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Ada Elizabeth Watterberg Knudson
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1877
Daretorp
Västra Götalands län, Sweden
Death: Sep. 30, 1961
Port Angeles
Clallam County
Washington, USA

Funeral Services Held Wednesday at Gully for Mrs. Ada Knudson

Funeral services were held for Mrs. Ada Knudson, who passed away Sept. 30, at Port Angeles, Wash., at Lund Lutheran church in Gull yesterday, Wednesday, Oct. 4. The Rev. Roger Olson officiated.

Ada Elizabeth Jnudson was born April 10, 1877 in Westergotland, Sweden to parents Mr. and Mrs. John Watterberg. She came to America at the age of two years and settled in Wilken county.

On Aug. 10, 1898 she was united in marriage to Anton Knudson at Wolverton, Minn., where they resided until 1905, when they homesteaded east of Thief River Falls. They moved to Gully in 1920.

The past two years she had resided with her daughter, Ruby Knudson, in Port Angeles, Wash.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Anton, in 1954.

Survivors include three sons, Claude of Gull, Ray of Athens, Ohio and Howard of Parkersburg, Iowa; two daughters, Mrs. John Breslford (Lottie) and Ruby, both of Port Angeles, Wash. Also surviving are three sisters, Mrs. Louise Sullivan and Miss Sarah Watterberg of Minot, N. Dak. and Mrs. Ed Larson of Brush Prairie, Wash.; three brothers, Charlie Watterberg of Vauxhall, Alberta, Canada, Fritz Watterberg of Minneapolis and Conrad Watterberg of Brush Prairie, Wash.; 8 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Johan Watterberg (1845 - 1925)
  Lotta Carolina Svensdotter Watterberg (1853 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  Anton Knudson (1875 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Claude M Knudson (1899 - 1976)*
  Ruby R Knudson (1901 - 1987)*
  Ray Wilmont Knudson (1903 - 1967)*
  Howard Arnt Knudson (1907 - 1977)*
  Lottie Carrie Knudson Brelsford (1911 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Axell Watterberg (1874 - 1941)*
  Fritz Albert Watterberg (1875 - 1970)*
  Ada Elizabeth Watterberg Knudson (1877 - 1961)
  Anna Cerephia Watterberg Anderson (1879 - 1918)*
  Sarah Olive Watterberg (1883 - 1974)*
  Charles Henning Watterberg (1885 - 1973)*
  Mary Ellen Watterberg Larson (1887 - 1978)*
  Louise Augusta Watterberg Sullivan (1892 - 1986)*
  Conrad Theodore Watterberg (1897 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
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Burial:
Lund Lutheran Cemetery
Gully
Polk County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: Nancy Stout
Originally Created by: Jo
Record added: Apr 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36490668
Ada Elizabeth <i>Watterberg</i> Knudson
Added by: Nancy Stout
 
Ada Elizabeth <i>Watterberg</i> Knudson
Added by: Nancy Stout
 
Ada Elizabeth <i>Watterberg</i> Knudson
Added by: Nancy Stout
 
 
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