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George Anderson
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Birth: 1830, Norway
Death: Sep., 1907
Greenwood County
Kansas, USA

from headstone wife Helga (Tomine Johndon)

In 1857 George Anderson left Holanger, Norway and came to America. He first settled in Wisconsin and in 1859 in a oxen wagon he came to Kansas. He settled in the Norwegian settlement about 16 miles norwest of Eureka. He was a Civil War soldier. He married Helge Timine (Minnie) Johnson the daughter of Baeruld Johnson.

George and his family gave the land where the Upper Fall River Church and Cemetery now stand.

Children

1. Albert Anderson 1868-1928
2. Charles Anderson 1871-1887
3. Oscar Anderson 1872-1903
4. Hannah Anderson Brown 1875-1947
5. Julia Anderson Bane 1877-1952
6. Josephine Anderson 1880-1880
7. Elmer Anderson 1881-1947
8. Julia Anderson 1883-1977


At the time of burial called "Old Norwegian Cemetery"

"Resolutions"

Head Quarters Dick Yates, Post No. 50 G.A.R. Deaprtment of Kansas.

Eureka, Kansas, Oct. 2, 1907.

Whereas-it pleased Almighty God to call Comrade Anderson from this life to the Grand Army above.

Whereas: In the death of Comrade Anderson his family has lost a fond and loving father. The county an upright honorable and in every respect a first class citizen and Dick Yates Post a good and highly respected member.

Therefore "Be it resolve" That the bereaved children has deep heartfelt sympathy of this post.

Be it futher resolved, That a copy of these resolution be mailed to the family and a copy furnished each of the newspaper of this city.

Aber Howard
T.C. Williams and
William Smethers
Committee

From Eureka Herald 24 Oct 1907 page 4.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Helga Tomine Johnson Anderson (1846 - 1897)
 
 Children:
  Oscar Anderson (1872 - 1903)*
  Josephinea A. Anderson (1872 - 1880)*
  Elmer Anderson (1881 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Upper Fall River Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery
Eureka
Greenwood County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: smurph
Record added: Mar 12, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18371413
George Anderson
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