Benhard Ranum, 18791977 (aged 97 years)

Benhard Ranum, shared by Elodee (Ranum) Johnson
Name
Benhard /Ranum/
Given names
Benhard
Surname
Ranum
Also known as
Benhardt /Ranum/
Birth December 25, 1879 28 28
Note: The Ranum and Greenly Families packet has Benhard's birth in Fillmore County.
Census June 7, 1880 (aged 5 months) Age: 30

1880 United States - Census transcript - Knud Nilsen Ranum - Household Year: 1880; Census Place: Racine, Mower, Minnesota; Roll: 626; Page: 431D; Enumeration District: 157 Racine, Mower Cty, Minnesota, USA

Name Age Sex Mon Relation S M W/D MY Occupation UnEm Sick Blind DD Idiotic Insane Disabled School Read Write BP FBP MBP
Knud Nilsen Ranum 29 M head Laborer Norway Norway Norway
Sigrid Knudsdatter Ranum 28 F wife Keeping house Norway Norway Norway
Karl or Carl N Ranum 4 M son Minnesota Norway Norway
Alfred Ranum 3 M son Minnesota Norway Norway
Benhard Ranum 6/12 M Dec son Minnesota Norway Norway
Birth of a brotherEdward Ranum
May 15, 1881 (aged 1 year)
Birth of a brotherBerner Ranum
October 10, 1882 (aged 2 years)
Birth of a sisterAlma Karena Ranum
March 13, 1884 (aged 4 years)
Census May 28, 1885 (aged 5 years) Age: 6
Birth of a brotherCasper Ranum
September 16, 1885 (aged 5 years)
Birth of a brotherOscar Ranum
March 18, 1887 (aged 7 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Ranum
September 26, 1888 (aged 8 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherBerit Knudsdatter Berg
January 29, 1890 (aged 10 years)
Cause: la grippe
Birth of a brotherSanford Ranum
March 13, 1890 (aged 10 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherKnute Oleson Dicken
December 1890 (aged 10 years)
Birth of a brotherFreman Ranum
December 16, 1891 (aged 11 years)
Death of a motherSigrid Knudsdatter Dicken
1893 (aged 13 years)
Census June 11, 1895 (aged 15 years) Age: 15
Marriage of a parentKnud Nilsen RanumKari IversonView this family
June 26, 1896 (aged 16 years)
Birth of a half-brotherFredrick Sigwart Ranum
February 27, 1897 (aged 17 years)
Birth of a half-brotherOtto Henry Ranum
December 18, 1899 (aged 19 years)
Birth of a half-sisterRuth Evelyn Ranum
January 9, 1903 (aged 23 years)
Death of a brotherCasper Ranum
June 25, 1905 (aged 25 years)

Birth of a half-brotherClarence Randolph Ranum
November 29, 1905 (aged 25 years)
Census April 19, 1910 (aged 30 years) Age: 28
Address: (94) Main Street
Death of a brotherSanford Ranum
August 1, 1910 (aged 30 years)
MarriageJulia Clara OpsethView this family
June 25, 1911 (aged 31 years)
Birth of a sonHarry Arthur Ranum
December 31, 191111:00 (aged 32 years)
Death of a half-brotherClarence Randolph Ranum
August 13, 1913 (aged 33 years)

Note: Apparently died of appendicitis per Lori Ranum's family history
Birth of a sonStanley K. Ranum
July 31, 1914 (aged 34 years)
Death of a fatherKnud Nilsen Ranum
December 7, 1918 (aged 38 years)

Family legend has his death related to the Spanish Influenza epidemic.

Death of a brotherFreman Ranum
October 13, 1919 (aged 39 years)
Death of a brotherOscar Ranum
January 18, 1924 (aged 44 years)
Census April 23, 1930 (aged 50 years) Age: 50
Residence 1935 (aged 55 years)
Residence
Age: 60 Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head
April 1, 1940 (aged 60 years)
Death of a brotherCarl Nicholas Ranum
January 22, 1944 (aged 64 years)
Death of a sonHarry Arthur Ranum
January 1, 1962 (aged 82 years)
Death of a wifeJulia Clara Opseth
November 6, 1966 (aged 86 years)
Death of a sisterAlma Karena Ranum
August 28, 1968 (aged 88 years)
Death of a brotherAlfred Ranum
January 21, 1973 (aged 93 years)
Burial of a brotherAlfred Ranum
October 23, 1973 (aged 93 years)
Cemetery: Bethlehem Cemetery
Funeral service
Funeral service

Note: Image from Find-a-Grav, uploaded by Deb
Death of a brotherEdward Ranum
May 7, 1974 (aged 94 years)
Burial of a fatherKnud Nilsen Ranum

Burial of a motherSigrid Knudsdatter Dicken

Death February 8, 1977 (aged 97 years)
Burial
Family with parents
father
Knud and Siri Ranum
18511918
Birth: March 18, 1851 51 44Nord Aurdal, Valdres, Oppland, Norway
Death: December 7, 1918Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
mother
Rindal cemetery memorial stone: Siri Ranum
18511893
Birth: August 23, 1851 40 41Søndre Land kommune, Oppland fylke, Norway
Death: Died of tuberculosis, per family records1893Rosewood, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Religious marriage Religious marriageNovember 25, 1874Peterson, Fillmore, Minnesota, United States
Civil marriage Civil marriageDecember 26, 1874Amherst, Fillmore County, Minnesota, United States
15 months
elder brother
Back Row: Minnie Dahl, Severt Ostgaard, Mary Mahill. Front Row: Carl Ranum, Alfred Ranum
18761944
Birth: March 3, 1876 24 24Mower County, Minnesota, United States
Death: January 22, 1944Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
2 years
elder brother
Alfred and Clara Ranum, ca 1968
18781973
Birth: February 28, 1878 26 26Fillmore County, Minnesota, United States
Death: January 21, 1973Thief River Falls, Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
22 months
himself
Benhard Ranum, shared by Elodee (Ranum) Johnson
18791977
Birth: December 25, 1879 28 28Mower County, Minnesota, United States
Death: February 8, 1977Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
17 months
younger brother
18811974
Birth: May 15, 1881 30 29Mower County, Minnesota, United States
Death: May 7, 1974Maryfield, Saskatchewan, Canada
17 months
younger brother
Bennie Ranum, front left
18821978
Birth: October 10, 1882 31 31New Solum Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: September 19, 1978Thief River Falls, Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
17 months
younger sister
Sigrid, Knut, Alma Karina, and Sanfred Ranum
18841968
Birth: March 13, 1884 32 32Rosewood, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: August 28, 1968St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
18 months
younger brother
18851905
Birth: September 16, 1885 34 34Rosewood, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: June 25, 1905
18 months
younger brother
Oscar Ranum and Clara Olson
18871924
Birth: March 18, 1887 36 35Rosewood, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: January 18, 1924Viking, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
19 months
younger brother
Olga and John Ranum, christmas card
18881982
Birth: September 26, 1888 37 37Rosewood, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: December 31, 1982Pennington county, Minnesota, United States
18 months
younger brother
Sigrid, Knut, Alma Karina, and Sanfred Ranum
18901910
Birth: March 13, 1890 38 38Rosewood, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: August 1, 1910Minnesota, United States
21 months
younger brother
Knut and Kari Ranum family circa 1900
18911919
Birth: December 16, 1891 40 40Rosewood, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: October 13, 1919Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Father’s family with Kari Iverson
father
Knud and Siri Ranum
18511918
Birth: March 18, 1851 51 44Nord Aurdal, Valdres, Oppland, Norway
Death: December 7, 1918Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
step-mother
18601928
Birth: June 1860Norway
Death: February 20, 1928Minnesota, United States
Marriage MarriageJune 26, 1896Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
8 months
half-brother
Knut and Kari Ranum family circa 1900
18971977
Birth: February 27, 1897 45 36New Solum, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: September 18, 1977Thief River Falls, Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
3 years
half-brother
Knut and Kari Ranum family circa 1900
18991984
Birth: December 18, 1899 48 39New Solum Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: May 4, 1984Poulsbo, Kitsap County, Washington, United States
3 years
half-sister
19031993
Birth: January 9, 1903 51 42New Solum Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: November 23, 1993Warren, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
3 years
half-brother
19051913
Birth: November 29, 1905 54 45New Solum Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: August 13, 1913
Family with Julia Clara Opseth
himself
Benhard Ranum, shared by Elodee (Ranum) Johnson
18791977
Birth: December 25, 1879 28 28Mower County, Minnesota, United States
Death: February 8, 1977Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
wife
Julia Opseth (left) and Nina Mellem (right), from Elodee Johnson
18851966
Birth: October 24, 1885 41 43Rosewood, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: November 6, 1966Thief River Falls, Pennington, Minnesota, United States
Marriage MarriageJune 25, 1911Rindahl Church, New Solum Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
6 months
son
19111962
Birth: December 31, 1911 32 26New Solum, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: January 1, 1962Thief River Falls, Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
3 years
son
1941 Stanley and Ella Ranum and son Gregory
19141981
Birth: July 31, 1914 34 28New Solum Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: December 28, 1981Thief River Falls, Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
Birth

The Ranum and Greenly Families packet has Benhard's birth in Fillmore County.

CensusView

1880 United States - Census transcript - Knud Nilsen Ranum - Household Year: 1880; Census Place: Racine, Mower, Minnesota; Roll: 626; Page: 431D; Enumeration District: 157 Racine, Mower Cty, Minnesota, USA

Name Age Sex Mon Relation S M W/D MY Occupation UnEm Sick Blind DD Idiotic Insane Disabled School Read Write BP FBP MBP
Knud Nilsen Ranum 29 M head Laborer Norway Norway Norway
Sigrid Knudsdatter Ranum 28 F wife Keeping house Norway Norway Norway
Karl or Carl N Ranum 4 M son Minnesota Norway Norway
Alfred Ranum 3 M son Minnesota Norway Norway
Benhard Ranum 6/12 M Dec son Minnesota Norway Norway