The Women -By Last Name

This section contains profiles about individual women who lived, at some time, in Aurora County, South Dakota. The profiles here are sorted in alphabetical order by last name, either married name or birth last name, if never married. To search by birth order, use the pull down menu for The Women’s Room/The Women – By Year of Birth.

For more information about the project, see The Women’s Room.

Becker: Emma Augusta Gardner Anderson Becker, 1878-1963, Plankinton

Bogenhagen: Augusta Theresa Jasch Bogenhagen, 1856-1939, Gales Twp, White Lake

De Boer: Popkje “Paulina” Paauw De Boer, 1890-1960, Center Twp, Stickney

Fitzgerald: Margaret “Mabel” Griffin Fitzgerald, 1897-1998, White Lake, Plankinton

Gerhard-M: Margaret “Ella” Powers Gerhard, 1867-1937, Plankinton

Gerhard-R: Ruth Lanathan Carr Gerhard, 1890-1954, Plankinton

Granger: Adelia “Addie” Burnham Granger, 1842-1930, Plankinton

Hohn: Helen Bernadine Coleman Hohn, 1931- , Belford Twp

Kelly: Sarah Conway Ruddy Kelly, 1838-1915, Dudley Twp

KnutsonM: Margrete Hjelmeland Knutson, 1837-1906, Hopper Twp, Plankinton

KnutsonS: Sarah Rortveit Halbertson Knutson, 1886-1975, Hopper Twp, Plankinton

Krell: Katherine “Kate” Ginsbach Krell, 1882-1979, White Lake, Eureka Twp, Plankinton

Magonegil: Anna Rose Kelly Magonegil, 1865-1918, Dudley Twp, Stickney

Matzner: Louisa Dorothea Schroeder Matzner, 1856-1933, Truro Twp, Stickney

May: Florence Arlene Wilmarth May, 1921-1981, Firesteel and Dudley Twp

Morss: Anna Katherine Deisch Morss, 1885-1968, Gales Twp, White Lake

Page-M: Margaret “Maggie” Edna Magonegil Page, 1889-1986, Dudley Twp

Page-R: Ruth Ann Gerhard Page, 1922-2013, Plankinton

Page-S: Sarah Margaret Breiner Page, 1847-1932, Dudley Twp

Saville: Jane “Jean” Todd Saville, 1846-1934, Plankinton

Steele: Eunice Alvina Miller Steele, 1892-1978, Pleasant Lake Twp

Taubman: Catherine “Kate” Taubman, 1862-1902, Plankinton