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Palmer Milton Mindrum

Palmer Milton Mindrum[1]

Male 1898 - 1975  (76 years)

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  • Name Palmer Milton Mindrum 
    Born 4 Oct 1898  Whalan, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 24 Nov 1898  Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Highland Prairie Lutheran Church, witnesses Christian Solem and wife, Nils Solem, Gina Mindrum.
    Confirmation 10 Aug 1913 
    Occupation Farmer, Houston public school custodian  [3
    Died 23 Aug 1975  Houston, Houston, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 7
    • Valley View Nursing Home
    Buried 26 Aug 1975  Stone Lutheran Church Cemetery, Houston Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Palmer Mindrum, 76, Houston, died Saturday evening, Aug. 23, 1975 at Valley View Nursing Home, Houston, after a long illness. He was a retired farmer and former custodian for Houston public schools and Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, Houston. He was born Oct. 4, 1898, at Highland Prairie, the son of Edward and Elise Johnson Mindrum and married Margit Landsverk Dec. 2, 1921 at Highland Prairie. She died in March 1975. He was a member of Cross of Christ Lutheran Church. Survivors are: four sons, Alf, Houston; Ellert, Caledonia; Paul, Claremont, Calif.; and Arnie, Carson City, Nev.; two daughters, Mrs. Maelyn (Ellen) Olson, Houston and Mrs. Ronald (Frieda) Nowland, Janesville, Wis.; 28 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. One sister has died. Funeral services were held Tues., Aug. 26, 1975 from Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, the Rev. Duane Everson officiating with burial in Stone Lutheran Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were Robert Anfinson, James Hebl, Alan Breitsprecher, Ardell Lee, Arthur Bakkum, James Shimon.

      1900 MN Census, Rushford, Fillmore County, Enum. Dist. 35, p. 11A & 11B, born Oct 1898 in MN, age 1

      1920 MN Census, Norway Twp., Fillmore Co., Palmer Mindrum, age 21, single, laborer on farm of Oscar Anfinson

      1930 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Palmer Mindrum, owns home, owns radio, 31, first married age 23, farmer, with wife Margaret 31, fist married age 22, children Paul 7, Alf 5, Arne 1-2/12

      1940 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Palmer Mindrum, 41, education 8, born MN, farmer farm, wife Margit, 41, education 8, born MN, son Paul M., 17, education H2, born MN, son Alf G., 15, education 8, born MN, son Arne W., 11, education 5, born MN, son Ellert T., 8, education 1, born MN, daughter Ellen H., 8, education 2, born MN, daughter Frieda E., 6, born MN

      Living in Oak Ridge, MN, 1949
      Listed in Fillmore County Births as unnamed male, born 4 Oct 1898 [3, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12]
    Person ID I1207  Mindrum
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2014 

    Father Edward Nicolai Mindrum,   b. 21 Jan 1873, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1949, Oak Ridge, Winona, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Elise Mathilde Johnson,   b. 10 Mar 1876, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1900, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1895  Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14, 15
    • Highland Prairie Lutheran Church, witnesses P. M. Olson and Mathias Johnson
    Family ID F380  Group Sheet

    Family Margit Helene Landsverk,   b. 4 Feb 1899, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1975, La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1921  Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 16, 17
    • Highland Prairie Lutheran Church, witnesses Miner Johnson and Gunhild Landsverk.
    Children 
     1. Paul Milton Mindrum,   b. 8 Jan 1923, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 2012, Claremont, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Alf Godtfred Mindrum,   b. 9 Jul 1924,   d. 20 Apr 2009, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Arne Waldemar Mindrum,   b. 12 Feb 1929, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 2015, La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Ellen Helga Mindrum,   b. 16 Dec 1931, Spring Grove, Houston, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 2016, Houston, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     5. Living
     6. Living
    Photos
    Mindrum gathering
    Mindrum gathering
    Rear: Lettie Overland, Dagny Mindrum, Gina Anfinson, Olive Mindrum, Otto Mindrum, Margit Mindrum, Norman Mindrum, Olaf Anfinson, Palmer Mindrum, Ralph Anfinson; Palmer's children, rear: Paul, Alf; front: Frieda, Ellert, Arne, Ellen
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F405  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Mindrum, Palmer and Margit Landsverk
    Mindrum, Palmer and Margit Landsverk
    Mindrum, Palmer, Edward, Caroline
    Mindrum, Palmer, Edward, Caroline
    Mindrum, Palmer - one of his children
    Mindrum, Palmer - one of his children
    Mindrum, Palmer - one of his children
    Mindrum, Palmer - one of his children
    Mindrum Family
    Mindrum Family
    L-R rear, Paul Mindrum, Palmer Mindrum, Edward Mindrum, Otto Mindrum, Orlando Mindrum, Belle Mindrum
    L-R front, Dagny Mindrum, Olive Mindrum, Peter Warren Mindrum
    MIndrum, Palmer and Conrad
    MIndrum, Palmer and Conrad
    Rear: Palmer Mindrum; front: Francis Johnson and Conrad Mindrum
    Mindrum, Palmer and Margit Landsverk
    Mindrum, Palmer and Margit Landsverk
    Mindrum, Ella and Palmer
    Mindrum, Ella and Palmer
    Mindrum home
    Mindrum home
    Back row, left Peter M. Olson, 3rd left Gina Anfinson, front row, 3rd left, Otto Mindrum, far right, Palmer Mindrum
    Mindrum, Edward family
    Mindrum, Edward family
    Ella, Palmer, Edward
    Mindrum relatives
    Mindrum relatives
    Ella, Palmer, Bertha Mindrum
    Mindrums and Ryans
    Mindrums and Ryans
    L-R, Otto Mindrum, Ole Ryan, Palmer Mindrum, Julia Ryan, Clara Ryan, Caroline Ryan, Gina Anfinson, Lena Ryan
    Mindrum, Palmer
    Mindrum, Palmer
    Mindrum, Edward - four generations
    Mindrum, Edward - four generations
    Edward Mindrum, Palmer Mindrum holding Sheryl, Alf Mindrum in front of Catherine
    Mindrum and Ryan families
    Mindrum and Ryan families
    Lena Ryan, Catherine Ryan, Ole Ryan, Otto Mindrum, Julia Ryan, Gina Anfinson, Clara Ryan, Palmer Mindrum
    Anfinson and Mindrum families
    Anfinson and Mindrum families
    Gina Mindrum Anfinson, Mathilda Anfinson Oien, Palmer Mindrum

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

    2. [S351] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, www.ancestry.com.

    3. [S83]

    4. [S111] Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002, www.ancestry.com.

    5. [S8146] Ministerialbog for Highland Prairie, Elstad og Newburg Menigheder i Fillmore Co. Staten Minnesota North America, Paabegyndt 1872, Baptisms, page 136, line 39.

    6. [S8160] Fillmore County Birth Records, 1870-1921, Fillmore County Historical Society, Fountain, Minnesota, Roll D, page 41, line 21.

    7. [S16] Social Security Death Index.

    8. [S97] 1900 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Rushford, Enum. Dist. 35, p. 8B.

    9. [S106]

    10. [S395]

    11. [S6456] 1940 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Enum. Dist. 23-24, sheet 7B.

    12. [S49]

    13. [S5280]

    14. [S8146] Ministerialbog for Highland Prairie, Elstad og Newburg Menigheder i Fillmore Co. Staten Minnesota North America, Paabegyndt 1872, Marriages, page 397, line 3.

    15. [S8162] Fillmore County Marriage Records 1858-1900, Fillmore County Historical Society, Fountain, Minnesota, Roll 9, Item 1, line 504.

    16. [S82]

    17. [S8146] Ministerialbog for Highland Prairie, Elstad og Newburg Menigheder i Fillmore Co. Staten Minnesota North America, Paabegyndt 1872, Marriages, page 411, line 6.