Bertha E. Magnuson1

b. Dec 22, 1903, d. Jan 10, 1992
Father(?) Magnuson2
     Bertha E. Magnuson was born on Dec 22, 1903 in Smolan, Saline Co, KS.1,3,4,5
     Bertha E. Magnuson married Clarence Gunnerson, son of Adolf Fredrick Gunnerson and Anna Marie (?), on Dec 21, 1928 in Smolan, Saline Co, KS.1,4,6
     Bertha E. Gunnerson was listed as a wife in Clarence Gunnerson's household on the 1930 Census in Smolan Township, Saline Co, KS.4
     Bertha E. Gunnerson was listed in a Saline County Farm Directory in 1937; the listing puts them in 1N 1W Assaria, R-Smolan, Phone Salemsborg 34.7
     Bertha E. Gunnerson moved in 1953 to Salina, Saline Co, KS.1
     Bertha E. Gunnerson was left a widow by Clarence Gunnerson's death on May 25, 1970.1,8,5
     Bertha E. Gunnerson lived in Feb, 1981 in Salina, Saline Co, KS.2
     Bertha E. Gunnerson lived in Jan, 1992 at 2015 Highland, Salina, Saline Co, KS.1
     Bertha E. Gunnerson was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, in Salina, Saline Co, KS; she was also a member of E.L.C.W.1
     Bertha E. Gunnerson died on Jan 10, 1992 in St. John's Hospital, Salina, Saline Co, KS, at age 88.1,3,5 An obituary was published on Jan 11, 1992 in The Salina Journal in Salina, Saline Co, KS.1 Bertha's funeral was held on Jan 13, 1992 at Assaria Lutheran Church in Assaria, Saline Co, KS; the Rev. Loren Mai and William Buschbom officiated.1 She was buried circa Jan 13, 1992 at Assaria Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery, in Assaria, Saline Co, in KS.1,5
Clarence and Bertha Gunnerson
Assaria Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery, Assaria, KS
Photo by Julia Langel, May 15, 2011


Clarence Gunnerson b. January 21, 1902, d. May 25, 1970
  • Weston Gunnerson1 d. before Jan, 1992


  1. [S661] The Salina Journal, January 11, 1992.
  2. [S1263] Lower Volga Village Project, online, Obituary information for Judith Magnuson, extracted from Hutchinson News, February 21, 1981.
  3. [S663] Bertha Gunnerson, no. 514-68-7686, unknown short title, Rootsweb.
  4. [S1062] 1930 U. S. Census, Kansas, Saline County, Smolan Township, ED 24, sheet 1B, line 86, dwelling 21, family 21, Kansas, Saline County.
  5. [S1920] Clarence M. Gunnerson and Bertha E. Gunnerson Cemetery Marker, Assaria Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery, Assaria, Saline Co, KS.
  6. [S1952] Salina Journal, November 24, 1968, 8.
  7. [S93] Directory, Saline County Farm Directory 1937-38 , p. 50.
  8. [S662] Clarence Gunnerson, no. 513-36-3199, unknown short title, Rootsweb.
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