Ruth Christofersen (Slenker E)'s Family



Ruth Christofersen (Slenker E) 24 AUG 1896 - 1958

Ruth was born on 24 AUG 1896 in Cook County, Ill and died on 1958 .
She was the daughter of Christian Christofersen (11 MAR 1851 - 1901) and Josephine Helene Maria Larsen (Christofersen) (14 JAN 1858 - SEP 1940).

Ruth was married to Benard Slenker E on 24 MAR 1930 in Cook County, Ill.

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- Ruth Christofersen (Shlenker) -
July 1924

Father - Cristian Christofersen -
taken in 1876
- Christian was born on 11 MAR 1851 in Norway and died on 1901 in Chicago, IL

Mother - Josephine Helene Maria Larsen -
taken in 1876
- Josephine was born on 14 JAN 1858 in Norway and died on SEP 1940 in Naperville, Il



Notes for Ruth Christofersen (Slenker E)
'Aunt Ruth loved all the 'nefoos and nieces' and spoiled them with
darling cards on Birthdays, etc. (Alice Jo KImball)




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Name: Bernard E Slenkes
Marriage Date: 24 Mar 1930
Spouse: Ruth E Christofensen
Marriage Location: Cook County, IL


Notes for Benard Slenker E
was from a Baronial German family
(The Von Slenker's). He was very tall and thin with a full set of dentures.


Ruth: 1910 Census CHicago, Ill
Name: Josephine H Christofersen
Age in 1910: 53
Birth Year: abt 1857
Birthplace: Norway
Home in 1910: 1432 North Artesian Av
Gender: Female
Immigration Year: 1892
Marital status: Widowed
Father's Birthplace: Norway
Mother's Birthplace: Norway
Native Tongue: English
Home Owned or Rented: Own
Home Free or Mortgaged: Mortgaged
Number of Children Born: 12
Number of Children Living: 5
Household Members:
Name Age
Josephine H Christofersen: 53
Julie V Christofersen: 32
Arthur F Christofersen: 23
May V Christofersen: 21
Ruth E Christofersen: 13


Sister - Julia Christofersen -
July 1915
- Julia was born on 8 AUG 1877 and died on 1922

Brother - Carl Christofersen - Carl was born on 28 SEP 1878 and died on 25 FEB 1884 (age: 5)

- Harriett was born on 28 APR 1880 and died on 31 AUG 1881 (age: 1)

Sister - Valdine Christofersen -
July 1915
- Valdine was born on 27 SEP 1881 and died on 11 DEC 1966 (age: 85) in Chicago, Ill

- Solva was born on 19 JUN 1883 and died on 19 JUN 1883 (age: 0)

Brother - Arthur Fridjtof Christofersen - Arthur was born on 1 JUN 1886 and died on 30 OCT 1964 (age: 78)

Sister - May Valborg Christofersen -
July 5, 1915 at wedding of Arthur Christofersen and Julia Rau
- May was born on 16 MAY 1888 in Chicago, Ill. and died on 17 OCT 1933 (age: 45) in Elgin, Illinois

- Rose was born on 31 MAR 1885 and died on 31 MAR 1885 (age: 0)

- twin was born on 14 FEB 1902 and died on 14 FEB 1902 (age: 0)

- Ione was born on 1894 in Los Angeles, Ca and died on 1977 in Los Angeles, Ca

- Ruben was born on 1903 in Chicago, IL and died on 1978 in Oslo, Norway



Last change (on this page): 1 MAR 2020