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Bertta Lydia Ek

Bertta Lydia Ek

Female 1881 - 1968  (87 years)

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  • Name Bertta Lydia Ek 
    Born 23 May 1881  , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Emigrated 27 Oct 1905  Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    on the S.S. Cymric traveling to Boston, Massachusetts, USA 
    Immigrated 5 Nov 1905  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    arriving on the SS Cymric 
    • Listed on the manifest as: Lydia Ek / age 24 / female / single / servant / able to read / able to write / Nationality: Finland / Race: Finnish / Last Residence: Pernio / Destination: Duluth, MN / Fair Paid by Friend / In possession of $20 / Ever in US: No / Going to Friend: Gustav Helin 426 Spadding Hotel, West Duluth, MN
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    Census 18 Apr 1910  Ault Twp., St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the Lydia Helin household. Enumerated were LYDIA head female white 38 married once 4yrs mother of 2/2 living Finland-Finland-Finland immigrated 1905 housekeeper; TOIVO son male white 3 single MN-Finland-Finland; WILLIAM son male white 1 8/12 single MN-Finland-Finland; AXEL HELIN nephew male white 10 single Finland-Finland-Finland immigrated 1908
    Census 20 Feb 1920  Fairbanks, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1920 US Federal 
    • in the David Ahonen household. Enumerated were DAVID head male white 42 married immigrated 1902 naturalized 1910 Finland-Finland-Finland farmer; LYDIA wife female white 35 married immigrated 1902 naturalized 1910 Finland-Finland-Finland; TOIVO son male white 13 single MN-Finland-Finland; WILLIAM son male white 12 sinlge MN-Finland-Finlnad; ONNI son male white 4 single MN-Finland-Finlnad; ELLI daughter female white 7/12 sinlge MN-Finland-Finland; DAVID VOKUNTER hired man male white 40 single immigrated 1909 alien Finland-Finland-Finland Farm laborer
    Census 1 Apr 1930  Fairbanks, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1930 US Federal 
    • in the David Ahonen household. Enumerated were DAVID head male white 60 married at 43 Finland-Finland-Finland immigrated 1900 naturalized Farmer; LYDIA wife female white 49 married at 24 Finland-Finland-Finland immigrated 1904 naturalized; TOIVO HELLIN stepson male white 23 single MN-Finland-Finland Section laborer Railroad; ONNIE AHONEN son male white 15 single MN-Finland-Finland; ELIE AHONEN daughter female white 14 single MN-Finland-Finland; ALEX HILL boarder male white 78 single Finland-Finland-Finland immigrated 1900 naturalized Farm laborer
    Census 7 May 1940  Fairbanks, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1940 US Federal 
    • in the David Ahonen household. Enumerated were DAVID head male white 70 married born in Finland 1935 lived in same house Works at private job Worked 84 hr Mar 24-30 1940 Operator of Farm Worked 52 wks in 1939 / BERTHA L wife female white 58 married born in Finland 1935 lived in same house Works at home / ELLEN E daughter female white 20 single born in MN 1935 lived in same house At school
    Died 23 Nov 1968  Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
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    Buried 23 Nov 1968  Brimson Cemetery, Brimson, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ahonen, David and Lydia (Ek) Gravestone
    Ahonen, David and Lydia (Ek) Gravestone
    Obituary 24 Nov 1968  Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Duluth News Tribune 
    • Mrs. Lydia B. Ahonen Obituary
      "Duluth News Tribune" 24 November 1968 - Page 46 Col 3

      Mrs. Lydia B. Ahonen, 87, of 1602 Jefferson St., former Brimson resident, died Saturday in a Duluth hospital. Surviving are three sons, Toivo Helin and Onni Ahonen, Duluth, and William Helin, Grand Rapids; a daughter, Mrs. Donald Porter, Denver, Colo.; a sister, Mrs. Elda Simola, Brimson; 10 grandchildren and a great-granddaughter. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Johnson Funeral Home, Two Harbors.
    Obituary
    Obituary
    Person ID I142  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2015 

    Father Gustaf Adolf Ek Gustafsson,   b. 9 Nov 1839, , Uskela, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1907, , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Maria Vilhelmina Mattsdotter,   b. 3 Mar 1839, , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1927, , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1861  , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • Genealogical Society of Finland Hiski Project
      <http://www.genealogia.fi/hiski/>
      Pernio Marriages
      Announced 14.4.1861
      Married 20.5.1861
      His Village Nokois
      Drg. Gust. Adolf Eck
      Pig. Maria Wilh. Matts:dr
      Her Village Knaapila
    Marriage Record
    Marriage Record
    Family ID F69  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Gustaf Victor Helin,   b. 27 Dec 1880, , Halikko, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1922, Fergus Falls, Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 12 Feb 1906  Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Duluth News Tribune ~ 14 Feb 1906
      Marriage Licenses
      Permits to wed were yesterday issued by the clerk of court to the following: Gust V. Helin, Bertha Lydia Ek
    Death of One Spouse Oct 1908  , St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Toivo Victor Helin,   b. 12 Feb 1907, Brimson, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1997, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +2. William Martin Helin,   b. 2 Aug 1908, Brimson, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 2005, Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2012 
    Family ID F172  Group Sheet

    Family 2 David Ahonen,   b. 7 Dec 1870, Uurainen, Vaasa, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1959, Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 23 Jun 1922  Toimi, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Record
    Marriage Record
    Children 
    +1. Onni Armas Ahonen,   b. 13 Nov 1914, Brimson, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1985, Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +2. Elli Elizabeth Ahonen,   b. 26 Jul 1919, Brimson, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 2007, , Clark, Nevada, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F166  Group Sheet