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Peter O. Petersen
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Birth: Feb. 10, 1861, Denmark
Death: Mar. 30, 1943
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA

The Wolbach Messenger, Thursday, Apr. 8, 1943, page 1:
Funeral Held for Former Resident --

Funeral services for P. O. Petersen, former Wolbach resident who died at his home in Lincoln last week were held Friday from the Danish Lutheran church in that city and burial was in Wyuka Cemetery.

Peter O. Petersen was born in Vejleby, Sjeeland, Denmark, Feb 10, 1861 and died in Lincoln, Nebraska March 30, 1943 at the age of 82 years, 1 month and 20 days. When he was 20 years old he came to America settling at Bennet, Neb. He was united in marriage to Anna Petersen 50 years ago and they lived for a time at Bennet and later moved to Wolbach, where they lived for 7 years. On account of his health they moved to Lincoln 30 years ago.

Mr. Petersen was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran church in Denmark and he remained in that faith until his death. 3 children were born to this union, 2 sons and a daughter. A son and daughter preceded their father in death.

He leaves to mourn his passing his wife, Anna, and a son, Albert, a sister, Mrs. Chris Borre, Wolbach and many nieces and nephews. 
 
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 Parents:
  Anders Petersen (1833 - 1906)
  Kirsten Marie Olsen Petersen (1827 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna K. Petersen Petersen (1874 - 1963)*
 
 Children:
  Albert N. Petersen (1894 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lars A. Petersen (1858 - 1902)*
  Peter O. Petersen (1861 - 1943)
  Mary Petersen Borre (1864 - 1955)*
  Kirstine Maren Petersen Jensen (1867 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wyuka Cemetery
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Sec 27, Lot 22, Sp 11
 
Created by: Linda Berney
Record added: Apr 25, 2011
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