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Augusta Dorathea Anderson
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1862
Death: Apr. 9, 1922
Prophetstown
Whiteside County
Illinois, USA

D/O Anders Jacobson & Johanna (Danielson)Anderson

Obituary: April 12, 1922 Prophetstown, IL. Echo
Mrs. Carl Anderson Suddenly Called
Succumbs to Attack of Heart Failure Last Sunday-Had been Enjoying Good Health

The community was shocked last Sunday to hear of the sudden passing of Mrs. Carl Anderson, who died instantly from a sudden attack of heart failure. Mrs. Anderson suffered a serious illness some time ago, but had recently been enjoying very good health. She was preparing the noonday meal as usual on Sunday. Her husband was in the room, and he heard her suddenly say "O, Now-" He turned to see her collapse on the floor. A doctor was immediately summoned, but she was beyond help before his arrival.
Augusta Dorathea Anderson was born in Nydala, Sweden, April 29th, 1862, and passed away at her home in Prophetstown Sunday, April 9th, 1922, at the age of 59 years, 11 months and 19 days.
In 1877 she joined the Swedish Lutheran church, of which she was a faithful member. She came to this country in 1885, locating in Chicago. On December 5th, 1891, she was united in marriage with Carl A. Anderson. They resided in Chicago until he year 1901, when they moved to Prophetstown.
She leaves to mourn her death her husband; her son, Elmer L. Anderson and wife, and little grandson, Richard of Farmington, Illinois; One sister Mrs. Carl E. Gustafson of Riverside, Illinois; six brothers, Frank, Peter, Alfred, Henry, Victor, and Gust, all living in Prophetstown; and nine nieces and six nephews, besides a lot of friends.
Funeral services are being held this Wednesday afternoon at 1 o'clock at the home and at the Swedish Lutheran church. Rev. Jonathan Thompson has charge of the services. 
 
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 Parents:
  Johanna Danielson Anderson (1836 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Carl A. Anderson (1865 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  Elmer L. Anderson (1891 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Gustav Anderson (1860 - 1940)*
  Augusta Dorathea Anderson (1862 - 1922)
  Peter M. Anderson (1864 - 1923)*
  Axel Anderson (1865 - 1916)*
  Alfred William Anderson (1868 - 1929)*
  Henry Anderson (1870 - 1953)*
  Victor Anderson (1872 - 1923)*
  Gust Anderson (1877 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Prophetstown
Whiteside County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section-4; Lot-W. 333; Grave-2
 
Created by: Paula D.
Record added: Sep 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116928543
Augusta Dorathea Anderson
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Augusta Dorathea Anderson
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