Mary JORGENSEN

Mary JORGENSEN

Female 1892 - 1931  (38 years)

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  • Name Mary JORGENSEN 
    Born 26 Jun 1892  Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    Name Mary Gunderson 
    Reference Number 167 
    _FSFTID LTMZ-5QD 
    _UID A14F980253F043A99C09FB86C184B2D5AB46 
    Died 7 Feb 1931  Viborg, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 


    • MRS. CARL GUNDERSON IS PNEUMONIA VICTIM
      Young Mother Passed Away Saturday at Home in Viborg; Was Raised Near Wakonda

      A young mother, Mrs. Carl Gunderson, thirty-eight years old, a former resident of Wakonda, but recently living in Viborg, was a victim of pneumonia Saturday, passing away after an illness of three weeks. Her husband and sister, Mrs. Albert Conrad, were with her at the time of her death. Mrs. Harry Ebbesen, another sister, had gone to notify other relatives that the end seemed near, but death came before they could get to the home. During her long illness Mr. Gunderson provided every possible care but health could not be restored.

      Mrs. Carl Gunderson was born June 26, 1893 , near Wakonda, S.D., and died February 7, 1931, at ten o'clock, at the age of 38 years, 7 months, and 13 days. She lived most of her life in the Wakonda vicinity, the family moving to the Viborg territory only a few years ago.

      Mary Jorgenson was united in marriage to Carl Gunderson April 6, 1916, and three children were born to them. They are, a son, Arndt, age 13; and two daughters, Amelia, age 7 and Juverda Jane, age 4 years.

      Besides the husband and children there are four brothers: Carl Jorgenson, Viborg; Otto Jorgenson, Menno; Jens J orgenson, Vermilion; and Andrew Jorgenson, Beresford. There are two sisters, Mrs. Albert Conrad, Wakonda; and Mrs. Harry Ebbesen, Viborg. There are fourteen nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. The mother of Mrs. Gunderson, Mrs. Mary Jorgenson, died just four years ago.

      The funeral was held Monday at Viborg. A short service was held at the Harry Ebbesen home at 12:30 with service at the north Lutheran church in Viborg at one o'clock. The Rev. Mr. Nelson, of Viborg was in charge. Burial was made in Union cemetery, Wakonda.
    Buried 9 Feb 1931  Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Union Cemetery
    Wakonda, South Dakota 
    Person ID I834  Our Blended Family
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2017 

    Father Emanuel Marinus JORGENSEN,   b. 6 Feb 1862, Ulsted, Hals, Nordjyllands Amt, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1908, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Maren Magdalene NIELSEN,   b. 21 Aug 1862, Copenhagen, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1927, Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 26 Mar 1888  Meckling, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Church records shows date of the marriage as 3 Mar 1888 and not 26 Mar 1888.
    Family ID F356  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Carl Engval GUNDERSON,   b. 12 Dec 1896, , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1975  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 6 Apr 1916  South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Arndt GUNDERSON,   b. 1918, Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1978  (Age 60 years)
     2. Amelia Pat GUNDERSON,   b. 14 Feb 1924, Centerville, Turner, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 2010, Pittsburg, Hickory, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F384  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jun 1892 - Wakonda, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Apr 1916 - South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Feb 1931 - Viborg, South Dakota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Union Cemetery
    Wakonda, South Dakota - 9 Feb 1931 - Wakonda, Clay, South Dakota, United States
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  • Notes 
    • A young mother, Mrs. Carl Gunderson, thirty-eight years old, a former resident of Wakonda, but recently living in Viborg, was a victim of pneumonia Saturday, passing away after an illness of three weeks. Her husband and sister, Mrs. Albert Conrad, were with her at the time of her death. Mrs. Harry Ebbesen, another sister, had gone to notify other relatives that the end seemed near, but death came before they could get to the home. During her long illness Mr. Gunderson provided every possible care but health could not be restored.

      Mrs. Carl Gunderson was born June 26, 1893*, near Wakonda, South Dakota, and died February 7, 1931, at ten o'clock, at the age of 38 years, 7 months, and 13 days. She lived most of her life in the Wakonda vicinity, the family moving to Viborg territory only a few years ago.

      Mary Jorgenson was united in marriage to Carl Gunderson April 6, 1916, and three children were born to them. They are, a son, Arndt, age 13; and two daughters, Amelia, age 7 and Juverda Jane, age 4 years.

      Besides the husband and children there are four brothers: Carl Jorgenson, Viborg; Otto Jorgenson, Menno; Jens Jorgenson, Vermilion; and Andrew Jorgensen, Beresford. There are two sisters, Mrs. Albert Conrad, Wakonda; and Mrs. Harry Ebbesen, Viborg. There are fourteen nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. The mother of Mrs. Gunderson, Mrs. Mary Jorgenson, died just four years ago.

      The funeral was held Monday at Viborg. A short service was held at the Harry Ebbesen home at 12:30 with service at the north Lutheran church in Viborg at one o'clock. The Rev. Mr. Nelson, of Viborg was in charge. Burial was made in Union cemetery, Wakonda. [4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S283] Wakonda Newspaper, Unknown, (March 12, 1931), TMG Src#: 326., Jan-Mar 1931 (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S559] Jorgenson-Nelson, Marriage Boo, TMG Src#: 59., This is to Certify That on the Third day of March A.D. 1888, at the Village of Meckling in the COUNTY OF CLAY, in the Territory of Dakota, I, Emanuel Marinus Jorgensen residing in the County of Clay, in the Territory of Dakota, being 26 years of age, and I, Maren Magdalene Nelson, residing in the County of Clay, in said Territory, and being 25 years of age, were united in Marriage by Rev. D.H. Dahl; And that I, D.H. Dahl a minister of the Gospel did duly and according to law, then and there solemnize said Marriage between the said Emanuel Marinus Jorgensen and Maren Magdalene Nelson.  In Testimony Whereof, we have this 3rd day of March, A.D. 1888, at the Village of Meckling in the County of Clay and Territory of Dakota, drawn up and signed, with our full names, this certificate. (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S912] Evangelical Lutheran Church of America Records: Bergen Lutheran Congregation, Bergen Lutheran Congregation (Meckling, South Dakota, Clay), (Ancestry.com. \i Ancestry.com\i0 . www.ancestry.com : 2015.), "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940," Emanuel Marinus Jorgenson and Maren Nielsen Marriage; accessed 07/13/2016 (Reliability: 3).
      Emanuel Marinus Jorgenson marriage; marriage date 3 Mar 1888, place Vermillion, South Dakota, Church Name Bergen Lutheran Congregation, Church Location Meckling, South Dakota; spouse Maren Magdalene Nielsen; groom's father Jorgen Christensen; groom's mother Johanne Marie Christensen; bride's father Jens Nelson; bride's mother Anne Christine Nielsen.

    4. [S283] Wakonda Newspaper, Unknown, (March 12, 1931), TMG Src#: 326., Jan-Mar, 1931 (Reliability: 0).


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