She and Charles had four children:
2. Margaret Estelle (1 Dec 1911 – 24 Feb 1999); married 14 Sep 1931 in Mason City, Iowato Claude Charles Kennison (30 Nov 1908 – 30 Aug 1987). He was the son of Grady Kennison and Edith Emery and was born in Decorah, Iowa. When he was young his parents moved to Canada but came back to Decorah in 1925 and he graduated from Mason City High School in 1931. Both he and Margaret attended St. Paul Bible College for a year. They moved back to Mason City and in 1948 moved to Orchard when they farmed. At the same time Claude continued to work as a station engineer at the powerhouse in Mason City for Jacob E. Decker and Sons. Margaret worked in the dietary department at Park Hospital in Mason City. She outlived her husband and her three siblings. She and Claude had 5 children, four sons and a daughter.
3. David Christopher was married to Doris Nelson. In 1942 he moved to Alaska and worked as a civilian contractor on the Alaska Highway. His wife and son David followed three years later in 1945 and Palmer became their new home. David was born in Mason City on 26 Jun 1932 and died 18 Dec 2005. He was married and had a son. He worked with his father on many Alaska road contracts and for a time was a gold miner near Eureka, Alaska. In 1960 he joined Local 302 of the Operating Engineers and worked in construction for a number of contractors building road, airports, and working on the Alaska Pipeline. He love construction and had his own company called Glacier Construction which he ran until he retired in 1995.
4. Ansil Severt (4 Mar 1904 – 20 Mar 1988) m. 7 Mar 1935 in St. Johns Catholic Church in Bancroft, Iowa to Leona Sandschulte (3 May 1905 – 17 Sep 1935). She was a teacher and died in childbirth. Ansil worked in Detroit. I believe he was remarried to a girl named Irene.
Sources: SOURCES: 1895 Iowa State Census Records; 1880, 1930 US Census Records; Anchorage Daily News; Elmwood Cemetery Headstone; Gullickson Family Tree Book (Gullickson); History of Winnebago County and Hancock County, Iowa; Vol. II; Iowa Birth and Baptism Records 1830-1950; Iowa Marriage Records (1809-1992); Letter, Kennison to Ward (in authors possession); Mason City Directory (1923); Mason City Globe Gazette; St. Johns Cemetery Headstones