 1892John Sommervold married Seri Blosberg on 3 September 1892.
Death20 January 1957John Sommervold died on 20 January 1957 at Union, South Dakota, at age 90 John Sommervold, 90, obituary.
Hawarden Independent January 24, 1957 - John Sommervold, 90, obituary
  • Photo of siblings Johanna, John and Ellen Sommervold.
    siblings Johanna, John and Ellen Sommervold-Colorized
    siblings Johanna, John and Ellen Sommervold
  • Circa 1900 Family portrait of Johannes and Johanna Sommervold Olson with 4 of her children from her first marriage. Standing: John Sommervold, Johanna (Sommervold) Sveeggen, Sivert Sommervold, and Ellen (Sommervold) Berg; Seated: Sivert and Johanna Sommervold. Missing from picture: Paulina (Sommervold) Anderson.
  • Before 1909 Johanna Sommervold Olson and Johannes Olson (her 2nd husband) with Johanna's 5 grown children. Standing: John Sommervold, Ellen (Sommervold) Berg, Sivert Sommervold, Johanna (Sommervold) Sveeggen, and Paulina (Sommervold) Anderson; Seated: Johannes Olson (Johanna's 2nd husband) and Johanna (her first husband, Sivert Severson Sommervold died in 1878).

Children of John Sommervold and Seri Blosberg

Seri Blosberg

F, b. 21 November 1861, d. 30 December 1946
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 September 1892As of 3 September 1892,her married name was Sommervold.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 November 1861Seri Blosberg was born on 21 November 1861.
Marriage3 September 1892She married John Sommervold, son of Sever Sommervold and Johanna Kvomsbrekken, on 3 September 1892.
Death30 December 1946Seri Blosberg died on 30 December 1946 at age 85.

Children of Seri Blosberg and John Sommervold

Johanna Bertine Sommervold

F, b. 13 September 1895, d. 18 March 1992
Father*John Sommervold b. 20 Mar 1866, d. 20 Jan 1957
Mother*Seri Blosberg b. 21 Nov 1861, d. 30 Dec 1946
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Johnson.
Married NameHer married name was Johnsen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJohanna Bertine Sommervold married Edwin Ludvig Johnson.
Birth13 September 1895Johanna Bertine Sommervold was born on 13 September 1895.
She was the daughter of John Sommervold and Seri Blosberg.
Death18 March 1992Johanna Bertine Sommervold died on 18 March 1992 at Iowa at age 96.

Child of Johanna Bertine Sommervold and Edwin Ludvig Johnson

Edwin Ludvig Johnson

M, b. 1897, d. 27 February 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdwin Ludvig Johnson was also known as Edwin I. Johnsen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEdwin Ludvig Johnson married Johanna Bertine Sommervold, daughter of John Sommervold and Seri Blosberg.
Birth1897Edwin Ludvig Johnson was born in 1897 also reported as 1898.
Death27 February 1984He died on 27 February 1984.

Child of Edwin Ludvig Johnson and Johanna Bertine Sommervold

Sivert J. Sommervold

M, b. 15 September 1900, d. 16 September 1961
Father*John Sommervold b. 20 Mar 1866, d. 20 Jan 1957
Mother*Seri Blosberg b. 21 Nov 1861, d. 30 Dec 1946
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 September 1900Sivert J. Sommervold was born on 15 September 1900 at South Dakota.
He was the son of John Sommervold and Seri Blosberg.
Death16 September 1961Sivert J. Sommervold died on 16 September 1961 at age 61 Funeral services for Sivert Sommervold, 61, of Alcester, who died Saturday at a Yankton hospital after a short Illness, will be at 2 o'clock this afternoon (Thursday) at Roseni Lutheran church near Beresford. Rev. Norman Nelson, superintendent of the Bethesda Home for the Aged, will officiate with burial in the church cemetery.

Mr. Sommervold was born September 15, 1900, on an Emmett Township farm near Nora, S.D. He moved with his parents to a farm in Sioux Valley township near Alcester in 1903. He attended Garland school near Alcester and was baptized in the Roseni church.

Survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Edwin I. Johnsen of Sioux City and Mrs. Howard Nygaard of Hawarden and several nieces and nephews.

His parents John and Seri Sommervold, a sister and a brother preceded him in death

Hawarden Independent, September 21, 1961.

Ole S. Sommervold

M, b. 5 January 1898, d. 18 June 1958
Father*John Sommervold b. 20 Mar 1866, d. 20 Jan 1957
Mother*Seri Blosberg b. 21 Nov 1861, d. 30 Dec 1946
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageOle S. Sommervold married Evelyn Larson.
Birth5 January 1898Ole S. Sommervold was born on 5 January 1898.
He was the son of John Sommervold and Seri Blosberg.
Death18 June 1958Ole S. Sommervold died on 18 June 1958 at age 60.

Children of Ole S. Sommervold and Evelyn Larson

Constance Elaine Johnson

F, b. 12 August 1926, d. 2 October 2018
Father*Edwin Ludvig Johnson b. 1897, d. 27 Feb 1984
Mother*Johanna Bertine Sommervold b. 13 Sep 1895, d. 18 Mar 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationConstance Elaine Johnson was also known as Connie.
Married Name18 June 1949As of 18 June 1949,her married name was Hansen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 August 1926Constance Elaine Johnson was born on 12 August 1926 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Edwin Ludvig Johnson and Johanna Bertine Sommervold.
Marriage18 June 1949Constance Elaine Johnson married Robert R. Hansen on 18 June 1949.
Death2 October 2018Constance Elaine Johnson died on 2 October 2018 at Iowa at age 92.

Robert R. Hansen

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage18 June 1949Robert R. Hansen married Constance Elaine Johnson, daughter of Edwin Ludvig Johnson and Johanna Bertine Sommervold, on 18 June 1949.

William Satter Jr.

M
Father*William Oliver Satter b. 7 Oct 1898, d. 30 Sep 1978
Mother*Alma E. Holthe b. 16 Dec 1901, d. 14 Aug 1980
Life EventDateDescription
William Satter Jr. was the son of William Oliver Satter and Alma E. Holthe.

Pearl Hollatz

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name6 April 1947As of 6 April 1947,her married name was Degroote.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage6 April 1947Pearl Hollatz married Darrel Everett Degroote, son of Perrie George Degroote and Ellen Amanda Satter, on 6 April 1947.

Child of Pearl Hollatz and Darrel Everett Degroote

Mable Risvold

F, d. November 2012
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1995As of before 1995,her married name was Veldhouse.
Married Name1995As of 1995,her married name was Degroote.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 1995Mable Risvold married (?) Veldhouse before 1995.
Marriage1995Mable Risvold married Robert L. Degroote, son of Perrie George Degroote and Ellen Amanda Satter, in 1995.
DeathNovember 2012Mable Risvold died in November 2012.

Mark Everett Degroote

M, d. before 2005
Father*Darrel Everett Degroote b. 13 Sep 1922, d. 6 Feb 2005
Mother*Pearl Hollatz
Life EventDateDescription
Mark Everett Degroote was the son of Darrel Everett Degroote and Pearl Hollatz.
Deathbefore 2005Mark Everett Degroote died before 2005.

Evelyn M. Barkema

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name22 November 1950As of 22 November 1950,her married name was Degroote.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage22 November 1950Evelyn M. Barkema married Harlan E. Degroote, son of Perrie George Degroote and Ellen Amanda Satter, on 22 November 1950.

Mary Jane Welter

F, d. August 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 February 1946As of 4 February 1946,her married name was Degroote.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage4 February 1946Mary Jane Welter married Robert L. Degroote, son of Perrie George Degroote and Ellen Amanda Satter, on 4 February 1946.
DeathAugust 1992Mary Jane Welter died in August 1992.

(?) Veldhouse

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 1995(?) Veldhouse married Mable Risvold before 1995.

(?) Long

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Long married Kittie M. Roush, daughter of Manis Roush and Mary Elizina Sumner.

(?) Fitzgerald

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriageafter 1910(?) Fitzgerald married Margaret Elizabeth Roush, daughter of Manis Roush and Mary Elizina Sumner, after 1910.

Wilbur Sherwood

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilbur Sherwood married Dora M. Roush, daughter of Manis Roush and Mary Elizina Sumner.

Louise Schnell

F, b. before 1875
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 January 1893As of 17 January 1893,her married name was Montag.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthbefore 1875Louise Schnell was born before 1875.
Marriage17 January 1893She married Joseph P. Montag, son of Joseph Montag and Catharine Maring, on 17 January 1893 at Plymouth, Iowa, At the M. E. parsonage in this city, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 1893, Rev. E. D. Hull, officiating, Joseph P. Montag and Miss Louise Schnell, both of Struble.

Kenneth R. Place

M, b. circa 1919, d. 10 January 1976
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1919Kenneth R. Place was born circa 1919.
Marriage15 December 1956He married Dorothy Evelyn Craven on 15 December 1956.
Death10 January 1976Kenneth R. Place died on 10 January 1976 Kenneth Place obituary.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald January 12, 1976 - Kenneth Place obituary

Child of Kenneth R. Place and Dorothy Evelyn Craven

Cynthia Place

F, b. after 1956, d. 25 March 2008
Father*Kenneth R. Place b. c 1919, d. 10 Jan 1976
Mother*Dorothy Evelyn Craven b. 12 Oct 1923, d. 29 Jun 2016
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Eck.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthafter 1956Cynthia Place was born after 1956.
She was the daughter of Kenneth R. Place and Dorothy Evelyn Craven.
Death25 March 2008Cynthia Place died on 25 March 2008.

Rex Brown

M, b. after 1942, d. 17 June 2014
Father*Laurell Henry Brown b. 22 Mar 1923, d. 11 Apr 2008
Mother*Dorothy Evelyn Craven b. 12 Oct 1923, d. 29 Jun 2016
Life EventDateDescription
Birthafter 1942Rex Brown was born after 1942.
He was the son of Laurell Henry Brown and Dorothy Evelyn Craven.
Death17 June 2014Rex Brown died on 17 June 2014.

Larry Smith

M, d. 17 June 1984
Life EventDateDescription
Death17 June 1984Larry Smith died on 17 June 1984.

Lorena (?)

F, d. after 1946
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kaiser.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLorena (?) married (?) Kaiser.
Deathafter 1946Lorena (?) died after 1946.

Child of Lorena (?) and (?) Kaiser

(?) Kaiser

M, d. before 1946
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Kaiser married Lorena (?).
Deathbefore 1946(?) Kaiser died before 1946.

Child of (?) Kaiser and Lorena (?)

Roscoe Booth

M, b. 13 November 1907, d. 1 June 1965
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRoscoe Booth married Catherine Elizabeth Lins, daughter of George Edward Lins and Catherine Volk.
Birth13 November 1907Roscoe Booth was born on 13 November 1907.
Death1 June 1965He died on 1 June 1965 at age 57.

Betty Fritsch

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca August 1958As of circa August 1958,her married name was Brown.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagecirca August 1958Betty Fritsch married Irvin James Brown Jr., son of Irvin James Brown and Blanche Maxine McClain, circa August 1958.

Bernadine C. (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 May 1948As of 11 May 1948,her married name was Cook.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage11 May 1948Bernadine C. (?) married Roscoe Bickford Cook, son of Bert Allen Cook and Frankie Bell Bickford, on 11 May 1948.

Wetha Nan Woodruff

F, b. 14 April 1936, d. 17 November 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameFebruary 1962As of February 1962,her married name was Green.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 April 1936Wetha Nan Woodruff was born on 14 April 1936 at Mississippi.
MarriageFebruary 1962She married Walter Maurice Green Sr., son of John Walter Green and Mabel Alberta McClain, in February 1962 at Duval, Florida.
Death17 November 1979Wetha Nan Woodruff died on 17 November 1979 at Mississippi at age 43 GREEN, Wetha Nan Woodruff
WOMAN FOUND DEAD—A 43-year-old Florida woman was found dead Saturday morning, November 17, 1979, at the home of her uncle, Mr. Alvis Jourdan, of Iuka. The death was tentatively ruled suicide. According to Deputy Sheriff Ricky Cornelison, Mrs. Wetha Nan Green, of Daytona Beach, Fla., was discovered dead around 10 a.m. It is believed that she died from a self-inflicted wound from a .22 caliber rifle. When Mrs. Green was discovered, the rifle was found lying across her chest. She was a counselor for foreign students at Embry-Riddle University in Daytona, Fla. Services were held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Cutshall Funeral Home with burial in New Lebanon Cemetery. The Rev. Jerry Booker officiated. Survivors include her father, Leutty Woodruff, of Tishomingo; and a step-mother, Mrs. Vera Woodruff, of Tishomingo. Source: The Tishomingo County News—the Vidette and Belmont News (Iuka, Miss.), November 22, 1979.