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Ida Agneta Ek Halla

Ida Agneta Ek Halla

Female 1887 - 1961  (74 years)

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  • Name Ida Agneta Ek Halla  [1
    Born 10 Jan 1887  , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Moved 13 Sep 1904  Raisio, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    from Pernio, Finland 
    Census 4 May 1940  Ault Twp., St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1940 US Federal 
    • in the Samuel Niemi household (owned worth $850) Enumerated were SAMUEL NIEMI head male white 59 married completed grade 8 born in Finland naturalization papers filed lived in same house in 1935 section hand for railroad (48 hrs worked Mar 24-30, 1940) worked 52 wks in 1939 and was paid $1200 / IDA NIEMI wife female white 52 married completed grade 6 born in Finland alien lived in same house in 1935 / RUTH SIMOLA foster daughter female white 11 single completed grade 5 born in MN lived in same house in 1935
    Died 1 Jun 1961  St. Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Mrs. Ida A. Niemi Obituary
      "Duluth Herald" June 2, 1961 Page 2 Col. 2
      Mrs. Ida A. Niemi, 74, Brimson, died Thursday in St. Paul while visiting relatives. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Harry McKinney, Brimson; a sister and a brother in Finland, and one grandchild. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Johnson Funeral Home, Two Harbors.

      From Ruth Simola Niemi Scrapbook
      Mrs. Ida Niemi Rites Are Held On Saturday
      Funeral services for Mrs. Ida Niemi, 74, resident of Brimson, were held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Johnson funeral home with Rev. Thomas Smith of Duluth officiating. Interment was made in the Brimson cemetery.
      Mrs. Niemi died Thursday, June 1, at St. Paul, Minn. She was born Jan. 10 in Pernio Aimon Tato, Finland, Europe.
      She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Harry McKinney, Brimson; a stepbrother, Arthur Sarni; a stepsister, Mary Beck, both of Finland, Europe; two aunts, Mrs. Lydia Ahonen, Duluth, and Mrs. Edla Simola, Brimson, and one granddaughter.
    Buried 3 Jun 1961  Brimson Cemetery, Brimson, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Niemi, Ida (Ek) Halla Gravestone (1887-1961)
    Niemi, Ida (Ek) Halla Gravestone (1887-1961)
    Niemi, Samuel Family Headstone
    Niemi, Samuel Family Headstone
    Person ID I1646  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2014 

    Father Gustaf Vilhelm Ek,   b. 15 Jul 1861, , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1905, , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Sophia Vilhelmina Kaarlesdotter,   b. 5 May 1863, , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1891, , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1884  , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F390  Group Sheet

    Family Samuel Gabriel Elianpoika Lalia Niemi,   b. 11 Mar 1878, Evajarvi, Langelmaki, Hame, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1953, Two Harbors, Lake, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1921  Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • As told by William Simola in September of 1998: When Ida came to the United States, she came to stay with her Aunt Edla Tammi Simola in Brimson, MN. When Sam Niemi started to court Ida, he used to come for her on a white horse. They would use this horse to go to the local dances at Petrall Hall. [1]
    Marriage Record
    Marriage Record
    Children 
    +1. Ruth Violet Simola, Niemi
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F614  Group Sheet