Magdalene Ida SELK

Magdalene Ida SELK

Female 1863 - 1919  (55 years)

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  • Name Magdalene Ida SELK 
    Born 26 Dec 1863  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Emigration 1890  , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 19 Apr 1910  Elk Point, Union, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1) Magdalina Hansen, head, renting home on Harrison Street, female, white, age 46, widowed, native tongue English, immigrated in 1890, born in Germany as were both parents, laborer, working out, 14 children born, 11 living.
      2) Carl F. Hansen, son, white,male, age 19, born in South Dakota, parents born in Germany.
      3) Maggie C. Hansen, daughter, white, female, age 18, single, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany.
      4) Fred C. Hansen, son, white, male, age 16, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany.
      5) John H. Hansen, son, white, male, age 15, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany.
      6) George W. Hansen, son, white, male, age 12, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany.
      7) Dora A. Hansen, daughter, white, female, age 9, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany.
      8) Rosie A. Hansen, daughter, white, female, age 7, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany.
      9) Albert T. Hansen, son, white, male, age 5, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany.
      10) Edith M. Hansen, daughter, white, female, age 2, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany.
    1910 U.S. Census
    1910 U.S. Census
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    Name Magdalene Ida Silk  [3
    _FSFTID LTMW-827 
    _UID 398DF82EEA234669A30D69E9A6747ED416D9 
    Died 12 Jan 1919  South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Elk Point Cemetery, Elk Point, Union, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I2224  Our Blended Family
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2017 

    Father Simon SELK 
    Mother Elsie Rehler 
    Family ID F532  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christian Frederick HANSEN,   b. 1859, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1909  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 1884  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 5 Jun 1900  Portland (Akron), Plymouth, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Elsa HANSEN,   b. 1885, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Johanna HANSEN,   b. 8 Jan 1887, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1954, Elk Point, Union, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. HANSEN,   b. Bef 1890, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1890, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     4. Carl HANSEN,   b. 1 Oct 1890, , Union, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1964  (Age 73 years)
     5. Margaret HANSEN,   b. 1892, , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Frederick HANSEN,   b. 1894, , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. John HANSEN,   b. 1895, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937  (Age 42 years)
     8. George HANSEN,   b. 11 Jun 1897, , Union, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Minna Friedericka HANSEN,   b. 5 Dec 1898, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 5 Jun 1900  (Age 1 years)
     10. HANSEN,   b. Aft 1900,   d. Bef 1910  (Age ~ 8 years)
     11. Dora A. HANSEN,   b. 1901, , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Rosie A. HANSEN,   b. 1903, , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Albert T. HANSEN,   b. 1905, , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     14. Edith HANSEN,   b. 1908, , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F858  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Dec 1863 - Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1884 - Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 1890 - , , South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Jun 1900 - Portland (Akron), Plymouth, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Apr 1910 - Elk Point, Union, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jan 1919 - South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elk Point Cemetery, Elk Point, Union, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Christian F. and Magdalena Hansen tombstone
    Christian F. and Magdalena Hansen tombstone

  • Notes 
    • Tradition is she had a brother who came to the United States in the 1800s. His name was Henry Selk and he owned a farm in Jefferson, South Dakota. He sold this farm and bought another one in Akron, Iowa. Later he moved to Minnesota. She also had a sister, Maggie Selk Anderson, who lived in Akron [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S987] Jorgenson, Maxine letter from Aunt Edith, Ida Magdalee "Edith" Steffe (Sioux City, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).
      I wouldn't know what these ages were when they married--what year they came to America. It was in the 1800s. When they came they located in Elk Point, SD Union County. ... Grandma H was pregnant for Bro. Carl when they came on the big ship across the ocean. One baby died at birth in Germany."

    2. [S991] South Dakota, Union County - 1910 - U.S. census, South Dakota, Union County, (http://www.Ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 1489, Elk Point Ward 1, enumeration district (ED) 0427, sheet 12B, dwelling 28, family 28, Magdalina Hansen household, accessed 16 Mar 2017 (Reliability: 3).
      Magdalina Hansen, head, renting home on Harrison Street, female, white, age 46, widowed, native tongue English, immigrated in 1890, born in Germany as were both parents, laborer, working out, 14 children born, 11 living; Carl F. Hansen, son, white,male, age 19, born in South Dakota, parents born in Germany; Maggie C. Hansen, daughter, white, female, age 18, single, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany; Fred C. Hansen, son, white, male, age 16, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany; John H. Hansen, son, white, male, age 15, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany; George W. Hansen, son, white, male, age 12, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany; Dora A. Hansen, daughter, white, female, age 9, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany; Rosie A. Hansen, daughter, white, female, age 7, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany; Albert T. Hansen, son, white, male, age 5, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany; Edith M. Hansen, daughter, white, female, age 2, born in South Dakota, both parents born in Germany.

    3. [S688] Jorgenson Family History, Maxine Jorgenson, TMG Src#: 713.

    4. [S465] South Dakota Deaths Index, 1905-1955, TMG Src#: 498.

    5. [S721] Hansen Christian, (9 March 2014), TMG Src#: 745.

    6. [S689] 1900 Census IA Plymouth Co, (5 Jun 1900), TMG Src#: 715.


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