Ole E Holum

parents:  Ingebert Holum and Anne Simondatter


Birth:  12 Nov 1867  Mount Horeb, Dane, WI
Death:  28 Nov 1946  Blanchard, Traill, ND
Burial:   Mayville Cemetery, Mayville, Traill, ND

Marriage #1



Marriage #2

Alice Blanche Ames

16 Aug 1903  Alida, Clearwater, MN


Glen Irwin Holum 15 May 1904
Andy Clarence Holum 14 Feb 1906
Amy Florence Holum 30 May 1908
Clemet Ingvold Holum 28 Apr 1910
Oral Holum 24 Aug 1912
Cecelia Irene Holum 07 Feb 1915
Cynthia Marie Holum living?
George Henry Holum 21 Nov 1923

notes regarding the children of Ole Holum and Alice Blanche (Ames) Holum

1900 Federal census Grimstad, Roseau, MN - age 32
1910 Federal census Bear Creek, Clearwater, MN - age 42
1930 Federal census Mayville, Trail, ND - age 62
Minnesota Online Records Birth records; death records
Family records Photos belonging to Corrine (Holum) Olsen 
Family records Records and photos belonging to Jane Bradford  
Family research Research belonging to Valerie (Biberdorf) Boman

(click here to view census information)

Miscellaneous Information
1) Wife of Ole I Holum: Alice Blanche Ames - born 15 Jul 1878 Eagle Grove, Humboldt, IA; died 20 Mar 1964 Mayville, Traill, ND; buried Mayville Cemetery, Mayville, Traill, ND - see tombstone photo below; 1906 land deed; daughter of George Henry Ames and Cecelia Halgrims.


Photos and/or signatures

photos from the collection of Jane Bradford (except as noted)

brothers Eric and Ole Holum

unknown date

thanks to Corrine (Holum) Olsen for this photo


Ole Holum and his wife 
Alice Blanche (Ames) Holum

16 Aug 1903
Alida, Minnesota


back: Glen, Andy
middle (parents): Ole, Alice (holding Oral)
front: Clemet, Amy

c. 1910

back: Glen, Andy, Oral, Clemet
middle: Amy, Cecelia
front: Ole, Cynthia, Alice

c. 1927


Alice Blanche (Ames) Holum 
and Ole Holum

unknown date

The Holum Brothers
Erick, Simon and Ole

unknown date

photo owned by Valerie Boman


Ole E Holum and his wife Alice Blanche (Ames) Holum

Mayville Cemetery 
Mayville, Traill, North Dakota

thanks to Jim Hime for the cemetery photos




email me at: Valerie.Boman@cox.net

Last updated October 17, 2014

Valerie Ann (Biberdorf) Boman - 2004-2010