|Birth: ||May 1, 1884|
Lac qui Parle County
|Death: ||Jun. 5, 1951|
Martin Kolkjen, 67, Dies Tueaday, Last Rites Saturday
Martin Kolkjen, 67, a resident of Sheridan county and vicinity for many years, died at Sheridan Memorial hospital Tuesday evening following a long illness. He had been at the hospital about a week.
Last rites will be held Saturday afternoon at 1 o'clock with Rev. J. Enderson, pastor of the church officiating. Burial will be in the Plentywood cemetery.
Mr. Kolkjen was born May 1, 1884, at Louisburg, Minn. In 1903 he moved to North Dakota where, in 1910, he homesteaded. He traveled about considerably and lived at Froid, Brush Lake, Scobey and Comertown before coming to Plentywood four years ago.
On Nov. 12, 193, he was married to Anna Johansen who survives him. Also surviving is one brother, Knute Kolkjen, and one sister, Mrs. Ole Stenarud, both of Louisburg, Minn.
Plentywood Herald, June 7, 1951
Ole Knutson Kolkjen (1841 - 1897)
Kari Christensen Kolkjen (1844 - 1927)
Knut Kolkjen (1868 - 1949)*
Adolf Kolkjen (1869 - 1902)*
Christian Kolkjen (1873 - 1881)*
Toneta Kolkjen Lovholm (1875 - 1959)*
Anna Kolkjen Waller (1877 - 1947)*
Olaus Kolkjen (1880 - 1923)*
Christine Kolkjen Scheunert (1882 - 1934)*
Martin Kolkjen (1884 - 1951)
Thilda Kolkjen Stensrud (1886 - 1964)*
Plot: Lutheran Section Addition 5 Row 160 Plot 15
Created by: Nancy Stout
Record added: Sep 26, 2012
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