Louis Petrik1

M, b. 27 July 1898, d. 20 June 1988
     Louis Petrik obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Wagner, Charles Mix, South Dakota. On 17 April 1977 at 45th wedding anniversary.
Louis and Ruby Mader Petrik 45th wedding anniversary article 14 May 1977 The Daily Republic (Mitchell, SD)

Child of Louis Petrik and Ruby A. Mader

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Louise L. Plooster1

F, b. circa July 1909
Father*John C. Plooster b. Sep 1880, d. 3 Jun 1952
Mother*Minnie M. E. Mohr b. c 1884
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 June 1928As of 21 June 1928,her married name was Kooiman.1
Census DateLocation
22 April 1910Grand View, Douglas, South DakotaLouise L. Plooster was listed as a daughter in John C. Plooster's household on the 1910 Census at Grand View, Douglas, South Dakota; also includes servant Manard Plooster, age 19.2
9 February 1920Grandview, Douglas, South DakotaLouise L. Plooster was listed as a daughter in John C. Plooster's household on the 1920 Census at Grandview, Douglas, South Dakota.3
23 April 1930Clark, Douglas, South DakotaLouise L. Plooster was listed as wife in Anthony Kooiman Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Clark, Douglas, South Dakota.4

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED172. Dwelling 24.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED83. Dwelling 91.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 38.

Perrie George Degroote1

M, b. 11 March 1891, d. October 1980
Father*George Degroote b. Nov 1855
Mother*Alice (?) b. Nov 1863
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationPerrie George Degroote was also known as Perry.
Census DateLocation
23 June 1900Rutland, Humboldt, IowaPerrie George Degroote was listed as a son in George Degroote's household on the 1900 Census at Rutland, Humboldt, Iowa.2
     Perrie George Degroote obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Corwith, Hancock, Iowa. On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Wright, Iowa.

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, ED125. Dwelling 258.

Lorraine M. Schmidt1

F, d. 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name2 September 1932As of 2 September 1932,her married name was Satter.1
  • Lorraine M. Schmidt married John G. Satter Sr., son of Gustav Parelius Satter and Sophia Larson, on 2 September 1932 at Clay, South Dakota, County of Residence: Woodbury. Post Office: Sioux, Iowa.1
  • Lorraine M. Schmidt was buried in 1981 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
    John G and Lorraine (Schmidt) Satter tombstone - Brule Creek Cemetery, SD
  • She died in 1981.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Mavis Paulson1

F, b. 30 October 1917
Father*Herman Paulson b. 21 Jul 1891, d. Aug 1969
Mother*Emma C. (?) b. c 1893
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 April 1941As of 16 April 1941,her married name was Satter.1
     Mavis Paulson was confirmed on 26 July 1931.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Russel J. Bechen

M, b. 8 June 1923, d. 14 June 2005
Father*Reuben F. Bechen b. 20 Jul 1895, d. 31 Oct 1982
Mother*Elizabeth E. Mader b. 28 Jul 1900, d. 8 Sep 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRussel J. Bechen was also known as Russell J.
Census DateLocation
2 April 1930Belvidere, Jackson, South DakotaRussel J. Bechen was listed as a son in Reuben F. Bechen's household on the 1930 Census at Belvidere, Jackson, South Dakota.1
9 April 1940Belvidere, Jackson, South DakotaRussel J. Bechen was listed as a son in Reuben F. Bechen's household on the 1940 Census at Belvidere, Jackson, South Dakota.2
     Russel J. Bechen obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Boise, Ada, Idaho. Service Info.: M2 US NAVY WORLD WAR II, KOREA.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED36-2. Dwelling 4.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Belvidere, Jackson, South Dakota; Roll: T627_3858; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 36-2.

Nicholas Bechen

M, b. August 1864, d. 23 November 1930
Father*(?) Bechen
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationNicholas Bechen was also known as Nick.
  • Nicholas Bechen was born in August 1864 at Iowa.
  • He was the son of (?) Bechen.
  • Nicholas Bechen married Nellie F. O'Rourke circa 1889.
  • Nicholas Bechen witnessed the death of Bernard Nicholas Bechen on 14 August 1926 at at brother Reuben's house, Belvidere, South Dakota; Nick Bechen, 14, killed by lightening.
  • Nicholas Bechen died on 23 November 1930 at Geddes, Charles Mix, South Dakota, at age 66.
Census DateLocation
1880Richland, Jackson, IowaNicholas Bechen was listed as a laborer with the John Arensdorf family on the 1880 Census at Richland, Jackson, Iowa.1
16 June 1900Bernard Town, Prairie Creek, Dubuque, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Bernard Town, Prairie Creek, Dubuque, Iowa.2
29 April 1910Darlington, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Darlington, Charles Mix, South Dakota.3
1920Darlington, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Darlington, Charles Mix, South Dakota.4
9 April 1930Darlington, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Darlington, Charles Mix, South Dakota.5

Children of Nicholas Bechen and Nellie F. O'Rourke

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0345 Page Number 371C.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED125. Dwelling 141.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Darlington, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1478; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 86; Image: 149.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Darlington, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1717; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 36; Image: 593.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Darlington, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: 2220; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 6; Image: 198.0; FHL microfilm: 2341954.

Martin Lauritsen Klostergaard

M, b. 22 September 1892, d. 1 March 1972
Father*Jeppe Jensen Lauridsen b. 6 Jul 1858, d. 18 Oct 1926
Mother*Eva Marie Kirstine Hansen b. 16 Apr 1861, d. 24 Jul 1940
Census DateLocation
1915Union, Guthrie, IowaMartin Lauritsen Klostergaard appeared on the census of 1915 at Union, Guthrie, Iowa.
8 April 1930Garfield, Clay, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Garfield, Clay, South Dakota.1
     Martin Lauritsen Klostergaard obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota. He immigrated in 1912. On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Lincoln, South Dakota.

Children of Martin Lauritsen Klostergaard and Hazel (?)

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED14-3. Dwelling 68.

Hazel (?)

F, b. 3 July 1900, d. 30 September 1985
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1920As of circa 1920,her married name was Klostergaard.
Census DateLocation
8 April 1930Garfield, Clay, South DakotaHazel (?) was listed as wife in Martin Lauritsen Klostergaard's household on the 1930 Census at Garfield, Clay, South Dakota.1
     Hazel (?) obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota.

Children of Hazel (?) and Martin Lauritsen Klostergaard

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED14-3. Dwelling 68.

Clinton E. Klostergaard

M, b. 18 March 1926, d. 12 August 1996
Father*Martin Lauritsen Klostergaard b. 22 Sep 1892, d. 1 Mar 1972
Mother*Hazel (?) b. 3 Jul 1900, d. 30 Sep 1985
Census DateLocation
8 April 1930Garfield, Clay, South DakotaClinton E. Klostergaard was listed as a son in Martin Lauritsen Klostergaard's household on the 1930 Census at Garfield, Clay, South Dakota.1
     Clinton E. Klostergaard obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Centerville, Turner, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED14-3. Dwelling 68.

Ted C. Jacobs1

M
Father*C. G. Jacobs

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Mons A. Lakness

M, b. 20 August 1894, d. October 1982
  • Mons A. Lakness was born on 20 August 1894 at Bergen, Norway.
  • He married Agnes E. Vetos, daughter of Rasmus S. Vetos and Dora Ostensen, on 25 October 1919 at Union, South Dakota.1
  • Mons A. Lakness died in October 1982 at age 88.
Census DateLocation
21 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaMons A. Lakness was listed as a son-in-law in Rasmus S. Vetos's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.2
1 April 1930Brooklyn, Lincoln, South DakotaMons A. Lakness was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Brooklyn, Lincoln, South Dakota.3
     Mons A. Lakness obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota. He immigrated in 1914.

Children of Mons A. Lakness and Agnes E. Vetos

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 69.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42-2. Dwelling 101.

Agnes E. Vetos

F, b. 13 January 1902, d. 5 January 2000
Father*Rasmus S. Vetos b. c 1884, d. 13 Nov 1958
Mother*Dora Ostensen b. c 1879
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 October 1919As of 25 October 1919,her married name was Lakness.
  • Agnes E. Vetos was born on 13 January 1902 at Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Rasmus S. Vetos and Dora Ostensen.
  • Agnes E. Vetos married Mons A. Lakness on 25 October 1919 at Union, South Dakota.1
  • Agnes E. Vetos died on 5 January 2000 at age 97.
Census DateLocation
6 May 1910Prairie, Union, South DakotaAgnes E. Vetos was listed as a daughter in Rasmus S. Vetos's household on the 1910 Census at Prairie, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ivar Vetos.2
21 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaAgnes E. Vetos was listed as a daughter in Rasmus S. Vetos's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
1 April 1930Brooklyn, Lincoln, South DakotaAgnes E. Vetos was listed as wife in Mons A. Lakness's household on the 1930 Census at Brooklyn, Lincoln, South Dakota.4
     Agnes E. Vetos obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota.

Children of Agnes E. Vetos and Mons A. Lakness

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED422. Dwelling 61.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 69.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42-2. Dwelling 101.

Lovalice E. Anderson1

F, d. before 2017
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 January 1948As of 1 January 1948,her married name was Stene.1

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Amy Tubbs1

F, b. circa 1916, d. before February 1946
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 May 1937As of 11 May 1937,her married name was Stene.1
  • Amy Tubbs was born circa 1916.
  • She married Edward J. Stene, son of Jorgen Jonsen Stene and Maren Solberg, on 11 May 1937 at first marriage for both, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Woodbury. Post Office: Sioux City, Iowa.1
  • Amy Tubbs died before February 1946.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Thelma Welcher1

F, b. circa 1913
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 February 1946As of 23 February 1946,her married name was Stene.1
  • Thelma Welcher was born circa 1913.
  • She married Edward J. Stene, son of Jorgen Jonsen Stene and Maren Solberg, on 23 February 1946 at he is a widower; she is divorced, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Woodbury. Post Office: Sioux City, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Ladelle William Briggle1

M, b. circa 1922, d. before 2017
Father*Leander L. Briggle b. 1891, d. 1967
Mother*Hazel Eleanor Langinaker b. 1891, d. 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLadelle William Briggle was also known as La Delle.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

John A. Smidt1

M, d. 1951

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Inez Anderson

F, b. 20 November 1915, d. 26 April 2003
Father*Edward Anderson b. Mar 1864, d. 2 Jun 1951
Mother*Alfhild Hjelmdahl b. 25 Nov 1888, d. Sep 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 April 1934As of 14 April 1934,her married name was Holthe.
Census DateLocation
1920Spink, Union, South DakotaInez Anderson was listed as a daughter in Edward Anderson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
12 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaInez Anderson was listed as a daughter in Edward Anderson's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
     Inez Anderson obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll T625_1724; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 252; Image: 540.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll 2232; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 224.0.

Lloyd Leonard Offerdahl1

M, b. 23 August 1905, d. 2 June 1981
Father*Eric Offerdahl b. c 1878
Mother*Hannah Sophie Braastad b. c 1885
  • Lloyd Leonard Offerdahl was born on 23 August 1905 at South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Eric Offerdahl and Hannah Sophie Braastad.
  • Lloyd Leonard Offerdahl married Olina Holthe, daughter of Odin Holthe and Johanna Solberg, on 14 January 1928 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Beresford.1
  • Lloyd Leonard Offerdahl died on 2 June 1981 at South Dakota at age 75.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Erick Wevik

M, b. 14 May 1868, d. 30 September 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationErick Wevik was also known as Wevick.
  • Erick Wevik was born on 14 May 1868 at Norway also reported as May 1869.
  • He married Hannah Leer, daughter of Nils J. Leer and Ane Fraa, on 8 October 1898 at Iowa.
  • Erick Wevik died on 30 September 1930 at Union, South Dakota, at age 62.
Census DateLocation
7 June 1900Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaErick Wevik was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1
19 April 1910Garfield, Clay, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Garfield, Clay, South Dakota.2
27 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
17 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4
     Erick Wevik immigrated in 1887. He was naturalized in 1891.

Children of Erick Wevik and Hannah Leer

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED173. Dwelling 95.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED114. Dwelling 34.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 107.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 118.
  5. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 783653 (unknown file date).

Hannah Leer

F, b. 24 April 1871, d. 10 November 1927
Father*Nils J. Leer b. 24 Jul 1836, d. 24 Sep 1918
Mother*Ane Fraa b. 11 Sep 1836, d. 2 May 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name8 October 1898As of 8 October 1898,her married name was Wevick.
Married Name8 October 1898As of 8 October 1898,her married name was Wevik.
  • Hannah Leer was born on 24 April 1871 at South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Nils J. Leer and Ane Fraa.
  • Hannah Leer married Erick Wevik on 8 October 1898 at Iowa.
  • Hannah Leer died on 10 November 1927 at after operation, Iowa, at age 56.
Census DateLocation
1880Township 93, Clay, Dakota TerritoryHannah Leer was listed as a daughter in Nils J. Leer's household on the 1880 Census at Township 93, Clay, Dakota Territory.1
7 June 1900Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaHannah Leer was listed as wife in Erick Wevik's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.2
19 April 1910Garfield, Clay, South DakotaHannah Leer was listed as wife in Erick Wevik's household on the 1910 Census at Garfield, Clay, South Dakota.3
27 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaHannah Leer was listed as wife in Erick Wevik's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4

Children of Hannah Leer and Erick Wevik

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0112 Page Number 361A.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED173. Dwelling 95.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED114. Dwelling 34.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 107.
  5. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 783653 (unknown file date).

Ella Helmina Wevik1

F, b. 31 January 1901, d. 29 February 1988
Father*Erick Wevik1 b. 14 May 1868, d. 30 Sep 1930
Mother*Hannah Leer1 b. 24 Apr 1871, d. 10 Nov 1927
  • Ella Helmina Wevik was born on 31 January 1901 at Clay, South Dakota.1
  • She was the daughter of Erick Wevik and Hannah Leer.1
  • Ella Helmina Wevik died on 29 February 1988 at age 87.
Census DateLocation
19 April 1910Garfield, Clay, South DakotaElla Helmina Wevik was listed as a daughter in Erick Wevik's household on the 1910 Census at Garfield, Clay, South Dakota.2
27 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaElla Helmina Wevik was listed as a daughter in Erick Wevik's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
17 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaElla Helmina Wevik was listed as a daughter in Erick Wevik's household on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 783653 (unknown file date).
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED114. Dwelling 34.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 107.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 118.

Ruth Agnes Wevik

F, b. 5 July 1904, d. January 1975
Father*Erick Wevik b. 14 May 1868, d. 30 Sep 1930
Mother*Hannah Leer b. 24 Apr 1871, d. 10 Nov 1927
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRuth Agnes Wevik was also known as Wevick.
Married Name17 August 1933As of 17 August 1933,her married name was Anderson.1
  • Ruth Agnes Wevik was born on 5 July 1904 at Clay, South Dakota, listed as Wevick.2
  • She was the daughter of Erick Wevik and Hannah Leer.
  • Ruth Agnes Wevik died in January 1975 at age 70.
Census DateLocation
19 April 1910Garfield, Clay, South DakotaRuth Agnes Wevik was listed as a daughter in Erick Wevik's household on the 1910 Census at Garfield, Clay, South Dakota.3
27 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaRuth Agnes Wevik was listed as a daughter in Erick Wevik's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4
     Ruth Agnes Wevik obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 783652 (unknown file date).
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED114. Dwelling 34.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 107.

Elmer Benhard Wevik

M, b. 2 July 1909, d. 21 April 2001
Father*Erick Wevik b. 14 May 1868, d. 30 Sep 1930
Mother*Hannah Leer b. 24 Apr 1871, d. 10 Nov 1927
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElmer Benhard Wevik was also known as Pat.
  • Elmer Benhard Wevik was born on 2 July 1909 at South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Erick Wevik and Hannah Leer.
  • Elmer Benhard Wevik married Mildred Elvida Rasmussen, daughter of August Rasmussen and Martha Engle, on 15 June 1938 at Lincoln, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Beresford.1
  • Elmer Benhard Wevik died on 21 April 2001 at age 91.
  • He was buried after 21 April 2001 at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
    Mildred E and Elmer "Pat" Wevik tombstone
Census DateLocation
19 April 1910Garfield, Clay, South DakotaElmer Benhard Wevik was listed as a son in Erick Wevik's household on the 1910 Census at Garfield, Clay, South Dakota.2
27 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaElmer Benhard Wevik was listed as a son in Erick Wevik's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
17 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaElmer Benhard Wevik was listed as a son in Erick Wevik's household on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4
     Elmer Benhard Wevik obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED114. Dwelling 34.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 107.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 118.

Mildred Elvida Rasmussen1

F, b. 25 September 1912, d. 21 February 2012
Father*August Rasmussen
Mother*Martha Engle
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 June 1938As of 15 June 1938,her married name was Wevik.1
  • Mildred Elvida Rasmussen was buried at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
    Mildred E and Elmer "Pat" Wevik tombstone
  • She was born on 25 September 1912 at South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of August Rasmussen and Martha Engle.
  • Mildred Elvida Rasmussen married Elmer Benhard Wevik, son of Erick Wevik and Hannah Leer, on 15 June 1938 at Lincoln, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Beresford.1
  • Mildred Elvida Rasmussen died on 21 February 2012 at age 99 Mildred E. Wevik was born September 25, 1912 in Lincoln County, SD to parents August and Martha (Engle) Rasmussen. She was raised by Earl and Ida Dann. She died February 21, 2012 at Bethesda Nursing Home at the age of 99 years, 4 months and 26 days.

    Mildred attended Mt. Hope School, Pioneer High School for two years and then graduated from Beresford High School in 1931. She was a clerk at Bruehler & Bruehler Drug Store in Beresford. Mildred married Elmer Wevik on June 15, 1938 at the Earl Dann farm in rural Lincoln County, SD. She was a member of Roseni Lutheran Church where she was active in WELCA and sang in the church choir. She was also a member of the JUG (Just Us Girls), Opti-Mrs. Extension Club, Pioneer Ladies Aid and the VFW Auxiliary.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son-in-law Clarence (Cy) Smolik, brothers Merle, Arley, Wayne, William, Donald and Odeen, and her sisters Marie and Helen Rasmussen and Delona Johnson.

    Among those who survive and gratefully shared her life are her twin daughters, Jeanette Smolik of Beresford and Janice (Roger) Smith of Marshalltown, IA; son Merle Wevik (Margaret Ticktin) of Salt Lake City, UT; grandchildren Saretta (Alejandro) Cavazos, San Antonio, TX, Matthew (Amy) Smolik, Tea, SD, Michelle O'Connor, Cedar Rapids, IA, and Timothy O'Connor, Ames, IA; great-grandchildren Chelsea and Tyler O'Connor, Marshalltown, IA, Cyanna and Cameryn Cavazos, San Antonio, TX, and Brandt and Emerson Smolik, Tea, SD; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

    Funeral services will be held 10:00 AM, Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Roseni Lutheran Church, rural Beresford, SD with burial to follow at the church cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4PM to 7PM with family present from 5PM to 7PM and a prayer service at 7PM at Wass Funeral Home in Beresford.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Borghild B. Ellefson1

F, b. 13 May 1915, d. June 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 June 1941As of 3 June 1941,her married name was Rusten.1
  • Borghild B. Ellefson was born on 13 May 1915.
  • She married Arne Rusten, son of Erland Jacob Rusten and Anna Emelia Nelson, on 3 June 1941 at Minnehaha, South Dakota, County of Residence: Lincoln. Post Office: Beresford.1
  • Borghild B. Ellefson died in June 1984 at age 69.
     Borghild B. Ellefson obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Alice Mildred Knutson1

F, b. 17 May 1906, d. 8 November 2002
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 June 1941As of 12 June 1941,her married name was Rusten.1
  • Alice Mildred Knutson was born on 17 May 1906.
  • She married Elvin Rusten, son of Erland Jacob Rusten and Anna Emelia Nelson, on 12 June 1941 at Lincoln, South Dakota, County of Residence: Lincoln. Post Office: Beresford.1
  • Alice Mildred Knutson died on 8 November 2002 at age 96.
     Alice Mildred Knutson obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Berniece Swanhild Larson1

F, b. 26 February 1913, d. 21 July 2014
Father*Ludwig Larson
Mother*Oliva Stone
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 February 1937As of 26 February 1937,her married name was Rusten.1
  • Berniece Swanhild Larson was born on 26 February 1913 at South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Ludwig Larson and Oliva Stone.
  • Berniece Swanhild Larson married Melvin Rusten, son of Erland Jacob Rusten and Anna Emelia Nelson, on 26 February 1937 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Lincoln. Post Office: Beresford.1
  • Berniece Swanhild Larson died on 21 July 2014 at age 101 Berniece Swanhild Larson Rusten was born February 26th, 1913 to Ludwig and Oliva (Stone) Larson in Union County, SD. She attended Brule Rural School. She met her husband Melvin Rusten at Augustana Academy and they were married February 26th, 1937. She was a lifelong member of Roseni Lutheran Church, and was active in Ladies Aide and Sunday School.
    Berniece worked at Bethesda Nursing Home for 35 years. After retirement she volunteered there until she reached her mid 90's, filling the role of nurses aid, assisted with activities and crafts, as well as chapel. Berniece was known for her hospitality and kind heart. Berniece entered into the presence of her Savior Monday, July 21st, 2014 at the age of 101 years, 4 months and 25 days.

    She is survived by her daughters, Twila Sveeggen and Beverly Peterson, grandchildren Allen Sveeggen, Carol (Paul) Reynen, Anita (Glenn) Nelson, Denise Gerstman, Sharon (Dan) Rykhus, Lois (Todd) Tunell, Duane (Kelley) Rusten, Mark (Angela) Rusten, Heather Young, Lisa (Gary) Stocker, Karen Peterson, 25 great grandchildren, and 6 great great grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by her husband Melvin, her son Merland, son in law Arnold Sveeggen, siblings Stella Megard, Evelyn Sommervold, and Oswin Larson, granddaughter Cher-yl Desautels and great granddaughter Kara Nelson.

    Family visitation will be held Wednesday night at Wass Funeral Home from 6-8 pm, with a Prayer Service beginning at 7 pm. Funeral services will be 10:30AM, Thursday, July 24 at Roseni Lutheran Church, rural Beresford, SD, with burial to follow at the church cemetery.

Child of Berniece Swanhild Larson and Melvin Rusten

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Carl Johan Nesseth

M

Children of Carl Johan Nesseth and Thora Bergita Bortnem

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota (unknown file date).
  2. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, File Date: April 25, 1942 (unknown file date).
  3. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 598881 (unknown file date).