|Birth: ||Dec. 21, 1864|
|Death: ||Apr. 6, 1954|
Mrs. Ingeri Johnson Anderson youngest daughter of John C. and Marie Roe Johnson, was born in Adams Township, Mower County, Minn., Dec. 21, 1864. She was baptized by Pastor C.L. Clausen and confirmed in 1879 by Pastor B. Gjeldaker in Little Cedar Lutheran Church, Adams.
On March 8, 1883, she was united in marriage with Nils Anderson at Ossian, Iowa, by Pastor John Bjorgaas. They made their home on a farm five miles northwest of Adams until 1908, when they moved to the village of Adams.
She passed away at her home in Adams on April 6, at 1:10 p.m. at the age of 89 years, 3 months and 15 days. She is survived by three daughters, Amanda (Mrs. B.J. Huseby), Ida, Coramae (Mrs. E.S. Anderson), all of Adams; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, who passed away March 27, 1948, and two daughters, Cora May in 1894, and Janet in 1918.
Mrs. Anderson had been a life-long member of the Little Cedar Lutheran Church of Adams. She had taken an active part in the work of the Ladies Aid at first in the West Aid and also in the present Ladies Aid organization and mission circles. She was presented a life membership pin in Little Cedar Ladies Aid in June, 1951. Mr. and Mrs. Anderson celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary in March, 1948.
Mrs. Anderson will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother, a good neighbor, and a kindly Christian spirit who had a child-like trust in her Heavenly Father, completely resigned to His will.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 10 from the Adams Funeral Home, and from the Little Cedar Lutheran Church, Rev. M.L. Witte, officiating. Burial was in the family lot of the Little Cedar Cemetery. Pallbearers were B.J. Huseby, E.S. Anderson, Byron Huseby, Aaron Huseby, Elnathan Anderson and Bernie Neus. Lunch was served to relatives and friends by Mission Circle 6 of the Little Cedar Ladies' Aid.
According to the burial permit, cause of death was diabetic coma.
From the Adams Township 1865 Census:
John Johnson, Johanna, Ida Gurine, Carrie, John, Axel, John C., Edling, Nils, Johanna Marie, Ingeri Katrine
From the Adams Township 1870 Census:
John C. Johnson M 56 N; Mary F 44 N; John M 18 N; Alleck M 17 N; John M 15 N; Elling M 12 N; Nils M 10 N; Mary F 7 M (Mrs. Nils Gravdahl); Inga (Ingeri) F 6 M (Mrs. Nils Anderson); Peter M 4 M
From the Adams Township 1875 Census:
J. C. (Johan C.) Johnson M 51; Johanna Marie (Roen) F 50; J. R. (John R.) M 23; A. E. (Axel Christi) M 21; J. C. Jr. (John C.) M 19; Eddy M 17; Nils C. M 14; Mary (Mrs. Nels Gravdahl) F 12; Isabelle (Ingeri-Mrs. Nils Anderson) F 10; Cary F 85 (mother)
Johan Christi Johnson (1824 - 1901)
Johanne Marie Roen Johnson (1825 - 1915)
Nils Olai Kloster Anderson (1861 - 1948)
Amanda Anderson Huseby (1883 - 1970)*
Ida Laurina Anderson (1887 - 1970)*
Cora May Anderson (1891 - 1894)*
Janet Anderson Soma (1893 - 1918)*
Coramae Anderson Anderson (1903 - 1971)*
Ida Gurine Johnson Olsen (1847 - 1940)*
Kari Oletta Johnson Knutson (1848 - 1932)*
John Roen Johnson (1852 - 1932)*
Axel Christi Johnson (1854 - 1927)*
John C. Johnson (1855 - 1934)*
Edling C. Johnson (1858 - 1886)*
Nels Christi Johnson (1860 - 1936)*
Johanne Marie Johnson Gravdahl (1863 - 1935)*
Ingeri Katrine Johnson Anderson (1864 - 1954)
Peder Olai Johnson (1867 - 1871)*
Little Cedar Cemetery
Created by: Janet Huseby Stephenson
Record added: Mar 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18690679
To a Great Great Aunt, sister to my Great Grandfather, Axel C. Johnson.|
Added: Jan. 9, 2016
In memory of my great grandmother|
Janet Huseby Stephenson
Added: Jun. 14, 2012
I was pretty young when my great grandma Anderson died. I do remember going to her house and playing a board game we called "Bump". She always had the white marbles. |
Added: Apr. 9, 2007