Violet Esther Abrahamson

F, b. 24 November 1913, d. 28 September 2011
Violet Abrahamson Sand
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 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.
  • Violet Esther Abrahamson was born on 24 November 1913 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen.
  • Violet Esther Abrahamson was baptized on 1 February 1914 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
  • She 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.
  • Violet 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 DateLocation
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
Clarence Abrahamson - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1989
Clarence Abrahamson - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1999
Father*Peder Abrahamson b. 12 Dec 1861, d. 23 Jun 1930
Mother*Julia Christine Christensen b. 19 May 1872, d. 3 Jun 1949
  • Clarence Melvin Abrahamson was born on 3 July 1910 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen.
  • Clarence Melvin Abrahamson was baptized on 24 July 1910.
  • He married Mary Jane Imbrock, daughter of Herman Imbrock and Freda Gertie Twillman, on 17 August 1950 at Hudson, Lincoln, South Dakota.
  • Clarence Melvin Abrahamson died on 8 October 2001 at age 91.1
  • He 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 DateLocation
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
Evelyn Abraham circa 1918
Father*Andrew Abraham b. 20 Dec 1863, d. 23 Jan 1955
Mother*Lizzie Carrie Satter b. 30 May 1870, d. 3 Mar 1934
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 June 1936As of 27 June 1936,her married name was Jolin.
  • Evelyn Silvie Abraham was born on 31 August 1910 at Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter.
  • Evelyn Silvie Abraham was baptized on 25 September 1910 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
  • She 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
  • Evelyn 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.
  • She was buried after 27 September 1992 at Calvary Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, Plot: Mount Sinai - section 28 - grave 2.
Census DateLocation
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
Eleanor Abraham circa 1918
Father*Andrew Abraham b. 20 Dec 1863, d. 23 Jan 1955
Mother*Lizzie Carrie Satter b. 30 May 1870, d. 3 Mar 1934
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.
  • Eleanor Rosetta Abraham was born on 25 July 1913 at Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter.
  • Eleanor Rosetta Abraham was baptized on 17 August 1913 at Brule Creek 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 married John Rudolph Clausen, son of John C. Clausen and Emma A. Schultz, on 14 August 1939 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • Eleanor Rosetta Abraham died on 16 September 1997 at age 84.
Census DateLocation
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 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
Florence Abraham circa 1918
Father*Andrew Abraham b. 20 Dec 1863, d. 23 Jan 1955
Mother*Lizzie Carrie Satter b. 30 May 1870, d. 3 Mar 1934
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.
  • Florence Mildred Abraham was born on 28 June 1917 at Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter.
  • Florence Mildred Abraham was baptized on 22 July 1917 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
  • She married Chester Ede Schatz, son of Edward W. Schatz and Maggie M. Warner, on 29 May 1947.
  • Florence Mildred Abraham married Wayne E. Petersen on 7 November 1985 at Hennepin, Minnesota.
  • Florence 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 DateLocation
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.
  • Severt S. Sommervold was born on 31 March 1856 at Norway.
  • He married Mary A. Asp, daughter of Andrew Asp and Helle (?), on 12 April 1889 at Union, South Dakota, also reported as April 12, 1890.
  • Severt S. Sommervold, 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.1
  • Severt S. Sommervold died on 1 January 1941 at age 84.2
Census DateLocation
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.3
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.4
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.5
14 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.6
     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.7

Children of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp

Citations

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

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.
  • Mary A. Asp was born on 2 December 1868 at Bynasset, Norway.
  • She was the daughter of Andrew Asp and Helle (?).
  • Mary A. Asp married Severt S. Sommervold on 12 April 1889 at Union, South Dakota, also reported as April 12, 1890.
  • Mary A. Asp, 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.1
  • Mary 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 DateLocation
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.2
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.3
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.4
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.5
     Mary A. Asp immigrated on 12 April 1889. She had 9 with 9 living in 1910 children.

Children of Mary A. Asp and Severt S. 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, 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.

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.
  • Severt Sommervold Jr was born on 13 July 1890 at Union, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
  • Severt Sommervold Jr married Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm, daughter of John Henry Fickbohm and Sophia Enstena Behnke, on 5 October 1910 at Union, South Dakota.
  • Severt 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 DateLocation
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.
  • Peter 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.
  • Peter 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
  • Peter Alfred Sommervold died on 7 October 1970 at Hawarden, Sioux Co, Iowa, at age 78.
  • He was buried on 9 October 1970 at Union Creek Lutheran Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
    Olivia and Alfred Sommervold tombstone
Census DateLocation
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
  • John 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.
  • John 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
  • John 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.
  • He was buried on 13 December 1958 at Lands Lutheran Cemetery, Hudson, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
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
  • Sigvold 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.
  • 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.1
  • Sigvold A. Sommervold married unknown (?) on 2 June 1956 at Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
  • Sigvold A. Sommervold died after 1975.
Census DateLocation
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.2
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.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. [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.

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
Census DateLocation
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

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
Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham 1976
Sarah (Sommervold) Abraham - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1983
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 Name12 March 1929As of 12 March 1929,her married name was Abraham.
  • Sarah 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.
  • Sarah Marie Sommervold was baptized on 2 August 1903.
  • She 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
  • Sarah 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
  • She 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 DateLocation
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 Ludwig Peter.
Name VariationPeter Ludwig Sommervold was also known as Peter Ludvig.
Name VariationPeter Ludwig Sommervold was also known as Sommerwald.
  • Peter 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.
  • Peter Ludwig Sommervold married Hilma L. Frahm, daughter of Herman Frahm and Bertha Balgemann, on 3 October 1928 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union.2
  • Peter 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
Census DateLocation
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.
  • Esther S. Sommervold was born on 28 April 1908 at South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp.
  • Esther S. Sommervold married Dallas Burkholder on 2 June 1956 at Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
  • Esther S. Sommervold died on 11 October 1999 at age 91.1
Census DateLocation
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.
  • Lillian 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.
  • Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm married Severt Sommervold Jr, son of Severt S. Sommervold and Mary A. Asp, on 5 October 1910 at Union, South Dakota.
  • Lillian 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 DateLocation
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
  • Viola Ethelyn Sommervold was born on 7 August 1911 at South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Severt Sommervold Jr and Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm.
  • Viola 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
  • Viola 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.
  • She was buried after 26 July 2011 at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.
    Viola and Newton Wevik tombstone
Census DateLocation
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
Census DateLocation
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
Marvin Sommervold
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 was born on 30 March 1915 at Union, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Severt Sommervold Jr and Lillian Elizabeth Fickbohm.
  • Marvin 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
  • Marvin 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 DateLocation
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.

Lillian Sophia Sommervold

F, b. circa 1918
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 Name13 April 1940As of 13 April 1940,her married name was Solbue.1
Census DateLocation
14 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaLillian Sophia 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 DakotaLillian Sophia Sommervold was listed as a daughter in Severt Sommervold Jr's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
     In October 1950 Severt and Lillian Fickbohm Sommervold 40th wedding anniversary. Lillian Sophia Sommervold was living in March 2012.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.
  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.
  • Olivia Abraham was born on 11 February 1894 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen.
  • Olivia Abraham was baptized on 25 March 1894 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
  • She 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
  • Olivia 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.
  • She was buried on 21 May 1992 at Union Creek Lutheran Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
    Olivia and Alfred Sommervold tombstone
Census DateLocation
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
  • Alvin O. Sommervold was born on 28 March 1916 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Peter Alfred Sommervold and Olivia Abraham.
  • Alvin O. Sommervold married Gertrude F. Popken, daughter of Otto J. F. Popken and Emma A. Schwarting, on 14 February 1943 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • Alvin O. Sommervold died on 29 May 2000 at age 84.
  • He was buried after 29 May 2000 at Union Creek Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
    Gertrude and Alvin O Sommervold tombstone
Census DateLocation
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.
  • Opal E. Sommervold was born on 1 May 1918 at Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Peter Alfred Sommervold and Olivia Abraham.
  • Opal 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
  • Opal 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 DateLocation
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
Ane (Kongsvik) Lykken1888
Ane (Kongsvik) Lykken - bef 1894
Father*Lars Olsen Lykken b. 1815, d. 31 May 1864
Mother*Berit Johnsdatter Stene b. 19 Feb 1820, d. 18 Feb 1891
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.
  • Anna 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.
  • Anna 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
  • She 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
  • Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik witnessed the baptism of Lars Olsen Lykken on 12 April 1868 at Byneset Parish, Sor Trondelag, Norway.3
  • Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik witnessed the baptism of Ingeborg Olsdatter on 20 August 1871 at Byneset Parish, Sor Trondelag, Norway; also reported as 13 Aug 1871.3
  • Anna 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
  • She was buried after 1 May 1917 at Roseni Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, Gr 5, Lot 42, Blk 1.
Census DateLocation
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?4
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.5
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.6
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.7
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.8
Anne Larsdatter confirmation at Byneset parish 19 Oct 1862
Anne Larsdatter confirmation at Byneset parish 19 Oct 1862 - original image
She 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, Ministerialbok for Byneset prestegjeld 1859-1877 (1655P)
    ID: 2364
    List: Fødte og døpte b 1859-1877.
  4. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Folketelling 1865 for 1655P Byneset prestegjeld
    ID: 38326.
  5. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 409 page 13 ED5.
  6. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 9. ED 340.
  7. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Sheet 4B. Dwelling 45.
  8. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Byneset prestegjeld 1859-1877 (1655P)
    ID: 2364
    List: Konfirmerte 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
  • Betsy Olsdatter Lykken was born on 27 June 1889 at Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Ole Jonsen Lykken and Anna Larsdatter Kongsvik.
  • Betsy 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
  • She 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
  • She was buried after 1 June 1910 at Roseni Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, Gr 3, Lot 55, Blk 2.
Census DateLocation
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.
  • Pearl E. Sommervold was born on 10 July 1921 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Peter Alfred Sommervold and Olivia Abraham.
  • Pearl 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
  • Pearl E. Sommervold died on 22 September 1982 at Hawarden, Sioux Co, Iowa, at age 61.
  • She was buried on 27 September 1982 at Union Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
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.
Census DateLocation
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.

Selma Sally Solaas

F, b. 7 December 1900, d. 23 June 1999
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
NicknameSelma Sally Solaas also went by the name of Sally.
Married Name29 September 1920As of 29 September 1920,her married name was Abraham.
  • Selma Sally Solaas was born on 7 December 1900 at Emmet Twp, Beresford, Union, South Dakota.1
  • She was the daughter of Lars Peterson Solaas and Johanna Olena Johanson.
  • Selma Sally Solaas married John Abraham, son of Peder Abrahamson and Julia Christine Christensen, on 29 September 1920 at Roseni Lutheran Church, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, Post Office: Akron, Iowa.2
    Brule Creek Church Records - Union, SD - Marriage of John Abraham and Selma Solaas 29 Sep 1920
  • Selma Sally Solaas died on 23 June 1999 at age 98.
  • She was buried after 23 June 1999 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
    Selma (Solaas) Abraham tombstone - Brule Creek Cemetery, SD
Census DateLocation
23 April 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaSelma Sally Solaas was listed as a daughter in Lars Peterson Solaas's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
5 January 1920Beresford City, Union, South DakotaSelma Sally Solaas was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Beresford City, Union, South Dakota, Both girls listed as hired help for the John Gardner residence. Selma is single. Ida is divorced..4
10 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaShe was listed as wife in John Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.5
     On 15 September 1935 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, attended Abraham Family Reunion at home of Mrs Julia Abraham. Selma Sally Solaas obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; Last residence Elk Point, Union, South Dakota. In May 1968 at Union, South Dakota, Selma (Solaas) Abraham selected Outstanding Homemaker.
Akron Register Tribune May 30, 1968 - Selma (Solaas) Abraham selected Outstanding Homemaker

Children of Selma Sally Solaas and John Abraham

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 759608 (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, ED431. Dwelling 42.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED243. Dwelling 19.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 70.

William Arthur Byrne

M, b. 6 March 1887
Father*Peter Byrne b. 12 Nov 1847, d. 29 Mar 1904
Mother*Mary Ellen Ray b. 16 Mar 1853, d. 16 May 1926
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Arthur Byrne was also known as Willie A.
  • William Arthur Byrne was born on 6 March 1887 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Peter Byrne and Mary Ellen Ray.
Census DateLocation
2 June 1900Reedsburg City, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Arthur Byrne was listed as a son in Peter Byrne's household on the 1900 Census at Reedsburg City, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1905Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Arthur Byrne appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Mary Ellen Ray at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 2B. ED 142. dwelling 34.

Martin S. Sommervold

M, b. 9 December 1910, d. December 1986
Father*Severt S. Sommervold b. 31 Mar 1856, d. 1 Jan 1941
Mother*Mary A. Asp b. 2 Dec 1868, d. 30 Dec 1948
Census DateLocation
16 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Twp, Union, South DakotaMartin S. 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.1
14 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaMartin S. Sommervold was listed as a son in Severt S. Sommervold's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
     Martin S. Sommervold obtained US Social Security Card at Colorado; last residence Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. ED 252. Dwelling 46.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 110.