Obit: Korntved, Peter (1877 - 1953)

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Surnames: Korntved, Vander Stoep, Ringquist

----Source: Marathon County Register (Unity, Clark County, Wis.) 04/24/1953

Korntved, Peter (19 June 1877 - 21 Apr. 1953)

Peter Korntved, 75, a long time resident of this area, died at 7:45 a.m. Monday at the home of his daughter in Rhinelander.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Lulloff Funeral Home in Colby, Wis. The Rev. Claude Vander Stoep officiated and burial was in the Trinity Lutheran cemetery.

Peter Korntved was born in Oxford, N. J., June 19, 1877 and came with his parents to Romeo, Wisconsin when still a child. His parents were pioneers of that area.

He was married to Maggie Ringquist of Unity, May 9, 1903. After the death of his parents, he took over the old homestead. Mrs. Korntved passed away July 29, 1939. For the past ten years he had been living with his daughter near Rhinelander.

Surviving are four daughters, five brothers, 14 grand-children and four great grand-children.

Family Notes

1900 Federal Census, ED 72 Brighton township, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States, pg. 3, family 66

Peter Korntved, single white male
father's birthplace: Denmark
mother's birthplace: Denmark

Household Members
head Andrew Korntved M 47 (Mar 1853) Denmark
wife Maggie Korntved F 45 (Mar 1855) Denmark
son Peter Korntved M 23 (Jun 1877) New Jersey
son Soren Korntved M 21 (Apr 1879) New Jersey
son Christian Korntved M 16 (Feb 1884) Wisconsin
son Antone Korntved M 13 (Oct 1887) Wisconsin
son John Korntved M 10 (Oct 1890) Wisconsin
son Gorgn Korntved M 4 (Aug 1896) Wisconsin



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