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Gunder Dokken, bio

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Gunder Dokken, bio

Posted: 17 Jul 2007 3:41PM GMT
Classification: Biography
GUNDER & GENA DOKKEN
Juneberry Township, Roseau, MN

Gunder Dokken was born 18 Jan 1867 in Chippewa Co, MN to Andreas and Anna BRENNA Dokken.

He lived for a time in South Dakota where he was married. Two sons, Alfred and Oscar and a daughter, Mabel were born in South Dakota. After the death of his wife, he moved to the Juneberry community in Roseau Co, MN. In 1910 he married Gena ANDERSON GLAD.

Gunder and Gena were parents of the following children:
Ellen Glad MELBY
Mabel Glad FOSTER
Selma MELBY
Tilda MELBY
Myrtle HOVET
Emma MELBY
Olga MELBY
Elmer

The Dokkens were members of the Egeland Lutheran Church in Juneberry. Mrs Dokken was a member of the Ladies Aid. Gunder died 9 Nov 1962 and Gena died 2 Nov 1954.

--page 287 Vol 2 Pioneers of Roseau Co, MN 1885-1910

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