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Florence Leone Eggen

Female 1890 - 1982  (92 years)


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  • Name Florence Leone Eggen 
    Born 16 Oct 1890  Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Dec 1982  Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 30 Dec 1982  Rushford Lutheran Cemetery, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1900 MN Census, Rushford, Fillmore County, Enum. Dist. 35, p. 8B, Florence L. Eggen, born Oct 1890, at school

      A member of Rushford Lutheran Church and its women's organizations, former church organist and choir member, former member of Rushford American Legion Post 94 Auxiliary.

      Alternate date of marriage: 27 May 1922 [1, 4, 5]
    Person ID I12671  Mindrum
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2014 

    Father John Andersen Eggen,   b. 28 Sep 1848, Skogn, Nord Trondelag, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1928, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Oline Emilie Colberg,   b. 27 Nov 1850, Levanger, Nord-Trondelag, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1920, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 27 Jun 1871  Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Photos
    Eggen, John and family
    Eggen, John and family
    Back: Conrad, Alfred, Bertha
    Middle: Dan, John, Oline, Brose
    Front: Edgar, Florence
    Family ID F8586  Group Sheet

    Family Nels Edgar "Chub" Colbenson,   b. 29 Aug 1894, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1959, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 20 May 1922  Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Francis Colberg Colbenson,   b. 26 Apr 1923, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1925, La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     2. Robert Dale Colbenson,   b. 18 Nov 1925, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 2016, Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Jean Phyllis Colbenson,   b. 30 Aug 1927, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1984, Covina, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     4. Keith Eggen Colbenson,   b. 25 Jun 1929, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 2004, Palmdale, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F8645  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Eggen siblings
    Eggen siblings
    Back: Brose, Dan
    Front: Conrad, Florence, Bertha, Edgar
    Rushford High School Girls' Basketball Team
    Rushford High School Girls' Basketball Team
    Back L-R Madalyn Burke, Helen Laumb, Miss Van Arnum, Pearl Bendel, Sylvia Anderson, Madeline Holle
    Front L-R Florence Eggen, Ruth Krockow (Captain), Margarette Peterson (Team Manager)
    Eggen, Bertha and Florence
    Eggen, Bertha and Florence
    Colbenson, Chub and Florence Eggen
    Colbenson, Chub and Florence Eggen
    50th Wedding Anniversary

    Headstones
    Colbenson, Florence Eggen
    Colbenson, Florence Eggen

  • Sources 
    1. [S917]

    2. [S6395]

    3. [S8160] Fillmore County Birth Records, 1870-1921, Fillmore County Historical Society, Fountain, Minnesota.

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

    5. [S6429]

    6. [S5280]

    7. [S146]