Hafslo, Norway

Clara Margaret SterryAge: 67 years18981965

Name
Clara Margaret Sterry
Given names
Clara Margaret
Surname
Sterry
Birth February 26, 1898 52 37
Source: Jeff Brown
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Text:
Name: Clara Sterry Gender:      Female Birth Date: 26 Feb 1898 Birth Place: Grant, South Dakota, USA File Date: 14 May 1942 Father: Nels Iverson Sterry Mother: Karen Hillestadt
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Birth of a brotherNels Iverson Sterry
December 29, 1900 (Age 2 years)
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Text:
Name: Nels Iverson Sterry Gender: Male Birth Date: 29 Dec 1900 Birth Place: Grant, South Dakota, USA File Date: 14 May 1942 Father: Nels Iverson Sterry Mother: Karen Hillestadt
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Text:
Name: Nels Iverson Sterry Date of Birth: 29 Dec 1900 Birthplace: Stockholm, Grant County, South Dakota Father: Nils Iverson Sterry, age 52, born Norway Mother: Karen Hillestadt, age 40, born Norway Signature Chris Sterry Address Stockholm S.D. Sworn 14 May 1942 before the Clerk of Courts Grant Co S.D. These facts were taken from the family bible apparently detailed at the time of each birth and death.
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Marriage of a siblingAndrew SterryEtta Viola MortView this family
October 11, 1904 (Age 6 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Marriage of a siblingJames C. SterryCharlene Elizabeth Van DykeView this family
June 11, 1912 (Age 14 years)
Publication: Personal email July 2016 dcarro67@gmail.com
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Text:
11 Jun 1912 Castlewood, South Dakota James Sterry, 29, Castlewood, South Dakota, Bachelor, Norway and Charline Van Dyke, 16, Castlewood, South Dakota, Maiden, Am.
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Shared note: James and Charlene divorced and Charlene remarried.
Marriage of a siblingEdward Thomas ElkinsMary Ann SterryView this family
May 12, 1915 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Marriage of a siblingGilmore Goodfellow MandtKarin K. SterryView this family
April 11, 1916 (Age 18 years)
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Text:
Name: Carrie Sterry Gender: Female Marriage Age: 19 Birth Year: abt 1897 Residence Post Office: Sioux Falls Residence Place: Minnehaha Marriage Date: 11 Apr 1916 Marriage Place: Minnehaha Certificate: 52021 Registration Number: 27-113 Spouse: G G Mandt Birth Year: abt 1894 Residence Post Office: Irvin Brooks Residence Place: Grant
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Text:
Hafslo Farm Book has married 16 Apr 1916.
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: Gilmore married a second time and moved to Keokuk, Lee Co., Iowa and later to Rockford, Illinois where he worked as a garage manager. He had one son from his second marriage. [Luster County Farm and Family History Book, vol X]
Marriage of a siblingStephen William BloomJulia E. SterryView this family
May 15, 1916 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Shared note: Stephen was a teamster and he and Julia lived at St Paul, Minnesota until 1925 when they moved to Los Angeles, California.[Luster County Farm and Family History Book, vol X], p692
Marriage of a siblingClyde Aldwich ChapelIngeborg Lucretia SterryView this family
April 12, 1919 (Age 21 years)
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Text:
Marriage License 1919 Apr 1 Great Falls, Montana Clyde Chapel of Carter Mont, aged 41 yrs, born Minnesota ,widower [Father] Edwin J Chapel [Mother] Clara Aldrich & Enger Sterry of Carter Mont, aged 26 yrs, born So. Dakota, Single [Father] Nels Sterry [Mother] Karn Hillstad
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Shared note: Enger and Clyde moved to Floweree, Cascade Co., Montana in 1917. In 1922 they moved to a ranch in Shawnut, Golden Valley Co., Montana. They had 10 children.
Marriage of a siblingJohn Edward SterryAda Eudora WitheeView this family
May 19, 1919 (Age 21 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Shared note: No children.
Death of a fatherNils Hess Iversen Sterri
September 24, 1921 (Age 23 years)
Text:
Aged 76. Cause of death: "Cerebral hemorhage".
Quality of data: primary evidence
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Text:
Name: Nels I Sterry Death Date: 24 Sep 1921 Death Place: Grant, South Dakota, USA Certificate Number: 77126 Page Number: 914
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Marriage of a siblingNels Iverson SterryClara M. ZirbelView this family
July 25, 1922 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Shared note: Nels was a millwright and he and Clara first lived in South Shore, South Dakota. About 1944 they moved to Alhambra, California and in the late 50s moved to Floradale St, El Monte, California. They had three children. [Luster County Farm and Family History Book, vol X]
MarriageMathew BrownView this family
August 4, 1922 (Age 24 years)
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Text:
4 Aug 1922 Watertown South Dakota Clara Margaret Sterry, 23, Watertown, American/Maiden & Matthew Brown, 22, Anderson, Indiana, American/ Bachelor
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death of a sisterKarin K. Sterry
August 13, 1922 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.
Text:
Grace Lutheran Church, Watertown, South Dakota Carrie Sterry [died] 13 Aug 1922 [buried] 17 Aug 22 [Age] 25 [Where died] Sioux City Ia [Remarks] b. at Strandberg
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Burial of a sisterKarin K. Sterry
August 17, 1922 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Mathern Daniel Brown
February 23, 1924 (Age 25 years)
Source: Jeff Brown
Publication: jbrown21@hughes.net
Death of a brotherAndrew Sterry
September 17, 1938 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Personal Email June 2016. basterry@msn.com
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Text:
Name: Andrew Sterry Death Date: 17 Sep 1938 Death Place: Codington, South Dakota, USA Certificate Number:      183992 Page Number: 724
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death of a brotherJames C. Sterry
July 4, 1942 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death of a motherKaren Andersdatter Hillestad
April 14, 1946 (Age 48 years)
Publication: Source Information Ancestry.com. Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: The Obituary Daily Times. The Obituary Daily Times. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obituary.
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Name: Karn Sterry Death Date: 14 Apr 1946 Death Place: Codington, South Dakota, USA Certificate Number:      228402
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death of a brotherChris M Sterry
March 29, 1947 (Age 49 years)
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Text:
Name Chris Sterry Death Date 29 Mar 1947 Death Place Codington, South Dakota, USA Certificate Number      233776
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death of a sisterMary Ann Sterry
October 4, 1950 (Age 52 years)
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Text:
Name Mary A Elkins Death Date 4 Oct 1950 Death Place Codington, South Dakota, USA Certificate Number 255670 Page number 202
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Marriage of a siblingJames RaymondJulia E. SterryView this family
about 1952 (Age 53 years)

Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Shared note: No children. [Luster County Farm and Family History Book, vol X]
Death of a sisterJulia E. Sterry
March 1, 1954 (Age 56 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death of a brotherJohn Edward Sterry
November 18, 1955 (Age 57 years)
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Text:
Name John Sterry SSN 542408895 Gender Male Birth Date 14 Dec 1888 Death Date Nov 1955 Claim Date 18 Jan 1966 Type of Claim Death Claim Notes 13 Jan 1966: Name listed as JOHN STERRY
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Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death of a brotherNels Iverson Sterry
August 13, 1963 (Age 65 years)
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Text:
Name Nels I Sterry Social Security # 504167509 Gender Male Birth Date      29 Dec 1901 Birth Place South Dakota Death Date 13 Aug 1963 Death Place Los Angeles
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Burial of a brotherNels Iverson Sterry
August 16, 1963 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death December 14, 1965 (Age 67 years)
Source: Jeff Brown
Publication: jbrown21@hughes.net
Publication: Ancestry.com. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Indiana State Board of Health. Death Certificates, 1900–2011. Microfilm. Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Text:
Name: Clara Margaret Brown [Clara Margaret Sterry] Gender: Female Race: White Age: 67 Birth Date: 26 Feb 1898 Birth Place: Stockholm, SD Death Date: 14 Dec 1965 Death Place: Anderson, Madison, Indiana, USA Marital Status: Divorced Father: Nels Iverson Sterry
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 22, 1878Durand, Wisconsin, USA
3 years
elder brother
22 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Chris M Sterry
Birth: July 23, 1885 40 25Watertown, South Dakota, USA
Death: March 29, 1947Watertown, South Dakota, USA
3 years
elder brother
John Edward Sterry
Birth: December 14, 1888 43 28County, Grant, South Dakota, USA
Death: November 18, 1955County, Chouteau, Montana, USA
2 years
elder sister
Mary Ann Sterry
Birth: April 24, 1891 45 31County, Grant, South Dakota, USA
Death: October 4, 1950Watertown, South Dakota, USA
21 months
elder sister
Ingeborg Lucretia Sterry
Birth: January 17, 1893 47 32County, Grant, South Dakota, USA
Death: September 14, 1977Big Timber, Montana, USA
23 months
elder sister
19 months
elder sister
19 months
herself
3 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Anna Asbjornsdotter Tangen - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage:
half-brother
Family with Mathew Brown - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 4, 1922Watertown, South Dakota, USA
son
son
Mathern Daniel Brown
Birth: February 23, 1924 22 25Anderson, Indiana, USA
Death: December 20, 2002Anderson, Indiana, USA
Mathew Brown + Rebecca Pearl - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: April 26, 1916County, Miami, Ohio, USA

BirthJeff Brown
Publication: jbrown21@hughes.net
BirthSouth Dakota, Birth Index 1856-1915
Publication: Published Ancestry.com
Text:
Name: Clara Sterry Gender:      Female Birth Date: 26 Feb 1898 Birth Place: Grant, South Dakota, USA File Date: 14 May 1942 Father: Nels Iverson Sterry Mother: Karen Hillestadt
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth1900 US Census
BirthGards-Og Aettesoge for Luster Kommune
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
MarriageSouth Dakota Marriage Index 1905-2013
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Text:
4 Aug 1922 Watertown South Dakota Clara Margaret Sterry, 23, Watertown, American/Maiden & Matthew Brown, 22, Anderson, Indiana, American/ Bachelor
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MarriageGards-Og Aettesoge for Luster Kommune
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
DeathJeff Brown
Publication: jbrown21@hughes.net
DeathIndiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011
Publication: Ancestry.com. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Indiana State Board of Health. Death Certificates, 1900–2011. Microfilm. Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Text:
Name: Clara Margaret Brown [Clara Margaret Sterry] Gender: Female Race: White Age: 67 Birth Date: 26 Feb 1898 Birth Place: Stockholm, SD Death Date: 14 Dec 1965 Death Place: Anderson, Madison, Indiana, USA Marital Status: Divorced Father: Nels Iverson Sterry
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathGards-Og Aettesoge for Luster Kommune
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Marriage
Mathew was a school custodian. Clara and Mathew lived in Anderson, Indiana.  They were later divorced. [Joyce Sterry] Mathew worked as a power plant chief and he and Clara lived at Muncie, Indiana and in 1929 moved to Anderson, Indiana where Matthew worked as a school maintenance supervisor. They divorced abt 1940. They had two children. Clara never married again and ran a beauty shop at Anderson. [Luster County Farm and Family History Book, vol X]
Shared note
Appears in 1900 census aged 2 yrs and 1910 census as having attended school. Does not appear in 1920 census.