Clara Estella Olson, 18951989 (aged 94 years)

Name
Clara Estella /Olson/
Given names
Clara Estella
Surname
Olson
Name
Clara Estella /Ranum/
Type
married name
Given names
Clara Estella
Surname
Ranum
Name
Clara Estella /Sjosvold/
Type
married name
Given names
Clara Estella
Surname
Olson
Name
Clara Estella /Ranum/
Type
married name
Given names
Clara Estella
Surname
Ranum
Birth February 26, 1895 52 40

Birth about 1895 51 40
Census July 6, 1895 (aged 4 months) Age: 4/12
Birth of a sisterFlorence Pauline Olson
April 7, 1897 (aged 2 years)
Census June 12, 1905 (aged 10 years) Age: 10
Census May 2, 1910 (aged 15 years) Age: 15
Birth of a sonStanley Clifford Ranum
October 12, 1914 (aged 19 years)
Death of a sonStanley Clifford Ranum
about 1919 (aged 23 years)

Census January 9, 1920 (aged 24 years) Age: 24
Birth of a sonOral Clayton Ranum
January 27, 1920 (aged 24 years)
Birth of a sonMaynard Curtis Ranum
May 10, 1922 (aged 27 years)
Baptism of a sonMaynard Curtis Ranum
July 10, 1923 (aged 28 years)
Death of a husbandOscar Ranum
January 18, 1924 (aged 28 years)
MarriagePeder SjosvoldView this family
November 3, 1928 (aged 33 years)
Census April 9, 1930 (aged 35 years) Age: 35
Death of a husbandPeder Sjosvold
March 30, 1931 (aged 36 years)
Death of a fatherJohanes A. Olson
January 30, 1932 (aged 36 years)
Residence 1935 (aged 39 years)
Residence
Age: 45Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Wife
April 1, 1940 (aged 45 years)
Death of a motherMari Stengelson
after 1940 (aged 44 years)
Death of a husbandAlfred Ranum
January 21, 1973 (aged 77 years)
Death of a sisterOlga Christine Olson
October 19, 1973 (aged 78 years)
Burial of a husbandAlfred Ranum
October 23, 1973 (aged 78 years)
Cemetery: Bethlehem Cemetery
Funeral service
Funeral service

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Death of a brotherArthur Melvin Olson
May 14, 1974 (aged 79 years)
Death July 17, 1989 (aged 94 years)
Burial
Family with parents
father
Johannes and Mari (Stengelson) Olson
18431932
Birth: February 2, 1843 31 26Nord Aurdal, Valdres, Oppland, Norway
Death: January 30, 1932Viking, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
mother
Johannes and Mari (Stengelson) Olson
18551940
Birth: 1855Norway
Death: after 1940Viking, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
elder sister
1881
Birth: April 1881Michigan, United States
10 years
elder sister
Olga and John Ranum, christmas card
18911973
Birth: March 8, 1891 48 36Viking, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: October 19, 1973Thief River Falls, Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
18 months
elder brother
18921974
Birth: August 18, 1892 49 37Minnesota, United States
Death: May 14, 1974Clearwater County, Minnesota, United States
3 years
herself
Clara Olson ca 1898
18951989
Birth: February 26, 1895 52 40
Death: July 17, 1989Fridley, Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
2 years
younger sister
18971994
Birth: April 7, 1897 54 42Minnesota, United States
Death: October 5, 1994Ferndale, Whatcom, Washington, USA
brother
Private
Father’s family with Maria Mattiasdatter
father
Johannes and Mari (Stengelson) Olson
18431932
Birth: February 2, 1843 31 26Nord Aurdal, Valdres, Oppland, Norway
Death: January 30, 1932Viking, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
step-mother
18371881
Birth: about 1837Norway
Death: about 1881Michigan, United States
Marriage MarriageNovember 24, 1870Hemne, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
2 years
half-brother
1872
Birth: calculated 1872 28 35
6 years
half-sister
1877
Birth: calculated 1877 33 40Michigan, United States
3 years
half-brother
1879
Birth: 1879 35 42Michigan, United States
2 years
half-sister
1881
Birth: January 1881 37 44Michigan, United States
4 months
elder sister
1881
Birth: April 1881Michigan, United States
23 months
half-brother
1883
Birth: February 1883 39 46Michigan, United States
Family with Oscar Ranum
husband
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
herself
Clara Olson ca 1898
18951989
Birth: February 26, 1895 52 40
Death: July 17, 1989Fridley, Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
son
19141919
Birth: October 12, 1914 27 19Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: about 1919
daughter
Private
son
19202011
Birth: January 27, 1920 32 24Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: February 5, 2011Mountrail County, North Dakota, United States
2 years
son
19222001
Birth: May 10, 1922 35 27New Solum Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: October 26, 2001Viking, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
son
Private
son
Private
Family with Alfred Ranum
husband
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
herself
Clara Olson ca 1898
18951989
Birth: February 26, 1895 52 40
Death: July 17, 1989Fridley, Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
daughter
Private
daughter
Private
Family with Peder Sjosvold
husband
18831931
Birth: August 10, 1883
Death: March 30, 1931Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
herself
Clara Olson ca 1898
18951989
Birth: February 26, 1895 52 40
Death: July 17, 1989Fridley, Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Marriage MarriageNovember 3, 1928Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Alfred Ranum + Hulda Eleonora Johnson
husband
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
partner’s partner
Ella Peterson Johnson's children: Hulda, Ernest, and Freda
18881924
Birth: January 3, 1888 39 23Litchfield, Meeker County, Minnesota, United States
Death: November 9, 1924Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
step-daughter
1927 Cropped from wedding photo
19071962
Birth: March 20, 1907 29 19Roseau, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: May 7, 1962UofM Hospital, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
17 months
step-son
19081924
Birth: August 23, 1908 30 20Golden Valley, Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
Death: December 29, 1924Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
19 months
step-daughter
19102010
Birth: March 13, 1910 32 22Casperson, Golden Valley Township, Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
Death: August 16, 2010Bethesda Pleasantview Nursing Home, Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, United States
16 months
step-daughter
19112003
Birth: July 19, 1911 33 23Minnesota, United States
Death: June 14, 2003Warroad Care Center, Warroad, Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
15 months
step-son
Lloyd polishing car
19122010
Birth: October 15, 1912 34 24Golden Valley, Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
Death: January 3, 2010Newport, Campbell County, Kentucky, United States
16 months
step-son
Johnny Ranum in army uniform
19141945
Birth: February 7, 1914 35 26Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
Death: November 21, 1945Thief River Falls, Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
1 year
step-daughter
Elsie Hodik (from Johnson Funeral)
19152007
Birth: February 9, 1915 36 27Golden Valley Township, Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
Death: May 21, 2007Good Samaritan Center, Warren, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
15 months
step-son
19161916
Birth: May 3, 1916 38 28
Death: May 3, 1916
15 months
step-son
Sanford Ranum, cropped from Maynard and Betty Ranum wedding party photo
19171976
Birth: July 19, 1917 39 29Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
Death: December 2, 1976Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
step-son
Private
step-son
Stanley Ranum (from Johnson Funeral Services)
19212005
Birth: December 14, 1921 43 33Golden Valley, Roseau County, Minnesota, United States
Death: October 9, 2005Grand Forks, Grand Foks county, North Dakota, United States
23 months
step-son
19231945
Birth: November 18, 1923 45 35Minnesota, United States
Death: January 27, 1945Luzon, Philippines
Peder Sjosvold + Ida Stengelson
husband
18831931
Birth: August 10, 1883
Death: March 30, 1931Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
partner’s partner
18881926
Birth: May 5, 1888Calumet, Houghton County, Michigan, United States
Death: December 25, 1926Rosewood, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Marriage MarriageAugust 7, 1910Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
22 months
step-daughter
19121950
Birth: June 4, 1912 28 24Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Death: September 27, 1950Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
Shared note

death cert. # 1989-MN-016778.

Married Oscar Ranum, then a German hotelkeeper in Thief River Falls, then Oscar's brother Alfred. Had several children by Oscar, none by the hotelkeeper, and another 3 by Alfred.

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Note: Photo shared by Scott Forland on Facebook. Digitally post-processed (monochrome, enhance contrast, f…

Photo shared by Scott Forland on Facebook. Digitally post-processed (monochrome, enhance contrast, filter for sepia fade.)

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I think this photo dates from the late 60s or early 70s, but I have no direct evidence as yet.

  • Wayne Saewyc in 2014
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These two photos may have been taken in relation to Oscar and Clara's engagement.

  • Wayne Saewyc