Edith Lemnus

2 August 1892–12 October 1985 (Age 93)
North Dakota, United States

The Life of Edith

When Edith Lemnus was born on 2 August 1892, in North Dakota, United States, her father, Bert Lemnus, was 31 and her mother, Sarah Jane Ross, was 30. She married Fred William Rasmussen Sr. on 20 September 1913, in Cass, North Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Sargent, North Dakota, United States in 1935 and Milnor Township, Sargent, North Dakota, United States in 1940. She died on 12 October 1985, in Wilkin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Wyndmere, Richland, North Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fred William Rasmussen Sr.
Edith Lemnus
Marriage: 20 September 1913
Clayton Rasmussen
Elvira Edith Rasmussen
Fredrick Rasmussen Jr.
Pauline Carol Rasmussen

Spouse and Children

20 September 1913
Cass, North Dakota, United States


    Clayton Rasmussen


    Elvira Edith Rasmussen


    Fredrick Rasmussen Jr.


    Pauline Carol Rasmussen


Parents and Siblings

    Bert Lemnus


    Sarah Jane Ross




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 1

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1902 · Montana Capital Building Completed

Age 10

Construction started on the Montana state capital in 1899. In 1902 the capital was completed.

Age 25

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Galician: probably a variant spelling of Lemos .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Edith Rasmussen in household of Fred Rasmussen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edith Rasmussen in household of Fred Rasmussen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edith Rasmussen in household of Fred Rasmussen, "United States Census, 1920"

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