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 Ingeborg “Belle” <I>Ruud</I> Houston

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Ingeborg “Belle” Ruud Houston

  • Birth 18 Jun 1870 Norway
  • Death 1 Nov 1935 Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Pine River, Cass County, Minnesota, USA
  • Memorial ID 94863284

Belle was the oldest child of Ole H. and Gurie (Knutsdattir/Knutson) Ruud. She and her sister, Birgitta, were born in Norway, and moved with their parents to the America when Belle was about three-years-old. The rest of their siblings were born in Wisconsin.

Belle married Nels Houston on July 4, 1888 in Martell, Wisconsin. They had eight children. The family lived in Wisconsin, then moved to the Timothy Township/Swanburg area of Minnesota. Nels died in 1917.

On November 23, 1922, Belle married Claude Mitchell in Crow Wing Co, Minnesota.

Belle died at the age of 65 in Timothy Twp, Minnesota.

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  • Created by: SandiMH
  • Added: 5 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 94863284
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ingeborg “Belle” Ruud Houston (18 Jun 1870–1 Nov 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 94863284, citing Pine Ridge Cemetery, Pine River, Cass County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by SandiMH (contributor 47783723) .