Marie NELSON

Marie NELSON

Female 1892 - 1973  (80 years)

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  • Name Marie NELSON 
    Born 20 Sep 1892  Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    Reference Number 244 
    _UID 515DE9610E4E490A8A02F93FA0254F9918F9 
    Died 28 Feb 1973 
    Buried Hillside Cemetery, Whitewater, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1653  Our Blended Family
    Last Modified 6 May 2012 

    Father Jorgen NIELSEN,   b. 30 Apr 1842, Sonderager, Stenderup, Vorling Sogn, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1906, Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Ellen Maria Frederikke Ibsen HERMANSEN,   b. 9 Aug 1858, Vejrup, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1930, Vermillion, Clay South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1883 
    Family ID F523  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marion Abel SLOCUM,   b. 27 Jan 1890, Ipswich, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1982  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1916 
    • ||Marion and Marie observed their golden wedding anniversary on November 29, 1966, with an open house in the church they attend, The Whitewater Congregational Church. Many friends and relatives showed their respects and honor to them during that weekend.
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Marjore Bessie Marie SLOCUM,   b. 2 Sep 1919, Vermillion, Clay South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1936, Rochester, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
    +3. Living
    +4. Living
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F672  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Sep 1892 - Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hillside Cemetery, Whitewater, Wisconsin, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Marie is a past president of the Baptist Church Women's organization and the Rebekah Lodge in Vermillion and is active in civic and social affairs in Whitewater. Marie loved to play bridge and go to lunch with her lady friends. Marie was also an excellent seamstress and knitter. Together they had many friends they took little trips with and played cards with too. Marie passed away at home in her chair knitting.

      Marion and Marie met while attending that school. Together with his father they operated a dairy farm at Ipswich until 1919, when Marion and Marie and their oldest son moved to a farm near Vermillion.

      In 1944 they were tapped to come to Whitewater, Wisconsin to live in a large family residence there and to manage their own interests in the dairy farm there.

      Marion has been active in community and civic affairs in South Dakota and Wisconsin. He retired from his tenure of elected councilman of the city of Whitewater.

      Marie is a past president of the Baptist Church Women's organization and the Rebekah Lodge in Vermillion and is active in civic and social affairs in Whitewater.

      They visited Vermillion about twice a year when they traveled to Parker, South Dakota to visit their daughter, Isabel and three grandchildren. Their permanent home was in Whitewater, Wisconsin.

  • Sources 
    1. [S631] Murphy, Janet, 1988 Update, Janet Murphy, TMG Src#: 66.


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