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Jessie S. Erickson Block
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1889
Shelby County
Iowa, USA
Death: May, 1977, USA

Jessie S. Erickson the daughter of Enoch and Carsie (Gunderson) Erickson was born in Iowa in the month of August of 1889 and was a twin sister to Bessie also a sister to Edward B., Emma and Elsie Erickson.
Jessie was a district school teacher. She was united in marriage to Nels C. Block on July 13, 1918. The couple then established a home in the Kirkman, Iowa community where they farmed until 1940, when they moved to Harlan. Four sons were born to this union; Nels Jr., Eugene, Russell and Harold who passed away in 1935.
Jessie now joins her husband Nels who passed away in June of 1954. Burial at Harlan Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Enoch Erickson (1841 - 1923)
  Carrie Gunderson Erickson (1852 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Nels C. Block (1890 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Nels Carlton Block (1919 - 2010)*
  Harold F. Block (1921 - 1935)*
  Edward Eugene Block (1925 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Benjamin Erickson (1887 - 1964)*
  Jessie S. Erickson Block (1889 - 1977)
  Bessie Erickson Olsen (1889 - 1977)*
  Emma Caroline Erickson Peterson (1891 - 1949)*
  Elsie Erickson Mortensen (1894 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Headstone is fading and sinking on Jessie's side.
 
Burial:
Harlan Cemetery
Harlan
Shelby County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Karla Tschannen
Record added: Jun 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27936441
Jessie S. <i>Erickson</i> Block
Added by: Karla Tschannen
 
Jessie S. <i>Erickson</i> Block
Added by: Karla Tschannen
 
Jessie S. <i>Erickson</i> Block
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- Karla Tschannen
 Added: Jan. 10, 2014

- Karla Tschannen
 Added: Jun. 30, 2008
 
 
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