|Birth: ||1849, Denmark|
South Dakota, USA
Robert was born in Denmark in 1849. Came to America about 1872 *. Married Karen D. (Rasmussen) in 1880. They came to South Dakota about 1908. In 1925 they were both living in Logan Twp., Hand County, South Dakota.
Karen died in 1927 and Robert in 1930.
Stones read "Father" - "Mother", but children here...csr
* see 1925 SD Census
* see "Nebraska, Marriages, 1855-1995," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X5Z2-71V
Robert N. Banks age 30, born Denmark 1850 (?) married January 16, 1880 in Tekamah, Burt Co., Nebraska.
Bride Karin (?) D. Rasmussen, age 30 (?) b. Denmark 1850 (?). Altho' recorded under groom's parents, these must be Karen's (Karin): Neils P. Rasmussen & Marie Peters.
*see "Nebraska, Marriages, 1855-1995," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X5Z5-7SQ
This is a marriage record for their son, I'll bet. Note surname as "Bank", and mother is Karen D. "Larsen" (a big typo?).
Marriage: February 3, 1909 in Oakland, Burt Co., Nebraska.
Groom's name Rasmus M. Bank (Rasmus would be a shortening of his mother's maiden name of Rasmussen??) Rasmus M., age 21, born 1888 in Burt Co., Nebraska (same as parents..)
Groom's parents: Robert N. Bank & Karen D. Larsen (?)
Bride: Matilda Christiansen, age 21, born 1888 in Washington Co., Nebraska.
Bride's father's name: Andrew Christiansen.
*From 1917 Miner County SD Atlas:
Surname, Given name, Post Office, Rt # and/or Box #, Township, sec=Section(s), ac=Acres, wf=Wife, ch=Children, (years in county). Notes.
Banks, Rasmus M., Howard twp., R4, How., sec 9, ac 107, wf Matilda, ch Ethel, Everett, Wallace, (8 yrs in county).
This is likely another son of Robert & Karen - (same surname, same township, same section, same number of years in Miner county, SD.:
Banks, Peter N., How., R4, B45, How., sec 9, ac 105.5, wf Cora, ch Willard, Wilma, (8).
Karen D. Rasmussen Banks (1848 - 1927)*
G A R Cemetery
South Dakota, USA
Plot: Blk 1 Lot 25 Grave 4
Created by: Carolyn Bingham Rosemore
Record added: Apr 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88190717