|Birth: ||Feb. 11, 1827|
Östergötlands län, Sweden
|Death: ||Apr. 4, 1896|
Eva Carin "Carrie" Andersdotter, born on February 11 1827 in Tidersrum parish as a daughter of the farmer at Salvarp, Anders Andersson, born on August 26 1797 in Kisa parish and his wife Anna Greta Henriksdotter, born on August 10 1799 in Tidersrum parish.
She married Anders Peter Johanson on June 22, 1850 in Tidersrum parish.
Widowed in 1871, Carrie immigrated to the United States in 1883 with her sons Andrew John Peterson and Carl Alfred Peterson. Her daughters Carolina Mathilda Nelson and Anna Christina Carlson immigrated to America in 1884 with their families and youngest daughter Louise Johnson and family immigrated to America in 1885.
Daughter, Maria Charlotta was born July 21, 1865 and died June 25, 1866 in Sweden.
Published in The Davenport Daily Times, Saturday Evening, April 4, 1896:
At the reisdence of her son, August [Alfred] Peterson, 2020 East Front Street, about 10 o'clock this morning occurred the death of Mrs. Carrie Peterson, a well known resident of this city. The deceased was a native of Sweden and sixty-nine years of age, but had resided in this city the past thirteen years. The funeral will be held from the late residence Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock.
Published in The Davenport Leader, Monday, April 6, 1896:
At her residence, near Front and Mound streets, at 1 o'clock Saturday morning, occurred the death of Carrie Peterson, at the age of 64  years, after a long illness from a wasting disease. The deceased is survived by five children. She was born in Sweden and came to this country thirteen years ago.
The funeral took place this afternoon from her late residence, with interment at Oakdale.
[ ] corrections in brackets added by Terry.
Anders Peter Johansson (1826 - 1871)*
Carolina Mathilda Peterson Nelson (1852 - 1920)*
Anna Christina Peterson Carlson (1854 - 1930)*
Louise Johanna Peterson Johnson (1857 - 1936)*
Andrew John Peterson (1859 - 1927)*
Carl Alfred Peterson (1871 - 1939)*
Oakdale Memorial Gardens
Plot: Section 28, Tier 4 South, Grave 99
Created by: Terry
Record added: Oct 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99185079
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