"The Antigo Daily Journal"
Antigo, Langlade County, WI.
Saturday, May 27, 1933 - page 5.
Neils Mikkelson, aged 93 years old, a resident of the village of Polar, died at 3:40 o'clock on the morning of May 26.
The deceased was born January 6, 1840 [born 1850], in Denmark. He was married to Christina Theisen [Thiesen] on January 19, 1864. Fourteen children were born to this union, nine of whom are living. They are: Nick, Baker, Montana; Maurice, Polar; Charles, Antigo, Route 1; Mike, Rhinelander; Lottie (Mrs. Charles Walker), Choate; Myrtle (Mrs. August Holtz), Antigo; Robert, Antigo; Ray, Polar; Garnetta (Mrs. Joseph Benovich), Antigo. Forty-seven grandchildren and twenty-two great grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services are to be conducted Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the home at Polar. Interment will be at Polar.
[note: his family spelled his name "NIELS"]