Agnes Mathilda Holum

parents:  Erick Edward Holum and Ellen Marie Hagen


Birth:  03 Sep 1899  Starbuck, Pope, MN
Death:  1990
Burial:  Mill Lake Cemetery, Lake Upsilon, Rolette, ND

Marriage #1

Earl C Smith Sr

23 Dec 1919 - divorced or separated


Earl C Smith Jr living?
Carroll Lloyd Smith living?
Doris Maxine Smith 02 Dec 1929

notes regarding the children of Earl Smith and Agnes Mathilda (Holum) Smith

1900 Federal census Barsness, Pope, MN - age 8 mo.
1910 Federal census Barsness, Pope, MN - age 10
1930 Federal census Baxter, Rolette, ND - 8 Apr 1930 - age 30
Minnesota Records Online Birth records; death records
Family records Records belonging to Joanne N Temple 
Family records Records and photos belonging to Millicent (Holum) Booen 
Family records Records and photos belonging to Gregory Booen 
Family records Photos belonging to Corrine (Holum) Olsen 
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) Husband of Agnes Mathilda Holum: Earl C Smith Sr - born 22 Apr 1899 IA; died 25 Mar 1965 Jamestown, Stutsman, ND.

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 Agnes' sister, and Ruth mentions her in this interview.


Photos and/or signatures

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


Agnes and Elmer Holum

c. 1900


children of Erick and Marie Holum
back: Agnes, Elmer
front: Olga, Walter

c. 1904


back: Inger Marie (Holum) Eggum, Ellen Marie (Hagen) Holum, Annie (Holum) Nelson
front: Alice, Ruth and Agnes Holum

c. 1914

thanks to Corrine (Holum) Olsen for this photo

Agnes (back row, 3rd from left)

c. 1915


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

c. 1945

children of Erick Holum:
back row: William, Elmer, Walter
front row: Alice, Olga and Ruth

unknown date


Agnes (Holum) Smith

c. 1979


Agnes (Holum) Smith

Jan 1983






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Valerie Ann (Biberdorf) Boman - 2004-2010