Sarah Yearsley

F, b. 1748
Father*Thomas Yearsley b. 19 Nov 1723, d. 17 Jun 1770
Mother*Hannah Mercer b. 28 Mar 1724, d. 27 Dec 1770
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1748Sarah Yearsley was born in 1748.
She was the daughter of Thomas Yearsley and Hannah Mercer.

Mary Yearsley

F, b. 1764
Father*Thomas Yearsley b. 19 Nov 1723, d. 17 Jun 1770
Mother*Hannah Mercer b. 28 Mar 1724, d. 27 Dec 1770
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1764Mary Yearsley was born in 1764.
She was the daughter of Thomas Yearsley and Hannah Mercer.

Joshua Cloud

M, b. 22 May 1752, d. 14 February 1815
Father*William Cloud b. 17 Jan 1717/18, d. 1791
Mother*Mary Pierce b. 3 Mar 1717, d. 17 Oct 1773
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 May 1752Joshua Cloud was born on 22 May 1752 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
He was the son of William Cloud and Mary Pierce.
Marriage20 April 1774Joshua Cloud married Ruth Jackson on 20 April 1774 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
Death14 February 1815Joshua Cloud died on 14 February 1815 at Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 62.

Ruth Jackson

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name20 April 1774As of 20 April 1774,her married name was Cloud.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage20 April 1774Ruth Jackson married Joshua Cloud, son of William Cloud and Mary Pierce, on 20 April 1774 at Chester, Pennsylvania.

Lola M. Mercer

F, b. circa 1863, d. 9 September 1886
Father*Martin VanBuren Mercer b. 24 Oct 1833, d. 26 Sep 1922
Mother*Harriet Adela Herrick b. 8 Aug 1843, d. 16 Nov 1911
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLola M. Mercer was also known as Lula.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1863Lola M. Mercer was born circa 1863 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of Martin VanBuren Mercer and Harriet Adela Herrick.
Death9 September 1886Lola M. Mercer died on 9 September 1886 at Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
6 July 1870Brown, Champaign, IllinoisLola M. Mercer was listed in Martin VanBuren Mercer's household on the 1870 Census at Brown, Champaign, Illinois.1
25 June 1880Washington, Greene, IowaLola M. Mercer was listed as a daughter in Martin VanBuren Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Washington, Greene, Iowa.2
1885Rock, Woodbury, IowaLola M. Mercer appeared on the census of 1885 in the household of Martin VanBuren Mercer at Rock, Woodbury, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 1. Dwelling 1.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0341 Page Number 353D. ED99. Dwelling 231.

George Kutch Flora

M, b. 18 April 1812, d. 8 April 1887
Father*Matthew Flora b. 15 Oct 1784
Mother*Susan Kutch b. 1 Nov 1792
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 April 1812George Kutch Flora was born on 18 April 1812 at Casey, Kentucky, also reported as North Carolina.
He was the son of Matthew Flora and Susan Kutch.
Marriage3 September 1835George Kutch Flora married Mary Moser Butcher on 3 September 1835 at Monroe, Indiana.
Death8 April 1887George Kutch Flora died on 8 April 1887 at Rice, Kansas, at age 74.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 August 1850Clear Creek, Monroe, IndianaGeorge Kutch Flora was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Clear Creek, Monroe, Indiana.1
15 August 1870Cedar, Monroe, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Cedar, Monroe, Iowa.2
1880Pioneer, Rice, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Pioneer, Rice, Kansas.3

Children of George Kutch Flora and Mary Moser Butcher

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 326. Dwelling 434.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 2. Dwelling 7.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0394 Page Number 253B.

Mary Moser Butcher

F, b. 22 January 1815, d. 2 October 1895
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 September 1835As of 3 September 1835,her married name was Flora.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 January 1815Mary Moser Butcher was born on 22 January 1815 at Johnson, Tennessee.
Marriage3 September 1835She married George Kutch Flora, son of Matthew Flora and Susan Kutch, on 3 September 1835 at Monroe, Indiana.
Death2 October 1895Mary Moser Butcher died on 2 October 1895 at Rice, Kansas, at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 August 1850Clear Creek, Monroe, IndianaMary Moser Butcher was listed in George Kutch Flora's household on the 1850 Census at Clear Creek, Monroe, Indiana.1
15 August 1870Cedar, Monroe, IowaMary Moser Butcher was listed in George Kutch Flora's household on the 1870 Census at Cedar, Monroe, Iowa.2
1880Pioneer, Rice, KansasMary Moser Butcher was listed as wife in George Kutch Flora's household on the 1880 Census at Pioneer, Rice, Kansas.3

Children of Mary Moser Butcher and George Kutch Flora

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 326. Dwelling 434.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 2. Dwelling 7.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0394 Page Number 253B.

John Carl Painter

M, b. 4 July 1905, d. 27 July 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Carl Painter was also known as Carl John.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 July 1905John Carl Painter was born on 4 July 1905 at Pleasanton, Decatur, Iowa.
Marriage3 May 1928He married Madaline Veda McCain, daughter of George Jay McCain and Iva Lillie Mercer, on 3 May 1928 at Des Moines, Polk, Iowa.
Death27 July 1988John Carl Painter died on 27 July 1988 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, at age 83.
Census DateLocationDescription
10 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaJohn Carl Painter was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • John Carl Painter obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.

Jane Leeper

F, b. circa 1857
Father*Peter Leeper b. Jul 1832, d. b 1920
Mother*Margaret A. Borroff b. Oct 1836, d. a Jan 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1857Jane Leeper was born circa 1857 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of Peter Leeper and Margaret A. Borroff.
Census DateLocationDescription
1870Mirabile, Caldwell, MissouriJane Leeper was listed in Peter Leeper's household on the 1870 Census at Mirabile, Caldwell, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 12. Dwelling 86.

Florence Leeper

F, b. May 1870
Father*Peter Leeper b. Jul 1832, d. b 1920
Mother*Margaret A. Borroff b. Oct 1836, d. a Jan 1920
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMay 1870Florence Leeper was born in May 1870 at Missouri.
She was the daughter of Peter Leeper and Margaret A. Borroff.
Census DateLocationDescription
1870Mirabile, Caldwell, MissouriFlorence Leeper was listed in Peter Leeper's household on the 1870 Census at Mirabile, Caldwell, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 12. Dwelling 86.

Helena Seth Bakken

F, b. 13 April 1849, d. 29 April 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHelena Seth Bakken was also known as Sethbaken.
Name VariationHelena Seth Bakken was also known as Helen.
Name VariationHelena Seth Bakken was also known as Helena Jennsdatter.
Married Name1867As of 1867,her married name was Solem.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 April 1849Helena Seth Bakken was born on 13 April 1849 at Vangseje, Javnaker, Hadeland, Norway.
Marriage1867She married Anders Gudbrandsen Solem, son of Gudbrand Andersen and Mari Andersdatter, in 1867.
Death29 April 1929Helena Seth Bakken died on 29 April 1929 at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaHelena Seth Bakken was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
2 May 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaShe was listed as mother in Henry Solem's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.2
28 January 1920Norwegian Old People Home, Pleasant, Lincoln, South DakotaHelena Seth Bakken was listed as an inmate on the 1920 Census at Norwegian Old People Home, Pleasant, Lincoln, South Dakota.3
  • Helena Seth Bakken immigrated in 1866 also reported as 1860 and 1868.
  • She had 11 with 6 living in 1900 children.
  • She had 11 with 5 living in 1910 children.

Children of Helena Seth Bakken and Anders Gudbrandsen Solem

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 146-147.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Dwelling 98.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED129. Sheet 11B. Dwelling 127.

James Melvin Stringer

M, b. circa 1881
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Melvin Stringer was also known as Melvin.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJames Melvin Stringer married Cloy Huff.
Birthcirca 1881James Melvin Stringer was born circa 1881 at Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 January 1920Rockbridge, Greene, IllinoisJames Melvin Stringer was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Rockbridge, Greene, Illinois.1

Children of James Melvin Stringer and Cloy Huff

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED47. Dwelling 163.

Cloy Huff

F, b. circa 1881
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Stringer.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCloy Huff married James Melvin Stringer.
Birthcirca 1881Cloy Huff was born circa 1881 at Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 January 1920Rockbridge, Greene, IllinoisCloy Huff was listed as wife in James Melvin Stringer's household on the 1920 Census at Rockbridge, Greene, Illinois.1

Children of Cloy Huff and James Melvin Stringer

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED47. Dwelling 163.

Hazel Stringer

F, b. circa 1914
Father*James Melvin Stringer b. c 1881
Mother*Cloy Huff b. c 1881
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1914Hazel Stringer was born circa 1914 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of James Melvin Stringer and Cloy Huff.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 January 1920Rockbridge, Greene, IllinoisHazel Stringer was listed as a daughter in James Melvin Stringer's household on the 1920 Census at Rockbridge, Greene, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED47. Dwelling 163.

Herman Fred Engelbrecht

M, b. 30 January 1896, d. 17 October 1988
Father*Gehrt Engelbrecht b. 25 Dec 1851, d. 30 Oct 1945
Mother*Amanda Wiekhorst b. 28 Mar 1864, d. 1 Nov 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 January 1896Herman Fred Engelbrecht was born on 30 January 1896 at Iowa also reported as 08 Feb 1895.
He was the son of Gehrt Engelbrecht and Amanda Wiekhorst.
Marriagecirca 1926Herman Fred Engelbrecht married Esther L. (?) circa 1926.
Death17 October 1988Herman Fred Engelbrecht died on 17 October 1988 at age 92.
Census DateLocationDescription
18 June 1900Meadow, Plymouth, IowaHerman Fred Engelbrecht was listed as a son in Gehrt Engelbrecht's household on the 1900 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.1
28 April 1910Meadow, Plymouth, IowaHerman Fred Engelbrecht was listed as a son in Gehrt Engelbrecht's household on the 1910 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.2
19 January 1920Meadow, Plymouth, IowaHerman Fred Engelbrecht was listed as a son in Gehrt Engelbrecht's household on the 1920 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.3
8 April 1930Remsen, Plymouth, IowaHerman Fred Engelbrecht was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa.4
  • Herman Fred Engelbrecht obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Davenport, Scott, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED103. Dwelling 38.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED107. Dwelling 45.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 87.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED75-29. Dwelling 134.

Henry Engelbrecht

M, b. November 1865, d. 1941
Father*Gehrt Engelbrecht d. b 1883
Mother*Celia Severin d. b 1883
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHenry Engelbrecht was also known as Heinrich.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1865Henry Engelbrecht was born in November 1865 at Holstein, Germany.
He was the son of Gehrt Engelbrecht and Celia Severin.
Marriagecirca 1890Henry Engelbrecht married Margaret Hagge, daughter of Detlef Hagge and Catharina Mumm, circa 1890.
Death1941Henry Engelbrecht died in 1941.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Marcus, Cherokee, IowaHenry Engelbrecht was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa.1
1910Meadow, Plymouth, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.2
12 January 1920Meadow, Plymouth, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.3
1 January 1925Remsen, Plymouth, IowaHe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • His parents died when he was still a little boy. Joiner and cabinet-maker by trade.
  • Henry Engelbrecht immigrated in 1883 to from Schleswig-Holstein Permission for emigration was granted in 1883. His older brothers Gerd and Franz emigrated before him, in the earlier 1880s; also reported as 1887.

Children of Henry Engelbrecht and Margaret Hagge

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa; Roll T623_423; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 20.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll T624_418; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 107; Image: 159.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 91.

Margaret Hagge

F, b. January 1868, d. after 1925
Father*Detlef Hagge b. c 1845, d. a 1925
Mother*Catharina Mumm d. b 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargaret Hagge was also known as Margarette.
Name VariationMargaret Hagge was also known as Kagge.
Name VariationMargaret Hagge was also known as Maggie.
Name VariationMargaret Hagge was also known as Margaretha.
Married Namecirca 1890As of circa 1890,her married name was Engelbrecht.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1868Margaret Hagge was born in January 1868 at Steinweg, Germany.
She was the daughter of Detlef Hagge and Catharina Mumm.
Marriagecirca 1890Margaret Hagge married Henry Engelbrecht, son of Gehrt Engelbrecht and Celia Severin, circa 1890.
Deathafter 1925Margaret Hagge died after 1925.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Marcus, Cherokee, IowaMargaret Hagge was listed as wife in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1900 Census at Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa.1
1910Meadow, Plymouth, IowaMargaret Hagge was listed as wife in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1910 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.2
12 January 1920Meadow, Plymouth, IowaMargaret Hagge was listed as wife in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1920 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.3
1 January 1925Remsen, Plymouth, IowaMargaret Hagge is listed as wife on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Henry Engelbrecht at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • Margaret Hagge immigrated in 1887.
  • She had 4 with 4 living in 1900 children.
  • She had 6 with 5 living in 1910 children.

Children of Margaret Hagge and Henry Engelbrecht

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa; Roll T623_423; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 20.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll T624_418; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 107; Image: 159.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 91.

George Fredrick Engelbrecht

M, b. 6 November 1890
Father*Henry Engelbrecht b. Nov 1865, d. 1941
Mother*Margaret Hagge b. Jan 1868, d. a 1925
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 November 1890George Fredrick Engelbrecht was born on 6 November 1890 at Iowa.
He was the son of Henry Engelbrecht and Margaret Hagge.
Marriagecirca 1921George Fredrick Engelbrecht married Malinda Frick, daughter of John Frick and Katie Riessen, circa 1921.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Marcus, Cherokee, IowaGeorge Fredrick Engelbrecht was listed as a son in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1900 Census at Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa.1
1910Meadow, Plymouth, IowaGeorge Fredrick Engelbrecht was listed as a son in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1910 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.2
12 January 1920Meadow, Plymouth, IowaGeorge Fredrick Engelbrecht was listed as a son in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1920 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.3
1 January 1925Omega, O'Brien, IowaGeorge Fredrick Engelbrecht appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Omega, O'Brien, Iowa.
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, O'Brien, Iowa.

Child of George Fredrick Engelbrecht and Malinda Frick

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa; Roll T623_423; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 20.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll T624_418; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 107; Image: 159.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 91.

Walter C. Engelbrecht

M, b. January 1896
Father*Henry Engelbrecht b. Nov 1865, d. 1941
Mother*Margaret Hagge b. Jan 1868, d. a 1925
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1896Walter C. Engelbrecht was born in January 1896 at Iowa.
He was the son of Henry Engelbrecht and Margaret Hagge.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Marcus, Cherokee, IowaWalter C. Engelbrecht was listed as a son in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1900 Census at Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa.1
1910Meadow, Plymouth, IowaWalter C. Engelbrecht was listed as a son in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1910 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.2
12 January 1920Meadow, Plymouth, IowaWalter C. Engelbrecht was listed as a son in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1920 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.3
1 January 1925Omega, O'Brien, IowaWalter C. Engelbrecht is listed as brother on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of George Fredrick Engelbrecht at Omega, O'Brien, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa; Roll T623_423; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 20.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll T624_418; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 107; Image: 159.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 91.

Caroline Engelbrecht

F, b. July 1898
Father*Henry Engelbrecht b. Nov 1865, d. 1941
Mother*Margaret Hagge b. Jan 1868, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCaroline Engelbrecht was also known as Helen.
Married Namebefore 1922As of before 1922,her married name was Borm.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJuly 1898Caroline Engelbrecht was born in July 1898 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Henry Engelbrecht and Margaret Hagge.
Marriagebefore 1922Caroline Engelbrecht married H. H. Borm, son of Clarus Borm and Catherine Rolfes, before 1922.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Marcus, Cherokee, IowaCaroline Engelbrecht was listed as a daughter in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1900 Census at Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa.1
1910Meadow, Plymouth, IowaCaroline Engelbrecht was listed as a daughter in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1910 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.2
12 January 1920Meadow, Plymouth, IowaCaroline Engelbrecht was listed as a daughter in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1920 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.3

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Marcus, Cherokee, Iowa; Roll T623_423; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 20.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll T624_418; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 107; Image: 159.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 91.

Malinda Frick

F, b. circa 1900
Father*John Frick b. c 1866, d. a 1925
Mother*Katie Riessen b. c 1875, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMalinda Frick was also known as Mal.
Name VariationMalinda Frick was also known as Trick.
Married Namecirca 1921As of circa 1921,her married name was Engelbrecht.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1900Malinda Frick was born circa 1900 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of John Frick and Katie Riessen.
Marriagecirca 1921Malinda Frick married George Fredrick Engelbrecht, son of Henry Engelbrecht and Margaret Hagge, circa 1921.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 January 1920Meadow, Plymouth, IowaMalinda Frick was listed as a daughter-in-law in Henry Engelbrecht's household on the 1920 Census at Meadow, Plymouth, Iowa.1
1 January 1925Omega, O'Brien, IowaMalinda Frick is listed as wife on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of George Fredrick Engelbrecht at Omega, O'Brien, Iowa.

Child of Malinda Frick and George Fredrick Engelbrecht

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 91.

Steffen Stokke Olson

M, b. circa 1829
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSteffen Stokke Olson married Anna Johnason.
Birthcirca 1829Steffen Stokke Olson was born circa 1829 at Norway.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Township 93, Clay, Dakota TerritorySteffen Stokke Olson was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Township 93, Clay, Dakota Territory.1

Children of Steffen Stokke Olson and Anna Johnason

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0112 Page Number 382B.

Anna Johnason

F, b. circa 1830
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Olson.
Name VariationAnna Johnason was also known as Anne Jonasdatter.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAnna Johnason married Steffen Stokke Olson.
Birthcirca 1830Anna Johnason was born circa 1830 at Norway.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Township 93, Clay, Dakota TerritoryAnna Johnason was listed as wife in Steffen Stokke Olson's household on the 1880 Census at Township 93, Clay, Dakota Territory.1

Children of Anna Johnason and Steffen Stokke Olson

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0112 Page Number 382B.

Andrew Halvorden Ekanger

M, b. 8 May 1893, d. November 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAndrew Halvorden Ekanger was also known as Andrew E.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 May 1893Andrew Halvorden Ekanger was born on 8 May 1893 at Bergen, Norway.
Marriage26 February 1925He married Emma Husby, daughter of Even Ingebretsen Husby and Johanna Steffensdatter Olson, on 26 February 1925 at Lincoln, South Dakota.
DeathNovember 1977Andrew Halvorden Ekanger died in November 1977 at age 84.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Lincoln, South DakotaAndrew Halvorden Ekanger was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Lincoln, South Dakota.1
  • Andrew Halvorden Ekanger obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota.
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Lincoln, South Dakota.

Citations

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

Esther Marie Lakness

F, b. 5 April 1920, d. 20 December 2015
Father*Mons A. Lakness b. 20 Aug 1894, d. Oct 1982
Mother*Agnes E. Vetos b. 13 Jan 1902, d. 5 Jan 2000
Esther Lakness Lykken
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 June 1942As of 17 June 1942,her married name was Lykken.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 April 1920Esther Marie Lakness was born on 5 April 1920 at Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Mons A. Lakness and Agnes E. Vetos.
Marriage17 June 1942Esther Marie Lakness married Isaac Owen Lykken Jr., son of Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. and Carrie J. Stene, on 17 June 1942 at Turner, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
Death20 December 2015Esther Marie Lakness died on 20 December 2015 at Beresford, South Dakota, at age 95 Esther Lykken was born April 5, 1920 in Union County, South Dakota to Mons and Agnes (Vetos) Lakness. She entered into death December 20, 2015 at Bethesda of Beresford at the age of 95 years, eight months and 15 days.

She was baptized and confirmed at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Beresford. On June 17, 1942 she married Isaac “Ike” O. Lykken at Emmanuel Lutheran Church. They raised their children on the Lykken family farm southwest of Alcester where she lived for 73 years. Esther had a servant heart; she was always eager to share an open spot at the dinner table. She was an excellent cook, liked to garden and raise flowers. Her family was the center of her life and she will be greatly missed by those closest to her.

Living on a Homestead Farm, Ike and Esther graciously hosted and loving welcomed countless visits from relatives who came from Norway and to this day continuing with correspondence and phone calls. They traveled to Norway in 1975 & stayed in the home of Esther's father with Lakness relatives outside of Bergen, Norway. They also spent time with family on the Lykken farms in the Byneset area near Trondheim, Norway. They owned a motor home which they enjoyed, especially touring states in the Midwest and making new travel friends.

After the loss of "Ike", Esther spent time crocheting caps for the needy used as Christmas tree decorations at the Alcester State Bank at Christmas time which are donated. She also made and gifted over 300 children's quilts & blankets to the Linus program. She had a real talent for sewing, crocheting and quilting and will be remembered for her love of her feline friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Merle; and three grandchildren, Johanna Lykken, Corrie Lykken and Tami Kratochvil-Mielke.

Esther is survived by her sons, Kerwyn (Rachel) of Alcester, David of Sioux Falls and Mike Dalton of Sioux Falls; daughters, Karen (Gary) Kratochvil of Sioux Falls, Barbara (Dennis) Dahlin of Hawarden, Diane (Bill) Bruns of Madison and Nancy (Steve) Bell of Vermillion; daughter-in-law, Marie Lykken of Alcester; 13 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and her sister, Beverly Zweifel of Sioux Falls.

Funeral services will be 2PM Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at Set Free Church in Beresford with burial to follow at Roseni Cemetery. Visitation is 2-8PM Tuesday at Wass Funeral Home in Beresford with the family present from 5-7PM and a prayer service at 7PM. The family requests memorials to Feeding South Dakota or to KNWC Radio.
Burialafter 20 December 2015She was buried after 20 December 2015 at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 April 1930Brooklyn, Lincoln, South DakotaEsther Marie Lakness was listed as a daughter in Mons A. Lakness's household on the 1930 Census at Brooklyn, Lincoln, South Dakota.2
1945State Census, Emmet, Union, South DakotaEsther Marie Lakness and Isaac Owen Lykken Jr. appeared on the census of 1945 at State Census, Emmet, Union, South Dakota.
  • In May 1951 at Sioux City, Iowa, in photo of Isaac Lykken Jr family at the Sioux City stockyards.
    Hawarden Independent May 24, 1951 - Isaac Lykken Jr family at the Sioux City stockyards

Child of Esther Marie Lakness and Isaac Owen Lykken Jr.

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, ED42-2. Dwelling 101.

Merle Isaac Lykken

M, b. 15 March 1947, d. 24 January 1998
Father*Isaac Owen Lykken Jr. b. 28 Jun 1920, d. 18 Oct 1998
Mother*Esther Marie Lakness b. 5 Apr 1920, d. 20 Dec 2015
Merle Lykken 1951 (age 4)
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 March 1947Merle Isaac Lykken was born on 15 March 1947 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Isaac Owen Lykken Jr. and Esther Marie Lakness.
Death24 January 1998Merle Isaac Lykken died on 24 January 1998 at age 50 Merle Isaac Lykken, 50, of Alcester died Saturday, Jan. 24, 1998, at his residence of a brain tumor. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Roseni Lutheran Church in rural Beresford, S.D. Burial will be in Roseni Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at the Wass Funeral Home in Beresford. Visitation will resume at 7 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m., at the church.
Mr. Lykken was born March 15, 1947, in Beresford, the son of Isaac and Esther (Lakness) Lykken. He attended Nora Grade School and graduated from Alcester High School in 1965. He attended Springfield College for a semester, then returned to the family farm.
He married Marie Chritopherson on April 4, 1970, in Beresford. In 1991, the couple moved to Garrison, N.Y., where he was employed as a maintenance director and director of evangelism with the Walter Hoving Home. He returned to the family farm in 1993, and farmed.
He was a member of Roseni Lutheran Church and Faith Fellowship Church. He became an emergency medical technician in 1995. He enjoyed skiing, camping and horseback riding.
Survivors include his parents of Alcester; his wife; a son, John of Alcester; two brothers, Kerwyn of Alcester and David of Sioux Falls, S.D; four sisters and their husbands, Karen and Gary Kratochvil of Sioux Falls, Barbara and Dennis Dahlin of Hawarden, Iowa, Diane and Bill Bruns of Madison, S.D. and Nancy and Steve Bell of Vermillion, S.D; his grandmother, Agnes Lakness of Beresford; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Corrie and a niece.
  • In May 1951 at Sioux City, Iowa, in photo of Isaac Lykken Jr family at the Sioux City stockyards.

Child of Merle Isaac Lykken

Guldbran Solem

M, b. 20 May 1868, d. 13 March 1880
Father*Anders Gudbrandsen Solem b. 12 Dec 1840, d. 29 Apr 1900
Mother*Helena Seth Bakken b. 13 Apr 1849, d. 29 Apr 1929
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 May 1868Guldbran Solem was born on 20 May 1868.
He was the son of Anders Gudbrandsen Solem and Helena Seth Bakken.
Death13 March 1880Guldbran Solem died on 13 March 1880 at age 11.

Maria Solem

F, b. 2 May 1872, d. 18 March 1880
Father*Anders Gudbrandsen Solem b. 12 Dec 1840, d. 29 Apr 1900
Mother*Helena Seth Bakken b. 13 Apr 1849, d. 29 Apr 1929
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 May 1872Maria Solem was born on 2 May 1872.
She was the daughter of Anders Gudbrandsen Solem and Helena Seth Bakken.
Death18 March 1880Maria Solem died on 18 March 1880 at age 7.

Johanna Solem

F, b. 11 May 1876, d. 18 February 1877
Father*Anders Gudbrandsen Solem b. 12 Dec 1840, d. 29 Apr 1900
Mother*Helena Seth Bakken b. 13 Apr 1849, d. 29 Apr 1929
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 May 1876Johanna Solem was born on 11 May 1876.
She was the daughter of Anders Gudbrandsen Solem and Helena Seth Bakken.
Death18 February 1877Johanna Solem died on 18 February 1877.

Annie Solem

F, b. 31 August 1878, d. 15 November 1900
Father*Anders Gudbrandsen Solem b. 12 Dec 1840, d. 29 Apr 1900
Mother*Helena Seth Bakken b. 13 Apr 1849, d. 29 Apr 1929
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 August 1878Annie Solem was born on 31 August 1878.
She was the daughter of Anders Gudbrandsen Solem and Helena Seth Bakken.
Death15 November 1900Annie Solem died on 15 November 1900 at age 22.