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Conrad Mindrum[1]

Male 1898 - 1955  (57 years)


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  • Name Conrad Mindrum 
    Born 16 Jan 1898  Choice, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Christened Aft 16 Jan 1898 
    • Christened, Baptism Witnesses: Edward Mindrum & wife, Oscar Mindrum and , CarolineRein.
    Gender Male 
    Confirmation 10 Aug 1913 
    • Confirmed
    Occupation Kipp Manufacturing Co.  [4
    Died 9 Sep 1955  Madison, Dane, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 12 Sep 1955  Madison Cemetery, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    • Trinity Lutheran Church, Madison
    Notes 
    • Conrad Mindrum, former Lanesboro area resident, died unexpectedly of a heart attack at a Madison, WI hospital September 9. He was only 57 years old. Mr. Mindrum was born in 1898 in Choice. He married Florence Wicks of that community, and they farmed near Lanesboro for three years following their marriage, then moved to Madison where they had since resided. He leaves to mourn his departure his wife; his mother, Mrs. Julianna Mindrum of Lanesboro; two daughters, Mrs. Elmer Hall and Mrs. Swadley of Madison; two sons, David of Janesville, WI and Caryl of Lanesboro; three sisters, Mrs. Harley Larson of Mabel, and Mrs. Lena Meyer and Mrs. Gordon Storhoff of Lanesboro; four brothers, Arnold of Minneapolis, Almer of Madison, and James and Orney of Whalan; and eleven grandchildren. Funeral services were held at Madison on Monday, September 12.

      1930 US Census, Wisconsin, Dane, Madison, Conrad Mindrum, 31, married age 19, street railway motorman, with wife Florence 28, Ruth 11, born WI, David 9, born WI, Carroll 7, born MN, Marian 4, born WI

      He was married to Helen Wicks of Choice and after three years of farming in the area moved to Madison, where the family continued to reside. He was employed by the Kipp Manufacturing Co. at Madison
      Lived in Madison, WI on 24 May 1940
      Living in Madison in 1950 [2, 6, 7, 8, 9]
    Person ID I1120  Mindrum
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2012 

    Father Ole Andreas Mindrum,   b. 9 Sep 1867, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1915, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Julianna Rein,   b. 14 Dec 1867, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1962, Lanesboro, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1889  Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12, 13
    • Highland Prairie Lutheran Church. Marriage witnesses: Ole Carstensen & P. M. Olsen.
    Photos
    Olson, Peter M. House
    Olson, Peter M. House
    Standing L-R, Melvin, Otto, Ole, Gina Mindrum, Peter M. Olsen
    Seated left: Ella, Petra, Palmer, Conrad, Almer, Orney Mindrum
    Seated right: Arnold, Emma, James, Juliana Mindrum, Oline Olsen
    Highland Prairie, Minnesota, ca 1908, possibly taken on Petra's confirmation day.
    Mindrum, Ole Family
    Mindrum, Ole Family
    Rear: Almer, Melvin, Oscar. Middle: Conrad, Emma, Lena, Petra, Orney. Front: Arnold, Ole, Eleanor, Julianna, James
    Mindrum, Ole Family
    Mindrum, Ole Family
    Rear: Emma, Almer, Melvin, Lena, Oscar, Petra. Front: Conrad, Arnold, Ole, Eleanor, Julianna, James, Orney
    Mindrum, Ole Family
    Mindrum, Ole Family
    Family ID F396  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence Myrtle Helen Wicks,   b. 8 Jan 1902, Choice, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1987, Stoughton, Dane, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1918  [14
    Children 
     1. Ruth Corrine Mindrum,   b. 27 Feb 1919, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1961, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     2. David Jerome Mindrum,   b. 6 Oct 1920, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1959, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     3. Caryl Frederic Mindrum,   b. 2 Oct 1922, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1974, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     4. Marion Lucille Mindrum,   b. 1 Jan 1926, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 2010, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2002 
    Family ID F375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Mindrum, Ole sons
    Mindrum, Ole sons
    L-R James, Arnold, Orney, Conrad, Almer, Oscar, Melvin
    MIndrum, Palmer and Conrad
    MIndrum, Palmer and Conrad
    Rear: Palmer Mindrum; front: Francis Johnson and Conrad Mindrum

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Mindrum GEDCOM file imported on 25 Jan 1999 from Addy Monsen.

    2. [S46] Conrad Mindrum obituary, La Crosse Tribune, 10 Sep 1955, p. 8.

    3. [S6395] Minnesota, Births and Christenings Index, 1840-1980, www.ancestry.com.

    4. [S86] James Mindrum obituary, Tri-County Record, 6 Mar 1975, p. 1.

    5. [S87] Conrad Mindrum obituary, Lanesboro Leader, 15 Sep 1955.

    6. [S5072] Conrad Mindrum obituary, Preston Republican, 29 Sep 1955.

    7. [S413] 1930 US Census, Wisconsin, Dane, Madison, District 41.

    8. [S76] Peter Melvin Mindrum obituary, Tri-County Record, 13 Jun 1940.

    9. [S51] Petra Mindrum Olson obituary, LaCrosse Tribune, 8 Feb 1959, p. 18.

    10. [S85] Julianna Rein Mindrum obituary, Tri-County Record, 8 Feb 1962, p. 1.

    11. [S5280] Minnesota Marriages, 1849-1950, www.familysearch.org.

    12. [S8146] Ministerialbog for Highland Prairie, Elstad og Newburg Menigheder i Fillmore Co. Staten Minnesota North America, Paabegyndt 1872, Marriages, page 394, line 5.

    13. [S8162] Fillmore County Marriage Records 1858-1900, Fillmore County Historical Society, Fountain, Minnesota, Roll 8, Item 2, line 560.

    14. [S21] Bruce Larson, 8932 Northwood Pkwy, Mpls 55427.