Mabel Blanche HANSON

Mabel Blanche HANSON

Female 1896 - 2003  (107 years)

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  • Name Mabel Blanche HANSON 
    Born 22 Apr 1896  Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 19 Jun 1900  Pleasant Valley Township, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2

    • 1) Iver M. Hanson, head of household, born in November 1865, age 34, married five years, born in Norway, as were both parents, immigrated in 1885, in U.S. for 14 years, employed as a house painter, can read, write, and speak English, house is owned free and clear.
      2) Anna Hanson, wife, born in april of 1866, age 34, married, mother of three children, born in Norway, as were both parents, able to read, write, and speak English.
      3) Mable B. Hanson, daughter, born in April 1896, age 4, born in Iowa.
      4) Anna M. Hanson, daughter, born in June 1897, age 2, born in South Dakota.
      5) Clara S. Hanson, daughter, born in November 1898, age 1, born in South Dakota.
    • Role: Household Member
    1900 Census
    1900 Census
    1900 Census
    1900 Census
    Census 30 Apr 1910  Pleasant Valley Township, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3

    • 1) Iver M. Hanson, age 45, male, white, married 15 years, born in Norway, as were both parents, carpenter, immigrated in 1886, has filed naturalization papers, speaks English, can read and write, farm schedule 105.
      2) Anna Hanson, age 42, wife, white, 1st marriage, mother of seven, born in Norway as were both parents, immigrated in 1886, speaks English, can read and write.
      3) Mabel Hanson, age 14, daughter, single, born in Iowa.
      4) Hannah Hanson, age 12, daughter, single, born in South Dakota.
      5) Clara Hanson, age 11, daughter, single, born in South Dakota.
      6) Peter Hanson, age 9, son, born in South Dakota.
      7) Bertha Hanson, age 7, daughter, born in South Dakota.
      8) Ingvald Hanson, age 5, son, born in South Dakota.
      9) Melvin Hanson, age 3, son, born in South Dakota.
    • Role: Household Member
    1910 Census p.1
    1910 Census p.1
    1910 Census p.2
    1910 Census p.2
    Christened 13 Nov 1910  Westerville, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Female 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Baptism 8 Jul 1917  Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Role: Witness
    Census 1925  , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    South Dakota state 
    Census 11 Apr 1930  Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1) Jens Jorgenson, head, rents home, male, white, age 40, married, age 27 at first marriage, can read and write, born in South Dakota, parents born in Denmark, laborer, odd jobs.
      2) Mable Jorgensen, wife, female, white, age 33, married, age 19 at first marriage, born in Iowa, parents born in Norway.
      3) Ardis Jorgensen, daughter, female, white, age 13, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in South Dakota.
      4) Frances E. Jorgensen, daughter, female, white, age 11, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in South Dakota.
      5) Robert V. Jorgensen, son, male, white, age 9, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in South Dakota.
      6) Merlin D. Jorgensen, son, male, white, age 7, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in South Dakota.
      7) Jimmy Jorgensen, son, male, white, age 4, single, born in South Dakota, parents born in South Dakota.
    • Role: Household Member
    JORGENSON, JENS-1930 Census.jpg
    1930 US Census
    Census 1935  Ward 1, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    South Dakota state 
    Census 9 Apr 1940  Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    1940 United States Federal 
    • 1) Jens N. Jorgenson, (18 N. University) head of house; male; white; age 50; married; highest grade completed 8; born in South Dakota; residence in 1935 same place; employed for pay; hours worked per week 48; occupation plumber & steam fitter on the state university campus; worked 52 weeks in 1939; income $1180; no other income sources.
      2) Mabel M. Jorgenson; wife, female, white, age 44; highest grade completed: high school 2nd year; born in Iowa; residence in 1935 same place; employed for pay; hours worked per week prior to census 63; waitress; restaurant; private work; worked 46 weeks in 1939; income $315; no other income sources.
      3) Evelyn F. Jorgenson; daughter; female; white; age 21; single; not attending school; highest grade completed: high school 4th year; born in South Dakota; resided in same place in 1935; employed for pay; hours worked week prior to census 48; clerk; agricultural conservation office; government work; worked 41 weeks in 1939; Income $715; no other source of income.
      4) Robert Jorgenson; son; male; white; age 19; single; nog attending school; highest grade completed: college 1st year; born in South Dakota; resided in same place in 1935; employed for pay; hours worked week prior to census: 19; assistant and delivery boy; advertising sheet; private worker; weeks worked in 1939: 48; income $183; has other sources of income.
      5) Darrel Jorgenson; son; male; white; age 17; single; attending school; highest education completed high school 2nd year; born in South Dakota; resided in same place in 1935; employed for pay; hours worked week prior to census: 12; delivery boy; dry cleaning; private worker; hours worked in 1939: 16; income $32; has other sources of income.
      6) Jimmie B. Jorgenson; son; male; white; age 14; single; attending school; highest grade completed: elementary 7th grade; born in South Dakota; resided in same place in 1935; not working.
    • Role: Household Member
    Census 1945  Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    South Dakota state 
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    Name Mabel Blanche Jorgensen 
    Reference Number 110 
    _FSFTID 9DS5-NZZ 
    _UID 9373D7EDD0934BF2BE3790CF7AF44251BFAE 
    Died 10 Jun 2003  Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    • Mabel B. Jorgenson

      Mabel B. Jorgenson, 107, Vermillion, the oldest living South Dakotan, died Tuesday, June 10, 2003 at the Sioux Valley Vermillion Care Center.

      Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Vermillion, with the Rev. Judith Johnson officiating. Burial will be in BluffView Cemetery, Vermillion.

      Visitation is scheduled from 3 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Iverson-Siecke Funeral Home, Vermillion. The family will be present at the funeral home from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday.

      Mrs. Jorgenson was born April 22, 1896 in Sioux City, IA to [Iver] and Anna (Vold) Hanson.

      She married Jens N. Jorgenson March 12, 1915 in Vermillion. Mr. Jorgenson died March 21, 1957.

      While active in the Vermillion community, Mrs. Jorgenson was employed by Meisenholder Department Store and the Vermillion Civic Council.

      She served as past noble grand of the Vermillion Rebekah Lodge, and financial secretary of the Degree of Honor Lodge.

      She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.

      She is survived by a daughter, Evelyn, and her husband, Willard Peterson, Vermillion; a son, Robert, and his wife, Maxine Jorgenson, Des Moines, IA; a daughter-in-law, Rachel (Jorgenson) Meidinger, Pierre; 11 grandchildren, 29 great- grandchildren, and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

      She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a daughter, Ardis Sailor; two sons, James V. Jorgenson and Daryl Jorgenson; a grandson, James B. Jorgenson; three sisters and three brothers.
    Buried 14 Jun 2003  Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Address:
    Bluff View Cemetery
    Vermillion, SD 
    Jorgenson
    Jorgenson
    Mabel B Jorgenson 1897-2003
    Jens N. 1890-1957
    Person ID I215  Our Blended Family
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2017 

    Father Iver Magnus HANSON,   b. 21 Dec 1865, Nedre Stjørdalen, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1914, Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Anna M. VOLD,   b. 8 Apr 1866, Trondheim, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1952, Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 22 Jul 1895  Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 16, 17
    • Groom Iver M. Hanson, age 31 years, white, residing in Sioux City, Iowa and working a a painter, 1st marriage, father's name Hans Christofferson, mother's maiden name Peterson, born in Norway; bride Anna C. Vold, age 30 years, white, born in Norway, residing in Sioux City, 1st marriage, father Chris Olson, mother's maiden name left blank, married in Sioux City, Iowa; witnesses M. Pederson and Ed. Johnson; marriage performed by L. Harrisville, Minister. Certifiate returned on 3 Aug 1895.
    Hanson-Vold Marriage
    Hanson-Vold Marriage
    Family ID F856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jens Nelson JORGENSEN,   b. 31 Jan 1890, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1957, Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1916  Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Jens Jorgenson Family
    Jens Jorgenson Family
    Front Row: Ardis, Evelyn, Mabel
    Back Row: Jens, Robert, Daryl, and James
    Jorgenson Marriage
    Jorgensen-Hansen Marriage
    Children 
     1. Ardis JORGENSON,   b. 28 Feb 1917, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1978, Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     2. Robert Vernon JORGENSON,   b. 14 Aug 1920, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 2004, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Merlin Daryl JORGENSON,   b. 22 Apr 1922, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1981, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     4. James V. JORGENSON,   b. 20 Mar 1926, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1995, Aurora, Adams, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Apr 1896 - Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Mar 1916 - Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 8 Jul 1917 - Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 11 Apr 1930 - Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 United States Federal - 9 Apr 1940 - Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - South Dakota state - 1945 - Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jun 2003 - Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Bluff View Cemetery
    Vermillion, SD - 14 Jun 2003 - Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, United States
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  • Photos
    mabel.jpg
    mabel.jpg
    Mabel Blance (Hanson) Jorgenson
    Mabel Jorgenson 106th Birthday
    Mabel Jorgenson 106th Birthday
    Mabel B. Hanson Confirmation
    Mabel B. Hanson Confirmation

  • Notes 
    • Mabel continued to live by herself in her home until one month shy of her 106th birthday, at which time she was moved to a nursing home in Vermillion. She drove until she was 96.

      Mabel was very handy and knitted many afghans, embroidered many tablecloths and crocheted.


  • Sources 
    1. [S888] Social Security Death Index, Social Security Administration, (\i Ancestry.com\i0  (www.ancestry.com : 2011)), entry for Mabel B. Jorgenson, 2003, SS no. 503-05-7306, accessed 11 Jun 2016 (Reliability: 3).
      Born 22 Apr 1896

    2. [S801] South Dakota, Clay County - 1900 - U.S. Census, South Dakota, Clay, (http://www.Ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll 1548, Pleasant Valley, enumeration district (ED) 0098, sheet 6A, dwelling 10, family 10, Iver M. Hanson household, accessed 27 Nov 2017 (Reliability: 3).
      Iver M. Hanson, head of household, born in November 1865, age 34, married five years, born in Norway, as were both parents, immigrated in 1885, in U.S. for 14 years, employed as a house painter, can read, write, and speak English, house is owned free and clear; Anna Hanson, wife, born in april of 1866, age 34, married, mother of three children, born in Norway, as were both parents, able to read, write, and speak English; Mable B. Hanson, daughter, born in April 1896, age 4, born in Iowa; Anna M. Hanson, daughter, born in June 1897, age 2, born in South Dakota; Clara S. Hanson, daughter, born in November 1898, age 1, born in South Dakota.

    3. [S1190] South Dakota, Clay County - 1910 - U.S. Census, South Dakota, Clay, (https://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 1478, Pleasant Valley Township, enumeration district (ED) 0117, sheet 6B, dwelling 107, family 107, Iver M. Hanson household, accessed 27 Nov 2017 (Reliability: 3).
      IIver M. Hanson, age 45, male, white, married 15 years, born in Norway, as were both parents, carpenter, immigrated in 1886, has filed naturalization papers, speaks English, can read and write, farm schedule 105; Anna Hanson, age 42, wife, white, 1st marriage, mother of seven, born in Norway as were both parents, immigrated in 1886, speaks English, can read and write; Mabel Hanson, age 14, daughter, single, born in Iowa; Hannah Hanson, age 12, daughter, single, born in South Dakota; Clara Hanson, age 11, daughter, single, born in South Dakota; Peter Hanson, age 9, son, born in South Dakota; Bertha Hanson, age 7, daughter, born in South Dakota; Ingvald Hanson, age 5, son, born in South Dakota; Melvin Hanson, age 3, son, born in South Dakota.

    4. [S1189] U.S. Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Church Records, Bethlehem Lutheran Congregation (Westerville, South Dakota, United States), (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. \i Ancestry.com\i0 . https://ancestry.com : 2015.), Mabel Blanche Hanson confirmation; accessed 27 Nov 2017 (Reliability: 3).
      Mabel Blanche Hanson confirmed on 13 Nov 1910. Parents Mr. & Mrs. Iver Hanson

    5. [S800] Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: Trinity, Trinity Lutheran (Vermillion, South Dakota, United States), (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. \i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://www.Ancestry.com : 2015.), "Trinity Lutheran Church," Ardis Marie Jorgensen baptism record, page 7; accessed 11 Jun 2016 (Reliability: 3).
      Ardis Marie Jorgensen; born 28 Feb 1917; baptism date 8 Jul 1917; parents Jens and Mabel Blanche Jorgensen; Oscar A. (unable to read) and wife, Peter Hansen, Clara Hansen.

    6. [S1065] Find A Grave NEW, (http://www.findagrave.com: 2016), accessed 6 Oct 2017, Lester Gail Fields, 81647160. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S890] South Dakota, State Census, 1925, Ancestry.com, ((www.ancestry.com : 2014)), accessed 11 Jun 2016), Mabel Jorgenson; FHL Film Number 2368577, sheet number 129. (Reliability: 3).
      Mabel Jorgenson [Mabel Hanson}; age 29; female; white; born in 1896 in Iowa; ethnicity Norwegian; married 1916; religion Lutheran; parents born in Norway; FHL film number 2368577, sheet number 129.

    8. [S889] South Dakota, State Census, 1935, Ancestry.com, ((www.ancestry.com : 2014)), accessed 11 Jun 2016), Mabel Jorgensen; FHL Film Number 2369873. (Reliability: 3).
      Mabel Jorgensen, age 39, born in 1896. White, female, born in Sioux City. Married, year of marriage 1916. Event place ward 1, South Dakota. Parents born in Norway.

    9. [S891] South Dakota, Clay County - 1940 U.S. census, South Dakota, Clay, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), T627, roll 3851, Vermillion, enumeration district (ED) 14-15, sheet 4B, household 100 (Reliability: 3).
      1) Jens N. Jorgenson, (18 N. University) head of house; male; white; age 50; married; highest grade completed 8; born in South Dakota; residence in 1935 same place; employed for pay; hours worked per week 48; occupation plumber & steam fitter on the state university campus; worked 52 weeks in 1939; income $1180; no other income sources.
      2) Mabel M. Jorgenson; wife, female, white, age 44; highest grade completed: high school 2nd year; born in Iowa; residence in 1935 same place; employed for pay; hours worked per week prior to census 63; waitress; restaurant; private work; worked 46 weeks in 1939; income $315; no other income sources.
      3) Evelyn F. Jorgenson; daughter; female; white; age 21; single; not attending school; highest grade completed: high school 4th year; born in South Dakota; resided in same place in 1935; employed for pay; hours worked week prior to census 48; clerk; agricultural conservation office; government work; worked 41 weeks in 1939; Income $715; no other source of income.
      4) Robert Jorgenson; son; male; white; age 19; single; nog attending school; highest grade completed: college 1st year; born in South Dakota; resided in same place in 1935; employed for pay; hours worked week prior to census: 19; assistant and delivery boy; advertising sheet; private worker; weeks worked in 1939: 48; income $183; has other sources of income.
      5) Darrel Jorgenson; son; male; white; age 17; single; attending school; highest education completed high school 2nd year; born in South Dakota; resided in same place in 1935; employed for pay; hours worked week prior to census: 12; delivery boy; dry cleaning; private worker; hours worked in 1939: 16; income $32; has other sources of income.
      6) Jimmie B. Jorgenson; son; male; white; age 14; single; attending school; highest grade completed: elementary 7th grade; born in South Dakota; resided in same place in 1935; not working.

    10. [S806] South Dakota, State Census, 1945, Ancestry.com, ((http://www.Ancestry.com : 2014)), accessed 11 Jun 2016), entry for Mabel B. Jorgenson. (Reliability: 3).
      Mabel B. Jorgenson, female, white, born in 1896 in Sioux City, Iowa. Age 49. Mother's birth place Norway.

    11. [S399] Plain Talk, (June 10, 2003), TMG Src#: 437.

    12. [S109] Debbie Jorgenson, TMG Src#: 154.

    13. [S888] Social Security Death Index, Social Security Administration, (\i Ancestry.com\i0  (www.ancestry.com : 2011)), entry for Mabel B. Jorgenson, 2003, SS no. 503-05-7306, accessed 11 Jun 2016 (Reliability: 3).
      Mabel B. Jorgenson; last residence 57069 Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota, USA; born 22 Apr 1896; died 10 Jun 2003; State (Year) SSN issued South Dakota (before 1951)

    14. [S1065] Find A Grave NEW, (http://www.findagrave.com: 2016), accessed 28 Sep 2017, Mabel B. Jorgenson, 10755417. (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S300] 1900 Census SD Clay Co, TMG Src#: 341., Iver Hanson (Reliability: 0).

    16. [S311] Plain Talk, (08 May 1952), TMG Src#: 351.

    17. [S1191] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1940, Iowa. IowaDepartment of Public Health. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., (https://www.ancestry.com :2014.), Iowa Marriage Records, 1880-1922." 97-1499, 4758, Hanson-Vold, accessed 27 Nov 2017. (Reliability: 3).

      Groom Iver M. Hanson, age 31 years, white, residing in Sioux City, Iowa and working a a painter, 1st marriage, father's name Hans Christofferson, mother's maiden name Peterson, born in Norway; bride Anna C. Vold, age 30 years, white, born in Norway, residing in Sioux City, 1st marriage, father Chris Olson, mother's maiden name left blank, married in Sioux City, Iowa; witnesses M. Pederson and Ed. Johnson; marriage performed by L. Harrisville, Minister. Certifiate returned on 3 Aug 1895.

    18. [S800] Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: Trinity, Trinity Lutheran (Vermillion, South Dakota, United States), (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. \i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://www.Ancestry.com : 2015.), "Trinity Lutheran Church," Marriage of Jens Jorgensen to Mabel Blanche Hanson; accessed 27 Nov 2017 (Reliability: 4).
      Marriage of Jens Jorgensen, age 26, born in Meckling, S.D. to Mabel Blanche age 20, born in Sioux City, Iowa. Witnesses Andrew C. Jorgensen and Hannah Hanson. Marrige took place in the parsonage


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