Henry Fritz Klemme

M, b. 18 April 1866, d. 14 July 1945
HF Klemme - wedding portrait
HF and Lena Klemme
HF and Lena Klemme
HF and Lena Klemme
HF Klemme - playing the fiddle
H F Klemme's First Car - he is in the driver seat
HF and Lena Klemme
Henry Klemme circa 1945
Father*August Chris Klemme b. 15 Jan 1835, d. 29 Nov 1915
Mother*Christina Grages b. c 1844, d. b Jun 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHenry Fritz Klemme was also known as Heinrich Fred Wilhelm Albert.1
NicknameHenry Fritz Klemme also went by the name of H. F.
  • Henry Fritz Klemme was born on 18 April 1866 at Beecher, Will County, Illinois.2,3
  • He was baptized after 18 April 1866 at Zion United Church of Christ, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1
  • He was the son of August Chris Klemme and Christina Grages.
  • Henry Fritz Klemme and Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm obtained a marriage license on 8 January 1891 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, Marriage License #162646. State of Illinois. Cook County. The people of the state of Illinois. To any person legally authorized to Solemnize Marriage, Greetings: Marriage may be celebrated between Mr. Henry Klemme of Merian Centre in the County of Merrian and State of Kansas of the age of 24 years, and Miss Lena Frahm of Beecher in the County of Will and State of Illinois of the age of 20 years. Witness, Henry Wulff, Clerk of the County Court of said Cook County, and the seal thereof at my office in Chicago this 8th day of January A. D. 1891.4
  • Henry Fritz Klemme married Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm, daughter of Jacob Frahm Jr. and Margaretha Catharina Dorothea Fedde, on 8 January 1891 at St. John's Ev Lutheran Church, Harlem (Maywood, Chicago), Cook, Illinois, Marriage License. State of Illinois. Cook County. I, F. M. Grafse, a minister of the Gospel, hearby certify that Mr. Henry Klemme and Miss Lena Frahm were united in Marriage by me in Harlem in the County of Cook and State of Illinois on the 8th day of January 1891. Signed F. M. Grafse, Pastor of the Grammer Ev. Lutheran St. John's Church in Harlem, Cook County.2,5
    HF and Lena Klemme - wedding portrait
  • Henry Fritz Klemme died on 14 July 1945 at from cancer, Vermillion, South Dakota, at age 79 Henry F Klemme obituary.
    Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel July 17, 1945 - Henry F Klemme obituary
    Lemars Globe Post July 26, 1945 - Henry F Klemme obituary
  • He was buried after 14 July 1945 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.6
    Henry Fred Klemme tombstone
    Henry F and Magdalena (Frahm) Klemme family stone
Census DateLocation
3 September 1870Washington Twp, Will, IllinoisHenry Fritz Klemme was listed as a son in August Chris Klemme's household on the 1870 Census at Washington Twp, Will, Illinois.7
16 June 1880Washington, Will, IllinoisHenry Fritz Klemme was listed as a son in August Chris Klemme's household on the 1880 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois; Christine Grages (servant) age 19 keeping house.8
14 June 1900Johnson, Plymouth, IowaHenry Fritz Klemme was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Johnson, Plymouth, Iowa.9
1900 US Census - Johnson, Plymouth, IA ED109 - Klemme, Henry
1905State Census, Plymouth, IowaHe appeared on the census of 1905 at State Census, Plymouth, Iowa.
20 April 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.10
1910 US Census - Spink, Union, SD ED430 - Klemme, Henry F
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1915 at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
21 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.11
1925South Dakota State Census, South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1925 at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
3 April 1930LeMars, Plymouth, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa, living at 355 6th Avenue S. W..12
30 April 1940Le Mars, Plymouth, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa.13
     H. F. and Lena lived in Marion County, Kansas, for 8 years. They farmed there until 1899 when drought caused them to move to Preston Township, Iowa, near Ruble. Elmer and Emil were born in Kansas. They lived in Preston Township 8 years near Ruble. H.F. bought land in South Dakota 10 miles west of Akron. Later he bought the 2nd 80 acres from Mr. Gardner. This 2nd 80 acres was the farm my dad (Emil) inherited. Later Leverne inherited that land. H.F. and Lena lived on either of their 2 farms for 23 years. Then moved to LeMars for 14 years. Then to Vermillion, South Dakota for a few years where he (H.F.) died in 1945. As recalled by LuIda Abrahamson 2-2002. At Vermillion, South Dakota, HF and Lena (Frahm) Klemme in the park.
HF and Lena (Frahm) Klemme - Vermillion, SD
Henry Fritz Klemme migrated in 1891 at Illinois to, Marion, Kansas. He migrated in 1899 at from Kansas to, near Ruble, Johnson Township, Plymouth, Iowa. Circa 1900 Klemme family photo including H F Klemme family.
Klemme family photo including H F Klemme family - circa 1900
In 1906 at Akron, Johnson Township, Plymouth, Iowa, 1906 Atlas - Names of leading farmers in Plymouth County, Iowa. He purchased land in 1907 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, Bought 80 acres in South Dakota 10 miles west of Akron, Iowa. He migrated in 1907 at Iowa to 10 miles west of Akron in, South Dakota. He purchased land after 1907 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, Bought 2nd 80 acres from Mr. Gardner. On 9 October 1908 at LeMars Sentinel Mr. and Mrs. H. F. Klemme visited for a few days in this locality with relatives after returning from the wedding of Henry Frohm in Grant township. He lived in 1910 at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota, Section 13, Spink Twp, T 93N R 50W.14 In January 1910 H F Klemme and his brother A C Klemme (Jr) departed for Marion, Kansas, to visit their aged father, A C Klemme (Sr).
Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel January 7, 1910 - H F Klemme and his brother A C Klemme departed for Marion, Kansas, to visit their aged father
On 15 July 1910 at LeMars Sentinel Mrs. and Mrs. H. F. Klemme and Mr. and Mrs. H. Jacobs and daughters, Ella and Violet, came down from Spink, S.D., Monday in their auto to visit at the A.C. Klemme home near Merrill. In June 1916 at Westfield, Plymouth, Iowa, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Bubbs visited over Sunday at the home of their daughter,
Mrs. Edwin Klemme, near Ruble.
Mrs. H. F. Klemme visited at the Wm. Bubbs home Monday afternoon. He migrated before 1930 at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa. In August 1933 at Plymouth, Iowa, Mrs Julius Christiansen and Sophia Frahm visiting their aunt Mrs H F Klemme; also nieces of Mrs A C Klemme and Henry Frahm. In November 1936 at Plymouth, Iowa, Thanksgiving guests at the H F Klemme home.
Lemars Globe Post November 30, 1936 - Thanksgiving guests at the H F Klemme home
On 8 January 1941 Married Fifty Years - Mr. and Mrs. H. F. Klemme of LeMars observed their golden wedding anniversary on Thursday afternoon and evening when they entertained a large group of relatives and friends. Informal social visiting was the diversion of interest during the afternoon and Mr. and Mrs. Klemme were extended congratulations and best wishes on this happy occasion. At five o'clock, a buffet dinner was served and at the close of the evening, a late luncheon was served. The group at this time included: Mr. and Mrs. Emil Klemme, Luverne, Marjorie and Agnes; Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Klemme, and son, Arnold; Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Andrews, of Spink, S. D; Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Klemme, Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Klemme and Pearl, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Klemme and Ronald; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Frahm and Lucille and Emma; Mrs. J. Gross, Miss Lena Gross; Rev. and Mrs. Ralph Hunger, all of LeMars; Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Klemme and Mrs. Anna Klemme of Akron; Mrs. Ole Abraham; Mr. and Mrs. George Fichbohn; Mrs. Geo. Keiser, Mrs. Minnie Anderson, Mr. and Mrs. Emil Johnson and son, Earl; Mr. and Mrs. George Heldt, Mr. and Mrs. Al Klemme of Ruble.
H F Klemme - 50th anniversary article 1941
In August 1941 at Plymouth, Iowa, John Frahm and Ida Hinrichs visited their sister Mrs H F Klemme. He migrated circa 1943 at Vermillion, South Dakota.

Children of Henry Fritz Klemme and Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm

Citations

  1. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Pg 188. No 22.
  2. [S8] "Anna Klemme Journal,", pg 31.
  3. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Pg 188. No 22. 17 Apr 1866. Father: August. Mother: Christina.
  4. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index.
  5. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, License 162646.
  6. [S8] "Anna Klemme Journal,", pg 33.
  7. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 26. Dwelling 169.
  8. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 214. pg 28. Dwelling 219.
  9. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 6B. ED109. Dwelling 116.
  10. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg. 1B. ED 430. #12, 13.
  11. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED252. Pg 5A, stamp 271.
  12. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED75-18. Dwelling 19.
  13. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: T627_1190; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 75-18.
  14. [S188] South Dakota Index to 1910 Atlas, Union SD, pg 29.

Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm

F, b. 22 January 1870, d. 29 June 1958
Lena Frahm Klemme - wedding portrait
Lena Frahm Klemme with her very long hair
HF and Lena Klemme
HF and Lena Klemme
HF and Lena Klemme
Lena Klemme was a quilter
HF and Lena Klemme
Lena Frahm Klemme circa 1945
Father*Jacob Frahm Jr. b. 16 Aug 1842, d. 21 Jun 1922
Mother*Margaretha Catharina Dorothea Fedde b. 2 Feb 1846, d. 4 May 1879
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was also known as Magdalena Katrina.
Name VariationMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was also known as Caroline.
Name VariationMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was also known as Magalena.
NicknameMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm also went by the name of Lena.
Name VariationMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was also known as Catharina Sophia Maria.
Married Name8 January 1891As of 8 January 1891,her married name was Klemme.
  • Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was born on 22 January 1870 at Beecher, Will County, Illinois.1
  • She was the daughter of Jacob Frahm Jr. and Margaretha Catharina Dorothea Fedde.
  • Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was baptized on 27 March 1870 at St. John UCC by Rev. Reinicke, Eagle Lake, Will, Illinois.
  • She and Henry Fritz Klemme obtained a marriage license on 8 January 1891 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, Marriage License #162646. State of Illinois. Cook County. The people of the state of Illinois. To any person legally authorized to Solemnize Marriage, Greetings: Marriage may be celebrated between Mr. Henry Klemme of Merian Centre in the County of Merrian and State of Kansas of the age of 24 years, and Miss Lena Frahm of Beecher in the County of Will and State of Illinois of the age of 20 years. Witness, Henry Wulff, Clerk of the County Court of said Cook County, and the seal thereof at my office in Chicago this 8th day of January A. D. 1891.2
  • Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm married Henry Fritz Klemme, son of August Chris Klemme and Christina Grages, on 8 January 1891 at St. John's Ev Lutheran Church, Harlem (Maywood, Chicago), Cook, Illinois, Marriage License. State of Illinois. Cook County. I, F. M. Grafse, a minister of the Gospel, hearby certify that Mr. Henry Klemme and Miss Lena Frahm were united in Marriage by me in Harlem in the County of Cook and State of Illinois on the 8th day of January 1891. Signed F. M. Grafse, Pastor of the Grammer Ev. Lutheran St. John's Church in Harlem, Cook County.1,3
    HF and Lena Klemme - wedding portrait
  • Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm witnessed the marriage of Meta Elizabeth Doering and Heinrich Carl Frahm on 1 October 1908 at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm died on 29 June 1958 at at at the home of son Elmer, Spink, Union, South Dakota, at age 88 Magdalena (Frahm) Klemme obituary; also reported as 26 May 1958.4
    Le Mars Globe Post Lemars Iowa July 10, 1958 - Magdalena (Frahm) Klemme obituary
  • She was buried on 3 July 1958 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.4
    Magdalena Frahm Klemme tombstone
    Henry F and Magdalena (Frahm) Klemme family stone
Census DateLocation
5 September 1870Washington Twp, Will, IllinoisMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was listed in Jacob Frahm Jr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Washington Twp, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Fram.5
8 June 1880Washington, Will, IllinoisMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was listed as a daughter in Jacob Frahm Jr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.6
14 June 1900Johnson, Plymouth, IowaMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was listed as wife in Henry Fritz Klemme's household on the 1900 Census at Johnson, Plymouth, Iowa.7
1905State Census, Plymouth, IowaMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Henry Fritz Klemme at State Census, Plymouth, Iowa.
20 April 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was listed as wife in Henry Fritz Klemme's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.8
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of Henry Fritz Klemme at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
21 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was listed as wife in Henry Fritz Klemme's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.9
1925South Dakota State Census, South DakotaMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Henry Fritz Klemme at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
3 April 1930LeMars, Plymouth, IowaMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was listed as wife in Henry Fritz Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa; living at 355 6th Avenue S. W.10
30 April 1940Le Mars, Plymouth, IowaMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm was listed as wife in Henry Fritz Klemme's household on the 1940 Census at Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa.11
1945State Census, Vermillion Ward 3, Clay, South DakotaMagdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm appeared on the census of 1945 at State Census, Vermillion Ward 3, Clay, South Dakota.
     At Vermillion, South Dakota, HF and Lena (Frahm) Klemme in the park.
HF and Lena (Frahm) Klemme - Vermillion, SD
Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm migrated in 1891 at Illinois to, Marion, Kansas. She migrated in 1899 at from Kansas to, near Ruble, Johnson Township, Plymouth, Iowa. On 9 October 1908 at LeMars Sentinel Mr. and Mrs. H. F. Klemme visited for a few days in this locality with relatives after returning from the wedding of Henry Frohm in Grant township. On 15 July 1910 at LeMars Sentinel Mrs. and Mrs. H. F. Klemme and Mr. and Mrs. H. Jacobs and daughters, Ella and Violet, came down from Spink, S.D., Monday in their auto to visit at the A.C. Klemme home near Merrill. In June 1916 at Westfield, Plymouth, Iowa, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Bubbs visited over Sunday at the home of their daughter,
Mrs. Edwin Klemme, near Ruble.
Mrs. H. F. Klemme visited at the Wm. Bubbs home Monday afternoon. In August 1933 at Plymouth, Iowa, Mrs Julius Christiansen and Sophia Frahm visiting their aunt Mrs H F Klemme; also nieces of Mrs A C Klemme and Henry Frahm. In November 1936 at Plymouth, Iowa, Thanksgiving guests at the H F Klemme home.
Lemars Globe Post November 30, 1936 - Thanksgiving guests at the H F Klemme home
In January 1938 at at home, Union, South Dakota, Mrs H F Klemme 68th birthday celebration.
Lemars Globe Post January 27, 1938 - Mrs H F Klemme 68th birthday celebration
On 8 January 1941 Married Fifty Years - Mr. and Mrs. H. F. Klemme of LeMars observed their golden wedding anniversary on Thursday afternoon and evening when they entertained a large group of relatives and friends. Informal social visiting was the diversion of interest during the afternoon and Mr. and Mrs. Klemme were extended congratulations and best wishes on this happy occasion. At five o'clock, a buffet dinner was served and at the close of the evening, a late luncheon was served. The group at this time included: Mr. and Mrs. Emil Klemme, Luverne, Marjorie and Agnes; Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Klemme, and son, Arnold; Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Andrews, of Spink, S. D; Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Klemme, Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Klemme and Pearl, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Klemme and Ronald; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Frahm and Lucille and Emma; Mrs. J. Gross, Miss Lena Gross; Rev. and Mrs. Ralph Hunger, all of LeMars; Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Klemme and Mrs. Anna Klemme of Akron; Mrs. Ole Abraham; Mr. and Mrs. George Fichbohn; Mrs. Geo. Keiser, Mrs. Minnie Anderson, Mr. and Mrs. Emil Johnson and son, Earl; Mr. and Mrs. George Heldt, Mr. and Mrs. Al Klemme of Ruble.
H F Klemme - 50th anniversary article 1941
In August 1941 at Plymouth, Iowa, John Frahm and Ida Hinrichs visited their sister Mrs H F Klemme.

Children of Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm and Henry Fritz Klemme

Citations

  1. [S8] "Anna Klemme Journal,", pg 31.
  2. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index.
  3. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, License 162646.
  4. [S8] "Anna Klemme Journal,", Pg 33.
  5. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 27. Dwelling 174.
  6. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 214. Page 15. Dwelling 124.
  7. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 6B. ED109. Dwelling 116.
  8. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg. 1B. ED 430. #12, 13.
  9. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED252. Pg 5A, stamp 271.
  10. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED75-18. Dwelling 19.
  11. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: T627_1190; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 75-18.

Elmer Jacob Klemme

M, b. 17 December 1891, d. 26 July 1965
Elmer Jake Klemme signature 1942
Father*Henry Fritz Klemme b. 18 Apr 1866, d. 14 Jul 1945
Mother*Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm b. 22 Jan 1870, d. 29 Jun 1958
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElmer Jacob Klemme was also known as Elmer Jake.
  • Elmer Jacob Klemme was born on 17 December 1891 at Marion, Kansas.
  • He was the son of Henry Fritz Klemme and Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm.
  • Elmer Jacob Klemme married Hilda J. Sommervold, daughter of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp, on 7 November 1917 at Roseni Lutheran Church, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, also reported as 26 Nov 1918. County of Residence: Union.1
    Brule Creek Church Records - Union, SD - Marriage of Elmer Klemme and Hilda Sommervold
  • Elmer Jacob Klemme died on 26 July 1965 at from aneurism, Akron, Iowa, at age 73 ELMER J. KLEMME CALLED BY DEATH - Rites Held Saturday For Longtime Union County Resident - Elmer Jacob Klemme was born December 17, 1891, of parents Henry F. and Magdalena Klemme at Marion, Kansas, and baptized into the Lutheran faith there. In 1899 he moved with his family to rural Akron, Iowa. He was confirmed by Rev. Theodore Meyer at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Preston Township in 1906. Later the family moved to Union County, Spink Township, S.D., and he lived there the remainder of his life engaging in farming and threshing. He was a born engineer, starting with his father on the steam-engine at the age of fourteen. He threshed grain for 61 consecutive years. Mr. Klemme was a member of Roseni Lutheran Church. He loved his church and was a faithful attendant. He served for 21 years on the Pleasant Hill school board. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Survivors include the widow; a daughter, Mrs. Dorothy H. Pomplun, Denver; a son, Arnold L. of Akron; a brother, Emil F. of Akron, and four grandchildren. Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon at the Roseni Lutheran Church, near Alcester, Rev. Ralph Christopherson officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. The Akron Register Tribune August 5, 1965.
    Lemars Daily Sentinel July 30, 1965 - Elmer J Klemme, 73, obituary
    Akron Register Tribune August 5, 1965 - Elmer J Klemme, 73, obituary
  • He was buried after 26 July 1965 at Roseni Lutheran Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
14 June 1900Johnson, Plymouth, IowaElmer Jacob Klemme was listed as a son in Henry Fritz Klemme's household on the 1900 Census at Johnson, Plymouth, Iowa.2
1905State Census, Plymouth, IowaElmer Jacob Klemme appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Henry Fritz Klemme at State Census, Plymouth, Iowa.
20 April 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaElmer Jacob Klemme was listed as a son in Henry Fritz Klemme's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaElmer Jacob Klemme appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of Henry Fritz Klemme at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
21 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaElmer Jacob Klemme was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.4
1925South Dakota State Census, South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1925 at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
17 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.5
1935South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1935 at South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
1940Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.6
1945South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1945 at South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
     Elmer Jacob Klemme obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa. Circa 1900 Klemme family photo including H F Klemme family. On 5 June 1917 at WWI Registration Card, Union, South Dakota.
WWI Registration Card for Elmer Jacob Klemme - SD - 05 June 1917
In November 1936 at Plymouth, Iowa, Thanksgiving guests at the H F Klemme home. On 27 April 1942 at WWII Registration, Union, South Dakota.
WWII Registration Card for Elmer Jake Klemme - SD - 27 Apr 1942
WWII Registration Card for Elmer Jake Klemme - SD - 27 Apr 1942 - registrars report
On 8 July 1962 at Akron, Iowa, Klemme Reunion 08 July 1962.

Children of Elmer Jacob Klemme and Hilda J. Sommervold

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, Sheet 6B. ED109. Dwelling 116.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg. 1B. ED 430. #12, 13.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5A. ED 252.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 147.
  6. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T627_3869; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 64-16.

Alvin Joel Anderson

M, b. 5 November 1903, d. 24 March 1974
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlvin Joel Anderson was also known as Albin.
  • Alvin Joel Anderson was born on 5 November 1903 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
  • He married Abbie Oliva Lykken, daughter of Lars Olsen Lykken and Ovidia Nordgaard, on 21 February 1926 at Pennington, South Dakota, County of Residence: Pennington.1
  • Alvin Joel Anderson died on 24 March 1974 at Union, South Dakota, at age 70.2
  • He was buried after 24 March 1974 at Logan Park Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
Census DateLocation
5 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaAlvin Joel Anderson was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
1940Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4
1945State Census, Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe and Abbie Oliva Lykken appeared on the census of 1945 at State Census, Emmet, Union, South Dakota.
     Alvin Joel Anderson obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.

Children of Alvin Joel Anderson and Abbie Oliva Lykken

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S7] "Anna Klemme Journal Sequel,", pg 10.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 31.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Emmet, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T627_3869; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 64-11.

Sigvold Olsen Lykken

M, b. 23 July 1882, d. 25 August 1940
Sigvold Lykken
Sigvold Lykken 1888
Father*Ole Jonsen Lykken b. 28 Apr 1843, d. 17 Oct 1929
Mother*Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik b. 24 Jun 1847, d. 1 May 1917
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSigvold Olsen Lykken was also known as Sigvald.
  • Sigvold Olsen Lykken was born on 23 July 1882 at Union, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Ole Jonsen Lykken and Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik.
  • Sigvold Olsen Lykken was christened on 6 August 1882 at Rosine Norsk Evangelisk Luthersk Menigheg (Roseni Lutheran Congregation), Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
    Melhus Lutheran Congregation, Centerville, SD - Sigvold O Lykken baptism 06 Aug 1883
  • He married Betsy Larson, daughter of Ole Larson and Gurine Larsdatter Vevig, on 6 September 1905 at St John's Lutheran Church, Sioux City, Iowa.1
    St John's Lutheran Church, Sioux City, IA - Marriage of Sigvald O Lykken and Betsey O Larsen 06 Sep 1905
  • Sigvold Olsen Lykken died on 25 August 1940 at South Dakota at age 58 For a period of time before his death, Sigvald did not feel well. After a medical examination in Sioux City, IA, Sigvald was told to go to Rochester, MN for treatment. He submitted to an operation; and, Sigvald went to Rochester with his daughter, Alice Evjen, who stayed with him. In spite of the best care, Sigvald passed away as a result of complications. He was said to have suffered patiently.2
    Sigvald Lykken obituary 29 Aug 1940 The Independent (Hawarden, IA)
  • He was buried after 25 August 1940 at Roseni Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
20 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaSigvold Olsen Lykken was listed as a son in Ole Jonsen Lykken's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
1905State Census, South DakotaSigvold Olsen Lykken appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Ole Jonsen Lykken at State Census, South Dakota.
25 April 1910Big Springs, Union, South DakotaSigvold Olsen Lykken was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1915 at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
1925State Census, South DakotaHe and Betsy Larson appeared on the census of 1925 at State Census, South Dakota.
17 April 1930Big Springs, Union, South DakotaSigvold Olsen Lykken was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.5
1935State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South DakotaHe and Betsy Larson appeared on the census of 1935 at State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South Dakota.
     Photo of brothers Sigvold, Lars and Isaac Lykken. Circa 1888 at Vermillion, South Dakota, Ole J and Ane (Kongsvik) Lykken family photo.
Ole J and Ane (Kongsvik) Lykken family - Vermillion, SD abt 1888

Children of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson

Citations

  1. [S10] SD Beresford, Beresford Centennial book.
  2. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 47, 1940, Aug 29.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 9. ED 340.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 56.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-5. Dwelling 85.

Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr.

M, b. 30 November 1884, d. 12 December 1937
Isaac Lykken
Isaac Lykken 1888
Father*Ole Jonsen Lykken b. 28 Apr 1843, d. 17 Oct 1929
Mother*Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik b. 24 Jun 1847, d. 1 May 1917
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIsaac Olsen Lykken Sr. was also known as Isack.
  • Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. was born on 30 November 1884 at Union, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Ole Jonsen Lykken and Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik.
  • Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. was christened on 26 December 1884 at Rosine Norsk Evangelisk Luthersk Menigheg (Roseni Lutheran Congregation), Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
    Melhus Lutheran Congregation, Centerville, SD - Isaac Lykken baptism 26 Dec 1884
  • He married Carrie J. Stene, daughter of Jorgen Jonsen Stene and Anna Mikalsdatter Hoiem, on 27 June 1906 at St Peters Lutheran Congregation, Vermillion, South Dakota, also reported as Roseni Lutheran Church, Union county, South Dakota.
    St Peters Lutheran Congregation church records - Vermillion, SD - Isaac Lykken and Carrie J Stene 27 June 1906
  • Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. died on 12 December 1937 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, at age 53.
  • He was buried after 12 December 1937 at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, Gr 4, Lot 3, Blk 3.
Census DateLocation
20 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaIsaac Olsen Lykken Sr. was listed as a son in Ole Jonsen Lykken's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
1905State Census, South DakotaIsaac Olsen Lykken Sr. appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Ole Jonsen Lykken at State Census, South Dakota.
30 April 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaIsaac Olsen Lykken Sr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.2
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1915 at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
17 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
1925State Census, South DakotaHe and Carrie J. Stene appeared on the census of 1925 at State Census, South Dakota.
11 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaIsaac Olsen Lykken Sr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4
1935State Census, Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe and Carrie J. Stene appeared on the census of 1935 at State Census, Emmet, Union, South Dakota.
     Photo of brothers Sigvold, Lars and Isaac Lykken.
Brothers Sigvold, Lars and Isaac Lykken
Circa 1888 at Vermillion, South Dakota, Ole J and Ane (Kongsvik) Lykken family photo.
Ole J and Ane (Kongsvik) Lykken family - Vermillion, SD abt 1888
Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. and Carrie J. Stene traveled on 8 July 1913 at arrived on the ship Hellig Olav from, Kristiania (or Christiania), Akershus, Norway; Listed as U.S. Citizen. Residence: Sioux City, Iowa.5

Children of Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. and Carrie J. Stene

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 9. ED 340.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Stamp 284. Dwelling 90.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 56.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 76.
  5. [S274] Unknown name of person, unknown ship name Passenger Lists.

Minnie C. Andersen

F, b. 6 November 1900, d. 15 January 1976
Father*Anton C. Andersen b. Jun 1868
Mother*Clara J. Stone b. Apr 1882
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMinnie C. Andersen was also known as Anderson.
Name VariationMinnie C. Andersen was also known as Arndtson.
Name VariationMinnie C. Andersen was also known as Karlette.
Married Name21 June 1919As of 21 June 1919,her married name was Lykken.
Census DateLocation
26 April 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaMinnie C. Andersen was listed as a daughter in Anton C. Andersen's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
13 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaMinnie C. Andersen was listed as wife in John L. Lykken's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4
2 April 1930Chicago, Cook, IllinoisMinnie C. Andersen was listed as wife in John L. Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Chicago, Cook, Illinois.5
     Minnie C. Andersen obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; Last residence Elmwood Park, Cook, Illinois.

Children of Minnie C. Andersen and John L. Lykken

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S7] "Anna Klemme Journal Sequel,", pg 15.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Dwelling 51.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250, Sheet 2B, dwelling 29.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED16-1214. Dwelling 8-42.

Ruth Bella Lykken

F, b. 6 January 1922, d. 15 June 2007
Ruth Tiltrum
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 September 1943As of 21 September 1943,her married name was Tiltrum.
  • Ruth Bella Lykken was born on 6 January 1922 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson.
  • Ruth Bella Lykken was christened on 26 February 1922 at Roseni Parish, Union, South Dakota.
  • She married Robert Selmer Tiltrum on 21 September 1943 at Roseni Church, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
  • Ruth Bella Lykken died on 15 June 2007 at age 85 Ruth Tiltrum was born January 6, 1922, rural Alcester, South Dakota, to parents Sigvald and Betsy (Larson) Lykken. Ruth passed away on June 15, 2007 at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, at the age of 85 years, 5 months and 9 days. She attended Prospect Hill Elementary School and graduated from Alcester High School. Upon completion of one year at Southern State Teachers College she began her 35-year teaching career, 23 years in rural Union and Lincoln Counties, 11 years as 5th grade teacher at Alcester Elementary and one year in Panama City, Florida. While teaching, she completed her post-secondary education and received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Sioux Falls College. Ruth was baptized, confirmed and married at Roseni Lutheran Church. On September 21, 1943, Ruth married Robert Tiltrum. They lived on a farm near Spink until 1964 and then moved to Alcester. Ruth and Bob wintered in Weslaco, Texas since their retirements. Ruth was a member of Nathanael Lutheran Church, Alcester VFW Auxiliary, and Alpha Delta Kappa Teachers Sorority. Ruth enjoyed tending her flowers, reading, traveling, dancing and cards. She especially liked traveling to visit her children and grandchildren. Her parents, husband, two brothers and four sisters precede her in death. Among those who survive and gratefully shared her life are her son Charles (Karon) Tiltrum of Aurora, SD; daughter Eilene (Paul) Thormodsgard of Green Bay, WI; four grandchildren Michael (Shana) Tiltrum, Michelle (Steven) Bayer, John (Lisa) Thormodsgard, Julie Thormodsgard; and eight great-grandchildren, Kelsey, Allyson and Natalie Tiltrum, Damon and Noah Bayer, David, Anna, and Benjamin Thormodsgard; and sister Selma Westin of Alcester. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 18th at Nathanael Lutheran Church, 209 Dakota Street, in Alcester. Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Sunday at Nathanael Lutheran Church with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m.
  • She was buried after 15 June 2007 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Alcester, Union, South Dakota.
    Ruth (Lykken) and Robert Tiltrum tombstone - Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Alcester, SD
Census DateLocation
1925State Census, South DakotaRuth Bella Lykken appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson at State Census, South Dakota.
17 April 1930Big Springs, Union, South DakotaRuth Bella Lykken was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2
1935State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South DakotaRuth Bella Lykken appeared on the census of 1935 in the household of Betsy Larson and Sigvold Olsen Lykken at State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South Dakota.
     Ruth Bella Lykken was confirmed on 26 July 1936.

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, ED64-5. Dwelling 85.

Alice Galena Lykken

F, b. 17 July 1906, d. 10 May 1985
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name29 November 1930As of 29 November 1930,her married name was Evjen.
  • Alice Galena Lykken was born on 17 July 1906 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota, may be 18 Jul 1906.
  • She was the daughter of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson.
  • Alice Galena Lykken was baptized on 26 August 1906 at Rosine Norsk Evangelisk Luthersk Menigheg (Roseni Lutheran Congregation), Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
  • She married Doralf Alvin Evjen, son of Carl Olson Evjen and Helmine J. Christopherson, on 29 November 1930 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
  • Alice Galena Lykken died on 10 May 1985 at Sacramento, California, at age 78.2,3
Census DateLocation
25 April 1910Big Springs, Union, South DakotaAlice Galena Lykken was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaAlice Galena Lykken appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of Sigvold Olsen Lykken at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
1925State Census, South DakotaAlice Galena Lykken appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson at State Census, South Dakota.
17 April 1930Big Springs, Union, South DakotaAlice Galena Lykken was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.5
23 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaAlice Galena Lykken was listed as a boarder with the Mabel O'Connor family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.6
     Alice Galena Lykken obtained US Social Security Card at Ohio; last residence Lodi, San Joaquin, California.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S204] California Death Records (published).
  3. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 56.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-5. Dwelling 85.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 150.

Ella Inga Lykken

F, b. 4 November 1907, d. 28 April 1992
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 April 1929As of 27 April 1929,her married name was Heisler.
  • Ella Inga Lykken was born on 4 November 1907 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson.
  • Ella Inga Lykken was baptized on 1 December 1907 at Rosine Norsk Evangelisk Luthersk Menigheg (Roseni Lutheran Congregation), Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
  • She married Peryl L. Heisler, son of Fred S. Heisler and Hannah C. Sand, on 27 April 1929 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
  • Ella Inga Lykken died on 28 April 1992 at Salmen Lutheran Nursing Home, Oakland, Alameda, California, at age 84.2,3
Census DateLocation
25 April 1910Big Springs, Union, South DakotaElla Inga Lykken was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaElla Inga Lykken appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of Sigvold Olsen Lykken at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
1925State Census, South DakotaElla Inga Lykken appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson at State Census, South Dakota.
15 April 1930Big Springs, Union, South DakotaElla Inga Lykken was listed as wife in Peryl L. Heisler's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.5
     Ella Inga Lykken obtained US Social Security Card at California; last residence Oakland, Alameda, California. She migrated in 1963 at South Dakota to, California.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S204] California Death Records (published).
  3. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 99, 1992, May 21.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 56.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-5. Dwelling 80.

Bertha Olina Lykken

F, b. 4 February 1910, d. 2 May 2000
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1960As of circa 1960,her married name was Brown.
  • Bertha Olina Lykken was born on 4 February 1910 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson.
  • Bertha Olina Lykken was baptized on 13 March 1910 at Rosine Norsk Evangelisk Luthersk Menigheg (Roseni Lutheran Congregation), Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
  • She married Claude Brown circa 1960.
  • Bertha Olina Lykken died on 2 May 2000 at age 90.1
Census DateLocation
25 April 1910Big Springs, Union, South DakotaBertha Olina Lykken was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaBertha Olina Lykken appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of Sigvold Olsen Lykken at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
1925State Census, South DakotaBertha Olina Lykken appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson at State Census, South Dakota.
17 April 1930Big Springs, Union, South DakotaBertha Olina Lykken was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3
1935State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South DakotaBertha Olina Lykken appeared on the census of 1935 in the household of Betsy Larson and Sigvold Olsen Lykken at State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South Dakota.
1945State Census, Big Springs Township, Union, South DakotaBertha Olina Lykken appeared on the census of 1945 at State Census, Big Springs Township, Union, South Dakota.
     Bertha Olina Lykken obtained US Social Security Card at Ohio; last residence Carmichael, Sacramento, California.

Citations

  1. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 107, 2000, May 11.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 56.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-5. Dwelling 85.

Oneal Oscar Lykken

M, b. 27 August 1916, d. 4 December 1999
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationOneal Oscar Lykken was also known as O'Neal.
Name VariationOneal Oscar Lykken was also known as Oscar Oneal.
  • Oneal Oscar Lykken was born on 27 August 1916 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson.
  • Oneal Oscar Lykken was christened on 20 September 1916 at Roseni Parish, Union, South Dakota.
  • He married Esther Bertha Bormann, daughter of Frederick Bormann and Anna Caroline Lilli Nelson, on 18 March 1952 at Canistota, McCook, South Dakota.
  • Oneal Oscar Lykken died on 4 December 1999 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota, at age 83.1
  • He was buried after 4 December 1999 at Roseni Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
    Esther B and Oneal Lykken tombstone
Census DateLocation
1925State Census, South DakotaOneal Oscar Lykken appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson at State Census, South Dakota.
17 April 1930Big Springs, Union, South DakotaOneal Oscar Lykken was listed as a son in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2
1935State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South DakotaOneal Oscar Lykken appeared on the census of 1935 in the household of Betsy Larson and Sigvold Olsen Lykken at State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South Dakota.
1945State Census, Big Springs, Union, South DakotaOneal Oscar Lykken appeared on the census of 1945 at State Census, Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.
     Oneal Oscar Lykken obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; Last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota. On 25 June 1967 at Larson family reunion picnic, Mitchell, South Dakota.

Child of Oneal Oscar Lykken and Esther Bertha Bormann

Citations

  1. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 106, 1999, Dec 16.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-5. Dwelling 85.

Anna Caroline Anderson

F, b. 14 February 1899, d. 11 July 1987
Father*Charles Anderson b. Oct 1855
Mother*Mary (?) b. Feb 1856
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1918As of circa 1918,her married name was Ellefson.
Married Name10 March 1977As of 10 March 1977,her married name was Lykken.
Census DateLocation
7 June 1900Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaAnna Caroline Anderson was listed as a daughter in Charles Anderson's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1
1920Marindahl, Yankton, South DakotaAnna Caroline Anderson was listed as wife in Bernt S. Ellefson's household on the 1920 Census at Marindahl, Yankton, South Dakota.2
22 April 1930Marindahl, Yankton, South DakotaAnna Caroline Anderson was listed as wife in Bernt S. Ellefson's household on the 1930 Census at Marindahl, Yankton, South Dakota.3

Children of Anna Caroline Anderson and Bernt S. Ellefson

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED179. Dwelling 142.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Marindahl, Yankton, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1726; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 255; Image: 722.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED7. Dwelling 102.

Carrie J. Stene

F, b. 19 November 1884, d. 9 January 1974
Father*Jorgen Jonsen Stene b. Sep 1859, d. 30 Jul 1913
Mother*Anna Mikalsdatter Hoiem b. 1862, d. 20 Feb 1896
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCarrie J. Stene was also known as Karen.
Married Name27 June 1906As of 27 June 1906,her married name was Lykken.
  • Carrie J. Stene was born on 19 November 1884 at Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Jorgen Jonsen Stene and Anna Mikalsdatter Hoiem.
  • Carrie J. Stene married Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr., son of Ole Jonsen Lykken and Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik, on 27 June 1906 at St Peters Lutheran Congregation, Vermillion, South Dakota, also reported as Roseni Lutheran Church, Union county, South Dakota.
    St Peters Lutheran Congregation church records - Vermillion, SD - Isaac Lykken and Carrie J Stene 27 June 1906
  • Carrie J. Stene died on 9 January 1974 at age 89.1
  • She was buried after 9 January 1974 at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
17 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaCarrie J. Stene was listed as a daughter in Jorgen Jonsen Stene's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
30 April 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaCarrie J. Stene was listed as wife in Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaCarrie J. Stene appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
17 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaCarrie J. Stene was listed as wife in Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4
1925State Census, South DakotaCarrie J. Stene and Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. appeared on the census of 1925 at State Census, South Dakota.
11 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaCarrie J. Stene was listed as wife in Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.5
1935State Census, Emmet, Union, South DakotaCarrie J. Stene and Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. appeared on the census of 1935 at State Census, Emmet, Union, South Dakota.
1945State Census, Emmet, Union, South DakotaCarrie J. Stene appeared on the census of 1945 at State Census, Emmet, Union, South Dakota.
     Carrie J. Stene obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota. She and Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr. traveled on 8 July 1913 at arrived on the ship Hellig Olav from, Kristiania (or Christiania), Akershus, Norway; Listed as U.S. Citizen. Residence: Sioux City, Iowa.6

Children of Carrie J. Stene and Isaac Olsen Lykken Sr.

Citations

  1. [S7] "Anna Klemme Journal Sequel,", pg 10.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 87.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Stamp 284. Dwelling 90.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 56.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 76.
  6. [S274] Unknown name of person, unknown ship name Passenger Lists.

Hilda J. Sommervold

F, b. 13 May 1896, d. 28 August 1991
Father*Severt S. Sommervold b. 31 Mar 1856, d. 1 Jan 1941
Mother*Mary A. Asp b. 2 Dec 1868, d. 30 Dec 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHilda J. Sommervold was also known as Halda.
Married Name7 November 1917As of 7 November 1917,her married name was Klemme.
Census DateLocation
11 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaHilda J. Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaHilda J. Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.4
21 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaHilda J. Sommervold was listed as wife in Elmer Jacob Klemme's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.5
1925South Dakota State Census, South DakotaHilda J. Sommervold appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Elmer Jacob Klemme at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
17 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHilda J. Sommervold was listed as wife in Elmer Jacob Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.6
1935South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South DakotaHilda J. Sommervold appeared on the census of 1935 in the household of Elmer Jacob Klemme at South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
1940Spink, Union, South DakotaHilda J. Sommervold was listed as wife in Elmer Jacob Klemme's household on the 1940 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.7
1945South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South DakotaHilda J. Sommervold appeared on the census of 1945 in the household of Elmer Jacob Klemme at South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
     Hilda J. Sommervold obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa. In November 1936 at Plymouth, Iowa, Thanksgiving guests at the H F Klemme home. On 8 July 1962 at Akron, Iowa, Klemme Reunion 08 July 1962. On 30 June 1974 at Akron, Iowa, 90 family members attended the annual Klemme Reunion.

Children of Hilda J. Sommervold and Elmer Jacob Klemme

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 98. Sept. 5, 1991.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. ED 340. Dwelling 93.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 1B. ED 430.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5A. ED 252.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 147.
  7. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T627_3869; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 64-16.

Betsy Larson

F, b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 February 1966
Father*Ole Larson b. 4 Apr 1852, d. 3 Jan 1919
Mother*Gurine Larsdatter Vevig b. 20 Sep 1851, d. 17 Mar 1933
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBetsy Larson was also known as Betsey.
Name VariationBetsy Larson was also known as Larsen.
Married Name6 September 1905As of 6 September 1905,her married name was Lykken.1
  • Betsy Larson was born on 1 May 1880 at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Ole Larson and Gurine Larsdatter Vevig.
  • Betsy Larson married Sigvold Olsen Lykken, son of Ole Jonsen Lykken and Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik, on 6 September 1905 at St John's Lutheran Church, Sioux City, Iowa.1
    St John's Lutheran Church, Sioux City, IA - Marriage of Sigvald O Lykken and Betsey O Larsen 06 Sep 1905
  • Betsy Larson died on 20 February 1966 at Bethesda Home for the Aged, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, at age 85 also reported as Feb 1967.
    Mrs Betsy Larson Lykken obituary 24 Feb 1966 The Independent (Hawarden, IA)
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Darlington, Charles Mix, South DakotaBetsy Larson was listed as a daughter in Ole Larson's household on the 1900 Census at Darlington, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
25 April 1910Big Springs, Union, South DakotaBetsy Larson was listed as wife in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaBetsy Larson appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of Sigvold Olsen Lykken at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
1925State Census, South DakotaBetsy Larson and Sigvold Olsen Lykken appeared on the census of 1925 at State Census, South Dakota.
17 April 1930Big Springs, Union, South DakotaBetsy Larson was listed as wife in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4
1935State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South DakotaBetsy Larson and Sigvold Olsen Lykken appeared on the census of 1935 at State Census, Big Springs ward 19, Union, South Dakota.
1945State Census, Big Springs Township, Union, South DakotaBetsy Larson appeared on the census of 1945 at State Census, Big Springs Township, Union, South Dakota.
     Betsy Larson had 3 with 3 living in 1910 children. On 1 November 1961 at Alfred J and Bella Larson Lien 50th wedding anniversary celebration.

Children of Betsy Larson and Sigvold Olsen Lykken

Citations

  1. [S10] SD Beresford, Beresford Centennial book.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED71. Dwelling 149.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED424. Dwelling 56.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-5. Dwelling 85.

Peryl L. Heisler

M, b. 28 October 1904, d. 31 December 1963
Father*Fred S. Heisler b. 17 Oct 1881, d. 5 Oct 1961
Mother*Hannah C. Sand b. c 1882, d. 1957
  • Peryl L. Heisler was born on 28 October 1904 at Iowa.
  • He was the son of Fred S. Heisler and Hannah C. Sand.
  • Peryl L. Heisler married Ella Inga Lykken, daughter of Sigvold Olsen Lykken and Betsy Larson, on 27 April 1929 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
  • Peryl L. Heisler died on 31 December 1963 at Memorial hospital, Berkley, Alameda, California, at age 59.2
  • He was buried in January 1964 at Sunset View Cemetery, California.
Census DateLocation
21 January 1920Big Springs, Union, South DakotaPeryl L. Heisler was listed as a son in Fred S. Heisler's household on the 1920 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3
15 April 1930Big Springs, Union, South DakotaPeryl L. Heisler was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4
     Peryl L. Heisler obtained US Social Security Card; As reported in the CA Death Index.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S204] California Death Records (published).
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED245. Dwelling 76.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-5. Dwelling 80.

Charles William Dieman

M, b. 15 November 1874, d. 1 June 1919
Father*August Dieman b. May 1847, d. 25 Jul 1907
Mother*Josephine M. Eranape b. 4 Apr 1849, d. 10 Mar 1915
  • Charles William Dieman was born on 15 November 1874 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of August Dieman and Josephine M. Eranape.
  • Charles William Dieman married Christina Dorothy Huenger, daughter of Gustav Huinger and Eleanora Schmiedeknicht, in 1909.
  • Charles William Dieman married Caroline Bertha Nast, daughter of Julius Adolf Albert Nast and Kunegunda Hochrein, on 20 November 1913.
  • Charles William Dieman died on 1 June 1919 at Green Bay, Wisconsin, at age 44 Charles Dieman, a former Waukesha resident, died at a hospital in his home city of Green Bay, June 1, following a surgical operation. He had been ill a month or more. He leaves his wife and five children. Mr. Dieman was born in this city 40 years ago, son of Mr. and Mrs. August Dieman, pioneers of the locality. He attended the local school and years ago went to Green Bay where he became master mechanic at the Green Bay Western railway. He leaves, besides, his immediate family, three brothers, and two sisters, William, and Herman, Milwaukee; Oswald and Mrs. Edw. Geisler of this city, and Miss Bertha Dieman, Los Angeles, Cal. Funeral services were held Sunday at 4 o'clock, in Green Bay, and interment was in a cemetery there. Mr. Dieman's relatives from this city attended the funeral.
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    In the 26 Aug 1920 Waukesha Freeman paper: "On reading and filing the verified petition of Caroline Dieman, as Executrix of the will of Charles W. Dieman, deceased, who was lately a Trustee under the will of Josephine Dieman, deceased, and representing that it is now necessary to settle the account of the said Charles W. Dieman as Trustee, and appoint a new Trustee in his place…."
Census DateLocation
1880Waukesha, Waukesha, WisconsinCharles William Dieman was listed as a son in August Dieman's household on the 1880 Census at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin.1
1 April 19103rd Ward, Boyne, Charlevoix, MichiganCharles William Dieman was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at 3rd Ward, Boyne, Charlevoix, Michigan, living at 108 Pearl Street.2
     Charles William Dieman lived in 1892 at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin, Occupation listed as circulator for Evening Wisconsin living at 95 Prospect Court. On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration Cards, Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin.

Children of Charles William Dieman and Christina Dorothy Huenger

Children of Charles William Dieman and Caroline Bertha Nast

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1451 Page Number 284B.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 48. Roll: 640 Part: 2 Page: 287A.

Christina Dorothy Huenger

F, b. 7 September 1876, d. circa 1912
Father*Gustav Huinger b. c 1827, d. 4 Jul 1898
Mother*Eleanora Schmiedeknicht b. Apr 1835, d. a 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristina Dorothy Huenger was also known as Huinger.
Name VariationChristina Dorothy Huenger was also known as Dorothy.
Name VariationChristina Dorothy Huenger was also known as Dorothea.
Name VariationChristina Dorothy Huenger was also known as Dora.
Married Name1909As of 1909,her married name was Dieman.
Census DateLocation
4 June 1880Green Bay District 8, Brown, WisconsinChristina Dorothy Huenger was listed as a daughter in Gustav Huinger's household on the 1880 Census at Green Bay District 8, Brown, Wisconsin.2
1895Brown, WisconsinChristina Dorothy Huenger is counted on the census of 1895 in the household of Gustav Huinger at Brown, Wisconsin; 1 males and 5 females; 4 born in the US, 2 born in Germany.
14 June 1900Green Bay Ward 5, Brown, WisconsinChristina Dorothy Huenger was listed as a daughter in Eleanora Schmiedeknicht's household on the 1900 Census at Green Bay Ward 5, Brown, Wisconsin.3
1 June 1905Green Bay, Brown, WisconsinChristina Dorothy Huenger appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Eleanora Schmiedeknicht at Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin.
1 April 19103rd Ward, Boyne, Charlevoix, MichiganChristina Dorothy Huenger was listed as wife in Charles William Dieman's household on the 1910 Census at 3rd Ward, Boyne, Charlevoix, Michigan; living at 108 Pearl Street.4

Children of Christina Dorothy Huenger and Charles William Dieman

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Reel 0012 Record 001315.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1418 Page Number 93C. Dwelling 117.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 126.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 48. Roll: 640 Part: 2 Page: 287A.

Eleanora Schmiedeknicht

F, b. April 1835, d. after 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEleanora Schmiedeknicht was also known as Eleanor.
Married Namecirca 1857As of circa 1857,her married name was Huinger.
Married Namecirca 1857As of circa 1857,her married name was Huenger.
  • Eleanora Schmiedeknicht was born in April 1835 at Rudelstadt, Germany.
  • She married Gustav Huinger circa 1857.
  • Eleanora Schmiedeknicht died after 1920.
Census DateLocation
12 July 1860Green Bay North Ward, Brown, WisconsinEleanora Schmiedeknicht was listed in Gustav Huinger's household on the 1860 Census at Green Bay North Ward, Brown, Wisconsin.1
13 August 1870Green Bay Ward 2, Brown, WisconsinEleanora Schmiedeknicht was listed in Gustav Huinger's household on the 1870 Census at Green Bay Ward 2, Brown, Wisconsin.2
4 June 1880Green Bay District 8, Brown, WisconsinEleanora Schmiedeknicht was listed as wife in Gustav Huinger's household on the 1880 Census at Green Bay District 8, Brown, Wisconsin.3
1895Brown, WisconsinEleanora Schmiedeknicht is counted on the census of 1895 in the household of Gustav Huinger at Brown, Wisconsin; 1 males and 5 females; 4 born in the US, 2 born in Germany.
14 June 1900Green Bay Ward 5, Brown, WisconsinEleanora Schmiedeknicht was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Green Bay Ward 5, Brown, Wisconsin.4
1 June 1905Green Bay, Brown, WisconsinShe appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin.
18 April 1910Green Bay Ward 5, Brown, WisconsinShe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Green Bay Ward 5, Brown, Wisconsin, living at 905 Crooks Street.5
1920Green Bay Ward 1, Brown, WisconsinShe was listed as mother-in-law in Dr. John B. Theisen's household on the 1920 Census at Green Bay Ward 1, Brown, Wisconsin.6
     Eleanora Schmiedeknicht immigrated in 1852. She had 8 with 5 living in 1900 children. She had 8 with 4 living in 1910 children.

Children of Eleanora Schmiedeknicht and Gustav Huinger

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 103. Dwelling 748.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 44. Dwelling 307.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1418 Page Number 93C. Dwelling 117.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 126.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 46.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Green Bay Ward 1, Brown, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1977; Page: 20B; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 482.

Thomas Wickersham

M, b. 27 April 1668, d. 4 June 1730
Father*John E. Wickersham b. 1632
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationThomas Wickersham was also known as Wichersham.
  • Thomas Wickersham was born on 27 April 1668 at Bolney, Sussex, England, also reported as 1660 in Fletching, Sussex, England.
  • He was the son of John E. Wickersham.
  • Thomas Wickersham married Ann Grover, daughter of John Grover and Ann Killingbeck, on 19 September 1685 at Hurstperpoint, Sussex, England, FHL Film Number: 811737.
  • Thomas Wickersham married Alice Hogge on 20 October 1700 at Horsham, Sussex, England, married just prior to setting sail in England.
    Thomas Wickersham - Alice Hogge - Quaker marriage record - 20 Oct 1700 Horsham, Sussex, England
  • Thomas Wickersham died on 4 June 1730 at Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 62.
    Thomas Wickersham burial announcement at Newark Quaker Monthly Meeting - Chester PA - circa 1730
  • He was buried after 4 June 1730 at Kennett Friends Burial Ground, Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania, In Cemetery behind Kennett Meeting House.
     Thomas Wickersham was The Wickerskams were Quakers. They brought with them certificates of membership from Horsham, England, and were probably the founders of Old Kennett Meeting. At Chester, Pennsylvania, Thomas Wickersham biography.
History of Chester County, Pennsylvania - Thomas Wickersham biography
A devout Quaker, Thomas and his wife, Alice Hogge came to Pennsylvania in 1700 from Bolney, Sussex, England. When they arrived in the New World, the Wickersham family made their way 30 miles inland into the hills of Chester County wilderness. They settled on land that had been deeded to an uncle, Humphrey Killenbeck by William Penn in 1682, and transferred to Thomas in 1700.

Davis, Sheldon, Escalante, "The Wickersham Family in America," Heritage Books, Inc. 2001. Thomas Wickersham became a farmer near Bolney, village near Horsham, Sussex Co., England. The European Wickershams had migrated to England from a little town of Wickersheim, in Alsace, France, near Strasbourg. The Wickershams were Quakers. Thomas came to America, with a deed for 1000 acres of land purchased from Wm Penn. The Wickershams settled in East Marborough, Chester Co., Pa..
1712: appointed overseer for Kennett Meeting.
1714: named 1st elder of Kennett Meeting.
1718: friends made him a minister.
1718: first constable of East Marlborough.
Wickersham History: Early account of Wickersham family in America. In 1700 at Chester, Pennsylvania, In 1701, Thomas Wickersham settled in what is now East Marlborough. In 1700, he came to Southern Chester County from Sussex, England, with his second wife and four children from his first marriage. He claimed 500 acres that he had purchased from Humphrey Killingbeck, a relative from his first marriage. William Penn had granted 1,000 acres to Killingbeck in 1682.
PA Land Records- warrant of Thomas Wickersham land from Humphrey Killingbeck 1700
History of Chester County, Pennsylvania - land warrant for Thomas Wickersham 1700
On 14 August 1700 Thomas Wickersham attended the monthly meeting at Horsham dated 14 August 1700 (Quaker date of 11, 7m, 1700). He asked for a certificate of membership and removeal for his family to the Quaker Colony across the sea. The following month the minutes read, Thomas Wickersham received a certificate to carry with him to Pennsylvania. "OLD ENGLAND Monthly Meeting held att Horsham in ye County of Sussex ye 11th of ye 7th mo. 1700. To All our faithful Friends & Brethern in Pensilvania vnto whom this may come, In the Covenant of Life & in the fellowship of the Gospell of our Lord Jesus Christ and in vnity of the one Eternall Spirit of our God wee Dearly salute you. And Deare Freinds whereas Thomas Wickersham of Bolney in the County of Sussex Farmer with his wife and three Children members of our Monthly Meeting hath an Intention to Cross the Seas and goe into Pensilvania and in order thereunto hath Laid his Intention before this Monthly Meeting Doe Certifie that the said Thomas (and upon Enquirey and Consideration / thereof wee the said Meeting) Wickersham is an honest man and is in unity with faithful Friends and free of all Ingagements or Incumbrances soe far as wee Doe understand that may impend or hinder his intended voyg Soe wee grant this Short Certificat And Doe most hartily Desire the Lords power and presence may attend thim in thir undertaking and to the End of their days Amen." He immigrated in 1700. In 1700 Thomas and Ann Grover Wickersham settled on land that had been deeded to an uncle, Humphrey Killenbeck (Ann's maternal uncle) by William Penn in 1682, and transferred to Thomas in 1700.
PA Land Records- survey of Thomas Wickersham land from Humphrey Killingbeck 1700
In 1704 at Chester, Pennsylvania, Thomas Wickersham first constable of Marlborough.
History of Chester County, Pennsylvania - Thomas Wickersham first constable of Marlborough 1704
In 1707 at Chester, Pennsylvania, Thomas Wickersham starting Quaker Kennet Meeting 1707.
History of Chester County, Pennsylvania - Thomas Wickersham starting Quaker Kennet Meeting 1707
After 1706 at Chester, Pennsylvania, Thomas Wickersham children birth dates Kennett Quaker Monthly Meeting.
Thomas Wickersham children birth dates Kennett Quaker Monthly Meeting - Chester PA - Alice, William, Richard
Thomas Wickersham children birth dates Kennett Quaker Monthly Meeting - Chester PA - Thomas, John, Ann
In 1730 at Newark Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania, Quaker meeting record - biography from 1700 to his death in 1730.
Quaker meeting record - Newark, Chester, PA - Thomas Wickersham - biography from 1700 to his death in 1730
He left a will on 16 June 1730 at Chester, Pennsylvania, Wickersham, Thomas. Marlborough. Husbandman. June 16, 1730. August 20, 1730. A.321. To wife Alice the plantation I now possess during widowhood afterward to son James paying to son Richard £10. To son Isaac £10. To son Thomas 1 shilling. To son John 5 shillings. To son William 5 shillings. To daughter Ann and Alice 5 shillings each. To daughters Elizabeth and Jane 20 shillings each. To son in law Wm. Wilton the 2 city lotts. Executors: wife Alice and son Richard.

Children of Thomas Wickersham and Ann Grover

Children of Thomas Wickersham and Alice Hogge

Ann Grover

F, b. 27 June 1668, d. 24 October 1697
Father*John Grover b. 1652, d. 6 Apr 1689
Mother*Ann Killingbeck b. 27 Dec 1638, d. 11 Apr 1672
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wichersham.
Married Name19 September 1685As of 19 September 1685,her married name was Wickersham.
  • Ann Grover was born on 27 June 1668 at Hurstpeirpoint, Twineham, Sussex, England, also reported as 27 4th month 1668.
  • She was baptized on 27 June 1668 at Hursterpoint, Sussex, England.
  • She was the daughter of John Grover and Ann Killingbeck.
  • Ann Grover married Thomas Wickersham, son of John E. Wickersham, on 19 September 1685 at Hurstperpoint, Sussex, England, FHL Film Number: 811737.
  • Ann Grover died on 24 October 1697 at Twinham, Sussex, England, at age 29 also reported as 24 August (6th month) 1697.
    Ann Grover Wickersham death announcement - Horsham Quaker Monthly Meeting Sussex, England - died 24 Aug 1697
  • She was buried after 24 October 1697 at St Peters Churchyard, Twineham, Sussex, England, Quaker section marked by 4 stone corner posts.
     Ann Grover was the first wife of Thomas Wickersham. According to the Wickersham Family in America, Ann's parents were John Grover, Jr., a cooper, b Hurstpierpoint, Sussex Co., England d Apr 06, 1689, and Ann Killingbeck b abt 1640 d Apr 11, 1672. John Grover and Ann Killingbeck Grover married 1665 at John Grover Sr.'s house, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, England. In 1700 Thomas and Ann Grover Wickersham settled on land that had been deeded to an uncle, Humphrey Killenbeck (Ann's maternal uncle) by William Penn in 1682, and transferred to Thomas in 1700.

Children of Ann Grover and Thomas Wickersham

Daniel Coyle

M, b. circa 1691
Daniel Coil (Coyle) mark 1735
  • Daniel Coyle was born circa 1691.
  • He married Ann Wickersham, daughter of Thomas Wickersham and Ann Grover, in 1733 at Pennsylvania.
  • His estate was probated in 1735 Probate by Daniel Coil (Coyle) of accounts from Joseph Mercer estate.
    1735 probate by Daniel Coil (Coyle) of accounts from Joseph Mercer estate

Mary Mercer

F, b. 7 April 1720
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. c 1764
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 November 1745As of 11 November 1745,her married name was Gartrill.
  • Mary Mercer was born on 7 April 1720 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania, also reported as 07 Feb 1721.
    Quaker records - Chester, PA - birth announcements of Joseph and Ann Mercer children
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham.
  • Mary Mercer married John Gartrill on 11 November 1745 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
     On 11 February 1733 at Orphan's Court, Chester, Pennsylvania, Request for guardianship for children of Joseph Mercer by uncles Thomas Mercer and John Wickersham; also listed as 1734.

Ann Mercer

F, b. 8 February 1722, d. before 1764
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. c 1764
  • Ann Mercer was born on 8 February 1722 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania, also reported as 08 Dec 1722.
    Quaker records - Chester, PA - birth announcements of Joseph and Ann Mercer children
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham.
  • Ann Mercer died before 1764.
     On 11 February 1733 at Orphan's Court, Chester, Pennsylvania, Request for guardianship for children of Joseph Mercer by uncles Thomas Mercer and John Wickersham; also listed as 1734.

Richard Mercer

M, b. 5 December 1724, d. before March 1752
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. c 1764
  • Richard Mercer was born on 5 December 1724 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania, Birth Date on Image: 05 Tenth 1724; also reported as 05 Oct 1723.
    Quaker records - Chester, PA - birth announcements of Joseph and Ann Mercer children
  • He was the son of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham.
  • Richard Mercer married Rebeckah (?) in 1743 he married a girl outside of the Quaker faith, and was admonished at the Kennett Monthly Meeting on 05 Sixth 1743 (5 Aug 1743).
  • Richard Mercer died before March 1752.
     On 11 February 1733 at Orphan's Court, Chester, Pennsylvania, Request for guardianship for children of Joseph Mercer by uncles Thomas Mercer and John Wickersham; also listed as 1734.

Children of Richard Mercer and Rebeckah (?)

Hannah Mercer

F, b. 13 August 1725, d. before 1764
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. c 1764
  • Hannah Mercer was born on 13 August 1725 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.
    Quaker records - Chester, PA - birth announcements of Joseph and Ann Mercer children
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham.
  • Hannah Mercer died before 1764.
     On 11 February 1733 at Orphan's Court, Chester, Pennsylvania, Request for guardianship for children of Joseph Mercer by uncles Thomas Mercer and John Wickersham; also listed as 1734.

Rachel Mercer

F, b. 20 November 1728
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. c 1764
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 March 1749As of 7 March 1749,her married name was Allen.
  • Rachel Mercer was born on 20 November 1728 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.
    Quaker records - Chester, PA - birth announcements of Joseph and Ann Mercer children
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham.
  • Rachel Mercer married William Allen, son of James Allen, on 7 March 1749 at Kennett Monthly Meeting, Chester, Pennslyvania.
    Marriage of Rachel Mercer and William Allen - Kennett Monthly Meeting, Chester, PA - 7 Mar 1749
     On 11 February 1733 at Orphan's Court, Chester, Pennsylvania, Request for guardianship for children of Joseph Mercer by uncles Thomas Mercer and John Wickersham; also listed as 1734.

William Allen

M
Signature of William Allen - husband of Rachel Mercer - Chester, PA
Father*James Allen
  • William Allen was the son of James Allen.
  • William Allen married Rachel Mercer, daughter of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham, on 7 March 1749 at Kennett Monthly Meeting, Chester, Pennslyvania.
    Marriage of Rachel Mercer and William Allen - Kennett Monthly Meeting, Chester, PA - 7 Mar 1749
  • William Allen witnessed the probate of the estate of Ann Wickersham on 19 June 1764 at Chester, Pennsylvania; Probate petition papers and order papers.

Susanna (?)

F, b. 1600, d. 1660
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSusanna (?) was also known as Joanna (?).
Married Name1625As of 1625,her married name was Mercer.
  • Susanna (?) was born in 1600 at Ford, Kent, England.
  • She married Edward Mercer in 1625 at Aynho on the Hill, Northampton, England.
  • Susanna (?) died in 1660 at Aynho on the Hill, Northamptonshire, England.

Children of Susanna (?) and Edward Mercer