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Alex Lindrus
Birth: Sep. 17, 1872, Finland
Death: May 14, 1937
Nisula
Houghton County
Michigan, USA

"Pappa"

Alexander Lindrus, the son of Jacob and Maria Lindros was born in Finland on Sep. 11, 1872.

He married to Anna Nopola (Leino) they had the following children:

John Alexander Lindrus 1909 – 1982
Herman Jacob Lindrus 1911 – 1971
Mary Hedwig Lindrus Olson 1912 - 1972
Helmi Elina Lindrus 1914 - 1927
Hilma Irene Lindrus Komula 1916 – 1986
Waino Japhet Lindrus 1920 – 1973
Arne Issac Lindrus 1923 – 1980
Arvo Robert Lindrus 1923-1924

They were farmers living in Dollar Bay, Michigan.

Alex died on May 18, 1937.
His skull was fractured when he was thrown from a horse drawn wagon :(


Obituary~~~~
DOLLAR BAY MAN FATALLY INJURED AS HORSE BOLTS
Alex Lindrus, 64 year old farmer of Dollar Bay died last night at 7 o'clock in St. Joseph's Hospital of injuries suffered yesterday morning when his horse bolted throwing him off the wagon.
Lindrus was driving his horse near the Dollar Bay post office when the animal was frightened by a truck and bolted the wagon crashing against the Mattson Service Station. Lindrus was thrown out suffering a fractured skull. Although one wheel was broken off the wagon, the horse continued in flight finally being caught two and a half miles east of Dollar Bay.
Lindrus was born in Finland and came to this country 40 years ago having lived in the Copper Country most of that time.
Surviving are the widow, three daughters, Mrs. Gilbert Wilson, Detroit; Mrs. Andrew Olson, Minneapolis and Mrs. William Komula, L'Anse, four sons, John, Nisula; Herman and Waino of Detroit and Arne at home; eight grandchildren; and a sister in Finland.
The body is at Heikkila's Funeral Home where it will remain until the funeral Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock in the Dollar Bay First Lutheran Church. The Rev. Paul Heideman will officiate. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery.


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Anna Selina Noponen Lindrus (1884 - 1966)*
 
 Children:
  John Alexander Lindrus (1909 - 1982)*
  Herman Jacob Lindrus (1911 - 1971)*
  Helmi Elina Lindrus (1914 - 1927)*
  Hilma Irene Lindrus Komula (1916 - 1980)*
  Wไin๖ Japhet Lindrus (1918 - 1939)*
  Arvo Robert Lindrus (1923 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father
Alex
1872 - 1937
 
Burial:
Lakeside Cemetery
Hancock
Houghton County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 2 Lot 91
 
Maintained by: Gennaphyr
Originally Created by: Dale Safford
Record added: Jun 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92701026
Alex Lindrus
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Alex Lindrus
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Alex Lindrus
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 Added: May. 27, 2013
RIP Pappa Lindrus
- Gennaphyr
 Added: Oct. 26, 2012
 
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