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Cora Jennie "Jennie" Hugos Erickson
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1899
Toronto
Deuel County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1990
South Dakota, USA

Jennie C. Hugos was born Aug. 28, 1899 on a farm in Deuel County near Toronto, SD. When Jennie was 1 1/2 years old her mother died and she was raised by her grandparents, Jacob and Kari Hugos. Her grandfather died when she was 16 and for the next 2 years, she lived with her aunts.

After her marriage to Hjalmer A. Erickson, they farmed in the Toronto-Astoria area until retiring to Sioux Falls in 1947.

Jennie worked in area cafes and cared for elderly people in their homes for many years. She was a loving mother and Christian example to her 9 children.

Grateful for having shared her life are 2 sons, Hiram, Toronto, SD and Amos, Sioux Falls; 7 daughters; Mrs. Orvid (Doris) Rolfson, Sioux Falls, Amy Hannum, North Hollywood, CA., Mrs. Ernest (Bernice) Thompson, Sioux Falls, Mrs. Donald (Mavis) Wildeboer, Sioux Falls, Mrs. Franklin (Di Ann) Klinghagen, Lennox, SD, Mrs. Bert (Betty) Lambert, Walnut, CA and Mrs. Bill (Janice) Madden, La Mirada, CA; 27 grandchildren; 47 great grandchildren; 17 great great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband Hjalmer, on Nov. 13, 1979; and 1 son, Norris, Aug. 26, 1944. 
 
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 Parents:
  Dora Jakobsdatter Hugos (1877 - 1901)
 
 Spouse:
  Hjalmer Arthur Erickson (1892 - 1979)*
 
 Children:
  Doris Grace Erickson Rolfson (1920 - 2002)*
  Amy Kathryn Erickson Hannum (1921 - 1997)*
  Hiram J. Erickson (1925 - 2006)*
  Norris Cylvester Erickson (1927 - 1944)*
  Amos Ellsword Erickson (1929 - 2012)*
  Mavis Caroline Erickson Wildeboer (1934 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Toronto Cemetery
Toronto
Deuel County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Gene Hammerstrom
Record added: Jul 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73193072
Cora Jennie Jennie <i>Hugos</i> Erickson
Added by: Gene Hammerstrom
 
Cora Jennie Jennie <i>Hugos</i> Erickson
Added by: M Gilbertson
 
Cora Jennie Jennie <i>Hugos</i> Erickson
Added by: M Gilbertson
 
 
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