Family Get-together

Laton, California - 1951

Sufus Husum was Dagmar Pelham's older half-brother. He was born in Denmark in 1879 and came to Nebraska with his mother in 1885. In 1896 "Slim" left Nebraska for Okanogan County, Washington. There he was first a ranch hand, then a freight driver, a deputy sheriff, a court bailiff, a farmer, a lumberman, an orchard owner, and finally in 1944 he and Julia purchased and operated the Husum Motel. Sofus died in 1967 and Julia died in 1977.

Left to right: Julia Husum, Dagmar Pelham, Sofus Husum, Bruce Pelham


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