Cornelius "Con" Bacon/Bakken

Owen, Clark Co., Wisconsin


Corneilius was born at Five Points, Richland Co., Wisconsin Dec. 6, 1882, the son of Mary (Munson) and Christian Hans Bacon/Bakken.  He moved with his family to Owen, WI in 1912.  They settled on a farm south of town.  He was one of eleven children.  He boarded as a single man and worked as a laborer in the lumberyards in Jump River and the box factory in Owen, Wisconsin.  He died Nov. 26, 1956 in the Town of Fremont, Clark Co., WI and was buried in the Riverside Cemetery, Owen, Wisconsin.

1910 Federal Census, McKinley, Taylor Co., WI

Name: Cornelius Bacon, 29 yrs.
Birthplace: Wisconsin
Relation to Head of House: Boarder
Father's Birth Place: Norway
Mother's Birth Place: Norway
Home in 1910: McKinley, Taylor, Wisconsin
Marital Status: Single

Occupation: Lumberyard
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Hanry Thierbach 50
Anna T Thierbach 42
Albert Thierbach 21
Sima Thierbach 17
Elsie Thierbach 15
Sela Thierbach 12
Frane Thierbach 7
Ida Deaslie 19
John Deaslie 24
Mar Eckardt 77
Frank Eckardt 44
William H Warner 21
Somalins Dacon 29
High Parentt 20
Enest Evenson 19

1920 Federal Census, Owen, Clark Co., WI

Name: Cornelius Bacon


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Occupation: Box Factory Laborer


Household Members
Herbert Shelly 46, Head
Ethel Shelly 33
Alberta Shelly 7
Rosa Biddle 18
Clara Biddle 20
Frank J Svanda 52
Sam Mayer 53
Charles Jennings 30
William Grover 50
Anton Delaney 19
Christ Olson 47
Ruben Gustafson 22 or 23
Robert Cheators 20
Thomas Beachwood 35
Cornelius Bacon 37
Kenneth Sterner 15
Joseph Stengwich 22
Gordon Grover 37
Irwin Pohl 17
Morris Berthold 22
Thomas Rubis 22
Fred Rahn 39
Charles Lindbaum 21



Related Links


Obit: Bacon/Bakken, Chris (1880 - 1955)

Obit: Bacon/Bakken, Mary (1850 –1932)

Obit: Bacon/Bakken, Cornelius (1882 - 1956)




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