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Gwendolyn Ann (Dix) Schunk (1929 - 2017)

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Gwendolyn Ann Schunk formerly Dix aka Bollerslev, Smith
Born in Turton, Spink, South Dakota, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Turton Spink SD Spink Co, South Dakota, USAmap
Wife of — married in Spink, South Dakota, USAmap
[children unknown]
Died in Conde City, Spink Co., SDmap
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Biography

When Gwendolyn Dix was born on July 15, 1929, in Turton, South Dakota, her father, Joseph, was 33, and her mother, Ethel, was 28. Gwendolyn married Robert Smith in Turton on December 28, 1947. They raised six children and farmed together in the Conde area until Robert passed away in 1976. Gwendolyn later married Carroll Bollerslev in Doland, SD. After his passing, she eventually married William Schunk in Lake Andes, SD. She died on December 11, 2017, in Conde, South Dakota, at the age of 88 and was buried in Sunset Gardens, Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota USA. Find A Grave: Memorial #185188349

Marriage

  1. Husband Robert Smith.

Wife Gwendolyn Dix. 29 DEC 1947. Turton Spink SD Spink Co, South Dakota, USA.

  1. Husband Carroll Hanley Bollerslev.

Wife Gwendolyn Dix. Marriage 16 SEP 1978. Spink, South Dakota, USA. [1][2]

  1. Husband William Schunk

2000 • Lake Andes, Charles Mix, South Dakota,

Parents Husband Joseph John Dix. Wife Ethel Cecelia Klapperich. Child: Edward Norbert Dix. Child: Robert Paul Dix. Child: Living Dix. Child: Living Dix. Child: Gwendolyn Dix. Child: Donna Marie Dix. Child: Living Dix. Child: Earl Joseph Dix. Child: Living Dix. Child: Joseph John Dix. Child: Richard T Dix. Child: Living Dix. Child: Living Dix. Marriage had 13 children; Joseph and Richard died in infancy, Edward died in car accident 6 Sep 1953. 6 SEP 1922. Turton, Spink, South Dakota, USA. [3][4]

Sources

  1. Source: #S60 South Dakota Department of Health; Pierre, South Dakota; South Dakota Marriage Records, 1905-2016
  2. Source: #S60 South Dakota Department of Health; Pierre, South Dakota; South Dakota Marriage Records, 1905-2016
  3. Source: #S44
  4. Source: #S42
  • Source: Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 26 August 2018), memorial page for Gwendolyn Ann Dix Schunk (15 Jul 1929–12 Nov 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 185188349, citing Sunset Memorial Gardens, Aberdeen, Brown County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Barb Jones (contributor 47367273) .
  • Repository: R1 Ancestry.com
  • Source: S151 Ancestry.com Public Member Trees Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; NOTEFamily trees submitted by Ancestry members.
  • Source: S16 Ancestry.com 1940 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S22 Ancestry.com South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005.Original data - South Dakota Department of Health. South Dakota Marriage Index, 1905-1914 and South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949. Pierre, SD, USA: South Dakota Department of Health.Or; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S42 Ancestry.com South Dakota, State Census, 1935 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S60 Ancestry.com South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S9 Ancestry.com 1930 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rol; Repository: #R1


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