Roy Volk

M, b. circa 1913
     Roy Volk was born circa 1913 at Wisconsin. He married Alice Mousseau, daughter of Joseph Mousseau and Mary Ann Walsh, before 1940.

Catherine Mousseau

F, b. circa 1916
     Catherine Mousseau married James Francis Verberkmoes, son of Leslie E. Verberkmoes and Mary L. (?). Catherine Mousseau was born circa 1916 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of Joseph Mousseau and Mary Ann Walsh.
     Her married name was Verberkmoes. Catherine Mousseau was listed as a daughter in Joseph Mousseau's household on the 1920 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1 Catherine Mousseau was listed as a daughter in Joseph Mousseau's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
Father*Joseph Mousseau b. 4 Jul 1886, d. 14 Oct 1967
Mother*Mary Ann Walsh b. 23 Jul 1887, d. 1 Jun 1985

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Dwelling 97.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 168.

James Francis Verberkmoes

M, b. 29 June 1912, d. 9 June 1992
     James Francis Verberkmoes married Catherine Mousseau, daughter of Joseph Mousseau and Mary Ann Walsh. James Francis Verberkmoes was born on 29 June 1912 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Leslie E. Verberkmoes and Mary L. (?). James Francis Verberkmoes died on 9 June 1992 at Dane, Wisconsin, at age 79.
     He obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence not specified.
Father*Leslie E. Verberkmoes b. c 1884
Mother*Mary L. (?) b. c 1889

Frances C. Mousseau

F, b. 2 April 1913, d. 21 August 1981
     Frances C. Mousseau was born on 2 April 1913 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of Joseph Mousseau and Mary Ann Walsh. Frances C. Mousseau died on 21 August 1981 at age 68.
     She was listed as a daughter in Joseph Mousseau's household on the 1920 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1 Frances C. Mousseau was listed as a daughter in Joseph Mousseau's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.2 As of 3 October 1934,her married name was Jennings.
Father*Joseph Mousseau b. 4 Jul 1886, d. 14 Oct 1967
Mother*Mary Ann Walsh b. 23 Jul 1887, d. 1 Jun 1985

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Dwelling 97.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 168.

Mary V. Mousseau

F, b. circa 1921
     Mary V. Mousseau was born circa 1921 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of Joseph Mousseau and Mary Ann Walsh.
     Her married name was Ward. Mary V. Mousseau was listed as a daughter in Joseph Mousseau's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Father*Joseph Mousseau b. 4 Jul 1886, d. 14 Oct 1967
Mother*Mary Ann Walsh b. 23 Jul 1887, d. 1 Jun 1985

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 168.

Joseph Leo Mousseau

M, b. 6 July 1927, d. 25 May 1990
     Joseph Leo Mousseau was born on 6 July 1927 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Joseph Mousseau and Mary Ann Walsh. Joseph Leo Mousseau died on 25 May 1990 at age 62.
     Joseph Leo Mousseau was also known as Leo Joseph. He obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence not specified. He was listed as a son in Joseph Mousseau's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Father*Joseph Mousseau b. 4 Jul 1886, d. 14 Oct 1967
Mother*Mary Ann Walsh b. 23 Jul 1887, d. 1 Jun 1985

Child of Joseph Leo Mousseau

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 168.

John Mousseau

M, b. 30 March 1955, d. July 1980
     John Mousseau was born on 30 March 1955. He was the son of Joseph Leo Mousseau. John Mousseau died in July 1980 at Cross Plains at age 25.
Father*Joseph Leo Mousseau b. 6 Jul 1927, d. 25 May 1990

Veronica Ann Mears

F, b. 19 June 1897, d. 2 January 1984
     Veronica Ann Mears was born on 19 June 1897 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of James Mears and Catherine (?). Veronica Ann Mears married William J. Walsh, son of Michael J. Walsh and Mary Kaney, on 29 November 1916 at Sauk, Wisconsin, #13-152. Veronica Ann Mears died on 2 January 1984 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 86. She was buried after 2 January 1984 at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery; New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin, row 7.1
William J and Veronica A Walsh tombstone

     She obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin. She was listed as a niece in Martin Mears's household on the 1900 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.2 Veronica Ann Mears was listed as a niece in Carl Volk's household on the 1910 Census at Bear Creek Town, Sauk, Wisconsin.3 As of 29 November 1916,her married name was Walsh. Veronica Ann Mears was listed as wife in William J. Walsh's household on the 1920 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.4 Veronica Ann Mears was listed as wife in William J. Walsh's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living next door to James Kaney.5
Father*James Mears b. 1862, d. 1929
Mother*Catherine (?) b. 1866, d. 1900

Children of Veronica Ann Mears and William J. Walsh

Citations

  1. [S180] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 6, page 14.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Ed 129. Dwelling 55. Sheet 3B.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 110. Sheet 7B. Dwelling 125.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Dwelling 96.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 133.

Lawrence A. Walsh

M, b. 3 September 1917, d. 14 May 2003
     Lawrence A. Walsh was born on 3 September 1917 at Wisconsin. He was the son of William J. Walsh and Veronica Ann Mears. Lawrence A. Walsh died on 14 May 2003 at age 85 Lawrence A. Walsh, age 85, of Spring Green, passed away on Wednesday, May 14, 2003, at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home.

He was born on Sept. 3, 1917, in Bear Greek Township, the son of William and Veronica (Mears) Walsh.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Mary Thering and Eileen Walsh; two brother-in-laws, Georgie Weitzel Jr. and Tom Greenheck. He was buried after 14 May 2003 at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery; New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Lawrence A Walsh tombstone

     He was listed as a son in William J. Walsh's household on the 1920 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1 Lawrence A. Walsh was listed as a son in William J. Walsh's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living next door to James Kaney.2
Father*William J. Walsh b. 23 Sep 1891, d. 17 Jan 1989
Mother*Veronica Ann Mears b. 19 Jun 1897, d. 2 Jan 1984

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Dwelling 96.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 133.

Mary Catherine Walsh

F, b. 30 June 1920, d. 29 September 2000
     Mary Catherine Walsh was born on 30 June 1920 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of William J. Walsh and Veronica Ann Mears. Mary Catherine Walsh married Joseph John Thering, son of Joseph Leo Thering and Rose V. Ederer, on 23 June 1943. Mary Catherine Walsh died on 29 September 2000 at Wisconsin at age 80.
     She obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin. Mary Catherine Walsh was also known as Mary Katherine. She was listed as a daughter in William J. Walsh's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living next door to James Kaney.1 As of 23 June 1943,her married name was Thering.
Father*William J. Walsh b. 23 Sep 1891, d. 17 Jan 1989
Mother*Veronica Ann Mears b. 19 Jun 1897, d. 2 Jan 1984

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 133.

Joseph John Thering

M, b. 20 October 1917, d. 3 August 2004
     Joseph John Thering was born on 20 October 1917 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Joseph Leo Thering and Rose V. Ederer. Joseph John Thering married Mary Catherine Walsh, daughter of William J. Walsh and Veronica Ann Mears, on 23 June 1943. Joseph John Thering died on 3 August 2004 at age 86.
     He was listed as a son in Joseph Leo Thering's household on the 1920 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1 Joseph John Thering was listed as a son in Joseph Leo Thering's household on the 1930 Census at Wyoming, Iowa, Wisconsin.2
Father*Joseph Leo Thering b. 28 Jan 1893, d. 17 Nov 1936
Mother*Rose V. Ederer b. 2 Mar 1895, d. 6 Jan 1982

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 178; Image: 448.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Wyoming, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: 2573; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 28; Image: 1058.0.

Eileen Walsh

F, b. 1926, d. 1948
     Eileen Walsh was born in 1926 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of William J. Walsh and Veronica Ann Mears. Eileen Walsh was buried in 1948 at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery; New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin, row 7.1
Eileen Walsh tombstone
She died in 1948.
     She was listed as a daughter in William J. Walsh's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living next door to James Kaney.2
Father*William J. Walsh b. 23 Sep 1891, d. 17 Jan 1989
Mother*Veronica Ann Mears b. 19 Jun 1897, d. 2 Jan 1984

Citations

  1. [S180] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 6, page 14.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 133.

John Thomas Greenheck

M, b. 10 September 1929, d. 1 December 2000
     John Thomas Greenheck was born on 10 September 1929 at Wisconsin. He was the son of John Joseph Greenheck and Agnes Catherine Roessler. John Thomas Greenheck died on 1 December 2000 at age 71. He was buried after 1 December 2000 at St Patrick Loretto Cemetery, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Thomas and Ann Walsh Greenheck tombstone

     John Thomas Greenheck was also known as Tom. John Thomas Greenheck was also known as Thomas. He was listed as a son in John Joseph Greenheck's household on the 1930 Census at Ithaca, Richland, Wisconsin.1
Father*John Joseph Greenheck b. 17 Apr 1895, d. 21 Sep 1968
Mother*Agnes Catherine Roessler b. 29 Jul 1905, d. 26 Nov 1974

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52-9. Dwelling 175.

John Charlson

M, b. 4 December 1881, d. 4 February 1936
     John Charlson was born on 4 December 1881 at Norway. He was the son of Karl Johan Martinussen and Margaret Lykken. John Charlson married Hilda Wevik, daughter of Ole Olsen Wevik and Lizzie Solem, on 17 December 1908 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.
St Peters Lutheran Congregation church records - Vermillion, SD - Marriage of Hilda Wevik and John Charlson 17 Dec 1908
John Charlson died on 4 February 1936 at age 54.
     John Charlson was also known as Joe. John Charlson was also known as Johan. John Charlson was also known as Karlsen. He immigrated in 1908 also reported as 1898. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Roseland, Tripp, South Dakota.1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Turgeon, Gregory, South Dakota.2 He appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.3
Father*Karl Johan Martinussen d. b 1925
Mother*Margaret Lykken d. b 1925

Children of John Charlson and Hilda Wevik

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 21.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64. Sheet 13B. Dwelling 83.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED67-11. Dwelling 78.

Marvid Clarence Charlson

M, b. 10 August 1909, d. 13 August 1969
     Marvid Clarence Charlson was born on 10 August 1909 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota. He was the son of John Charlson and Hilda Wevik. Marvid Clarence Charlson died on 13 August 1969 at age 60.
     Marvid Clarence Charlson was also known as Marvin Clarence. He obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Tularosa, Otero, New Mexico. He was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1910 Census at Roseland, Tripp, South Dakota.1 Marvid Clarence Charlson was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1920 Census at Turgeon, Gregory, South Dakota.2 Marvid Clarence Charlson appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of John Charlson at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. Marvid Clarence Charlson was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.3
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 21.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64. Sheet 13B. Dwelling 83.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED67-11. Dwelling 78.

Elmer Oliver Charlson

M, b. 10 April 1911, d. 2 February 1987
     Elmer Oliver Charlson was born on 10 April 1911 at Hamill, Tripp, South Dakota. He was the son of John Charlson and Hilda Wevik. Elmer Oliver Charlson died on 2 February 1987 at Sioux Falls, South Dakota, at age 75.
     He obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; Last residence Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota.. Elmer Oliver Charlson was also known as Almer. He was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1920 Census at Turgeon, Gregory, South Dakota.1 Elmer Oliver Charlson appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of John Charlson at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. Elmer Oliver Charlson was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.2
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64. Sheet 13B. Dwelling 83.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED67-11. Dwelling 78.

Herman Jerome Charlson

M, b. 9 May 1912, d. 4 February 1951
     Herman Jerome Charlson was born on 9 May 1912 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota. He was the son of John Charlson and Hilda Wevik. Herman Jerome Charlson died on 4 February 1951 at age 38.
     Herman Jerome Charlson was also known as Ole. He was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1920 Census at Turgeon, Gregory, South Dakota.1 Herman Jerome Charlson appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of John Charlson at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. Herman Jerome Charlson was listed as a lodger with the Bishop Dampier family on the 1930 Census at Alachua, Alachua, Florida; occupation Day Laborer.2
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64. Sheet 13B. Dwelling 83.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED6. Dwelling 305.

Ernest L. Charlson

M, b. 16 October 1913, d. 24 May 1968
     Ernest L. Charlson was born on 16 October 1913 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota. He was the son of John Charlson and Hilda Wevik. Ernest L. Charlson died on 24 May 1968 at LeMars, Iowa, at age 54.
     He obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; Last residence Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa.. He was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1920 Census at Turgeon, Gregory, South Dakota.1 Ernest L. Charlson appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of John Charlson at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. Ernest L. Charlson was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.2 Ernest L. Charlson attended the 13th annual Lykken family reunion Emil Fred Klemme and Anna Marie Lykken were The 13th annual Lykken reunion was held Sunday, August 17, at the home of Mr. And Mrs. Emil Klemme at Akron.
Following the business meeting games were played and a social time was enjoyed.
Those attending from this vicinity included: Mr. And Mrs. Olof Abrahamson and sons and Mr. And Mrs. August Anderson of Akron; Mr and Mrs. Leonard Wevik and Gloria of Remsen.
Mr. And Mrs. Emil Engelbrecht, Mr and Mrs. John Engelbrecht and Mr. And Mrs. Ernest Charlson and children of Le Mars. on 17 August 1952 at Lykken reunion, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.3
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64. Sheet 13B. Dwelling 83.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED67-11. Dwelling 78.
  3. [S289] Iowa, Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel (Le Mars, Iowa), 1952 August 29 - Lykken + Klemme - reunion.

Eugene Charles Victor Charlson

M, b. 9 November 1920, d. 13 January 1987
     Eugene Charles Victor Charlson was born on 9 November 1920 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota. He was the son of John Charlson and Hilda Wevik. Eugene Charles Victor Charlson married Katherine Elizabeth McGuire before 1948 From Lynton (Bill) Stewart: My wife's parents were never legally married, although they went through a marriage ceremony in Georgia. He listed his "wife" as a dependent during his service in the U.S. Army, and my wife was born at the Post Hospital at Fort McPherson in Atlanta, GA. Gene Charlson and Katherine Elizabeth McGuire Burke had two daughters born of their relationship. Both of them were married to other people at the time of their "marriage" in Georgia. We do not know if he fathered any other children. Eugene Charles Victor Charlson married Frances Pierce Ford in December 1964. Eugene Charles Victor Charlson died on 13 January 1987 at Portland, Washington, Oregon, at age 66.1
     Eugene Charles Victor Charlson was also known as Gene. He obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; Last residence Beaverton, Washington, Oregon.. Eugene Charles Victor Charlson also went by the name of Swede. He appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of John Charlson at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. Eugene Charles Victor Charlson was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.2 On 14 December 1942 at U.S. World War II Army Enlistment, Los Angeles, California, Name: Eugene C Charlson Birth Year: 1920 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: South Dakota State: California County or City: San Bernardino Enlistment Date: 14 Dec 1942 Enlistment State: California Enlistment City: Los Angeles Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Grade: Private Grade Code: Private Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men) Source: Civil Life Education: 4 years of high school Marital Status: Single, with dependents Height: 74 Weight: 068. On 30 October 1946 He enlisted in the Army again on 30 October 1946 at Boca Raton Army Air Field in Florida. He enlisted for 3 years. He was medically discharged from the Army/Navy Hospital in Hot Springs, Arkansas on 26 Nov 1948. In December 1948 Believed to have embezzled money from his employer in San Francisco in December of 1948, and Katherine hocked her jewelry to bail him out of jail. He then disappeared, and she never heard from him again.
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965

Citations

  1. [S272] Oregon Death Index, 1903-98 (published), Certificate: 87-00853.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED67-11. Dwelling 78.

John Raymond Charlson

M, b. 30 November 1926, d. 22 April 1984
     John Raymond Charlson was born on 30 November 1926 at Hornick, Woodbury, Iowa. He was the son of John Charlson and Hilda Wevik. John Raymond Charlson died on 22 April 1984 at LeMars, Iowa, at age 57.
     John Raymond Charlson was also known as Raymond. He obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; Last residence Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa.. He was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.1
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED67-11. Dwelling 78.

Katherine Elizabeth McGuire

F, b. 19 March 1917, d. 30 January 2005
     Katherine Elizabeth McGuire was born on 19 March 1917. She married Eugene Charles Victor Charlson, son of John Charlson and Hilda Wevik, before 1948 From Lynton (Bill) Stewart: My wife's parents were never legally married, although they went through a marriage ceremony in Georgia. He listed his "wife" as a dependent during his service in the U.S. Army, and my wife was born at the Post Hospital at Fort McPherson in Atlanta, GA. Gene Charlson and Katherine Elizabeth McGuire Burke had two daughters born of their relationship. Both of them were married to other people at the time of their "marriage" in Georgia. We do not know if he fathered any other children. Katherine Elizabeth McGuire died on 30 January 2005 at age 87.
     Katherine Elizabeth McGuire was also known as Kitty. Katherine Elizabeth McGuire was also known as Catherine Elizabeth. As of May 1936,her married name was Burke. As of before 1948,her married name was Charlson.

Helen Leola Charlson

F, b. 15 December 1917, d. 8 July 2008
     Helen Leola Charlson was born on 15 December 1917 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota. She was the daughter of John Charlson and Hilda Wevik. Helen Leola Charlson married Rudie R. Rezek, son of Joseph Rezek and Anna (?), on 17 May 1948 second marriage. Helen Leola Charlson died on 8 July 2008 at age 90 Helen L. Rezek, 90, of Wahoo died Tuesday, July 8, 2008, at Saunders County Care Center in Wahoo. She was born Dec. 15, 1917, in Beresford, S.D., to John and Hilda (Wievik) Charlson. She grew up and attended school in the Beresford area. She later worked for a doctor while living in Sioux City, Iowa. She moved to Lincoln and worked at Western Electric. She married Rudie Rezek on May 17, 1948. They moved to Wahoo. She worked at Campbell Soup Co. in Fremont for five years. She then helped to set up and run the kitchen at Haven House when it first opened. Later, she became the cafeteria manager at Bishop Neumann High School. She worked there for 17 1/2 years. She was a member of St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, St. Ludmilla?s Guild, Altar Rosary Society and Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary Post 4502. Survivors include: two sons, Bob (and wife, Mitzi) Ward of Phoenix and Don (and wife, Sandy) Ward of Crete; a daughter, Pam (and husband, Lyle) Knox of Omaha; eight grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, infant twins and six brothers. The funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Wahoo with the Rev. Charles Townsend officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8:30 p.m. Friday at Svoboda Funeral Home in Wahoo. An Altar Rosary Society rosary will be said at 5 p.m. Friday with a parish rosary at 7:30 p.m., both at the funeral home. Visitation will continue one hour prior to service time Saturday at the church. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery. Memorials have been established to St. Wenceslaus Church and VFW Auxiliary Post 4502.
     She obtained US Social Security Card at Nebraska; last residence Wahoo, Saunders, Nebraska. Her married name was Ward. She was listed as a daughter in John Charlson's household on the 1920 Census at Turgeon, Gregory, South Dakota.1 Helen Leola Charlson appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of John Charlson at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. Helen Leola Charlson was listed as a daughter in John Charlson's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.2 As of 17 May 1948,her married name was Rezek.
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64. Sheet 13B. Dwelling 83.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED67-11. Dwelling 78.

Anders Olai Solem

M, b. March 1850, d. 24 January 1935
     Anders Olai Solem was born in March 1850 at Norway also reported as 1852. He was the son of Ole Mathias Andersen Stubhaug and Danille Ingvaldsdtr Solem. Anders Olai Solem married Sigri Johnson Lund, daughter of John Gunnarsen Lund and Gertrude Thoresdatter Kleven, on 26 March 1877. Anders Olai Solem died on 24 January 1935 at Union, South Dakota, at age 84 also reported as 1933. He was buried after 24 January 1935 at South St. Paul Cemetery, Union, South Dakota, Grave 3, Lot 25, Block 2, Section 2; also reported as 1933.
Sigrid Lund and Anders O Solem tombstone

     Anders Olai Solem was also known as Olson. Anders Olai Solem was also known as Andrew. He immigrated with Ole Mathias Andersen Stubhaug and Gunhild Pernille Madsdatter Hafstad in 1866 at Michigan. Anders Olai Solem and Sigri Johnson Lund were naturalized in 1880. Anders Olai Solem was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory; surname listed as Olson.1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; surname listed as Olsen.2 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Elk Point, Union, South Dakota.4 He was listed as father (actually father-in-law) in Gustav Andreas Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.5
Father*Ole Mathias Andersen Stubhaug b. 2 Oct 1821, d. 2 Mar 1916
Mother*Danille Ingvaldsdtr Solem b. 1824, d. Apr 1850

Children of Anders Olai Solem and Sigri Johnson Lund

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Spink, Union, Dakota Territory; Roll: 115; Family History Film: 1254115; Page: 403A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 0005.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1555; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 340.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED430. Dwelling 62.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED248. Dwelling 123.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 13.

Sigri Johnson Lund

F, b. 17 June 1854, d. 1 September 1934
     Sigri Johnson Lund was born on 17 June 1854 at Norway. She was the daughter of John Gunnarsen Lund and Gertrude Thoresdatter Kleven. Sigri Johnson Lund married Anders Olai Solem, son of Ole Mathias Andersen Stubhaug and Danille Ingvaldsdtr Solem, on 26 March 1877. Sigri Johnson Lund died on 1 September 1934 at age 80 Mrs. Anders O. Solem passed away at her home in Union county, S. D., Saturday, September 1, 1934, due to the infirmities of advanced years, at the age of 80 years, 2 months and 15 days.

Sigri Johnson Lund, daughter of John and Gjertru Lund, was born in Stordahl, Norway, June 10, 1854. She came to Goodhue county, Minn., with her parents in 1865, at the age of 11 years. Three years later they came to Union county, S. D. She was a member of Rev. Nessa's first confirmation class in the St. Paul congregation. On March 26, 1877, she was united in marriage with Anders O. Solem. In the fall of the same year they bought the present home, where they have resided ever since, with the exception of nine years in Elk Point. She is survived by her husband and four children, Daniel Solem of Little Fork, Minn; Emelic (Mrs. Otto Sorsdahl) of Midale, Sask., Canada; George Solem, of Chicago; Agnes (Mrs. Gust. Abraham), at home, to mourn the loss of this loving wife and mother, besides nine grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Mrs. Solem was a charter member of the St. Paul Ladies' Aid, where she was an active member for forty years. She will be greatly missed and mourned in that community.

Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, last week at the home and in the St. Paul Lutheran church, conducted by Rev. W. I. Aamoth. Interment was in the St. Paul cemetery. She was buried after 1 September 1934 at South St. Paul Cemetery, Union, South Dakota, Grave 2, Lot 25, Block 2, Section 2.
Sigrid Lund and Anders O Solem tombstone

     Sigri Johnson Lund was also known as Sigrid. Sigri Johnson Lund was also known as Sarah. She immigrated in 1865. She immigrated with John Gunnarsen Lund and Gertrude Thoresdatter Kleven in 1865. Sigri Johnson Lund was listed in John Gunnarsen Lund's household on the 1870 Census at Brule, Union, Dakota Territory; surname listed as Gunderson.1 As of 26 March 1877,her married name was Solem. Sigri Johnson Lund and Anders Olai Solem were naturalized in 1880. Sigri Johnson Lund was listed as wife in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory; surname listed as Olson.2 Sigri Johnson Lund was listed as wife in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; surname listed as Olsen.3 Sigri Johnson Lund was listed as wife in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4 Sigri Johnson Lund was listed as wife in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1920 Census at Elk Point, Union, South Dakota.5 Sigri Johnson Lund was listed as mother (actually mother-in-law) in Gustav Andreas Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.6
Father*John Gunnarsen Lund b. 8 Mar 1827, d. 10 Sep 1900
Mother*Gertrude Thoresdatter Kleven b. c 1822, d. b 1884

Children of Sigri Johnson Lund and Anders Olai Solem

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Brule, Union, Dakota Territory; Roll: M593_118; Page: 107B; Image: 218; Family History Library Film: 545617.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Spink, Union, Dakota Territory; Roll: 115; Family History Film: 1254115; Page: 403A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 0005.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1555; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 340.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED430. Dwelling 62.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED248. Dwelling 123.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 13.

Gurine Emelie Solem

F, b. 19 November 1880, d. 17 February 1954
     Gurine Emelie Solem was born on 19 November 1880 at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1 She was the daughter of Anders Olai Solem and Sigri Johnson Lund. Gurine Emelie Solem married Otto A. Sorsdahl, son of Andrew Svenson Sorsdahl, on 29 January 1908. Gurine Emelie Solem died on 17 February 1954 at Canada at age 73.
     Gurine Emelie Solem was also known as Emelie Gurine. She was listed as a daughter in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; surname listed as Olsen.2 As of 29 January 1908,her married name was Sorsdahl. Gurine Emelie Solem appeared on the census of 1916 in the household of Otto A. Sorsdahl at Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Father*Anders Olai Solem b. Mar 1850, d. 24 Jan 1935
Mother*Sigri Johnson Lund b. 17 Jun 1854, d. 1 Sep 1934

Children of Gurine Emelie Solem and Otto A. Sorsdahl

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 659483 (unknown file date).
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1555; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 340.

Agnes Stephanie Solem

F, b. 5 March 1894, d. 24 July 1988
Agnes (Solem) Abraham - Brule Creek Lutheran Church 1983
     Agnes Stephanie Solem was born on 5 March 1894 at Union, South Dakota.1 She was the daughter of Anders Olai Solem and Sigri Johnson Lund. Agnes Stephanie Solem married Gustav Andreas Abraham, son of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter, on 24 February 1927 at Brule Creek Church, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Akron, Iowa.2
Akron Register Tribune March 3, 1927 - Gust Abraham and Agnes Solem wedding announcement
Brule Creek Church Records - Union, SD - Marriage of Gust Abraham and Agnes Solem 1927
Agnes Stephanie Solem died on 24 July 1988 at Morningside Manor, Alcester, Union, South Dakota, at age 94 Agnes Abraham, 94, Elk Point, died Sunday in Morningside Manor Nursing Home in Alcestor. Agnes Solem was born March 5, 1894, in Union County. She attended South Spink School north of Elk Point and Augustana Academy, Canton. She married Gust Abraham on Feb. 24, 1927, in rural Elk Point. They farmed until 1950 when Mr. Abraham retired. They moved to Phoenix, Ariz., in 1959. Mr. Abraham died in 1967. Mrs. Abraham moved back to Elk Point in 1976. She was a member of Brule Creek Lutheran Church in rural Elk Point. Survivors include one son, Gerald, Los Vegas, Nev. Services will begin at 10am Thursday in Brule Creek Lutheran Church with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at 8am to 10pm today with the family present from 7 to 8 pm at Anderson Funeral Home in Elk Point. She was buried on 28 July 1988 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
Agnes Abraham tombstone

     She was listed as a daughter in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; surname listed as Olsen.3 Agnes Stephanie Solem was listed as a daughter in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4 Agnes Stephanie Solem was listed as a daughter in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1920 Census at Elk Point, Union, South Dakota.5 As of 24 February 1927,her married name was Abraham. Agnes Stephanie Solem was listed as wife in Gustav Andreas Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.6 Agnes Stephanie Solem obtained US Social Security Card at California; Last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota. She and Gustav Andreas Abraham lived in 1959 at Phoenix, Arizona. Agnes Stephanie Solem and Gustav Andreas Abraham lived in 1964 at Meza, Arizona. Agnes Stephanie Solem migrated in 1976 at Elk Point, Union, South Dakota.
Father*Anders Olai Solem b. Mar 1850, d. 24 Jan 1935
Mother*Sigri Johnson Lund b. 17 Jun 1854, d. 1 Sep 1934

Child of Agnes Stephanie Solem and Gustav Andreas Abraham

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 695868 (unknown file date).
  2. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1555; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 340.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED430. Dwelling 62.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED248. Dwelling 123.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 13.

John Gerhart Groon

M, b. 16 January 1874, d. 22 April 1955
     John Gerhart Groon was born on 16 January 1874 at Germany also reported as 16 Jan 1875. He was the son of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel. John Gerhart Groon married Nellie Johnson, daughter of Jens Johnson and Hannah Bengtsdotter, on 4 July 1900 at Elk Point, South Dakota. John Gerhart Groon died on 22 April 1955 at age 81 Funeral services for John Gerhart Groon, 81, a retired farmer who died Friday, April 22, were at 2pm Monday at Union Creek Lutheran church. Burial was in the church cemetery under the direction of the Lewison funeral home. Mr. Groon was born Jan 16, 1874, in Germany. He came to the United States at the age of 2. He married Nellie Johnson July 4, 1900, at Elk Point, SD. He farmed in Sioux Valley township until he retired in 1946 and moved to Akron. Surviving are the widow; a daughter, Mrs. Arthur Abraham of Sioux City; a son, Clifford of Akron, three sisters, a brother, and 11 grandchildren.1
     John Gerhart Groon was also known as J. G. John Gerhart Groon was also known as John Gerd. John Gerhart Groon also went by the name of Gerdy. He immigrated with Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel in 1875. John Gerhart Groon was listed as a son in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1880 Census at Grant, Plymouth, Iowa.2 John Gerhart Groon was listed as a servant (soon to be son-in-law) in Jens Johnson's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3 John Gerhart Groon was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4 On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Union, South Dakota. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.5 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.6 On 4 July 1950 at Union Creek Lutheran Church J G and Nellie (Johnson) Groon 50th wedding anniversary.
Akron Register Tribune July 13, 1950 - J G and Nellie (Johnson) Groon 50th wedding anniversary
Father*Gerhart J. Groon b. Aug 1835, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Anna Von Hagel b. 8 Jan 1851, d. b Apr 1910

Children of John Gerhart Groon and Nellie Johnson

Citations

  1. [S289] Iowa, Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel (Le Mars, Iowa), Lemars Sentinel (Le Mars, Iowa) > 1955 > April > 27. Page 8.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0359. Page 71C. ED171. Dwelling 94.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED339. Dwelling 109.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED429. Dwelling 37.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED251. Sheet 6A. Stamp 264. Dwelling 112.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-14. Dwelling 106.

Nellie Johnson

F, b. 4 July 1882, d. 25 June 1962
     Nellie Johnson was born on 4 July 1882 at Union, South Dakota. She was the daughter of Jens Johnson and Hannah Bengtsdotter. Nellie Johnson married John Gerhart Groon, son of Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel, on 4 July 1900 at Elk Point, South Dakota. Nellie Johnson died on 25 June 1962 at age 79 Funeral services will be held at 2pm Thursday from the Union Creek Lutheran church northwest of Akron for Mrs. Nellie Groon who would have been 80 years of age on July 4. Mrs. Groon died Monday evening at a Sioux City hospital after a bref illness. She had lived in Akron since 1946 when she and her late husband, J. Gerhart Groon retired from the farm in Sioux Valley township, Union County, SD. Mrs. Groon was born July 4, 1882 in Union county, SD and her marriage took plance July 4, 1900 at Elk Point, SD. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Hannah Abraham of Sioux City, a son Clifford, Akron, 12 grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. Hannah Seely of Akron. The Rev. David Roy will conduct the funeral and burial will be in the church cemetery under the direction of the Lewison funeral home. The casket will be open at the church from one o'clock until service time.1
     She was listed as a daughter in Jens Johnson's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.2 As of 4 July 1900,her married name was Groon. Nellie Johnson was listed as wife in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3 Nellie Johnson was listed as wife in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4 Nellie Johnson was listed as wife in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.5 On 4 July 1950 at Union Creek Lutheran Church J G and Nellie (Johnson) Groon 50th wedding anniversary.
Akron Register Tribune July 13, 1950 - J G and Nellie (Johnson) Groon 50th wedding anniversary
Father*Jens Johnson b. 20 Sep 1859, d. 1 Jun 1902
Mother*Hannah Bengtsdotter b. 29 Sep 1852, d. 2 Feb 1897

Children of Nellie Johnson and John Gerhart Groon

Citations

  1. [S288] Iowa, Lemars Daily Sentinel (Le Mars, Iowa), Lemars Daily Sentinel (Le Mars, Iowa) > 1962 > June > 27. Page 1.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED339. Dwelling 109.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED429. Dwelling 37.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED251. Sheet 6A. Stamp 264. Dwelling 112.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-14. Dwelling 106.

Gerald Clifford Groon

M, b. 26 September 1908, d. 26 October 1988
     Gerald Clifford Groon was born on 26 September 1908 at South Dakota. He was the son of John Gerhart Groon and Nellie Johnson. Gerald Clifford Groon married Nina Elva Thayer, daughter of Orson Monroe Thayer and Rose Mabel Rolfe, on 7 May 1932 at Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Akron, Iowa.1
Gerald Clifford Groon died on 26 October 1988 at age 80.
     Gerald Clifford Groon was also known as Clifford. He obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota. He was listed as a son in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.2 Gerald Clifford Groon was listed as a son in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3 Gerald Clifford Groon was listed as a son in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4
Father*John Gerhart Groon b. 16 Jan 1874, d. 22 Apr 1955
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 4 Jul 1882, d. 25 Jun 1962

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED429. Dwelling 37.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED251. Sheet 6A. Stamp 264. Dwelling 112.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-14. Dwelling 106.

Nona Mae Abraham

F, b. 23 February 1926, d. 12 April 2013
Nona Mae Abraham - Dec 1942
     Nona Mae Abraham was born on 23 February 1926 at Spink, Union, South Dakota. She was the daughter of Arthur Matthew Abraham and Hannah Wilhelmina Groon. Nona Mae Abraham married Athel Vincent Arney, son of Lawrence Corwin Arney and Eliza Verna Vincent, on 18 August 1946 at Riverside Lutheran Church, Sioux City, Iowa. Nona Mae Abraham died on 12 April 2013 at Lower Lake, Lake, California, at age 87.
     Nona Mae Abraham was also known as Abrahamson. She was a accountant. She had zero children. She was listed as a daughter in Arthur Matthew Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1 Nona Mae Abraham was a bridesmaid at the wedding of Lu Ida Olive Klemme and Olaf Robert Abrahamson on 19 December 1942 at Brule Creek Church, Elk Point, Union, South Dakota; County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Burbank;
Prominent Spink Couple Married Last Saturday - Pretty Church Ceremony Unites Miss Lu Ida Klemme and Mr. Olaf Abrahamson - Nuptial promises were exchanged by Lu Ida Klemme daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Emil Klemme, and Olaf Abrahamson, son of Mrs. Ole Abrahamson, Dec. 19th, at 6:00 o'clock in the Brule Creek Lutheran church, Rev. D. L. Jacobson performing the ceremony. The church was decorated in the bride's colors, white and blue. Marjorie Klemme, sister of the bride, Nona Mae Abrahamson, niece of the groom, and Norma Jean Abrahamson, cousin of the groom, attended the bride. The groom was attended by Philip Abrahamson, Luverne Klemme, and Carter Twedt. The wedding party entered to strains of Lohengrin's Wedding March. Nona Mae Abrahamson entered, carrying a bouquet of yellow chrysanthemums tied with a pink bow. Her dress was a floor length blue satin and chiffon. Marjorie Klemme followed carrying a bouquet of white chrysanthemums tied with a pink bow. Her dress was a floor length blue chiffon and taffeta. The bridesmaids were met at the front of the church by Luvern Klemme and Philip Abrahamson. Norma Jean Abrahamson, flower girl, preceding the bride, strewed flower petals on the white carpeted aisle. She was met by Carter Twedt, ringbearer, and they took their place before the maid of honor. Norma Jean's dress was a floor length white cotton Swiss, trimmed with pink rosebuds. The bride entered carrying a bouquet of pink roses tied with a blue bow. She was attired in a floor-length gown of ivory pan satin and wore a full-length veil. She was met by the groom and they proceeded to the altar. The song, "I Love You Truly," was sung by Mrs. L. S. Twedt. The marriage vows were exchanged in a single ring ceremony, after which Mrs. Twedt sang "Because." The wedding party left the altar with the playing of "A Midsummer's Night Dream." The reception was held at the bride's home, immediately following the ceremony. A two course dinner was served to the following friends and relatives: Mr. and Mrs. Emil Klemme and family, Mrs. Ole Abrahamson, Rev. and Mrs. Douglas Jacobson, Miss Rachel Olson, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Klemme, Mr. and Mrs. Ola Lykken and family, Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Anderson and family, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Andrews and family, Mr. and Mrs. Norman Abrahamson and family, Mr. and Mrs. Andy Abrahamson, Mr. and Mrs. L. S. Twedt, Mr. and Mrs. Warren Solbue, Mr. and Mrs. Selmer Larson, Miss Dorothy Hofland, Miss Ruth Lykken, Miss Edith Zetterland, Miss Ardis Stoen, Miss Evelyn Clostergaard, Mr. and Mrs. Art Abrahamson and family, Misses Judith and Olive Wevik, and Mrs. And Mrs. Lars Lykken.2 As of 18 August 1946,her married name was Arney. Nona Mae Abraham and Athel Vincent Arney lived in 2002 at Sun City West, Arizona. Nona Mae Abraham and Athel Vincent Arney lived in August 2009 at Sun City West, Arizona.
Father*Arthur Matthew Abraham b. 19 Jun 1899, d. 25 Apr 1961
Mother*Hannah Wilhelmina Groon b. 26 Sep 1900, d. 6 Oct 1972

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED97-35. Dwelling 179.
  2. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.