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Kvam, Ingerid M. / The Skalet family : ancestors and descendants of Sever and Malla Skalet
(1996)

Sever and Malla Skalet,   pp. 7-26 PDF (6.5 MB)


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SEVER AND MALLA SKALET
SEVER SKALET, son of Gilbert and Tonetta Skalet was born on Feb 4, 1878 at the Skalet
Homestead, Vermont Township, Dane County, WI.
He was baptized and confirmed at the Vermont Lutheran Church, rural Black Earth, WI.
He married Dorothea Marie (Malla) Venden on May 23, 1908 at the Vermont Lutheran
Church, rural Black Earth, WI.
He died on Dec 23, 1953 in his home in Black Earth, WI. He is buried in the Vermont
Lutheran Church Cemetery, rural Black Earth, WI.
DOROTHEA MARIE (MALLA) VENDEN, daughter of Martin and Olijanna Venden was
born on May 6, 1881 in Valdres, Norway.
She came to America in the fall of 1881 at the age of 6 months with her parents on a ship
that took 6-8 weeks. Her parents had only a small wooden box with her belongings.
Maurice Skalet now has this box at his home in Black Earth, WI.
She died on Aug 5, 1958 in her home in Black Earth, WI. She is Buried in the Vermont
Lutheran Church Cemetery, rural Black Earth, WI.
Sever and Malla had 9 children:
1. Grant Marion
2. Thora Olijanna
3. Jorgen Norman
4. Steven Donald
5. Gilbert Otis
6. Maurice Oliver
7. Dorothy Mae
8. Philip Arthur
9. Phyllis Arlene
- Born Mar 7, 1909 - Vermont Twp.
- Died Mar 27, 1988 - Prairie Du Sac, WI.
-BornNov 2, 1910 -Vermont Twp.
- Born Aug 30,1912 - Vermont Twp.
- Born Mar 29,1914 - Vermont Twp.
- Died Sep 9, 1991 - Madison, WI
- Born Mar 26, 1916 - Vermont Twp.
- Born Aug  6, 1918 - Vermont Twp.
- Born Feb 24, 1921 - Vermont Twp.
- Born Feb 26, 1923 - Vermont Twp.
- Born Apr 20, 1925 - Vermont Twp.
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