Alvin Joel Anderson

M, b. 5 November 1903, d. 24 March 1974
     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.
     He obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. Alvin Joel Anderson was also known as Albin. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4

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 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 Roseni Parish, Union, South Dakota. He married Betsy Larson, daughter of Ole Larson and Gurine Larsdatter Vevig, on 6 September 1905.1 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.
     Sigvold Olsen Lykken was also known as Sigvald. He was listed as a son in Ole Jonsen Lykken's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3 Sigvold Olsen Lykken was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.5
Father*Ole Jonsen Lykken b. 28 Apr 1843, d. 17 Oct 1929
Mother*Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik b. 24 Jun 1847, d. 1 May 1917

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

M, b. 30 November 1884, d. 12 December 1937
     Isaac Olsen Lykken 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 was christened on 26 December 1884 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota. He married Carrie J. Stene, daughter of Jorgen Jonsen Stene and Anna Mikalsdatter Hoiem, on 27 June 1906 at Roseni Luthern Church, Union, South Dakota. Isaac Olsen Lykken 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.
     Isaac Olsen Lykken was also known as Isack. He was listed as a son in Ole Jonsen Lykken's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1 Isaac Olsen Lykken was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.2 He vacationed 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.3 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.5
Father*Ole Jonsen Lykken b. 28 Apr 1843, d. 17 Oct 1929
Mother*Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik b. 24 Jun 1847, d. 1 May 1917

Children of Isaac Olsen Lykken 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. [S274] Unknown name of person, unknown ship name Passenger Lists.
  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.

Minnie C. Andersen

F, b. 6 November 1900, d. 15 January 1976
     Minnie C. Andersen was born on 6 November 1900 at Iowa. She was the daughter of Anton C. Andersen and Clara J. Stone. Minnie C. Andersen married John L. Lykken, son of Lars Olsen Lykken and Ovidia Nordgaard, on 21 June 1919 at Union, South Dakota.1 Minnie C. Andersen died on 15 January 1976 at age 75.2
     Minnie C. Andersen was also known as Anderson. Minnie C. Andersen was also known as Arndtson. She obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; Last residence Elmwood Park, Cook, Illinois. Minnie C. Andersen was also known as Karlette. She was listed as a daughter in Anton C. Andersen's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3 As of 21 June 1919,her married name was Lykken. Minnie C. Andersen was listed as wife in John L. Lykken's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4 Minnie C. Andersen was listed as wife in John L. Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Chicago, Cook, Illinois.5
Father*Anton C. Andersen b. Jun 1868
Mother*Clara J. Stone b. Apr 1882

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
     Ruth Bella Lykken was born on 6 January 1922 at 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 S. 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 listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 As of 21 September 1943,her married name was Tiltrum.
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966

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
     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 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
     She obtained US Social Security Card at Ohio; last residence Lodi, San Joaquin, California. She was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4 Alice Galena Lykken was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.5 Alice Galena Lykken was listed as a boarder with the Mabel O'Connor family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.6 As of 29 November 1930,her married name was Evjen.
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966

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
     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 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
     She obtained US Social Security Card at California; last residence Oakland, Alameda, California. She was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4 As of 27 April 1929,her married name was Heisler. Ella 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 migrated in 1963 at South Dakota to, California.
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966

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
     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 christened on 13 March 1910 at Roseni Church, Union, South Dakota. She married Claude Brown circa 1960. Bertha Olina Lykken died on 2 May 2000 at age 90.1
     She obtained US Social Security Card at Ohio; last residence Carmichael, Sacramento, California. She was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 Bertha Olina Lykken was listed as a daughter in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3 As of circa 1960,her married name was Brown.
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966

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
     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

     Oneal Oscar Lykken was also known as O'Neal. He obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; Last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota. Oneal Oscar Lykken was also known as Oscar Oneal. He was listed as a son in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.2 On 25 June 1967 at Larson family reunion picnic, Mitchell, South Dakota.
Father*Sigvold Olsen Lykken b. 23 Jul 1882, d. 25 Aug 1940
Mother*Betsy Larson b. 1 May 1880, d. 20 Feb 1966

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
     Anna Caroline Anderson was born on 14 February 1899 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. She was the daughter of Charles Anderson and Mary (?). Anna Caroline Anderson married Bernt S. Ellefson, son of John B. Ellefson and Mary Hinseth, circa 1918. Anna Caroline Anderson married John L. Lykken, son of Lars Olsen Lykken and Ovidia Nordgaard, on 10 March 1977 at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota. Anna Caroline Anderson died on 11 July 1987 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota, at age 88.
     She was listed as a daughter in Charles Anderson's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1 As of circa 1918,her married name was Ellefson. Anna Caroline Anderson was listed as wife in Bernt S. Ellefson's household on the 1920 Census at Marindahl, Yankton, South Dakota.2 Anna Caroline Anderson was listed as wife in Bernt S. Ellefson's household on the 1930 Census at Marindahl, Yankton, South Dakota.3 As of 10 March 1977,her married name was Lykken.
Father*Charles Anderson b. Oct 1855
Mother*Mary (?) b. Feb 1856

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
     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, son of Ole Jonsen Lykken and Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik, on 27 June 1906 at Roseni Luthern Church, Union, South Dakota. 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.
     Carrie J. Stene was also known as Karen. She obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota. She was listed as a daughter in Jorgen Jonsen Stene's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2 As of 27 June 1906,her married name was Lykken. Carrie J. Stene was listed as wife in Isaac Olsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3 Carrie J. Stene vacationed 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.4 She was listed as wife in Isaac Olsen Lykken's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.5 Carrie J. Stene was listed as wife in Isaac Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.6
Father*Jorgen Jonsen Stene b. Sep 1859, d. 30 Jul 1913
Mother*Anna Mikalsdatter Hoiem b. 1862, d. 20 Feb 1896

Children of Carrie J. Stene and Isaac Olsen Lykken

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. [S274] Unknown name of person, unknown ship name Passenger Lists.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 56.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 76.

Hilda J. Sommervold

F, b. 13 May 1896, d. 28 August 1991
     Hilda J. Sommervold was born on 13 May 1896 at Union, South Dakota. She was the daughter of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp. Hilda J. Sommervold married Elmer Jacob Klemme, son of Henry Fritz Klemme and Magdalena Catharina Dorothea Maria Sophia Frahm, on 7 November 1917 at Roseni Lutheran Church, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, also reported as 26 Nov 1918. County of Residence: Union.1 Hilda J. Sommervold died on 28 August 1991 at age 95.2
     Hilda J. Sommervold was also known as Halda. She obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa. She was listed as a daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3 Hilda J. Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.4 As of 7 November 1917,her married name was Klemme. Hilda 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 Hilda J. Sommervold was listed as wife in Elmer Jacob Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.6 In November 1936 at Plymouth, Iowa, Thanksgiving guests at the H F Klemme home. Hilda J. Sommervold was listed as wife in Elmer Jacob Klemme's household on the 1940 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.7 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.
Father*Severt S. Sommervold b. 31 Mar 1856, d. 1 Jan 1941
Mother*Mary A. Asp b. 2 Dec 1868, d. 30 Dec 1948

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
     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 1905.1 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)

     Betsy Larson was also known as Betsey. Betsy Larson was also known as Larsen. She was listed as a daughter in Ole Larson's household on the 1900 Census at Darlington, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2 As of 6 September 1905,her married name was Lykken.1 Betsy Larson had 3 with 3 living in 1910 children. She was listed as wife in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3 Betsy Larson was listed as wife in Sigvold Olsen Lykken's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4 On 1 November 1961 at Alfred J and Bella Larson Lien 50th wedding anniversary celebration.
Father*Ole Larson b. 4 Apr 1852, d. 3 Jan 1919
Mother*Gurine Larsdatter Vevig b. 20 Sep 1851, d. 17 Mar 1933

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
     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.
     He obtained US Social Security Card; As reported in the CA Death Index. He was listed as a son in Fred S. Heisler's household on the 1920 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.3 Peryl L. Heisler was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Union, South Dakota.4
Father*Fred S. Heisler b. 17 Oct 1881, d. 5 Oct 1961
Mother*Hannah C. Sand b. c 1882, d. 1957

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
     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…."
     He was listed as a son in August Dieman's household on the 1880 Census at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin.1 Charles William Dieman lived in 1892 at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin, Occupation listed as circulator for Evening Wisconsin living at 95 Prospect Court. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at 3rd Ward, Boyne, Charlevoix, Michigan; living at 108 Pearl Street.2 On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration Cards, Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin.
Father*August Dieman b. May 1847, d. 25 Jul 1907
Mother*Josephine M. Eranape b. 4 Apr 1849, d. 10 Mar 1915

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
     Christina Dorothy Huenger was born on 7 September 1876 at Brown, Wisconsin.1 She was the daughter of Gustav Huinger and Eleanora Schmiedeknicht. Christina Dorothy Huenger married Charles William Dieman, son of August Dieman and Josephine M. Eranape, in 1909. Christina Dorothy Huenger died circa 1912.
     Christina Dorothy Huenger was also known as Huinger. Christina Dorothy Huenger was also known as Dorothy. Christina Dorothy Huenger was also known as Dorothea. Christina Dorothy Huenger was also known as Dora. She was listed as a daughter in Gustav Huinger's household on the 1880 Census at Green Bay District 8, Brown, Wisconsin.2 Christina 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. Christina Dorothy Huenger was listed as a daughter in Eleanora Schmiedeknicht's household on the 1900 Census at Green Bay Ward 5, Brown, Wisconsin.3 Christina Dorothy Huenger appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Eleanora Schmiedeknicht at Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin. As of 1909,her married name was Dieman. Christina 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
Father*Gustav Huinger b. c 1827, d. 4 Jul 1898
Mother*Eleanora Schmiedeknicht b. Apr 1835, d. a 1920

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
     Eleanora Schmiedeknicht was born in April 1835 at Rudelstadt, Germany. She married Gustav Huinger circa 1857. Eleanora Schmiedeknicht died after 1920.
     Eleanora Schmiedeknicht was also known as Eleanor. She immigrated in 1852. As of circa 1857,her married name was Huinger. As of circa 1857,her married name was Huenger. She was listed in Gustav Huinger's household on the 1860 Census at Green Bay North Ward, Brown, Wisconsin.1 Eleanora Schmiedeknicht was listed in Gustav Huinger's household on the 1870 Census at Green Bay Ward 2, Brown, Wisconsin.2 Eleanora Schmiedeknicht was listed as wife in Gustav Huinger's household on the 1880 Census at Green Bay District 8, Brown, Wisconsin.3 Eleanora 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. Eleanora Schmiedeknicht had 8 with 5 living in 1900 children. She was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Green Bay Ward 5, Brown, Wisconsin.4 She appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin. She had 8 with 4 living in 1910 children. She 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 She 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

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
     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.
     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. At Chester, Pennsylvania, Thomas Wickersham biography.
History of Chester County, Pennsylvania - Thomas Wickersham biography
He was The Wickerskams were Quakers. They brought with them certificates of membership from Horsham, England, and were probably the founders of Old Kennett Meeting. Thomas Wickersham was also known as Wichersham. 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
He left a will on 16 June 1730 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.
Father*John E. Wickersham b. 1632

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
     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.
     Her married name was Wichersham. 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. As of 19 September 1685,her married name was Wickersham. 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.
Father*John Grover b. 1652, d. 6 Apr 1689
Mother*Ann Killingbeck b. 27 Dec 1638, d. 11 Apr 1672

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 February 1720
     Mary Mercer was born on 7 February 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.
     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.
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. a 1759

Ann Mercer

F, b. 8 December 1722
     Ann Mercer was born on 8 December 1722 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.
     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.
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. a 1759

Richard Mercer

M, b. 5 October 1723
     Richard Mercer was born on 5 October 1723 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.
Quaker records - Chester, PA - birth announcements of Joseph and Ann Mercer children
He was the son of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham.
     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.
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. a 1759

Hannah Mercer

F, b. 13 August 1725
     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.
     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.
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. a 1759

Rachel Mercer

F, b. 20 September 1728
     Rachel Mercer was born on 20 September 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.
     Her married name was Allen. 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.
Father*Joseph Mercer Sr b. 1697, d. 5 May 1732
Mother*Ann Wickersham b. 27 Apr 1696, d. a 1759

Susanna (?)

F, b. 1600, d. 1660
     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.
     Susanna (?) was also known as Joanna (?). As of 1625,her married name was Mercer.

Children of Susanna (?) and Edward Mercer

Josiah Taylor

M, d. 19 March 1765
     Josiah Taylor was the son of Robert Taylor. Josiah Taylor married Elizabeth Pennell. Josiah Taylor died on 19 March 1765 Prove date in Will.
     He left a will on 16 January 1765 at Chester, Pennsylvania, Josiah Taylor of Kennett. 1/16/1765. March 19, 1765. Provides for wife Jane. To daughter Sarah Hall furniture. To daughter Mary furniture. To son Caleb plantation where I now dwell at 21, paying following legacies. To son Abraham £20. To son John £20. To daughters Mary and Jane £7.10 each. Executors: Francis Swayne and son John. Letters to Swayne, the other renouncing. Witnesses: Daniel Mercer, Joseph Taylor, Stephen White.1
Father*Robert Taylor

Child of Josiah Taylor and Elizabeth Pennell

Citations

  1. [S229] Pennsylvania Wills Chester County Wills, by Pennsylvania.

Robert Taylor

M

Child of Robert Taylor

John Mercer

M, b. 1768, d. 1865
     John Mercer married Ann Babb. John Mercer was born in 1768. He was the son of Robert Mercer and Elizabeth Brown. John Mercer died in 1865.
Father*Robert Mercer b. 19 Jul 1741, d. 13 May 1820
Mother*Elizabeth Brown b. 1747, d. 18 May 1833

Child of John Mercer and Ann Babb

John Calvert

M, b. 1742, d. 9 June 1817
John Calvert signature circa 1763
     John Calvert was born in 1742 at Chester, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Thomas Calvert and Sarah Williamson. John Calvert married Jane Swayne, daughter of Edward Swayne and Sarah Fincher, in 1764. John Calvert died on 9 June 1817 at White, Illinois.
     John Calvert was also known as Joseph. On 20 December 1763 According to Orphan's Court records, John Calvert married Jane Swayne Mercer and became guardian of the two living Mercer children, Amos and Hannah.
20 Dec 1763 Chester County, PA Orphans Court for Amos and Hannah Mercer - John Calvert as guardian
16 Mar 1768 Chester County, PA Orphans Court for Amos Mercer - John Calvert appointed guardian
Father*Thomas Calvert
Mother*Sarah Williamson