Clarence William Holum
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     parents:  Erick Edward Holum and Ellen Marie Hagen

 

Birth:  25 Sep 1906  Starbuck, Pope, MN
Death:  Mar 1986  possibly Rolla, Rolette, ND
Burial:

Marriage #1

Evelyn Muriel Phelps

20 Sep 1930  Rolla, Rolette, ND 

Children

Clarice Holum 05 Aug 1931
Duane Holum living?
Mary Ann Holum 25 Mar 1934
Donna Jean Holum living?
Gary Lee "Moose" Holum living?
Linda Rae Holum living?

notes regarding the children of Clarence William Holum and Evelyn Muriel (Phelps) Holum


Sources
1910 Federal census Barsness, Pope, MN - age 4
1920 Federal census   Baxter, Rolette, ND - age 13
1930 Federal census Baxter, Rolette, ND - age 23
Minnesota Records Online Birth records; death records
Family records Records and photos belonging to Millicent (Holum) Booen 
Family records Records and photos belonging to Gregory Booen 
Personal knowledge Memories of Ruth Evelyn (Holum) Ward
Family records Records and photos belonging to Barbara (Ward) Biberdorf 
Family records Records and photos belonging to Valerie (Biberdorf) Boman

(click here to view census information)


Miscellaneous Information

1) Wife of Clarence William Holum:  Evelyn Muriel Phelps - born 26 Sep 1910 St John, Rolette, ND; see photos below; died Apr 1985 possibly Rolla, Rolette, ND; daughter of Thomas Phelps (1860 IL-1935) and Marit "Mary" Arneson (1870-1966; daughter of Sievert Arneson and Gunhild ____); Phelps family biography - includes photo.

2) I have a transcription of an extensive interview I did with my grandma - Ruth Evelyn (Holum) Ward - October 2005.  She was nearly 97 years old at the time.  Ruth is William's sister, and she mentions him in this interview.

3) I have a biography of William and Evelyn Holum and family.

 

Photos and/or signatures

photos from the collection of Valerie (Biberdorf) Boman (except as noted)

William (sitting, far right)

c. 1915

Confirmation - Mill Lake Lutheran Church
William Holum
 (3rd from left)
others identified are Runo Lindberg (far left), Walter Holum (2nd from left)
Thea Almanson (2nd from right) and Rosella Youngberg (far right)

c. 1917
Rolla, North Dakota

Clarence William Holum (left) 
with his brother, Walter Holum (right)  

c. 1912
Starbuck, MN

Clarence William Holum

unknown date

thanks to Corrine (Holum) Olsen for this photo

 

Clarence William Holum and Evelyn Muriel (Phelps) Holum

c. 20 Sep 1930

thanks to Corrine (Holum) Olsen for this photo

 

Ellen Marie (Hagen) Holum 
with her children
left to right: Evelyn Ruth, Walter, Olga, 
Agnes Matilda, Elmer and Alice

c. 1945

William Holum and his wife, 
Evelyn (Phelps) Holum

c. 1982

back: Mary Jane (___) Holum, Evelyn (Phelps) Holum, Howard Irwin, Carroll Smith

front: William Holum, Agnes (Holum) Smith, Clark & Nellie Nelson

unknown date

thanks to Greg Booen for this photo - 
(from his mother Millicent (Holum) Booen's scrapbooks)


 

 

 

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