Rev. Dr. John Magnus Rohne Familyson of Evan Rohne
Rev. Dr. John Magnus Rohne
b. 18 July 1891 Boggy Community, TX
d. 19 Feb 1958 Phoenix, AZ.,
buried - St Olaf's Church(Rock Church), Cranfills Gap, TX
m. Louise Rebecca Jensen 21 Sep
1921 Ft. Wayne, Allen Co., Indiana [Indiana Mar. Coll.]
b. 1899., Albert Lea, Minn.
d. 1981 Phoenix, AZ
her father - T. P. Jensen mother - Anne Louise
1891 - John Magnus Rohne is born in the Boggy Community, just south of Cranfills Gap, TX. This community no longer exists except for as cemetery on a nearby hillside.
1900- Even(sic) Rohne is in Meridian Precinct no.1 of Bosque Co. TX.
with all of the above listed children as well as with his mother-in-law
Ekeberg, Olea (age 82,widow) (sic)b.July 1817, not naturalized, and a
boarder Neils Johnson (age 34)
1911 - 12, 1913- 17 --- John Magnus is attending Luther
College in Decorah, Iowa. He graduates with an A. B. in 1917.
1918-20 - Chris Ludvig Rohne attends Luther College. he received no
1920 - US Census, Minnesota, Ramsey, St. Paul Ward 10, Dist. 0122
John Rohne is a "lodger" in the house of Amanda Chandler, her daughter, Mahle, and her aunt Anna Peterson along with 55 other young men of a similar age. It seems to be more of a dormitory of the Lutheran College. He seems to be a student.
Rohne, Johan M. lodger m w 28 single Texas Norway Norway no occupation
1921- John Magnus is located at the Hartford Theological
Seminary and has a Master of Sacred Theology. [Luther College
Through Sixty Years, 1861-1921]
1921 - John Magnus Rohne publishes Luther's
Case Against Rome.
1921, 21 Sept - J. Magnus Rohne marries Louise R. Jensen, a student,
in Fort Wayne, Allen Co. Indiana. Her residence is listed
as Cambridge, Mass. His father's name is listed as E. P. Rohne.
Other parts of the document state that she was 33 years old and her
parents were T. P. Jensen, her mother: Anne Louise. She was born
in 1899 in Albert Lea, Minn. [Indiana Marriage records]
J. Magnus Rohne is listed in Who Was Who among North American Arthors, 1921-1939, Compiled from Who's Who among North American Authors, Volumes 1-7, 1921-1939. Two volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1976. (WhNAA)
1925 - Iowa State census , 1925 Winneshiek Co., Decorah
1926 - John Magnus Rohne has a book published. Norwegian
American Lutheranism up to 1872. The Macmillan Co.,
1926, The University of Michigan, digitized Jun 13, 2007
The excerpt below is from John Magnus Rohne's, The Historical
Value of Church Records, Vol. III, page 73:
1930 - US Census, Iowa, Winneshiek, Decorah, Dist 13.
Rohne, J. Magnus head O 7000 R no m w 38 m 29(age at mar) Texas Norway Norway teacher college
" , Louise R. wife f w 41 m 32(age at mar) Minn. Denmark Iowa
1940 - US Census, Minnesota, Sherburne, Orrock, enum. dist 71-15,
sheet 2a. one column here lists the highest grade of education - H
meaning High School with number of years. C4 means college 4
Rohne, Magnus J. O. head m w 48 mar C4 Texas Minister Country Church
" , Louise wife f w 51 mar C4 Minn
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