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Hans A Anderson
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Birth: Mar. 4, 1855, Norway
Death: Oct. 9, 1939
Whitehall
Trempealeau County
Wisconsin, USA

JUDGE HANS A. ANDERSON (NORWAY)
Hans A. Anderson, 84, of Whitehall, who served as county judge for Trempealeau county for ten years, died at his home Monday afternoon, October 9, 1939. Funeral services will be conducted at the home Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock by the Rev. E.B. Christopherson of Pigeon Falls and burial will be in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state in the Rhode Funeral home Thursday from three to five in the afternoon and seven to nine in the evening. Mr. Anderson was born in Norway March 4, 1855 and came to America with his parents in 1867. He settled in Big Slough, near Pigeon Falls where he lived until June 1884 when the family moved to Whitehall and where Mr. Anderson entered the law office of O. J. Allen, Whitehall's first attorney. He entered the University of Wisconsin in 1887 and was graduated the following June, completing the two year course in nine months. He opened a law office at Whitehall. He was elected district attorney in 1889 and served in 1889 and 1890 and was elected assemblyman in 1921 and served a two-year term. He served as county judge for ten years. He retired from active law practice two years ago. In 1931, he donated to Whitehall the House of Memories, a sub-station museum, which contains his personal antique and historical collections. The building has been deeded to Trempealeau County. Mr. Anderson was married December 11, 1877 to Oline Fristad, who died a year ago and his youngest daughter, Rose, also preceded him recently. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Mrs. Hazel MacMurray, in whose memory the House of Memories was built. He is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Herman L. Ekern of Madison, Mrs. Gerald Anderson of Sheboygan and Mrs. William C. Mason and Mrs. Scott B. Nichols of Whitehall and two sons George of Haugen and William of Rockford, Ill. He is survived by a sister, Mrs. Tom Iveland of Brill and a brother, Andrew Gunderson of the Black Hills. THE BLAIR PRESS - OCTOBER 12, 1939 
 
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 Spouse:
  Oline Fristad Anderson (1854 - 1939)*
 
 Children:
  Rose Hypatia Anderson (1880 - 1939)*
  William Freeman Anderson (1884 - 1889)*
  Fern Vivian Anderson Anderson (1897 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lincoln Cemetery
Whitehall
Trempealeau County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Corky Smith
Record added: Oct 20, 2012
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Hans A Anderson
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