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Bessie Eugenia St. John, Knudsen

Bessie Eugenia St. John, Knudsen

Female 1886 - 1965  (79 years)

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  • Name Bessie Eugenia St. John 
    Suffix Knudsen 
    Born 27 Jul 1886  Unadilla, Otsego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name Bessie Emma Knudsen
      Gender Female
      Race White
      Birth Date 27 Jul 1886
      Birth Place Unadilla, New York
      Type of Claim Original SSN.
      Signature on SSN Card BESSIE SAISTJOHN KNUDSEN
      Relationship of Signature Signature name differs from NH?s name.
      Notes Nov 1962: Name listed as BESSIE EMMA KNUDSEN
      Household Members
      Name Age
      Emma Martin
      Giles H St John
      Bessie Emma Knudsen
    Gender Female 
    Census 1900  Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Bessie St John
    Age 13
    Birth Date Jul 1886
    Birthplace New York
    Home in 1900 Superior Ward 7, Douglas, Wisconsin
    Race White
    Gender Female
    Relation to Head of House Daughter
    Marital Status Single
    Father's Name Giles H St John
    Father's Birthplace New York
    Mother's Name Eunice St John
    Mother's Birthplace New York
    Household Members
    Name Age
    Giles H St John 46
    Eunice St John 41
    Beulah St John 18
    Bessie St John 13 
    Census 1910  Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Bessie St John
    Age in 1910 23
    Birth Year abt 1887
    Birthplace New York
    Home in 1910 Superior Ward 7, Douglas, Wisconsin
    Street Ogden Ave
    Race White
    Gender Female
    Relation to Head of House Daughter
    Marital Status Single
    Father's Name Giles St John
    Father's Birthplace New York
    Mother's Name Emma St John
    Mother's Birthplace New York
    Native Tongue English
    Occupation Teacher
    Industry School
    Employer, Employee or Other Wage Earner
    Able to read Yes
    Able to Write Yes
    Out of Work N
    Number of Weeks Out of Work 0
    Household Members
    Name Age
    Giles St John 59
    Emma St John 50
    Beulah Grant 28
    Bessie St John 23
    Bessie Grant 4 
    Census 1920  Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Bessie Knudsen
    Age 34
    Birth Year abt 1886
    Birthplace New York
    Home in 1920 Brainerd Ward 2, Crow Wing, Minnesota
    Street Kingwood St
    Race White
    Gender Female
    Relation to Head of House Wife
    Marital Status Married
    Spouse's Name Louis Knudsen
    Father's Birthplace New York
    Mother's Birthplace New York
    Able to Speak English Yes
    Able to read Yes
    Able to Write Yes
    Household Members
    Name Age
    Louis Knudsen 34
    Bessie Knudsen 34
    Julius Knudsen 4
    Wilbur Knudsen 0 
    Census 1930  Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Bessie Knudsen
    Age in 1930 44
    Birth Year abt 1886
    Gender Female
    Race White
    Birthplace New York
    Marital Status Married
    Relation to Head of House Wife
    Homemaker? Yes
    Home in 1930 Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota
    Map of Home Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota
    Street Address Fourth Street
    Ward of City Second Ward
    House Number in Cities or Towns 312
    Dwelling Number 146
    Family Number 153
    Age at First Marriage 29
    Attended School No
    Able to Read and Write Yes
    Father's Birthplace New York
    Mother's Birthplace New York
    Able to Speak English Yes
    Household Members
    Name Age
    Lewis Knudsen 45
    Bessie Knudsen 44
    Julius Knudsen 14
    Wilbur Knudsen 11
    Richard Knudsen 4
    Bertha Newman 17 
    Census 1940  Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name: Bessie Knutson
    Age: 53
    Estimated birth year: abt 1887
    Gender: Female
    Race: White
    Birthplace: New York
    Marital Status: Married
    Relation to Head of House: Wife
    Home in 1940: Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota
    Map of Home in 1940: View Map
    Street: No 4th Street
    House Number: 312
    Inferred Residence in 1935: Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota
    Residence in 1935: Same House
    Sheet Number: 3B
    Attended School or College: No
    Highest Grade Completed: College, 2nd year
    Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
    Income: 0
    Income Other Sources: No
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Louis Knutson 55
    Bessie Knutson 53
    Wilbur Knutson 20
    Richard Knutson 14
    Clarissa Paulson 30
     
    Died 11 Aug 1965  Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name Bessie Emma Knudsen
      Birth Date 27 Jul 1886
      Death Date 11 Aug 1965
      Death County Crow Wing
      State File Number 019244
      Certificate Number 019244
      Certificate Year 1965
      Record Number 1611177
    Person ID I1054  St. John Origin and Ancestry DNA Database | St. John Generation One - Raoul de Sancto Johanne
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2017 

    Father Giles Herman St. John,   b. 17 Sep 1853,   d. 10 Apr 1935, St. Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Emma A Martin,   b. 13 Dec 1858 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F624  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louis Knudsen,   b. 1885, Brooklyn, Green, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1961  (Age 76 years) 
    Children 
     1. Julius St. John Knudsen,   b. 3 Jan 1916, Crosby, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Bataan Death March, Philippines WWII Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Wilbur Leigh Knudsen,   b. 16 Jun 1919, Crosby, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 2009, Brainerd, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Richard Knudsen,   b. 8 Jul 1925,   d. 12 Oct 2001  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2011 
    Family ID F625  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jul 1886 - Unadilla, Otsego County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Name Bessie St John Age 13 Birth Date Jul 1886 Birthplace New York Home in 1900 Superior Ward 7, Douglas, Wisconsin Race White Gender Female Relation to Head of House Daughter Marital Status Single Father's Name Giles H St John Father's Birthplace New York Mother's Name Eunice St John Mother's Birthplace New York Household Members Name Age Giles H St John 46 Eunice St John 41 Beulah St John 18 Bessie St John 13 - 1900 - Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Name Bessie St John Age in 1910 23 Birth Year abt 1887 Birthplace New York Home in 1910 Superior Ward 7, Douglas, Wisconsin Street Ogden Ave Race White Gender Female Relation to Head of House Daughter Marital Status Single Father's Name Giles St John Father's Birthplace New York Mother's Name Emma St John Mother's Birthplace New York Native Tongue English Occupation Teacher Industry School Employer, Employee or Other Wage Earner Able to read Yes Able to Write Yes Out of Work N Number of Weeks Out of Work 0 Household Members Name Age Giles St John 59 Emma St John 50 Beulah Grant 28 Bessie St John 23 Bessie Grant 4 - 1910 - Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Name Bessie Knudsen Age 34 Birth Year abt 1886 Birthplace New York Home in 1920 Brainerd Ward 2, Crow Wing, Minnesota Street Kingwood St Race White Gender Female Relation to Head of House Wife Marital Status Married Spouse's Name Louis Knudsen Father's Birthplace New York Mother's Birthplace New York Able to Speak English Yes Able to read Yes Able to Write Yes Household Members Name Age Louis Knudsen 34 Bessie Knudsen 34 Julius Knudsen 4 Wilbur Knudsen 0 - 1920 - Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Name Bessie Knudsen Age in 1930 44 Birth Year abt 1886 Gender Female Race White Birthplace New York Marital Status Married Relation to Head of House Wife Homemaker? Yes Home in 1930 Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota Map of Home Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota Street Address Fourth Street Ward of City Second Ward House Number in Cities or Towns 312 Dwelling Number 146 Family Number 153 Age at First Marriage 29 Attended School No Able to Read and Write Yes Father's Birthplace New York Mother's Birthplace New York Able to Speak English Yes Household Members Name Age Lewis Knudsen 45 Bessie Knudsen 44 Julius Knudsen 14 Wilbur Knudsen 11 Richard Knudsen 4 Bertha Newman 17 - 1930 - Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Name: Bessie Knutson Age: 53 Estimated birth year: abt 1887 Gender: Female Race: White Birthplace: New York Marital Status: Married Relation to Head of House: Wife Home in 1940: Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota Map of Home in 1940: View Map Street: No 4th Street House Number: 312 Inferred Residence in 1935: Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota Residence in 1935: Same House Sheet Number: 3B Attended School or College: No Highest Grade Completed: College, 2nd year Weeks Worked in 1939: 0 Income: 0 Income Other Sources: No Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age Louis Knutson 55 Bessie Knutson 53 Wilbur Knutson 20 Richard Knutson 14 Clarissa Paulson 30 - 1940 - Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Aug 1965 - Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    I1054 Bessie Eugenia St. John and I1053 Beulah Hannah St. John
    I1054 Bessie Eugenia St. John and I1053 Beulah Hannah St. John
    Shown standing with a cow most likely in Superior,WI area... on left is unknown lady, possibly a house maid for the family, in center is Bessie St John my grandmother, on right is her sister Beulah St John.
    I1054) Bessie Eugenia (St. John) Knudsen with family
    I1054) Bessie Eugenia (St. John) Knudsen with family
    Shown in apox.1960, from left: Karen Knudsen, Joanne Knudsen, Bessie St John Knudsen, Karl Knudsen (standing), Jayne Knudsen and Jim Knudsen playing cards with Grandma Bessie in her home on North 4th St. in Brainerd, MN
    I1054 Bessie Eugenia (St. John) Knudsen and I1055 Louis Knudsen
    I1054 Bessie Eugenia (St. John) Knudsen and I1055 Louis Knudsen
    Bessie St John Knudsen and her husband Louis Knudsen in 1950 taken in Brainerd, MN .
    1950 BessieStJohnKnudsenAndLouisKnudsen.jpg
    1950 BessieStJohnKnudsenAndLouisKnudsen.jpg


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