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Simon Skovgard
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Birth: 1875
Death: 1924

Simon Skovgard was born 21 January 1877 in Greenleaf, Washington, Kansas to Jen Christian (changed to James Christian in the USA)Skovgaard and Katherine Marie Hansen both from Denmark. Simon changed his last name to only having one "a". He married Hope Scott in Greenleaf, Washington, Kansas in 1897. They moved around but eventually settled on a homestead in Basin, Big Horn, Wyoming in a house which he built. He served in the Wyoming State Senate and was the president of the senate in 1923. He was a prominent member of the community. He died in 23 May 1924. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jens Christiansen Skovgaard (1838 - 1893)
  Catherine Marie Hansen Skovgaard (1839 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Hope Skovgard (1877 - 1959)
 
 Siblings:
  Christian Jensen Skovgaard (1865 - 1884)*
  Hans Skovgaard (1867 - 1949)*
  Simon Skovgard (1875 - 1924)
  Thale Peter Skovgard (1877 - 1944)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Husband of Hope Skovgard (joint headstone)
 
Burial:
Mount View Cemetery
Basin
Big Horn County
Wyoming, USA
 
Created by: Stephanie
Record added: Jul 21, 2008
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Simon Skovgard
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Simon Skovgard
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Simon Skovgard
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Always remembered.
- IntuitiveMedium
 Added: Mar. 18, 2013

- pat peach
 Added: Jul. 30, 2012
GGUncle, his sister was my GGrandmother, Bodil Marie Skovgaard Dearborn.
- IntuitiveMedium
 Added: Aug. 26, 2011
 
 
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