George Leonard Abraham

M, b. 28 April 1908, d. 16 April 1983
Father*Andrew Abraham b. 20 Dec 1863, d. 23 Jan 1955
Mother*Lizzie Carrie Satter b. 30 May 1870, d. 3 Mar 1934
George Leonard Abraham 1923
George Abraham circa 1918
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 April 1908George Leonard Abraham was born on 28 April 1908 at Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter.
Baptism14 May 1908George Leonard Abraham was baptized on 14 May 1908 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
Marriage26 November 1936He married Vera Margaret Paskert, daughter of Anton J. Paskert and Anna M. Neisius, on 26 November 1936 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, Vera Paskert and George Abraham engagement and marriage announcements.
Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel November 17, 1936 - Vera Paskert and George Abraham engagement announcement
Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel December 1, 1936 - Vera Paskert and George Abraham wedding announcement
Death16 April 1983George Leonard Abraham died on 16 April 1983 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, at age 74.
Burial19 April 1983He was buried on 19 April 1983 at Calvary Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, In memory of George L. Abraham. Born: April 18, 1908, Spink, South Dakota. Entered into Rest: Saturday, April 16, 1983, Sioux City, Iowa. Rosary Service: Monday - 7pm Colonial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial: Tuesday - 10am April 19, 1983 St. Boniface Catholic Church. Officiating: Father James Keefner, O. F. M. Casket Bearers: Glen Baker, Eugene O'Hara, Olaf Abrahamson, Harold O'Connor, Bernard Ginsbach, Clarence Abraham. Interment: Calvary Cemetery.
Census DateLocationDescription
28 May 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaGeorge Leonard Abraham was listed as a son in Andrew Abraham's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; Andrew immigrated in 1881.1
20 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaGeorge Leonard Abraham was listed as a son in Andrew Abraham's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
12 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaGeorge Leonard Abraham was listed as a son in Andrew Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
20 April 1940Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaGeorge Leonard Abraham was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.4
  • George Leonard Abraham obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • He and Gladys Myrtle Abraham were confirmed on 14 October 1923 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Elk Point, South Dakota.
    Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Elk Point, SD - Confirmation class 14 Oct 1923
    Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Elk Point, SD - Confirmation class 14 Oct 1923 - class photo
  • George Leonard Abraham lived in 1961 at 1918 W. 5th Street, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • He lived in 1964 at Sioux City, Iowa.
  • He lived in 1967 at Sioux City, Iowa.
  • He lived in 1972 at Sioux City, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7B. ED #430. #125, 132.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 4B. ED 252.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 78.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa; Roll: T627_1215; Page: 22A; Enumeration District: 97-68.

Marie Abrahamson

F, b. 25 November 1907, d. 2 December 2002
Father*Peder Abrahamson b. 12 Dec 1861, d. 23 Jun 1930
Mother*Julia Christine Christensen b. 19 May 1872, d. 3 Jun 1949
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarie Abrahamson was also known as Abraham.
Married Namebefore 1939As of before 1939,her married name was Ormberg.
Married Name20 January 1939As of 20 January 1939,her married name was Ronnei.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 November 1907Marie Abrahamson was born on 25 November 1907 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, also reported as 25 Nov 1908.
She was the daughter of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen.
Baptism13 January 1909Marie Abrahamson was baptized on 13 January 1909 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
Marriage20 January 1939She married Ole Christopherson Ronnei, son of Christopher Nels Ronnei and Christina Olsdotter Valde, on 20 January 1939 at Seattle, Washington.
Death2 December 2002Marie Abrahamson died on 2 December 2002 at age 95.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaMarie Abrahamson was listed as a daughter in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
16 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaMarie Abrahamson was listed as a daughter in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
4 May 1930Beresford, Union, South DakotaMarie Abrahamson was listed as a lodger with the Frank Butlala family on the 1930 Census at Beresford, Union, South Dakota.3
  • Marie Abrahamson obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Carnation, King, Washington.
  • She was confirmed on 11 June 1922 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
  • She was a office girl at Densty (dentistry?) in 1930.
  • On 15 September 1935 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Abraham Family Reunion at home of Mrs Julia Abraham.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg. 3A. ED 430. #41, 35.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. Stamp 269. ED 252.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED3. Dwelling 317.

Leonard Abrahamson

M, b. 9 April 1909, d. 23 March 2000
Father*Peder Abrahamson b. 12 Dec 1861, d. 23 Jun 1930
Mother*Julia Christine Christensen b. 19 May 1872, d. 3 Jun 1949
Leonard Abraham 1923
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeonard Abrahamson was also known as Abraham.
Name VariationLeonard Abrahamson was also known as Len.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 April 1909Leonard Abrahamson was born on 9 April 1909 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen.
Baptism9 June 1909Leonard Abrahamson was baptized on 9 June 1909 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
Marriage14 August 1943He married Judith Alice Ekren, daughter of Albert P. Ekren and Josephine O. Ness, on 14 August 1943 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Seattle, Wasington.
Death23 March 2000Leonard Abrahamson died on 23 March 2000 at King, Washington, at age 90 A memorial service for Leonard Abrahamson, age 90 of Snoqualmie, will be held 4 PM Thursday, March 30, 2000 at Mt Si Lutheran Church in North Bend. A reception will follow. He passed away on March 23, 2000 at Overlake Hospital in Bellevue. Mr. Abrahamson was born on April 9, 1909 in Union County, South Dakota, the son of Peter and Julia Abrahamson. He was raised in Union County and served in the US Army during World War II . He married Judith "Dodie" Ekren on August 14, 1943 in Seattle. They owned and operated Spink Lunch in Spink, South Dakota for several years before moving to Snoqualmie in 1957. He worked at Weyerhaeuser in the plywood plant and sawmill until 1973, when he retired. He was a member of Mt Si Lutheran Church, the American Legion, and the Lumber and Sawmill Workers Local 1845. He was an avid gardner and steelhead fisherman. Survivors include two daughters Carol Abrahamson, of Snoqualmie, Julie Ann Collin, of Bouse, Arizona; a son Douglas Abrahamson, of North Bend; a brother Clarence Abrahamson, of Beresford, SD; two sisters Violet Sand, of Beresford, Marie Ronnei, of Carnation; and 2 grandchildren James and Anna Abrahamson. Arrangements are by Flintofts Issaquah Funeral Home.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaLeonard Abrahamson was listed as a son in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
16 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaLeonard Abrahamson was listed as a son in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
16 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaLeonard Abrahamson was listed as a son in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
1940Spink, Union, South DakotaLeonard Abrahamson was listed as a son in Julia Christine Christensen's household on the 1940 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4
  • Photo of Leonard and Judith (Ekren) Abrahamson.
    Leonard and Judith (Ekren) Abrahamson
  • Leonard Abrahamson obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Seahurst, King, Washington.
  • He and Olaf Robert Abrahamson were confirmed on 14 October 1923 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Elk Point, South Dakota.
    Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Elk Point, SD - Confirmation class 14 Oct 1923
    Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Elk Point, SD - Confirmation class 14 Oct 1923 - class photo
  • On 15 September 1935 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Abraham Family Reunion at home of Mrs Julia Abraham.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg. 3A. ED 430. #41, 35.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. Stamp 269. ED 252.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 136.
  4. [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: 7B; Enumeration District: 64-16.

Arnold Luverne Klemme

M, b. 21 October 1919, d. 5 March 1985
Father*Elmer Jacob Klemme b. 17 Dec 1891, d. 26 Jul 1965
Mother*Hilda J. Sommervold b. 13 May 1896, d. 28 Aug 1991
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 October 1919Arnold Luverne Klemme was born on 21 October 1919 at Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Elmer Jacob Klemme and Hilda J. Sommervold.
Marriage16 October 1943Arnold Luverne Klemme married Margaret Elizabeth Ritchie, daughter of William Glasgow Ritchie and Nellie Mae Blesh, on 16 October 1943 at Sacramento, California.
Death5 March 1985Arnold Luverne Klemme died on 5 March 1985 at age 65 Arnold L. Klemme was born October 21, 1919 in Union County, South Dakota near Akron, Iowa, the son of Elmer and Hilda Sommervold Klemme and entered into death March 5, 1985 at the age of 65 years, 4 months and 14 days. Arnold grew up in Union County and was veteran of World War Two serving in the U.S. Army Signal Corps in the South Pacific. On October 16, 1943 he was married to Margaret Ritchie at Sacramento, California. The couple farmed in the Akron area until their retirement in 1984. Mr. Klemme was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith and was a member of Roseni Lutheran Church. He was a member of the South Dakota Livestock Association and the South Dakota Beef Council and served as president of both organizations. He also served for 20 years on the Union County Selective Service board and in 1977 received the "Farmer of the Year" award. Among the survivors who gratefully shared his life are his wife, Margaret: one son Bruce of Akron; two daughters, Gayle (Mrs. Corey Gacusana) of Akron, Miss LeAnn Klemme of Alexandria, Virginia; his mother Mrs. Hilda Klemme of Alcester; on sister Mrs. Dorothy Pomplun of Denver, Colorado; three grandchildren and one nephew, Jim Pomplun. He was preceded in death by his father. Funeral Service - 2:00 p.m., Saturday, March 9, 1985 - Officiating - Pastor Orville Sunde - Casket Bearers - Ray Schulz, Jerry Sommervold, Morris Sommervold, Peter Van Beek, Robert Abraham, Donald Abraham, Leverne Klemme, Darel Sommervold - Quartette - Marvid Oie, Rockley Erickson, Michael Pedersen, Marvin Sommervold - Selection - "Amazing Grace" - Accompanist - Mrs. Newton Wevik - Soloist - Michael Pedersen - Selection - "Battle Hymn of the Republic" - Organist - Mrs. Merle Lykken - Service of Interment - Roseni Cemetery - Military Honors - Courtesy Akron Post No. 186, American Legion - Funeral Arrangements - Wass Funeral Home.
Burialafter 5 March 1985He was buried after 5 March 1985 at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaArnold Luverne Klemme was listed as a son in Elmer Jacob Klemme's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
1925South Dakota State Census, South DakotaArnold Luverne Klemme 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 DakotaArnold Luverne Klemme was listed as a son in Elmer Jacob Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
1935South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South DakotaArnold Luverne Klemme 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 DakotaArnold Luverne Klemme was listed as a son in Elmer Jacob Klemme's household on the 1940 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
1945South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South DakotaArnold Luverne Klemme appeared on the census of 1945 in the household of Elmer Jacob Klemme at South Dakota State Census, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
  • Arnold Luverne Klemme was a Farmer on the farm that H. F. bought in 1905.
  • He obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa.
  • He witnessed Lu Ida Olive Klemme attending school in September 1932 at Pleasant Hill School, Akron, Iowa; (listed in newspaper).
  • Arnold Luverne Klemme began military service on 19 July 1943 Branch:     ARMY.
  • He ended military service on 6 February 1946.
  • On 30 June 1974 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, 90 family members attended the annual Klemme Reunion.
  • In May 1976 Hilda (Sommervold) Klemme 80th birthday celebration.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5A. ED 252.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 147.
  3. [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.

Violet Esther Abrahamson

F, b. 24 November 1913, d. 28 September 2011
Father*Peder Abrahamson b. 12 Dec 1861, d. 23 Jun 1930
Mother*Julia Christine Christensen b. 19 May 1872, d. 3 Jun 1949
Violet Abrahamson Sand
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationViolet Esther Abrahamson was also known as Ester Violet Abraham.
Name VariationViolet Esther Abrahamson was also known as Esther Violet.
Married Name27 February 1940As of 27 February 1940,her married name was Sand.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 November 1913Violet Esther Abrahamson was born on 24 November 1913 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen.
Baptism1 February 1914Violet Esther Abrahamson was baptized on 1 February 1914 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
Marriage27 February 1940She married Harvey Alexander Sand, son of John Edward Sand and Bertha Catherine Woltman, on 27 February 1940 at Elk Point, Union, South Dakota, Miss Violet Abrahamson and Harvey Sand, both residing west of here in Union county, SD, were united in marriage in Elk Point, SD, Tuesday, February 27, 1940, Rev. W. I. Aamoth preforming the nuptial service. Miss Elvera Abrahamson, sister of the bride, was bridesmaid, and Russel Abrahamson, brother of the bride was best man. In the evening a reception was given them by relatives and intimate friends in the bride's home. The bride is a daughter of Mrs. Julia Abrahamson and the groom is a son of Mr. and Mrs. John Sand. Both are well known families in the vicinity of Spink, in Union County. The newly married couple are worthy and highly esteemed young people. Their many friends wish them lots of happiness and success in their new home on a farm south of Spink, where the groom will work for Andrew Klopstad.
Death28 September 2011Violet Esther Abrahamson died on 28 September 2011 at age 97 Violet Sand was born November 24, 1913 in Union County, South Dakota to parents Peder and Julia (Christensen) Abrahamson. She entered into death September 28, 2011 in Viborg, SD at the age of 97 years, 10 months and four days. Violet was baptized and confirmed at Brule Creek Lutheran Church where she is a current member. In earlier years she sang in the church choir and was also the church custodian for many years. February 27, 1940 Violet married Harvey Sand in Sioux City. The couple lived and farmed near Nora, SD. Violet will be remembered as being an excellent cook and baker. Her parents, husband, nine brothers and seven sisters preceded her in death. Among those surviving include her son, Vernon Sand and his wife, Daisy of Sioux Falls; grandson, Wade Sand and his wife Melissa of Sioux Falls; granddaughter, Stacy Sand of Aurora, CO; two great-grandchildren, Ayden and Adyson Sand; many nieces and nephews and a special friend, Elvera Wilken of Alcester. The family requests memorials to Brule Creek Lutheran Church. Funeral services for Violet will be 10AM Saturday, October 1, 2011 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, rural Spink, SD with visitation held one hour prior to the service at the church.
Census DateLocationDescription
16 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaViolet Esther Abrahamson was listed as a daughter in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
16 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaViolet Esther Abrahamson was listed as a daughter in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
  • Violet Esther Abrahamson was confirmed on 26 May 1929 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
  • On 15 September 1935 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Abraham Family Reunion at home of Mrs Julia Abraham.
  • On 14 September 1975 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Petra (Abraham) Sommervold 80th birthday celebration.
  • In 1976.
    Harvey and Violet (Abrahamson) Sand - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1976

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. Stamp 269. ED 252.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 136.

Clarence Melvin Abrahamson

M, b. 3 July 1910, d. 8 October 2001
Father*Peder Abrahamson b. 12 Dec 1861, d. 23 Jun 1930
Mother*Julia Christine Christensen b. 19 May 1872, d. 3 Jun 1949
Clarence Abrahamson - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1989
Clarence Abrahamson - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1999
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 July 1910Clarence Melvin Abrahamson was born on 3 July 1910 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen.
Baptism24 July 1910Clarence Melvin Abrahamson was baptized on 24 July 1910.
Marriage17 August 1950He married Mary Jane Imbrock, daughter of Herman Imbrock and Freda Gertie Twillman, on 17 August 1950 at Hudson, Lincoln, South Dakota.
Death8 October 2001Clarence Melvin Abrahamson died on 8 October 2001 at age 91.1
Burialafter 8 October 2001He was buried after 8 October 2001 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Brule Creek, Union, South Dakota, PVT US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II.
Clarence M Abrahamson tombstone
Census DateLocationDescription
16 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaClarence Melvin Abrahamson was listed as a son in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
16 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaClarence Melvin Abrahamson was listed as a son in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
1940Spink, Union, South DakotaClarence Melvin Abrahamson was listed as a son in Julia Christine Christensen's household on the 1940 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4
  • Clarence Melvin Abrahamson obtained US Social Security Card at California; Last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
  • He was confirmed on 6 July 1924.
  • On 15 September 1935 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Abraham Family Reunion at home of Mrs Julia Abraham.

Citations

  1. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 108, 2001, Oct 18.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. Stamp 269. ED 252.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 136.
  4. [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: 7B; Enumeration District: 64-16.

Evelyn Silvie Abraham

F, b. 31 August 1910, d. 27 September 1992
Father*Andrew Abraham b. 20 Dec 1863, d. 23 Jan 1955
Mother*Lizzie Carrie Satter b. 30 May 1870, d. 3 Mar 1934
Evelyn Abraham circa 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 June 1936As of 27 June 1936,her married name was Jolin.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 August 1910Evelyn Silvie Abraham was born on 31 August 1910 at Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter.
Baptism25 September 1910Evelyn Silvie Abraham was baptized on 25 September 1910 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
Marriage27 June 1936She married Henry J. Jolin, son of Henry Jolin Jr. and Mary Desjarlis, on 27 June 1936 Evelyn Abraham and Henry Jolin Jr engagement announcement.
Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel June 23, 1936 - Evelyn Abraham and Henry Jolin Jr engagement announcement
Death27 September 1992Evelyn Silvie Abraham died on 27 September 1992 at age 82 Evelyn S. Jolin, 82, 3924 Winona Way, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 1992, at a Sioux City hospital after a short illness. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St Michael's Catholic Church, with the Rev. Jerome P. Cosgrove officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 1-9 p.m. today with the family present 6-9 p.m. and a parish vigil service at 7 p.m., at the Larkin Northside Funeral Home. Visitation will continue during the hour prior to service time at the church.
Mrs. Jolin, the former Evelyn Abraham, was born Aug. 31, 1910, on a farm north of Spink, S.D., daughter of Andrew and Lizzie (Satter) Abraham. She was baptized and confirmed at the Brule Creek Lutheran Church. She graduated from Elk Point High School in 1929 and worked for the Michael King family in Sioux City. She married Henry J. Jolin June 27, 1936, at St. Jean Baptiste Catholic Church. He died Sept. 26, 1962, at Newcastle, Wyo.
She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, the Plazettes bowling league and a former longtime member of the Eagles.
Survivors include two daughters, Janet Jolin of Sioux City and Mrs. William (Joan) Hotovec of Des Moines; a son, Terry, of Lee's Summit. MO; five grandchildren, Peter, Paul, Michael, and Mark Hotovec, and Alison Jolin; a brother, Edwin of Alcester, S.D; two sisters, Eleanor Clausen of Sioux City and Florence Petersen of Scotsdale, Ariz., and 21 nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by six brothers and three sisters, Gust, Albert, Alfred, Obert, George and Richard, Anna and Laura Ronning and Gladys Abraham.
This obituary was published in the Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, Iowa on September 29, 1992.
Burialafter 27 September 1992She was buried after 27 September 1992 at Calvary Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, Plot: Mount Sinai - section 28 - grave 2.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaEvelyn Silvie Abraham was listed as a daughter in Andrew Abraham's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
8 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaEvelyn Silvie Abraham was listed as a servant for the Michael King family on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.2
1940Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaShe was listed as wife in Henry J. Jolin's household on the 1940 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.3
  • Evelyn Silvie Abraham obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • She lived in 1962 at 1205 Pierce Street, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • She lived in 1964 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • She lived in 1967 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • She lived in 1972 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
  • She lived in June 1991 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 4B. ED 252.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED97-48. Dwelling 134.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa; Roll: T627_1216; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 97-72.

Eleanor Rosetta Abraham

F, b. 25 July 1913, d. 16 September 1997
Father*Andrew Abraham b. 20 Dec 1863, d. 23 Jan 1955
Mother*Lizzie Carrie Satter b. 30 May 1870, d. 3 Mar 1934
Eleanor Abraham circa 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Baptism Name17 August 1913Her baptism name was Elnora Rosetta.
Married Name14 August 1939As of 14 August 1939,her married name was Clausen.
Married Name14 August 1939As of 14 August 1939,her married name was Claussen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 July 1913Eleanor Rosetta Abraham was born on 25 July 1913 at Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter.
Baptism17 August 1913Eleanor Rosetta Abraham was baptized on 17 August 1913 at Brule Creek Church, Union, South Dakota.
Marriage14 August 1939She married John Rudolph Clausen, son of John C. Clausen and Emma A. Schultz, on 14 August 1939 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
Death16 September 1997Eleanor Rosetta Abraham died on 16 September 1997 at age 84.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaEleanor Rosetta Abraham was listed as a daughter in Andrew Abraham's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
10 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaEleanor Rosetta Abraham was listed as a servant for the William Jepson family on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.2
1940Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaShe was listed as wife in John Rudolph Clausen's household on the 1940 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.3
  • Eleanor Rosetta Abraham obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • She was confirmed on 17 June 1928 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
  • She was a bridesmaid at the wedding of Henry J. Jolin and Evelyn Silvie Abraham on 27 June 1936; Evelyn Abraham and Henry Jolin Jr engagement announcement.
  • Eleanor Rosetta Abraham and John Rudolph Clausen lived in 1964 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • Eleanor Rosetta Abraham lived in 1967 at Sioux City, Iowa.
  • She and John Rudolph Clausen lived in 1972 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • On 10 March 1977 at Sioux City, Iowa, Marie Olson celebrated her 104th birthday anniversary with family.
  • Eleanor Rosetta Abraham lived in June 1991 at Sioux City, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 4B. ED 252.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED97-49. Dwelling 203.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa; Roll: T627_1215; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 97-68.

Florence Mildred Abraham

F, b. 28 June 1917, d. 28 January 2013
Father*Andrew Abraham b. 20 Dec 1863, d. 23 Jan 1955
Mother*Lizzie Carrie Satter b. 30 May 1870, d. 3 Mar 1934
Florence Abraham circa 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFlorence Mildred Abraham was also known as Flo.
Married Name29 May 1947As of 29 May 1947,her married name was Schatz.
Married Name7 November 1985As of 7 November 1985,her married name was Peterson.
Married Name7 November 1985As of 7 November 1985,her married name was Petersen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 June 1917Florence Mildred Abraham was born on 28 June 1917 at Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter.
Baptism22 July 1917Florence Mildred Abraham was baptized on 22 July 1917 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
Marriage29 May 1947She married Chester Ede Schatz, son of Edward W. Schatz and Maggie M. Warner, on 29 May 1947.
Marriage7 November 1985Florence Mildred Abraham married Wayne E. Petersen on 7 November 1985 at Hennepin, Minnesota.
Death28 January 2013Florence Mildred Abraham died on 28 January 2013 at age 95 Petersen, Florence (Flo), 95, passed away on January 28, 2013 after a full and active life. She was born on June 28, 1917 to Andrew and Lizzie Abraham in Spink, South Dakota and is a last survivor of 13 in her family. Flo attended Yankton college in South Dakota and later became the secretary to the President of Cargil Grain Company in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is preceded by her husband Wayne (Pete) Petersen who worked for Honeywell in Minneapolis, Mn. Flo and Pete were members of Pinnacle Peak Country Club where they loved to play golf and bridge. She is survived by many nieces and nephews. There will be a private family celebration of her life.
Published in The Arizona Republic on Feb. 3, 2013.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaFlorence Mildred Abraham was listed as a daughter in Andrew Abraham's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
12 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaFlorence Mildred Abraham was listed as a daughter in Andrew Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
  • Florence Mildred Abraham and Chester Ede Schatz lived in 1964 at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.
  • Florence Mildred Abraham lived in 1967 at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.
  • She and Chester Ede Schatz lived in 1972 at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.
  • Florence Mildred Abraham lived in 1988 at Scottsdale, Arizona.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 4B. ED 252.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 78.

Severt S. Sommervold

M, b. 31 March 1856, d. 1 January 1941
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSevert S. Sommervold was also known as Sivert.
Name VariationSevert S. Sommervold was also known as Sever Severson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 March 1856Severt S. Sommervold was born on 31 March 1856 at Norway.
Marriage12 April 1889He married Mary A. Asp, daughter of Andrew Asp and Helle (?), on 12 April 1889 at Union, South Dakota, also reported as April 12, 1890.
Death1 January 1941Severt S. Sommervold died on 1 January 1941 at age 84.1
Census DateLocationDescription
11 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaSevert S. Sommervold was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
16 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.4
14 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.5
  • Severt S. Sommervold immigrated in 1877.
  • He was naturalized in 1883.
  • He lived in 1910 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, Sections 12 & 13. Twp 93N, Range 50W.6
  • He, as the father of the bride, hosted the wedding of Hilda J. Sommervold and Elmer Jacob Klemme on 7 November 1917 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota; Elmer Klemme and Hilda Sommervold marriage announcement.7

Children of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp

Citations

  1. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 48. Jan 9, 1941.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. ED 340. Dwelling 93.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 1B. ED 430.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. ED 252. Dwelling 46.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 110.
  6. [S188] South Dakota Index to 1910 Atlas, Union SD, pg 29.
  7. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Mary A. Asp

F, b. 2 December 1868, d. 30 December 1948
Father*Andrew Asp
Mother*Helle (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary A. Asp was also known as Sarah.
Name VariationMary A. Asp was also known as Esp.
Name VariationMary A. Asp was also known as Marit A.
Married Name12 April 1889As of 12 April 1889,her married name was Sommervold.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 December 1868Mary A. Asp was born on 2 December 1868 at Bynasset, Norway.
She was the daughter of Andrew Asp and Helle (?).
Marriage12 April 1889Mary A. Asp married Severt S. Sommervold on 12 April 1889 at Union, South Dakota, also reported as April 12, 1890.
Death30 December 1948Mary A. Asp died on 30 December 1948 at age 80 Mrs. Marit Sommervold, daughter of Andrew and Helle Asp, was born Dec. 2, 1868, at Bynasset, Norway. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran church of Norway. In 1889 she immigrated to America and was employed for some time at Sioux City. April 12, 1890, she was united in marriage to Sivert Sommervold by Pastor G. L. Graven, the pioneer pastor of Roseni Lutheran congregation. They established their home on a farm south of Nora where they lived approximately 10 years. From there they moved to their own farm which has been her home for 48 years. She passed away Dec. 30, 1948. Mrs. Sommervold was a member of Roseni Lutheran congregation and also a member of the Roseni Ladies Aid. Her membership at Roseni dated back to the very early years of that congregation. She was a quiet and unassuming woman. She worked hard, experienced many hardships and faithfully cared for a family of 10 children. Her children will always cherish memories of her as a loving, kind and patient mother. Even though trials and hardships were many, she always made it possible for her children to attend Sunday school, parochial school, and to receive the regular instruction in preparation for confirmation, thus giving her children the opportunity to he taught the Way of Life and to discern between right and wrong. Mrs. Sommervold was always well and active until April, 1948, when she began to fail in health. Her physical condition grew worse and suffering increased. Her suffering came to an end early in the morning of Dec. 30, reaching the ripe age of 80 years and 28 days. At the time of her death her 10 children were at her bedside. She was preceded in death by her husband Jan. 1, 1941. She is survived by ten children: Sivert, Alcester; Alfred, Akron; John, Alcester; Hilda, Mrs. Elmer Klemme, Akron; Sigvald, Akron; Johanna, Mrs. Adolph Eggen, Alcester; Sarah, Mrs. Roy Abraham, Akron; Ludvig, Elk Point; Esther, Denver, Colo; and Martin, Akron. Also 29 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. She is also survived by one sister, Mrs. Anna Kjoren of Trondheim, Norway, and two nieces, Mrs. Peter Iverson and Mrs. Marit Haarberg of Chicago. Six of her grandsons were the pall hearers; Marvin Sommervold, Arlo Sommervold, Morris Sommervold, Arnold Klemme, Milo Eggen and Darel Sommervold. Funeral services were held from the Sommervold home on Monday, Jan. 3, and from Roseni Lutheran church, Pastor B. F. Molstre officiated. His text was Isaiah 42.3. At the services at the Sommervold home, Marvin Sommervold and Judine Solbue sang two songs 'It Is Well With My Soul," and 'Good Night and Good Morning.’ At the church, Roseni choir sang 'Nearer My God to Thee,’ and Roseni male quartet sang: ‘Safe in the Arms of Jesus.’ Interment was made at Roseni Lutheran cemetery.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaMary A. Asp was listed as wife in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaMary A. Asp was listed as wife in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
16 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaMary A. Asp was listed as wife in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
14 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaMary A. Asp was listed as wife in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4
  • Mary A. Asp immigrated on 12 April 1889.
  • She had 9 with 9 living in 1910 children.
  • She, as the mother of the bride, hosted the wedding of Hilda J. Sommervold and Elmer Jacob Klemme on 7 November 1917 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota; Elmer Klemme and Hilda Sommervold marriage announcement.5

Children of Mary A. Asp and Severt S. Sommervold

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. ED 340. Dwelling 93.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 1B. ED 430.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. ED 252. Dwelling 46.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 110.
  5. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Severt Sommervold Jr

M, b. 13 July 1890, d. 23 January 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 VariationSevert Sommervold Jr was also known as Sivert.
Name VariationSevert Sommervold Jr was also known as Sever.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 July 1890Severt Sommervold Jr was born on 13 July 1890 at Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
Marriage5 October 1910Severt Sommervold Jr married Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm, daughter of John Henry Fickbohm and Sophia Enstena Behnke, on 5 October 1910 at Union, South Dakota.
Death23 January 1991Severt Sommervold Jr died on 23 January 1991 at age 100 Severt Sommervold, 100, died January 23, 1991. He was born July 13, 1890. He is survived by a son, Marvin; three daughters, Lillian Solbue, Viola Wevik, and Verlan Stone; two sisters, Esther Burkholder, and Hilda Klemme; 7 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and 16 great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold. Services were held at Roseni Lutheran Church. Interment was at the church cemetery.1
Census DateLocationDescription
11 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaSevert Sommervold Jr was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaSevert Sommervold Jr was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
14 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaSevert Sommervold Jr was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.4
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.5
  • Severt Sommervold Jr obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa.
  • In October 1950 Severt and Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold 40th wedding anniversary.
    Akron Register Tribune October 26, 1950 - Severt and Lillian (Fickbohm) Sommervold 40th wedding anniversary
  • On 5 October 1975 Severt and Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold 65th wedding anniversary.
    Severt and Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold 65th wedding anniversary article 02 Oct 1975 The Independent (Hawarden, IA)

Children of Severt Sommervold Jr and Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm

Citations

  1. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, vol 98. Date Jan 31, 1991.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. ED 340. Dwelling 93.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 1B. ED 430.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3A. Stamp 269. ED 252.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 116.

Peter Alfred Sommervold

M, b. 20 March 1892, d. 7 October 1970
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 VariationPeter Alfred Sommervold was also known as Alfred.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 March 1892Peter Alfred Sommervold was born on 20 March 1892 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
Marriage29 September 1915Peter Alfred Sommervold married Olivia Abraham, daughter of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen, on 29 September 1915 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
Akron Register Tribune September 18, 1975 - 60 years ago, Oliva Abraham and Alfred Sommervold married
Akron Register Tribune September 30, 1915 - Oliva Abraham and Alfred Sommervold wedding announcement
Brule Creek Church Records - Union, SD - Marriage of Peter Alfred Sommervold and Olivia Abraham 29 Sep 1915
Death7 October 1970Peter Alfred Sommervold died on 7 October 1970 at Hawarden, Sioux, Iowa, at age 78 Funeral services were held October 9, 1970 for Alfred Sommervold, 78, of rural Akron, Iowa. Mr. Sommervold died October 7 at the Hawarden Hospital. The services were held at the Union Creek Lutheran Church north of Akron, the Rev. David J. Roy and burial was in the Church cemetery. Nilsen Funeral Home of Alcester was in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Sommervold was born March 20, 1892 In Spink Townshlp, Union County, S.D. He married Olivia Abrahamson September 29, 1916 In Vermilion, S.D. and they resided on the same farm 9 miles north of Alcester 55 years.
Survivors Include his widower, sons, Alvin of Akron, Arlo of Sioux Falls; daughters, Mrs. Jay (Opal) Robertson of Marcus, Mrs. Henry (Pearl) Wilkens of Alcester eight grandchildren; brothers Sivert of Alcester, Sigvold of Akron, Ludwig of Grant Park, Illinois, Martin of Vermillion; sisters, Mrs. Hilda Klemme and Mrs. Roy Abraham of Akron, aid Mrs. Dallas Burkholder of Wheat Ridge, Colorado.

~The Hawarden Independent of 15 October 1970.
Burial9 October 1970He was buried on 9 October 1970 at Union Creek Lutheran Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
Olivia and Alfred Sommervold tombstone
Census DateLocationDescription
11 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaPeter Alfred Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaPeter Alfred Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
4 May 1910Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaPeter Alfred Sommervold was listed as a hired man with the John Schneider family on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4
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.5
22 April 1930Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.6
  • Peter Alfred Sommervold was a farmer.
  • He obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • On 15 September 1935 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Abraham Family Reunion at home of Mrs Julia Abraham.

Children of Peter Alfred Sommervold and Olivia Abraham

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, Pg 5. ED 340. Dwelling 93.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 1B. ED 430.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED429. Dwelling 108.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5A. ED 252. Stamp 271. Dwelling 75.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-14. Dwelling 137.

John Konrade Sommervold

M, b. 7 January 1894, d. 9 December 1958
Father*Severt S. Sommervold b. 31 Mar 1856, d. 1 Jan 1941
Mother*Mary A. Asp b. 2 Dec 1868, d. 30 Dec 1948
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 January 1894John Konrade Sommervold was born on 7 January 1894 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
Marriage15 November 1916John Konrade Sommervold married Petrene Abraham, daughter of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen, on 15 November 1916 at Roseni Luthern Church, Spink, Union, South Dakota, Spouse listed as Petra Abroham. County of Residence: Union.1
Akron Register Tribune November 11, 1976 - 60 years ago Petra Abraham and John K Sommervold married
Brule Creek Church Records - Union, SD - Marriage of Petra Abraham and John K Sommervold
Marriage record of Petra Abraham and John K Sommervold 15 Nov 1916 Union county, SD
Death9 December 1958John Konrade Sommervold died on 9 December 1958 at Sioux Valley Hospital of coronary occlusion after an operation, cholelithiasis, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, at age 64.
Burial13 December 1958He was buried on 13 December 1958 at Lands Lutheran Cemetery, Hudson, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaJohn Konrade Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaJohn Konrade Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
25 February 1920Township 12 Range 19 (Red Elm), Ziebach, South DakotaJohn Konrade Sommervold was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Township 12 Range 19 (Red Elm), Ziebach, South Dakota.4
14 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.5
  • John Konrade Sommervold was a farmer.
  • John was baptized and confirmed in the Roseni church. He and Petra homesteaded on a ranch near Red Elm (now a ghost town - near Faith, SD) in Ziebach county, for seven years after which they returned to Union county, later moving to their own farm north of Alcester where John lived until his death on December 9. He was a faithful member of the Lutheran church all his life, serving as chairman of the Brother hood, trustee and various committees. He was also interested in the rural school and served as school board member for many years. He had served as Union County Commissioner for the four years prior to his death. Mr. Sommervold was in good health until 1955 when he was hsopitalized and remained fairly well until 1958 when he entered the Sioux Valley Hospital, Sioux Falls, SD, November 19. He came home to spend Thanksgiving with the family, returning on Sunday to the hospital. He underwent an operation on December 4 and suffered a fatal heart attack five days later.
  • On 15 September 1935 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Abraham Family Reunion at home of Mrs Julia Abraham.

Children of John Konrade Sommervold and Petrene Abraham

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, Pg 5. ED 340. Dwelling 93.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 1B. ED 430.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 218. Stamp 245. Sheet 3A. Dwelling 28.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 99.

Sigvold A. Sommervold

M, b. July 1899, d. after 1975
Father*Severt S. Sommervold b. 31 Mar 1856, d. 1 Jan 1941
Mother*Mary A. Asp b. 2 Dec 1868, d. 30 Dec 1948
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJuly 1899Sigvold A. Sommervold was born in July 1899 at Union, South Dakota, also reported as Jul 1889.
He was the son of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
Marriage2 June 1956Sigvold A. Sommervold married unknown (?) on 2 June 1956 at Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Deathafter 1975Sigvold A. Sommervold died after 1975.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaSigvold A. Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaSigvold A. Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
  • Sigvold A. Sommervold was a groomsman at the wedding of Hilda J. Sommervold and Elmer Jacob Klemme on 7 November 1917 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota; Elmer Klemme and Hilda Sommervold marriage announcement.3
  • In June 1971 at Akron, Iowa, Double annivesary of Dallas and Esther (Sommervold) Burkholder and Mr and Mrs Sigvald Sommervold.
    Akron Register Tribune June 24, 1971 - Double annivesary of Dallas and Esther (Sommervold) Burkholder and Mr and Mrs Sigvald Sommervold
  • On 14 September 1975 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Petra (Abraham) Sommervold 80th birthday celebration.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. ED 340. Dwelling 93.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 1B. ED 430.
  3. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

Johanna Edna Sommervold

F, b. 24 May 1900, d. before 1973
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
Married Name5 May 1920As of 5 May 1920,her married name was Eggen.1
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 May 1900Johanna Edna Sommervold was born on 24 May 1900 at Union, South Dakota.2
She was the daughter of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
Marriage5 May 1920Johanna Edna Sommervold married Adolph Eggen, son of Gabriel Eggen and Lovise J. Andersen, on 5 May 1920 at Union, South Dakota.1
Deathbefore 1973Johanna Edna Sommervold died before 1973.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaJohanna Edna Sommervold was listed as an un-named daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaJohanna Edna Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.4
1930Clay, South DakotaJohanna Edna Sommervold was listed as wife in Adolph Eggen's household on the 1930 Census at Clay, South Dakota.5
  • Johanna Edna Sommervold was a bridesmaid at the wedding of Hilda J. Sommervold and Elmer Jacob Klemme on 7 November 1917 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota; Elmer Klemme and Hilda Sommervold marriage announcement.1

Children of Johanna Edna Sommervold and Adolph Eggen

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, File Date: April 08, 1957 (unknown file date).
  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. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Sarah Marie Sommervold

F, b. 19 June 1903, d. 18 October 1990
Father*Severt S. Sommervold b. 31 Mar 1856, d. 1 Jan 1941
Mother*Mary A. Asp b. 2 Dec 1868, d. 30 Dec 1948
Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham 1976
Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 March 1929As of 12 March 1929,her married name was Abraham.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 June 1903Sarah Marie Sommervold was born on 19 June 1903 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
She was the daughter of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
Baptism2 August 1903Sarah Marie Sommervold was baptized on 2 August 1903.
Marriage12 March 1929She married Roy Abraham, son of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen, on 12 March 1929 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Akron, Iowa.2
Akron Register Tribune March 20, 1969 - 40 years ago Roy Abraham and Sarah Sommervold married
Akron Register Tribune March 21, 1929 - Roy Abraham and Sarah Sommervold wedding announcement
Brule Creek Church Records - Union, SD - Marriage of Roy Abraham and Sarah Marie Sommervold 12 Mar 1929
Marriage record of Roy Abraham and Sarah Marie Sommervold 12 Mar 1929 Union county, SD
Death18 October 1990Sarah Marie Sommervold died on 18 October 1990 at at home in the Morningside Apartments from an abdominal aneurysm, Alcester, Union, South Dakota, at age 87.3
Burial20 October 1990She was buried on 20 October 1990 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Elk Point, Union, South Dakota.
Roy and Sarah Marie (Sommervold) Abraham tombstone - Brule Creek Cemetery, SD
Census DateLocationDescription
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaSarah Marie Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.4
16 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaSarah Marie Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.5
12 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaSarah Marie Sommervold was listed as wife in Roy Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.6
  • After her husband's death in 1981, Sarah continued her vigorous and active life and was involved in many community activities. She lived on the farm until January 1990 when she moved to Alcester. Sarah was a member of Brule Creek Lutheran Church where she taught Sunday school and was a superintendent. She was a member of the Women's ELCA and was a conference officer for many years. She was an active member of the Union County Extension Club and member of the Alcester Senior Citizen's group. She served on the Union County Republican Party committee and the Alcester chapter of the State Centennial Committee.
  • Sarah Marie Sommervold obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; Last residence Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • She was confirmed on 19 May 1918.
  • In March 1954 Roy and Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham 25th wedding anniversary.
    Akron Register Tribune April 1, 1954 - Roy and Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham 25th wedding anniversary
  • On 14 September 1975 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Petra (Abraham) Sommervold 80th birthday celebration.
  • In 1976 Roy and Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham photo.
    Roy and Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1976
  • In March 1977 at Sioux City, Iowa, celebrated Roy and Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham's 48th wedding anniversary.
    Akron Register Tribune March 17, 1977 - Roy and Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham 48th wedding anniversary
  • On 10 March 1977 at Sioux City, Iowa, Marie Olson celebrated her 104th birthday anniversary with family.
  • In 1989.
    Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1989

Children of Sarah Marie Sommervold and Roy Abraham

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 790036 (unknown file date).
  2. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  3. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 97, 1990, Nov 8.
  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 3B. ED 252. Dwelling 46.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 76.

Peter Ludwig Sommervold

M, b. 8 January 1906, d. 1 November 1973
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 VariationPeter Ludwig Sommervold was also known as Peter Ludvig.
Name VariationPeter Ludwig Sommervold was also known as Ludwig Peter.
Name VariationPeter Ludwig Sommervold was also known as Sommerwald.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 January 1906Peter Ludwig Sommervold was born on 8 January 1906 at Union, South Dakota.1
He was the son of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
Marriage3 October 1928Peter Ludwig Sommervold married Hilma L. Frahm, daughter of Herman Frahm and Bertha Sophia Balgemann, on 3 October 1928 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.2
Death1 November 1973Peter Ludwig Sommervold died on 1 November 1973 at Battleground, Washington, at age 67 Peter Sommervold obituary.
Akron Register Tribune November 15, 1973 - Peter Sommervold obituary
Burialafter 1 November 1973He was buried after 1 November 1973 at Bethel Cemetery, Brush Prairie, Clark, Washington.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaPeter Ludwig Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
16 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaPeter Ludwig Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.4
23 April 1930Cedar Creek, Lake, IndianaPeter Ludwig Sommervold was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Cedar Creek, Lake, Indiana.5
  • Peter Ludwig Sommervold obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; Last residence Battle Ground, Clark, Washington..

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 7105 (unknown file date).
  2. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 1B. ED 430.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. ED 252. Dwelling 46.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED45-70. Dwelling 87.

Esther S. Sommervold

F, b. 28 April 1908, d. 11 October 1999
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
Married NameHer married name was Burkholder.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 April 1908Esther S. Sommervold was born on 28 April 1908 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
Marriage2 June 1956Esther S. Sommervold married Dallas Burkholder on 2 June 1956 at Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Death11 October 1999Esther S. Sommervold died on 11 October 1999 at age 91.1
Census DateLocationDescription
20 April 1910Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaEsther S. Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1910 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
16 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaEsther S. Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
  • Esther S. Sommervold obtained US Social Security Card at Colorado; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
  • In June 1971 at Akron, Iowa, Double annivesary of Dallas and Esther (Sommervold) Burkholder and Mr and Mrs Sigvald Sommervold.
    Akron Register Tribune June 24, 1971 - Double annivesary of Dallas and Esther (Sommervold) Burkholder and Mr and Mrs Sigvald Sommervold
  • In March 1977 at Sioux City, Iowa, celebrated Roy and Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham's 48th wedding anniversary.

Citations

  1. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 106. Oct 21, 1999.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 1B. ED 430.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. ED 252. Dwelling 46.

Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm

F, b. 5 January 1890, d. 9 November 1977
Father*John Henry Fickbohm b. 15 Feb 1844, d. 25 Mar 1911
Mother*Sophia Enstena Behnke b. 28 May 1850, d. 11 Sep 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLillian Elizabeth Fickbohm was also known as Lilly E.
Married Name5 October 1910As of 5 October 1910,her married name was Sommervold.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 January 1890Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm was born on 5 January 1890 at twin, Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of John Henry Fickbohm and Sophia Enstena Behnke.
Marriage5 October 1910Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm married Severt Sommervold Jr, son of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp, on 5 October 1910 at Union, South Dakota.
Death9 November 1977Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm died on 9 November 1977 at age 87 Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 14 at Roseni Lutheran church for Mrs. Sivert Sommervold, 87, who died at her home in the Nora community Nov. 9. The Rev. Ralph Christopherson officiated; interment was in Roseni cemetery. Mrs. Merle Lykken was organist; Mike Pedersen was soloist. Special music was presented by her great-grandchildren. Pallbearers were Eldean Wevik, Marlyn Sommervold, Steven Sommervold, Loren Solbue, Arvid Sommervold and Charles Floyd. Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm was born Jan. 5, 1890 in Union county to Henry and Sophia Behnke Fickbohm. She was baptized and confirmed at Peace Lutheran church at Alcester. She was a member of Roseni Lutheran church, active in the American Lutheran Church women, and served as a Sunday school teacher for many years. On Oct. 5, 1910 Lillie was married to Sivert Sommervold at Roseni Lutheran church. They farmed in the Alcester area until moving to their present home in Nora in 1949. Survivors include her widower, Sivert; one son, Marvin of Alcester; three daughters, Mrs. Newton (Viola) Wevik of Beresford and Mrs. Marvid (Verlan) Stoen and Mrs. Judin (Lillian) Solbue of Alcester; two sisters, Mrs. Ella Lewison and Mrs. Sophia Groon of Alcester; eight grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers and three sisters. (Wass Funeral Home).
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaLillian Elizabeth Fickbohm was listed as a daughter in John Henry Fickbohm's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to son Edward L. Fickbohm.1
3 May 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaLillian Elizabeth Fickbohm was listed as a daughter in John Henry Fickbohm's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
14 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaLillian Elizabeth Fickbohm was listed as wife in Severt Sommervold Jr's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.3
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaLillian Elizabeth Fickbohm was listed as wife in Severt Sommervold Jr's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4
  • Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota.
  • In October 1950 Severt and Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold 40th wedding anniversary.
    Akron Register Tribune October 26, 1950 - Severt and Lillian (Fickbohm) Sommervold 40th wedding anniversary
  • On 5 October 1975 Severt and Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold 65th wedding anniversary.
    Severt and Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold 65th wedding anniversary article 02 Oct 1975 The Independent (Hawarden, IA)

Children of Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm and Severt Sommervold Jr

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 3.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED430. Dwelling 76.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3A. Stamp 269. ED 252.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 116.

Viola Ethelyn Sommervold

F, b. 7 August 1911, d. 26 July 2011
Father*Severt Sommervold Jr b. 13 Jul 1890, d. 23 Jan 1991
Mother*Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm b. 5 Jan 1890, d. 9 Nov 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 May 1929As of 4 May 1929,her married name was Wevik.1
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 August 1911Viola Ethelyn Sommervold was born on 7 August 1911 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Severt Sommervold Jr and Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm.
Marriage4 May 1929Viola Ethelyn Sommervold married Newton Hilman Wevik, son of Erick Wevik and Hannah Leer, on 4 May 1929 at Roseni Church, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
St Peters Lutheran Congregation church records - Vermillion, SD - Marriage of Newton H Wevik and Viola Sommervold 04 May 1929
Death26 July 2011Viola Ethelyn Sommervold died on 26 July 2011 at age 99 Viola E. Wevik was born August 7, 1911 in rural Union County, South Dakota to parents Severt and Lillian (Fickbohm) Sommervold. She died July 26, 2011 at Bethesda Nursing Home in Beresford, SD at the age of 99 years, 11 months and 19 days. Viola attended Pleasant Hill and Nora Rural Schools and Canton Academy. She married Newton Wevik on May 4, 1929 at Roseni Lutheran Church. The couple lived on the farm until 1966 when they moved into Beresford. Newton died in 1986 and Viola continued to reside here until the present time. Viola was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith and was a lifelong member of Roseni Lutheran Church where she was an organist and choir director and was active in WELCA. She was also a member of the JUG, Opti-Mrs., and Worthwhilers clubs. She enjoyed quilting, music, growing flowers and most of all spending time with her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, great grandson, one brother and one sister. Viola is survived by her daughter Beverly Wetrosky and husband Clinton of Beresford; son Eldean Wevik and wife Eleanor of Beresford; foster daughter Arlene Akland and husband Wendell of Columbia, TN and their family; 9 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and 19 great, great grandchildren; sister Lillian Solbue of Alcester; sister-in-law Mildred Wevik of Beresford; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM, Saturday, July 30 at Roseni Lutheran Church, rural Beresford with burial at the church cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 6PM to 8PM with a prayer service at 7PM at Wass Funeral Home in Beresford.
Burialafter 26 July 2011She was buried after 26 July 2011 at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
Viola and Newton Wevik tombstone
Census DateLocationDescription
14 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaViola Ethelyn Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt Sommervold Jr's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
17 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaViola Ethelyn Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Newton Hilman Wevik's household on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
  • In October 1950 Severt and Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold 40th wedding anniversary.

Child of Viola Ethelyn Sommervold and Newton Hilman Wevik

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, Pg 3A. Stamp 269. ED 252.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 115.

Verlan Sommervold

F, b. 21 June 1913, d. 20 November 2003
Father*Severt Sommervold Jr b. 13 Jul 1890, d. 23 Jan 1991
Mother*Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm b. 5 Jan 1890, d. 9 Nov 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationVerlan Sommervold was also known as Verla.
Married Name30 January 1935As of 30 January 1935,her married name was Stoen.1
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 June 1913Verlan Sommervold was born on 21 June 1913 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Severt Sommervold Jr and Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm.
Marriage30 January 1935Verlan Sommervold married Marvid A. Stoen, son of Olaus J. Stoen and Marie Lundly, on 30 January 1935 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
Death20 November 2003Verlan Sommervold died on 20 November 2003 at age 90.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaVerlan Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt Sommervold Jr's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaVerlan Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt Sommervold Jr's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
  • Verlan Sommervold obtained US Social Security Card at California; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota.
  • In October 1950 Severt and Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold 40th wedding anniversary.

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, Pg 3A. Stamp 269. ED 252.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 116.

Marvin Sommervold

M, b. 30 March 1915, d. 12 October 2010
Father*Severt Sommervold Jr b. 13 Jul 1890, d. 23 Jan 1991
Mother*Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm b. 5 Jan 1890, d. 9 Nov 1977
Marvin Sommervold
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 March 1915Marvin Sommervold was born on 30 March 1915 at Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Severt Sommervold Jr and Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm.
Marriage31 August 1940Marvin Sommervold married Joyce Maurine Fedderson, daughter of James Fedderson and Anna Johnson, on 31 August 1940 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
Death12 October 2010Marvin Sommervold died on 12 October 2010 at age 95 Marvin Sommervold was born March 30, 1915 in Union County, South Dakota to parents Severt Jr. and Lillian (Fickbohm) Sommervold. He died October 12, 2010 at Bethesda Nursing Home in Beresford at the age of 95 years, six months and 12 days.
Marvin was raised on the family farm and attended Nora grade school. He married Joyce Fedderson on August 31, 1940. The couple resided most of their married life on the family farm south of Beresford. Marvin loved to farm. They moved into town four years ago. Joyce died June 25, 2010.
Marvin was a member of Roseni Lutheran Church where he served on the church council, sang in the choir in his youth and was in a quartet for many years. He liked his time spent serving on several area boards and working in his yard.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Joyce of 69 years, grandson Brian, grandson-in-law Matt Kleinhesselink and sister, Verlan Stoen. Marvin is survived by his three sons, Merlyn Sommervold and wife Sherran of Chancellor, Arvid Sommervold and wife Debra of Brookings, and Steven Sommervold and wife Carol of Alcester; eight grandchildren, Brent (Cheryl) Sommervold, Bonnie Kleinhesselink and fiance John, Barry (Tina) Sommervold, Angela (John) Maher, Susan (Adam) Forma, Mark Sommervold, Matt (Jessica) Sommervold, and Chad Sommervold and fiance Brianna; 11 great-grandchildren, Mitchell, Britney, Wyatt, Justice, Jersey, Brayden, Lexi, Jordan, Max, Natalie and Jordan; two sisters, Viola Wevik of Beresford and Lillian Solbue of Alcester; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral services will be at 2PM Friday, October 15, 2010 at Roseni Lutheran Church, rural Beresford. Visitation will be 2-8PM Thursday at Wass Funeral Home in Beresford with the family present from 6-8PM.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaMarvin Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt Sommervold Jr's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaMarvin Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt Sommervold Jr's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3

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, Pg 3A. Stamp 269. ED 252.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 116.

Olivia Abraham

F, b. 11 February 1894, d. 19 May 1992
Father*Peder Abrahamson b. 12 Dec 1861, d. 23 Jun 1930
Mother*Julia Christine Christensen b. 19 May 1872, d. 3 Jun 1949
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationOlivia Abraham was also known as Oliva.
Name VariationOlivia Abraham was also known as Abrahamson.
Married Name29 September 1915As of 29 September 1915,her married name was Sommervold.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 February 1894Olivia Abraham was born on 11 February 1894 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen.
Baptism25 March 1894Olivia Abraham was baptized on 25 March 1894 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
Marriage29 September 1915She married Peter Alfred Sommervold, son of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp, on 29 September 1915 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
Akron Register Tribune September 18, 1975 - 60 years ago, Oliva Abraham and Alfred Sommervold married
Akron Register Tribune September 30, 1915 - Oliva Abraham and Alfred Sommervold wedding announcement
Brule Creek Church Records - Union, SD - Marriage of Peter Alfred Sommervold and Olivia Abraham 29 Sep 1915
Death19 May 1992Olivia Abraham died on 19 May 1992 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 98 Olivia Sommervold, 98, of Akron, died Tuesday, May 19, 1992, at the Akron Care Center following a long illness. Funeral services will be at 10:30 Thursday, May 21 at Union Creek Lutheran church, rural Akron. Rev. William Flemr will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery, under direction of Schroeder funeral home in Akron. Visitation will be, from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with family present from 7 to 8 p.m. Soloist Richard Puttmann will sing "Who Is The Host Arrayed In White" and "In The Sweet By and By", accompanied by organist Mary Sommervold. Congregational singing of hymn 518, "Beautiful Saviour" will be accompanied by organist Ruth Stoutenburg. Pallbearers are Morris Sommervold, Peter Sommervold, Warren D. Wilkens, Alan Sommervold, Richard Puttmann and Delmer Abraham. Mrs. Sommervold was born Feb. 11, 1894, in rural Akron, to Peder and Julia Christensen Abraham. She married Alfred Sommervold, Sept. 29, 1915, at Vermillion, S.D. They farmed their entire life in the area. Mr. Sommervold died Oct. 7, 1970. She was a member of Union Creek Lutheran church and was very active for many years in the ELCW. She loved music and played the organ in her home for many years. She also loved flowers and raising a garden. She moved to the Akron Care Center over 10 years ago. Survivors include two sons and their wives, Alvin and Gertrude Sommervold of Akron, Arlo and Mary Sommervold of Sioux Falls, S.D; one daughter, Opal Robertson of Akron; two sisters and their husbands, Marie and Ole Ronne of Carnation, Wash., and Violet and Harvey Sand of Beresford, S.D; two brothers and their wives, Leonard and Judy Abraham of Snoquaimie, Wash., and Clarence Abraham of Beresford; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a daughter, Pearl Wilkens; two sons-inlaw, Henry Wilkens and Jay Robertson; one granddaughter, Denise Robertson; and 12 brothers and sisters.
Burial21 May 1992She was buried on 21 May 1992 at Union Creek Lutheran Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
Olivia and Alfred Sommervold tombstone
Census DateLocationDescription
12 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaOlivia Abraham was listed as a daughter in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota; Peder Abrahamson is a farmer who freely owns his farm. He immigrated in 1890.2
26 April 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaOlivia Abraham was listed as a daughter in Peder Abrahamson's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
21 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaOlivia Abraham was listed as wife in Peter Alfred Sommervold's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.4
22 April 1930Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaOlivia Abraham was listed as wife in Peter Alfred Sommervold's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.5
  • Olivia Abraham obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence not specified.
  • On 15 September 1935 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Abraham Family Reunion at home of Mrs Julia Abraham.

Children of Olivia Abraham and Peter Alfred 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, Page 6. Stamp 251 A. ED #340.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg. 3A. ED 430. #41, 35.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5A. ED 252. Stamp 271. Dwelling 75.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-14. Dwelling 137.

Alvin O. Sommervold

M, b. 28 March 1916, d. 29 May 2000
Father*Peter Alfred Sommervold b. 20 Mar 1892, d. 7 Oct 1970
Mother*Olivia Abraham b. 11 Feb 1894, d. 19 May 1992
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 March 1916Alvin O. Sommervold was born on 28 March 1916 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Peter Alfred Sommervold and Olivia Abraham.
Marriage14 February 1943Alvin O. Sommervold married Gertrude F. Popken, daughter of Otto John Frederick Popken and Emma Amelia Schwarting, on 14 February 1943 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.
Death29 May 2000Alvin O. Sommervold died on 29 May 2000 at age 84 AKRON, Iowa - Alvin O. Sommervold, 84, of Akron died Monday, May 29, 2000, at Clare Bridge Cottage of Sioux City.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Union Creek Lutheran Church in rural Akron, with the Rev. Dan Stegan officiating. Burial will be in Union Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. today, with the family present 7 to 8 p.m., at Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron.
Mr. Sommervold was born March 29, 1916, in Union County in South Dakota, the son of Alfred and Olivia (Abraham) Sommervold. He was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith.
He married Gertrude Popken on Feb. 14, 1943.
He farmed in Union County until retiring to Akron in 1984.
He was a member of Union Creek Lutheran Church.
Survivors include his wife; a son and his wife, Alan and April of Akron; two granddaughters, Tara Kay and Amber Sommervold; a brother, Arlo of Sioux Falls, S.D; and a sister, Opal Robertson of Akron.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Pearl Wilkens.
Pallbearers will be Jon, Peter and Jim Sommervold, Warren Wilkens, Robert Abraham and Richard Puttmann.

Sioux City Journal of 31 May 2000.
Burialafter 29 May 2000He was buried after 29 May 2000 at Union Creek Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
Gertrude and Alvin O Sommervold tombstone
Census DateLocationDescription
21 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaAlvin O. Sommervold was listed as a son in Peter Alfred Sommervold's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
22 April 1930Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaAlvin O. Sommervold was listed as a son in Peter Alfred Sommervold's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.2
  • Alvin O. Sommervold obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa.
  • He was a farmer.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5A. ED 252. Stamp 271. Dwelling 75.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-14. Dwelling 137.

Opal E. Sommervold

F, b. 1 May 1918, d. 4 December 2005
Father*Peter Alfred Sommervold b. 20 Mar 1892, d. 7 Oct 1970
Mother*Olivia Abraham b. 11 Feb 1894, d. 19 May 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationOpal E. Sommervold was also known as Opal R.
Married Name8 June 1949As of 8 June 1949,her married name was Robertson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 May 1918Opal E. Sommervold was born on 1 May 1918 at Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Peter Alfred Sommervold and Olivia Abraham.
Marriage8 June 1949Opal E. Sommervold married Jay Douglas Robertson, son of John Robertson and Ruth Dean, on 8 June 1949 at Union Creek Church, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
Death4 December 2005Opal E. Sommervold died on 4 December 2005 at age 87 Opal E. (Sommervold) Robertson, 87, of Akron, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2005, at the Akron Care Center. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Union Creek Lutheran Church, rural Akron, S.D., with the Rev. Jean Morse officiating. Burial will be in Union Creek Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. today (Tuesday), with the family present after 6 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m., at Carlsen Funeral Home-Schroeder Chapel in Akron.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaOpal E. Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Peter Alfred Sommervold's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.2
22 April 1930Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaOpal E. Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Peter Alfred Sommervold's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3

Child of Opal E. Sommervold and Jay Douglas Robertson

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, Pg 5A. ED 252. Stamp 271. Dwelling 75.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-14. Dwelling 137.

Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik

F, b. 24 June 1847, d. 1 May 1917
Father*Lars Olsen Lykken b. 1815, d. 31 May 1864
Mother*Berit Johnsdatter Stene b. 19 Feb 1820, d. 18 Feb 1891
Ane (Kongsvik) Lykken1888
Ane (Kongsvik) Lykken - bef 1894
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik was also known as Ane.
Name VariationAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik was also known as Kongsvig.
NicknameAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik also went by the name of Annie.
Name VariationAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik was also known as Anna Larsdatter.
Married Name20 February 1868As of 20 February 1868,her married name was Lykken.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 June 1847Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik was born on 24 June 1847 at Kongsvik farm, Byneset, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway.
She was the daughter of Lars Olsen Lykken and Berit Johnsdatter Stene.
Baptism18 July 1847Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik was baptized on 18 July 1847 at Byneset Parish, Byneset, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, residence: Kongsvig.1
Anne Larsdatter Kongsvig Baptism at Byneset parish 18 July 1847
Anne Larsdatter Kongsvig Baptism at Byneset parish 18 July 1847 - original image
Marriage20 February 1868She married Ole Jonsen Lykken, son of Jon Olsen Lykken and Ingeborg Oldsdatter Flak, on 20 February 1868 at Byneset parish, Byneset, Sor Trondelag, Norway, first cousins; Groom birthplace: Stene; Bride birthplace: Kongsvik.2
Ole Jonsen - Anne Larsdatter marriage at Byneset parish 20 Feb 1868
Ole Jonsen - Anne Larsdatter marriage at Byneset parish 20 Feb 1868 - original image
Death1 May 1917Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik died on 1 May 1917 at Union, South Dakota, at age 69.
St Peters Lutheran Congregation church records - Vermillion, SD - Ane (Kongsvik) Lykken died 01 May 1917
Burialafter 1 May 1917She was buried after 1 May 1917 at Roseni Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, Gr 5, Lot 42, Blk 1.
Census DateLocationDescription
1865Kongsvig farm, Byneset, NorwayAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik appeared on the census of 1865 in the household of Lars Ingebrigtsen Kongsvik at Kongsvig farm, Byneset, Norway; household includes mother-in-law Rangnhild Jonsdatter, age 75. Not mother of Berit Johnsdatter Stene. Maybe mother-in-law of a first wife?3
23 June 1880Spink Township, Union, Dakota TerritoryAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik was listed as wife in Ole Jonsen Lykken's household on the 1880 Census at Spink Township, Union, Dakota Territory; living next door to Ole J. Stene.4
20 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik was listed as wife in Ole Jonsen Lykken's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.5
1905State Census, South DakotaAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Ole Jonsen Lykken at State Census, South Dakota.
25 April 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik was listed as wife in Ole Jonsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole J. Stene.6
1915South Dakota State Census, South DakotaAnna Larsdatter Kongsvik appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of Ole Jonsen Lykken at South Dakota State Census, South Dakota.
  • Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik was confirmed on 19 October 1862 at Byneset parish; Bynesset church, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway.7
    Anne Larsdatter confirmation at Byneset parish 19 Oct 1862
    Anne Larsdatter confirmation at Byneset parish 19 Oct 1862 - original image
  • She witnessed the baptism of Lars Olsen Lykken on 12 April 1868 at Byneset Parish, Sor Trondelag, Norway.8
  • Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik witnessed the baptism of Ingeborg Olsdatter on 20 August 1871 at Byneset Parish, Sor Trondelag, Norway; also reported as 13 Aug 1871.8
  • Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik immigrated in 1875 Immigration listed as 1875 in 1900 census.
  • 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
  • Before 1894 photo of children of Lars Olsen Lykken and Berit Johnsdatter Stene.
    Children of Lars Olsen Lykken and Berit Johnsdatter Stene - taken in USA before 1894
  • She had 10 with 4 living in 1910 - daughter Betsy would die in June of that year children.
  • Circa 1983 biography of Ole and Anna Lykken.
    biography of Ole and Anna Lykken - page 342
    biography of Ole and Anna Lykken - page 343

Children of Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik and Ole Jonsen Lykken

Citations

  1. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Byneset prestegjeld 1846-1859 (1655P)
    ID: 2363
    List: Fødte og døpte b 1846-1859.
  2. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Byneset prestegjeld 1859-1877 (1655P)
    ID: 2364
    List: Viede b 1859-1877.
  3. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Folketelling 1865 for 1655P Byneset prestegjeld
    ID: 38326.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 409 page 13 ED5.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 9. ED 340.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Sheet 4B. Dwelling 45.
  7. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Byneset prestegjeld 1859-1877 (1655P)
    ID: 2364
    List: Konfirmerte b 1859-1877.
  8. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Byneset prestegjeld 1859-1877 (1655P)
    ID: 2364
    List: Fødte og døpte b 1859-1877.

Betsy Olsdatter Lykken

F, b. 27 June 1889, d. 1 June 1910
Father*Ole Jonsen Lykken b. 28 Apr 1843, d. 17 Oct 1929
Mother*Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik b. 24 Jun 1847, d. 1 May 1917
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 June 1889Betsy Olsdatter Lykken was born on 27 June 1889 at Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Ole Jonsen Lykken and Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik.
Christening28 July 1889Betsy Olsdatter Lykken was christened on 28 July 1889 at Rosine Norsk Evangelisk Luthersk Menigheg (Roseni Lutheran Congregation), Union, South Dakota.
Melhus Lutheran Congregation, Centerville, SD - Betsy Lykken baptism 28 July 1889
Death1 June 1910She died on 1 June 1910 at epileptic seizure, Union, South Dakota, at age 20.
St Peters Lutheran Congregation church records - Vermillion, SD - Betsy O Lykken died 01 Jun 1910
Burialafter 1 June 1910She was buried after 1 June 1910 at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, Gr 3, Lot 55, Blk 2.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 June 1900Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaBetsy Olsdatter Lykken was listed as a daughter in Ole Jonsen Lykken's household on the 1900 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota.1
1905State Census, South DakotaBetsy Olsdatter Lykken appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Ole Jonsen Lykken at State Census, South Dakota.
25 April 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaBetsy Olsdatter Lykken was listed as a daughter in Ole Jonsen Lykken's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Ole J. Stene.2

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. Sheet 4B. Dwelling 45.

Pearl E. Sommervold

F, b. 10 July 1921, d. 22 September 1982
Father*Peter Alfred Sommervold b. 20 Mar 1892, d. 7 Oct 1970
Mother*Olivia Abraham b. 11 Feb 1894, d. 19 May 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 February 1946As of 14 February 1946,her married name was Wilkens.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 July 1921Pearl E. Sommervold was born on 10 July 1921 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Peter Alfred Sommervold and Olivia Abraham.
Marriage14 February 1946Pearl E. Sommervold married Henry Christian Wilkens, son of Fred H. Wilkens and Anna Renken, on 14 February 1946 at Union Creek Church, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.1
Death22 September 1982Pearl E. Sommervold died on 22 September 1982 at Hawarden, Sioux Co, Iowa, at age 61.
Burial27 September 1982She was buried on 27 September 1982 at Union Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
22 April 1930Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaPearl E. Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Peter Alfred Sommervold's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.2
  • Pearl grew up in the Akron area, worked in Sioux City from 1943 until 1946 when she married Henry Wilkens at Akron. The couple farmed in the Alcester area. She was a member of Union Creek Lutheran Church whwere she served as Sunday School and Bible School eacher and Choir Member. She was also a member of the VFW Auxiliary and the Alcester Community Choir.

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, ED64-14. Dwelling 137.

Joseph Solaas

M, b. 27 August 1896, d. 1 December 1940
Father*Lars Peterson Solaas b. 31 Dec 1849, d. 22 Mar 1932
Mother*Johanna Olena Johanson b. c 1864, d. 16 Dec 1921
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Solaas was also known as Joe.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 August 1896Joseph Solaas was born on 27 August 1896 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Lars Peterson Solaas and Johanna Olena Johanson.
Marriage25 January 1921Joseph Solaas married Ida Andrea Abraham, daughter of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen, on 25 January 1921 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
Death1 December 1940Joseph Solaas died on 1 December 1940 at suicide, Spink, Union, South Dakota, at age 44.
Burial5 December 1940He was buried on 5 December 1940 at Roseni Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
22 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaJoseph Solaas was listed as a son in Lars Peterson Solaas's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
23 April 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaJoseph Solaas was listed as a son in Lars Peterson Solaas's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.2
17 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaJoseph Solaas was listed as a son in Lars Peterson Solaas's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
28 April 1930Beresford, Union, South DakotaJoseph Solaas was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Beresford, Union, South Dakota.4
  • Joseph Solaas was a feed salesman.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 160.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Dwelling 42.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Dwelling 53.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-3. Dwelling 160.