Grant SEEMAN was born on 5 Aug 1890 in Thurman, Arapahoe co., Colorado,
Henry Jesse and Eva (ADAMS) SEEMAN. By the age of six he
was living with his family in Freeport, Illinois, and from
there Dubuque, Iowa and South Dakota. In 1904 his
family settled in Rockham, Faulk co., South Dakota, and here
he lived out the rest of his life. He worked as a
carpenter, ran a dairy business, and also served as a rural
mail carrier for 30 years in Faulk county.
He served his country in World War I, as a
sergeant in the 102 Ord Depot Co., and afterwards, with
brother Earl, and step-brothers Milford and Newell Kennedy,
were among the local veterans who were charter members of
the John J. Tomson American Legion Post 57 of Rockham, South
SEEMAN and Eldora
"Dora" Marie ERICKSON were married on 11 Feb 1921 in
Rockham, Faulk co., South Dakota. Dora was a local teacher,
born on 27 Feb 1899, at St. James, Watonwan co., Minnesota,
and was the daughter of Charles and Emma ERICKSON.
Charles ran the local lumberyard, and supervised the
construction of the Rockham Public School building.
Lloyd suffered a stroke and died on 21 Oct
1950 at Baldwin Hospital, Redfield, Spink co., South Dakota.
He was buried at Rockham Grace cemetery. Dora died 28
Feb 1977 at Faulkton, Faulk co., South Dakota. She was
buried next to her husband at Rockham Grace cemetery.
Lloyd Grant SEEMAN and Eldora Marie
ERICKSON had the following children:
|Charles Henry SEEMAN was
born on 18 Oct 1921. He died on 15 Nov 1921.|
|Lloyd Grant SEEMAN
SEEMAN was born
on 30 Nov 1924 in Rockham, Faulk co., South Dakota. He served in World War
II, doing two tours of duty with the U. S. Army, and was a rural mail
carrier and carpenter. He died on 6 Apr 2001 in Aberdeen, Brown
co., South Dakota. and was buried on 13 Apr 2001 in Rockham Grace Cemetery. |
|Myrtle Mae SEEMAN|
|Marion Eleanor SEEMAN was born on 28 Aug 1934 in Redfield, Spink co., South
Dakota. She married Perry Weideman on 27 Aug 1956, at Elko, Elko co.,
She died of pancreatic cancer on 14 Nov 1983 in Aberdeen, Brown co., South Dakota.
She was buried at Sunset Memorial
Gardens, Aberdeen, South Dakota.|