Eugene Charles Victor Charlson

M, b. 9 November 1920, d. 13 January 1987
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEugene Charles Victor Charlson was also known as Gene.
NicknameEugene Charles Victor Charlson also went by the name of Swede.
  • 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
Census DateLocation
1 January 1925Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaEugene Charles Victor Charlson appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of John Charlson at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
9 April 1930Grant, Monona, IowaEugene Charles Victor Charlson was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.2
     Eugene Charles Victor Charlson obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; Last residence Beaverton, Washington, Oregon.. 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.

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
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Raymond Charlson was also known as Raymond.
  • 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.
Census DateLocation
9 April 1930Grant, Monona, IowaJohn Raymond Charlson was listed as a son in John Charlson's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.1
     John Raymond Charlson obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; Last residence Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa..

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
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKatherine Elizabeth McGuire was also known as Kitty.
Name VariationKatherine Elizabeth McGuire was also known as Catherine Elizabeth.
Married NameMay 1936As of May 1936,her married name was Burke.
Married Namebefore 1948As of before 1948,her married name was Charlson.
  • 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.

Helen Leola Charlson

F, b. 15 December 1917, d. 8 July 2008
Father*John Charlson b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 4 Feb 1936
Mother*Hilda Wevik b. 7 Apr 1889, d. 20 Jun 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ward.
Married Name17 May 1948As of 17 May 1948,her married name was Rezek.
  • 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.
Census DateLocation
March 1920Turgeon, Gregory, South DakotaHelen Leola Charlson was listed as a daughter in John Charlson's household on the 1920 Census at Turgeon, Gregory, South Dakota.1
1 January 1925Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaHelen Leola Charlson appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of John Charlson at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
9 April 1930Grant, Monona, IowaHelen Leola Charlson was listed as a daughter in John Charlson's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Monona, Iowa.2
     Helen Leola Charlson obtained US Social Security Card at Nebraska; last residence Wahoo, Saunders, Nebraska.

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
Father*Ole Mathias Andersen Stubhaug b. 2 Oct 1821, d. 2 Mar 1916
Mother*Danille Ingvaldsdtr Solem b. 1824, d. Apr 1850
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnders Olai Solem was also known as Olson.
Name VariationAnders Olai Solem was also known as Andrew.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritoryAnders Olai Solem was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Spink, Union, Dakota Territory, surname listed as Olson.1
14 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota, surname listed as Olsen.2
2 May 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
8 January 1920Elk Point, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Elk Point, Union, South Dakota.4
2 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as father (actually father-in-law) in Gustav Andreas Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.5
     Anders Olai Solem 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.

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
Father*John Gunnarsen Lund b. 8 Mar 1827, d. 10 Sep 1900
Mother*Gertrude Thoresdatter Kleven b. c 1822, d. b 1884
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSigri Johnson Lund was also known as Sigrid.
Name VariationSigri Johnson Lund was also known as Sarah.
Married Name26 March 1877As of 26 March 1877,her married name was Solem.
  • 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
Census DateLocation
23 August 1870Brule, Union, Dakota TerritorySigri Johnson Lund was listed in John Gunnarsen Lund's household on the 1870 Census at Brule, Union, Dakota Territory; surname listed as Gunderson.1
June 1880Spink, Union, Dakota TerritorySigri 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
14 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaSigri 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
2 May 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaSigri Johnson Lund was listed as wife in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4
8 January 1920Elk Point, Union, South DakotaSigri Johnson Lund was listed as wife in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1920 Census at Elk Point, Union, South Dakota.5
2 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaSigri 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
     Sigri Johnson Lund immigrated in 1865. She immigrated with John Gunnarsen Lund and Gertrude Thoresdatter Kleven in 1865. Sigri Johnson Lund and Anders Olai Solem were naturalized in 1880.

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
Father*Anders Olai Solem b. Mar 1850, d. 24 Jan 1935
Mother*Sigri Johnson Lund b. 17 Jun 1854, d. 1 Sep 1934
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGurine Emelie Solem was also known as Emelie Gurine.
Married Name29 January 1908As of 29 January 1908,her married name was Sorsdahl.
Census DateLocation
14 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaGurine Emelie Solem 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
1916Weyburn, Saskatchewan, CanadaGurine Emelie Solem appeared on the census of 1916 in the household of Otto A. Sorsdahl at Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada.

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
Father*Anders Olai Solem b. Mar 1850, d. 24 Jan 1935
Mother*Sigri Johnson Lund b. 17 Jun 1854, d. 1 Sep 1934
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 February 1927As of 24 February 1927,her married name was Abraham.
  • 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
Census DateLocation
14 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaAgnes Stephanie Solem 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
2 May 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaAgnes Stephanie Solem was listed as a daughter in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4
8 January 1920Elk Point, Union, South DakotaAgnes Stephanie Solem was listed as a daughter in Anders Olai Solem's household on the 1920 Census at Elk Point, Union, South Dakota.5
2 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaAgnes 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.

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
Father*Gerhart J. Groon b. Aug 1835, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Anna Von Hagel b. 8 Jan 1851, d. b Apr 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Gerhart Groon was also known as J. G.
Name VariationJohn Gerhart Groon was also known as John Gerd.
NicknameJohn Gerhart Groon also went by the name of Gerdy.
  • 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
Census DateLocation
16 June 1880Grant, Plymouth, IowaJohn Gerhart Groon was listed as a son in Gerhart J. Groon's household on the 1880 Census at Grant, Plymouth, Iowa.2
21 June 1900Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaJohn 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
20 April 1910Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaJohn Gerhart Groon was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4
25 February 1920Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.5
14 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
     John Gerhart Groon immigrated with Gerhart J. Groon and Anna Von Hagel in 1875. On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Union, South Dakota. 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

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
Father*Jens Johnson b. 20 Sep 1859, d. 1 Jun 1902
Mother*Hannah Bengtsdotter b. 29 Sep 1852, d. 2 Feb 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 July 1900As of 4 July 1900,her married name was Groon.
  • 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
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaNellie Johnson was listed as a daughter in Jens Johnson's household on the 1900 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.2
20 April 1910Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaNellie Johnson was listed as wife in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3
25 February 1920Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaNellie Johnson was listed as wife in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4
14 April 1930Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaNellie 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

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
Father*John Gerhart Groon b. 16 Jan 1874, d. 22 Apr 1955
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 4 Jul 1882, d. 25 Jun 1962
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGerald Clifford Groon was also known as Clifford.
Census DateLocation
20 April 1910Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaGerald Clifford Groon was listed as a son in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1910 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.2
25 February 1920Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaGerald Clifford Groon was listed as a son in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1920 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.3
14 April 1930Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaGerald Clifford Groon was listed as a son in John Gerhart Groon's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.4
     Gerald Clifford Groon obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 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
Father*Arthur Matthew Abraham b. 19 Jun 1899, d. 25 Apr 1961
Mother*Hannah Wilhelmina Groon b. 26 Sep 1900, d. 6 Oct 1972
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationNona Mae Abraham was also known as Abrahamson.
Married Name18 August 1946As of 18 August 1946,her married name was Arney.
  • 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 was baptized on 18 April 1926 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Union, South Dakota.
  • She 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.1
  • 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.
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaNona Mae Abraham was listed as a daughter in Arthur Matthew Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.2
     Nona Mae Abraham was a accountant. She had zero children. She 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.

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, ED97-35. Dwelling 179.

Gerald Orville Abraham

M, b. 8 May 1932, d. 2 August 2009
Gerald Abraham
Gerald (Jerry) Abraham 1949
Father*Arthur Matthew Abraham b. 19 Jun 1899, d. 25 Apr 1961
Mother*Hannah Wilhelmina Groon b. 26 Sep 1900, d. 6 Oct 1972
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameGerald Orville Abraham also went by the name of Jerry.
  • Gerald Orville Abraham was born on 8 May 1932 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
  • He was the son of Arthur Matthew Abraham and Hannah Wilhelmina Groon.
  • Gerald Orville Abraham died on 2 August 2009 at age 77 Abraham, Gerald "Jerry" Age 77 - Aug 2, 2009 Omaha. Preceded in death by parents; grandson, David Murphy. Survived by wife, Doris Abraham; children, Donald (Karen) Abraham, Phoenix, AZ, Cheryl Robinson, Saukville, WI, Barbara (Tom) Woodworth, Omaha, Connie (Ed) Murphy, Omaha; sister, Nona (Athel) Arney, Sun City West, AZ; 11 grandchildren.
    Celebration of Jerry's life will be Friday, 11am at Braman Mortuary (Southwest Chapel). VISITATION Thursday, 5-8pm at the Mortuary. Interment Evergreen Cemetery. Visit bramanmortuary.com for online condolences.
     Gerald Orville Abraham obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska.

Peter Oscar Peterson

M, b. 23 September 1871, d. 28 February 1954
  • Peter Oscar Peterson was born on 23 September 1871 at South Dakota.
  • He married Mary Jane Petersen circa 1899.
  • Peter Oscar Peterson died on 28 February 1954 at age 82.
Census DateLocation
7 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Township, Union, South DakotaPeter Oscar Peterson was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Township, Union, South Dakota.1
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2

Children of Peter Oscar Peterson and Mary Jane Petersen

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED252. Dwelling 17.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 124.

Mary Jane Petersen

F, b. 16 December 1871, d. 28 November 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameMary Jane Petersen also went by the name of Mamie.
Married Namecirca 1899As of circa 1899,her married name was Peterson.
  • Mary Jane Petersen was born on 16 December 1871 at Illinois.
  • She married Peter Oscar Peterson circa 1899.
  • Mary Jane Petersen died on 28 November 1953 at age 81.
Census DateLocation
7 January 1920Spink Inland Town, Spink Township, Union, South DakotaMary Jane Petersen was listed as wife in Peter Oscar Peterson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Inland Town, Spink Township, Union, South Dakota.1
15 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaMary Jane Petersen was listed as wife in Peter Oscar Peterson's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2

Children of Mary Jane Petersen and Peter Oscar Peterson

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED252. Dwelling 17.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 124.

Christian Lauritsen Klostergaard

M, b. 18 September 1896, d. 1947
Father*Jeppe Jensen Lauridsen b. 6 Jul 1858, d. 18 Oct 1926
Mother*Eva Marie Kirstine Hansen b. 16 Apr 1861, d. 24 Jul 1940
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristian Lauritsen Klostergaard was also known as Christ L.
Name VariationChristian Lauritsen Klostergaard was also known as Chris L.
Census DateLocation
15 April 1930Pleasant, Lincoln, South DakotaChristian Lauritsen Klostergaard was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Pleasant, Lincoln, South Dakota.1
     Christian Lauritsen Klostergaard immigrated in 1915. On 5 June 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Clay, South Dakota, nearest relative (presumably mother) reported as Jess Lawrencesen. He immigrated on 31 March 1921 to New York, New York, Name: Christian Lauritsen Klostergaard Arrival Date: 31 Mar 1921 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1897 Age: 24 Gender: Male Port of Departure: Copenhagen Ethnicity/Race­/Nationality: Scandinavian Ship Name: United States
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Port of Departure: Copenhagen
Nativity: Denmark
Birth Location: Humlum, Denmark.

Children of Christian Lauritsen Klostergaard and Marie Ebsen

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42-22. Dwelling 105.

Marie Ebsen

F, b. 29 October 1903, d. November 1998
Father*Martin Peter Ebsen b. 20 Dec 1876, d. 1950
Mother*Martine Hermenson b. 29 Aug 1878, d. Oct 1967
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarie Ebsen was also known as Ebson.
Married Name25 February 1925As of 25 February 1925,her married name was Klostergaard.
Married Namebefore 1958As of before 1958,her married name was Milliken.
Census DateLocation
15 April 1930Pleasant, Lincoln, South DakotaMarie Ebsen was listed as wife in Christian Lauritsen Klostergaard's household on the 1930 Census at Pleasant, Lincoln, South Dakota.2
     Marie Ebsen obtained US Social Security Card at California; last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota.

Children of Marie Ebsen and Christian Lauritsen Klostergaard

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State file number: 611615 (unknown file date).
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42-22. Dwelling 105.

Gerald Orris Abraham

M, b. 29 January 1928, d. 24 January 2010
Father*Gustav Andreas Abraham b. 25 Mar 1889, d. 20 Jul 1967
Mother*Agnes Stephanie Solem b. 5 Mar 1894, d. 24 Jul 1988
  • Gerald Orris Abraham was born on 29 January 1928 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota, also reported as 04 Mar 1928.
  • He was the son of Gustav Andreas Abraham and Agnes Stephanie Solem.
  • Gerald Orris Abraham was baptized on 4 June 1928.
  • He died on 24 January 2010 at age 81.
  • He was buried after 24 January 2010 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota, SSGT US AIR FORCE.
    Gerald Orris Abraham tombstone - Brule Creek Cemetery, SD
Census DateLocation
2 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaGerald Orris Abraham was listed as a son in Gustav Andreas Abraham's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
     Gerald Orris Abraham obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada. He was confirmed on 27 December 1942. He lived in 1967 at State Line, California. He lived in 1988 at Las Vegas, Nevada.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 13.

John Rudolph Clausen

M, b. 10 August 1908, d. 20 May 1987
Father*John C. Clausen b. 11 Mar 1873, d. 5 Dec 1948
Mother*Emma A. Schultz b. 1876, d. 1947
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Rudolph Clausen was also known as Claussen.
NicknameJohn Rudolph Clausen also went by the name of Jack.
Census DateLocation
1940Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaJohn Rudolph Clausen was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1
     John Rudolph Clausen and Eleanor Rosetta Abraham lived in 1964 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. John Rudolph Clausen and Eleanor Rosetta Abraham lived in 1972 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [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.

Chester Ede Schatz

M, b. 19 December 1906, d. 30 October 1975
Father*Edward W. Schatz b. c 1883
Mother*Maggie M. Warner b. c 1881
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChester Ede Schatz was also known as Chet.
Census DateLocation
19 April 1930Minneapolis, Hennepin, MinnesotaChester Ede Schatz was listed as a son in Edward W. Schatz's household on the 1930 Census at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.1
     Chester Ede Schatz obtained US Social Security Card at Minnesota; last residence Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota. He and Florence Mildred Abraham lived in 1964 at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota. Chester Ede Schatz and Florence Mildred Abraham lived in 1972 at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED27-73. Stamp 124. Dwelling 427.

Wayne E. Petersen

M, b. circa 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWayne E. Petersen was also known as Peterson.
Name VariationWayne E. Petersen was also known as Pete.

Albert G. Anderson

M, b. October 1869, d. before 1910
  • Albert G. Anderson was born in October 1869 at Wisconsin also reported as South Dakota.
  • He married Betsie Olson circa 1890.
  • Albert G. Anderson died before 1910.
Census DateLocation
22 June 1900Garfield, Sioux, IowaAlbert G. Anderson was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Garfield, Sioux, Iowa.1

Children of Albert G. Anderson and Betsie Olson

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Garfield, Sioux, Iowa; Roll: T623_459; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 134.
  2. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 628341 (unknown file date).
  3. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 627454 (unknown file date).

Betsie Olson

F, b. May 1871, d. after 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBetsie Olson was also known as Betsey.
Name VariationBetsie Olson was also known as Bessie.
Name VariationBetsie Olson was also known as Betsy.
Married Namecirca 1890As of circa 1890,her married name was Anderson.
  • Betsie Olson was born in May 1871 at South Dakota.
  • She married Albert G. Anderson circa 1890.
  • Betsie Olson died after 1930.
Census DateLocation
22 June 1900Garfield, Sioux, IowaBetsie Olson was listed as wife in Albert G. Anderson's household on the 1900 Census at Garfield, Sioux, Iowa.1
7 May 1910Richland, Union, South DakotaBetsie Olson was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Richland, Union, South Dakota.2
1930Elk Point, Union, South DakotaShe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Elk Point, Union, South Dakota.3
     Betsie Olson had 5 with 5 living in 1900 children.

Children of Betsie Olson and Albert G. Anderson

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Garfield, Sioux, Iowa; Roll: T623_459; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 134.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ar: 1910; Census Place: Richland, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1489; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 0425; Image: 464; FHL Number: 1375502.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Elk Point, Union, South Dakota; Roll: 2232; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 8; Image: 111.0.
  4. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 628341 (unknown file date).
  5. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 627454 (unknown file date).

Oscar Julius Ronning

M, b. 2 July 1890, d. 13 May 1972
Father*John Ronning b. 13 Jun 1853, d. 20 Oct 1943
Mother*Laura Solbue b. Jul 1868, d. a Apr 1930
  • Oscar Julius Ronning was born on 2 July 1890 at Alcester, Union, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of John Ronning and Laura Solbue.
  • Oscar Julius Ronning married Anna Gustine Abraham, daughter of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter, on 2 October 1913 at Brule Creek Church, Union, South Dakota.
    Brule Creek Church Records - Union, SD - Marriage of Oscar Ronning and Anna Abraham 02 Oct 1913
  • Oscar Julius Ronning died on 13 May 1972 at Yankton St Hospital from Pulmonary Edemia, Uremia, Yankton, Yanktoon, South Dakota, at age 81.
  • He was buried on 15 May 1972 at Roseni Lutheran Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaOscar Julius Ronning was listed as a son in John Ronning's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
6 May 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaOscar Julius Ronning was listed as a son in John Ronning's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.2
16 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaOscar Julius Ronning was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
9 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota, living next door to his father, John..4
     Oscar Julius Ronning obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; Last residence Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota. He was a farmer. In October 1963 Mr. & Mrs. O. Ronning honored at open house for 50th anniversary. About 250 guests were in attendance at the Roseni Lutheran church on Sunday October 6, honoring Mr. And Mrs. Oscar Ronning for their golden wedding anniversary. The event was hosted by a nephew and wife, Mr. And Mrs. Orville Ronning, and other relatives… Mrs. Johnnah Gray, sister of the groom, and Mrs. Osborne Sandbert, were at the silver service. Mrs. Evelyn Jolin and Mrs. Jack Clausen of Sioux City cut and served the wedding cake. Orville Ronning and Osborne Sandbert took care of the cards and monetary gifts. All of the attendants of 50 years ago were present for the occasion… The honored couple received a congratulatory telephone call from Senator Karl Mundt and a telegram from Mayor Cruisenberry of Sioux Falls.5

Child of Oscar Julius Ronning and Anna Gustine Abraham

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 155.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Dwelling 124.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Stamp 253. Sheet 3A, dwelling 46.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 56.
  5. [S297] Mrs. Leo A. Abrahamson, The Abraham Olson Family - Second Edition, page 68.

John Ronning

M, b. 13 June 1853, d. 20 October 1943
Father*(?) Ronning
  • John Ronning was born on 13 June 1853 at Norway also reported as Jun 1852.
  • He was the son of (?) Ronning.
  • John Ronning married Laura Solbue circa 1889.
  • John Ronning died on 20 October 1943 at age 90.1
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaJohn Ronning was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
6 May 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.3
9 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota, living next door to his son, Oscar..4
     John Ronning immigrated in 1873.

Children of John Ronning and Laura Solbue

Citations

  1. [S184] Beresford Republic Newspaper, Vol. 50, 1943, Oct 28.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 155.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Dwelling 124.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 56.

Laura Solbue

F, b. July 1868, d. after April 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1889As of circa 1889,her married name was Ronning.
  • Laura Solbue was born in July 1868 at Norway.
  • She married John Ronning, son of (?) Ronning, circa 1889.
  • Laura Solbue died after April 1930.
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaLaura Solbue was listed as wife in John Ronning's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
6 May 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaLaura Solbue was listed as wife in John Ronning's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.2
9 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaLaura Solbue was listed as wife in John Ronning's household on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota; living next door to his son, Oscar.3
     Laura Solbue immigrated in 1888. She had 3 with 3 living in 1900 children.

Children of Laura Solbue and John Ronning

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 155.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Dwelling 124.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 56.

Edward Martin Ronning

M, b. 25 October 1892, d. 26 June 1983
Father*John Ronning b. 13 Jun 1853, d. 20 Oct 1943
Mother*Laura Solbue b. Jul 1868, d. a Apr 1930
  • Edward Martin Ronning was born on 25 October 1892 at Union, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of John Ronning and Laura Solbue.
  • Edward Martin Ronning married Laura Kathrina Abraham, daughter of Andrew Abraham and Lizzie Carrie Satter, on 22 September 1915 at Brule Creek Lutheran Church, Elk Point, Union, South Dakota, County of Residence: Union. Post Office: Akron, Iowa.1
    Akron Register Tribune September 18, 1975 - 60 years Anna Abraham and Edward Ronning married
    Akron Register Tribune September 30, 1915 - Anna Abraham and Edward Ronning wedding announcement
    Brule Creek Church Records - Union, SD - Marriage of Edward Martin Ronning and Laura Kathrina Abraham 22 Sep 1915
  • Edward Martin Ronning died on 26 June 1983 at Dakota Hospital from cardiac arrest, Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, at age 90 Edward Martin Ronning was born October 25, 1892 in the Roseni community in Union County, South Dakota, the son of John and Laura Solbue Ronning and entered into death June 26, 1983 at the age of 90 years, 8 months, and 1 day. He was married to Laura Abraham on September 22, 1915 at Elk Point, South Dakota. The couple farmed in the Roseni community until 1967 when they moved to Beresford. Edward was baptized and confirmed in the Christian faith and was a life-long member of Roseni Lutheran Church. Among those who survive and who gratefully shared his life are his wife, Laura; one daughter-in-law, Doris Ronning of Beresford; one sister, Mrs. Johanna Gray of Sioux Falls, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Beside his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers; one son, Orville and one foster son, Henry Sandberg.2
  • He was buried on 28 June 1983 at Roseni Lutheran Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaEdward Martin Ronning was listed as a son in John Ronning's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
6 May 1910Emmet, Union, South DakotaEdward Martin Ronning was listed as a son in John Ronning's household on the 1910 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.4
16 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaEdward Martin Ronning was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.5
9 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota, living next door to Edward's father John..6
     Edward Martin Ronning obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; Last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota. He was a farmer. In 1965 Edward Ronnings observe 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, September 26. About 250 relatives and friends helped Mr. And Mrs. Edward Ronning observe their golden wedding anniversary at the Roseni Lutheran church parlors on Sunday, Sept. 26. Mr. And Mrs. Orville Ronning and grandchildren of the honored couple hosted the event. He and Laura Kathrina Abraham lived in 1972 at Beresford, Union, South Dakota.

Children of Edward Martin Ronning and Laura Kathrina Abraham

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S297] Mrs. Leo A. Abrahamson, The Abraham Olson Family - Second Edition, page 69-70.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 155.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED431. Dwelling 124.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Stamp 253. Sheet 3A, dwelling 45.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 56.

Orville Marvin Ronning

M, b. 25 July 1918, d. June 1981
Father*Edward Martin Ronning b. 25 Oct 1892, d. 26 Jun 1983
Mother*Laura Kathrina Abraham b. 28 Jul 1896, d. 11 Jun 1991
Census DateLocation
16 January 1920Emmet, Union, South DakotaOrville Marvin Ronning was listed as a son in Edward Martin Ronning's household on the 1920 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota.2
9 April 1930Emmet, Union, South DakotaOrville Marvin Ronning was listed as a son in Edward Martin Ronning's household on the 1930 Census at Emmet, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Edward's father John.3
     Orville Marvin Ronning obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; Last residence Beresford, Union, South Dakota. In October 1963 Mr. & Mrs. O. Ronning honored at open house for 50th anniversary. About 250 guests were in attendance at the Roseni Lutheran church on Sunday October 6, honoring Mr. And Mrs. Oscar Ronning for their golden wedding anniversary. The event was hosted by a nephew and wife, Mr. And Mrs. Orville Ronning, and other relatives… Mrs. Johnnah Gray, sister of the groom, and Mrs. Osborne Sandbert, were at the silver service. Mrs. Evelyn Jolin and Mrs. Jack Clausen of Sioux City cut and served the wedding cake. Orville Ronning and Osborne Sandbert took care of the cards and monetary gifts. All of the attendants of 50 years ago were present for the occasion… The honored couple received a congratulatory telephone call from Senator Karl Mundt and a telegram from Mayor Cruisenberry of Sioux Falls.4 In 1965 Edward Ronnings observe 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, September 26. About 250 relatives and friends helped Mr. And Mrs. Edward Ronning observe their golden wedding anniversary at the Roseni Lutheran church parlors on Sunday, Sept. 26. Mr. And Mrs. Orville Ronning and grandchildren of the honored couple hosted the event.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED250. Stamp 253. Sheet 3A, dwelling 45.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-10. Dwelling 56.
  4. [S297] Mrs. Leo A. Abrahamson, The Abraham Olson Family - Second Edition, page 68.

Selma O. Holthe

F, b. 13 October 1901, d. 9 May 1975
Father*Odin Holthe b. 10 Jul 1877, d. 5 Sep 1968
Mother*Johanna Solberg b. 29 Oct 1878, d. 4 Jan 1944
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 May 1923As of 26 May 1923,her married name was Solem.
  • Selma O. Holthe was born on 13 October 1901 at Spink, Union, South Dakota, twin with Sarah.
  • She was the daughter of Odin Holthe and Johanna Solberg.
  • Selma O. Holthe married John T. Solem, son of Thomas O. Solem and Anne Bolette Abrahamson, on 26 May 1923 at Union, South Dakota.1
  • Selma O. Holthe died on 9 May 1975 at at hospital, Hawarden, Iowa, at age 73 Mrs John Solem (Selma O Holthe) obituary.
    Lemars Daily Sentinel May 12, 1975 - Mrs John Solem (Selma O Holthe) obituary
  • She was buried on 13 May 1975 at Roseni Cemetery, Union, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
21 May 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaSelma O. Holthe was listed as a daughter in Odin Holthe's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
10 January 1920Spink, Union, South DakotaSelma O. Holthe was listed as a daughter in Odin Holthe's household on the 1920 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3
12 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaSelma O. Holthe was listed as wife in John T. Solem's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Albert Solem.4
     Selma O. Holthe obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota. Selma was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith and was a lifetime member of Roseni Lutheran Church and a member of the American Lutheran Church Women. After her marriage in 1923, she and her husband farmed in the Roseni community until their retirement in 1959 when they moved into Alcester.5

Child of Selma O. Holthe and John T. Solem

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, ED430. Dwelling 91.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED252. Dwelling 31.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 81.
  5. [S297] Mrs. Leo A. Abrahamson, The Abraham Olson Family - Second Edition, page 82.

Clara E. Anderson

F, b. 27 July 1902, d. 15 November 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationClara E. Anderson was also known as Johnson.
Married Namecirca 1921As of circa 1921,her married name was Solem.
Married Nameafter April 1958As of after April 1958,her married name was Rye.
Census DateLocation
12 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaClara E. Anderson was listed as wife in Albert T. Solem's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to John Solem.1

Children of Clara E. Anderson and Albert T. Solem

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 80.