John Edward Anderson

John Edward Anderson

Male 1883 - 1960  (76 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All

  • Name John Edward Anderson  [1, 2, 3
    Born 12 Aug 1883  Ljusne, Galveborg, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • age 36 in 1920, 47 in 1930
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 4 Apr 1903  Manhattan, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Immigration 14 May 1903  Chetek, Barron, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrival 13 Sep 1903  Manhattan, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1920  Lisbon, Davison, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1930  Lisbon, Davison, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 25 Jul 1960  Swea City, Kossuth, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mitchell, Davison, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    New Home Cemetery 
    Person ID I2953  Swanstrom
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2021 

    Father Anders Gustaf Andersson,   b. 14 Apr 1854, Söderala, Söderhamn, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1930, Ala, Ljusne, Galveborg, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Charlotta Eleonora Svanström,   b. 11 Oct 1858, Ukna, Kalmar, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1943, Bruket, Ljusne, Galveborg, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Marriage Banns 1 Oct 1882 
    Married 9 Dec 1882  Söderala, Söderhamn, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F741  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nellie Rhoda,   b. 21 Mar 1892, Stanhope, Hamilton, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1990, Lake Mills, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1932  Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F1114  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Alma Elizabeth Carlson,   b. 15 Sep 1882, Bloomington, McLean, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1930, Davison, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 21 Aug 1918  Mitchell, Davison, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Leslie Anderson,   b. 7 Nov 1921, Lisbon, Davison, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1957, Estherville, Emmet, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F1115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Nellie Rhoda Anderson,   b. 21 Mar 1892, Hamilton, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1990, Lake Mills, Winnebago, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1932  Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F26511  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    John_Alma_wedding
    John_Alma_wedding
    John_E_Anderson
    John_E_Anderson

    Documents
    Funeral Held for John E. Anderson Wednesday
    Funeral Held for John E. Anderson Wednesday

  • Notes 
    • He and his brother Fred came to America in 1903, settling first at Chetek, Wisconsin.

      The 1920 census shows him living in a rented house with his wife Alma. The 1930 census shows him living in a house he owned, with wife Alma, son Leslie J. (9), father-in-law John P. Carlson (79), and a lodger Frank Genske (or Senske) (31). The census says he came to America in 1903, and was naturalized in 1913.The 1930 census says he came to America in 1902.

      Obituary<

      The Swea City Herald, July 1960

      John E. Anderson, well known Swea City resident, passed away at an Estherville hospital of a cerebral hemmorhage Monday of this week.

      Funeral services were held at Immanuel Luthern "Church, of which he was a member, on Wednesday at 2 p.m., with the Rev. A.M. youngquist of Laurens in charge.

      Two vocal solos "Beyond the Sunset" and "What a Friend we have In Jesus" were sung by Walter Peterson. Mrs. Gregor Dein was organist.

      Graveside rites were held at Mitchell, South Dakota, and burial was in New Home Cemetery on Thursday at 1:30 p.m.

      Mr. Anderson was born in Ljusne, Sweden, Aug 12, 1883. He cme to America when 20 years of age and farmed at Mitchell, S.D. and southeast of Swea City until he retired in 1943. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Alma, a son Leslie, a sister, and a brother.

      He is survived by his wife Nellie, a stepson, Dr. G.O. Anderson of Jackson, Minn., six grandchildren, three sisters and a brother who live in Sweden, other relatives and friends.

      Pallbearers at the funeral here were Wm. Kerr, J. Aug. Peterson, Roy Erhardt, Frank Bentle, Monford Peterson, and Elmer Franks. The Barnes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] 1920 United States Federal Census, Year: 1920; Census Place: Lisbon, Davison, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1716; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 67.

    2. [S6] 1930 United States Federal Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Lisbon, Davison, South Dakota; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 2341955.

    3. [S134] New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957, Year: 1903; Arrival: New York, New York; Microfilm Serial: T715, 1897-1957; Microfilm Roll: Roll 0393; Line: 28; Page Number: 85.

    4. [S1004] Björn Andersson (2011).