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Halvor Dokken
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1868, Norway
Death: Feb. 28, 1939
Perkins County
South Dakota, USA

Moved to the Lemmon area from Iowa and homesteaded north of Thunder Hawk S.D. along the Cedar River in Sec. 19 T130 R89.
Mr. Dokken was found dead of a heart attack at his home in North Lemmon last wednesday noon,where he had been home alone for several days while his family was away.He had lived there for about a year,after retiring from 30 years of farming on his homestead 13 miles norteast of Thunder Hawk.He was born in Norway FEB. 25,1868.He came to america at the age of 8,settling with his parents in Iowa.He came to the West River country to homestead in 1908.
Surviving are his widow and eight children,Mrs. Louis (Lewis) Peterson of Bismarck,Mrs. Edward Ellison and Norman Dokken of Thunder Hawk,Kenneth of Sacremento,Calif.,Orin of Morristown,and Dennis,Bernice and Harvey at home,four chidren preceded him in death.
Rev. A Trueman Daniels was in charge of the service. 
 
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 Parents:
  Engebrit O. Dokken (1836 - 1911)
  Eli Banken Dokken (1843 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Christie Tangen Dokken (1878 - 1965)
 
 Children:
  Eldora Otillie Dokken Peterson (1901 - 2001)*
  Ora Gelice Dokken Ellison (1904 - 1978)*
  Norman Therene Dokken (1906 - 1992)*
  Kenneth Alvin Dokken (1908 - 1991)*
  Oren Julius Dokken (1910 - 1975)*
  Hazel Clarabelle Dokken (1912 - 1917)*
  Dennis Virgil Dokken (1914 - 1988)*
  Fern Bernice Dokken Fitzgerald (1916 - 1991)*
  Harvey Clair Dokken (1919 - 1967)*
  Ruben Dokken (1920 - 1920)*
  Robert Dokken (1920 - 1920)*
  Myrtle Lila Dokken (1923 - 1923)*
 
 Siblings:
  Halvor Dokken (1868 - 1939)
  Ole O. Dokken (1875 - 1909)*
  Olena olson (1878 - 1963)*
  Knute Dokken (1880 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenhill Cemetery
Lemmon
Perkins County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Ellison
Record added: Mar 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66792952
Halvor Dokken
Added by: Becky Doan
 
Halvor Dokken
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Halvor Dokken
Added by: Ellison
 
 
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- Becky Doan
 Added: Nov. 2, 2013
 
 
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