Person Sheet


Name Alice Marie Kjestad
Birth 15 Nov 1882, Linden, Brown, Minnesota
Christen 4 Feb 1883, Linden Lutheran Church, Linden, Brown, Minnesota
Confirmation 17 Sep 1899, Linden Lutheran Church, Linden, Brown, Minnesota
Death 15 Apr 1971, Rochester, Olmsted, Minnesota1
Burial 17 Apr 1971, Linden Lutheran Cemetery, Linden, Brown, Minnesota
Religion Lutheran
Father Sevald Johannesson Kjestad (1834-1914)
Mother Johanna Tostendattir (Strom) (1840-1923)
Spouses:
1 Martin Elton
Birth 20 May 1888, Minnesota
Death 15 Sep 1936, Linden, Brown, Minnesota
Burial Linden Lutheran Cemetery, Linden, Brown, Minnesota
Religion Lutheran
Father Nels Elton
Mother Kjested Strom
Marriage 28 Jun 1922, Lake Hanska, Brown, Minnesota
Notes for Alice Marie Kjestad
Her baptismal record was for "Elise Marie," and the witnesses were T. Kjestad and wife Ragnild Kjestad, and Teodor Thormondson. The SSDI1 has her birth on 15 November 1883, with the year incorrect.

The Linden church records have her death occuring at the Madelia Hospital while the Watonwan Co. records have it in Rochester. Buried in Lot 44 1/2 of the Linden Lutheran Cemetery.
Research
52 (v. Q, p. 605), 7 (b. 1, pp. 32-33, 88-89; b. 2, p. 98; b. 3)
1885 Minn. census, Brown Co., p. 482 [LDS FHL microfilm 565735]
1895 Minn. census, Brown Co., p. 472 [LDS FHL microfilm 565764]
1910 U.S. census, Brown Co., Minnesota, r. 691, E.D. 43, p. 81B
1920 U.S. census, Brown Co., Minnesota, r. 825, E.D. 44, p. 140A
Medical Notes for Martin (Spouse 1)
His cause of death was myocarditis suffered for 9 months and arteriosclerosis suffered for 10 years. His attending physician was Dr. W. J. McCarthy.
Misc. Notes
Martin was from Becker Co., Minnesota, at the time of their marriage. They obtained their marriage license on 26 June 1922 and were married on 28 June by Rev. Jacob Thornell, with Peter Strond and Alma Diaeth as the witnesses.

Buried in Lot 44 1/2 of the Linden Lutheran Cemetery.
Research
52 (v. Q, p. 605), 53 (v. F, 1936 p. 0, l. 249), 54
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