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Ernest Louis Bastian
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Birth: Apr., 1878
Minnesota, USA
Death: 1912
Clark County
South Dakota, USA

In 1885, after his father's death when Ernest was 7 years old, Ernest and his brother Frank are living with their mother at his grandparents' home in Minnesota. By 1900, he is in Blaine, Clark County, South Dakota, and rooming as a boarder in the Stacey household, a daughter of which, Elizabeth, he marries that same year. Per the 1905 South Dakota state census, Ernest indicates that he as been in the state for 16 years, or, since approximately 1889.

By 1910, Ernest is 33 years old, married to Elizabeth and has four sons: Everett, 7, born July 20, 1902, in Bradley, Clark County, South Dakota, Lewis, 6, Roland Merle, 4, born August 4, 1905, and Veron, 1. At that time, they are living in Spring Valley, Clark County. His son Lewis is listed as "Louis" on the 1905 census, 2 years old, born in Bradley, Cottonwood County. Ernest and Elizabeth had one known daughter Esterline M. Bastian Clark, born July 17, 1911. Esterline married Ted Clark in 1934 and they had one known son, Gerald, born about 1936. Ted had one daughter already, Lois, born about 1927.

Ernest died in 1912, at the approximate age of 34 years, in Clark County, South Dakota. In 1940, Elizabeth, Vernon and Merle are living in Watertown City, Codington, South Dakota 
Family links: 
  Carl M Bastian (1848 - 1883)
  Alabama M Clark Sederstrom (1856 - ____)
  Elizabeth J Stacey Bastian (1883 - 1978)*
  Everett Charles Bastian (1902 - 1994)*
  Roland Merle Bastian (1905 - 1992)*
  Vernon A Bastian (1908 - 1948)*
  M Esterline Bastian Clark (1911 - 1997)*
  Francis A Bastian (1877 - ____)*
  Ernest Louis Bastian (1878 - 1912)
*Calculated relationship
Prairie Hill Cemetery
Clark County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: Blk C, Lot 41, Gr 2
Created by: gensearch
Record added: Oct 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98316707
Ernest Louis Bastian
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