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Charles John Anderson
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Birth: Nov. 3, 1869, Sweden
Death: Apr. 1, 1946
Sheridan County
Wyoming, USA

Charles Anderson was born to Anders Skold (1838-1907), and his wife Khristina Almgren (1844-1922) both his parents remained in the old country. Charles reports immigrating two different times in 1889 and 1893 and in 1905 he and his wife of five years both became naturalized. His wife, Bettie Bloom, was born in Findland Dec 1880, according to the 1900 census; she immigrated in 1895, and her sister, Hanna Blom followed in 1900.

Charles and Bettie married in 1899, and on the 1900 census she states that in that year she had one child die, Ella. They went on to have seven more children, all born in South Dakota, namley Theodore b abt 1914, Isabelle b abt 1916, Agnes dau b abt 1917, Andrew 12 b 1908, Norman b abt 1914, Esther b abt 1916, Edith Anderson b abt 1919.

1900 29 Jun Terry, Lawrence, Dist 0021, South Dakota: Anderson, Charles J b Nov 1870 29, m. 1 yr, b Sweden, Imm 1889, Day Worker, Owns home mortage free; --Bettie wife b Dec 1872 27, m. 1 yr., 1 ch b/ 0 ch liv, b Findland, Imm 1895; Blom, Hanna Sister-in-law b Dec 1880 19 Single, b Findland, Imm 1900; Ekstrom, Margaret boarder b Sep 1869 34 Single, b Findland, Imm 1900.

1920 26 Mar Census Terry, Lawrence, SD: Anderson, Charles 50 Owns farm Imm 1893 Na 1905 b Sweden; Bettie wife 48 Imm 1896 Na 1905 b Findland; Theodore 16 b SD; Isabelle 14 b SD; Agnes dau 13 b SD; Andrew 12 b SD; Norman 6 b SD; Esther 2yrs 10mos b SD; Edith Anderson 8mos b SD.

1945 South Dakota State Census Tinton, Lawrence, SD: Anderson, Chas 76, est b 1869, b Sweden, able to read & write, here 58 yrs, naturalized. Maiden name of wife Betty Bloon married 1898. Church affiliation Lutherin. Note: Caution, there are many Charles Anderson, born Sweden.
Death: Apr. 1, 1946, USA
Age: unlisted
Social Status: unlisted
Cause of death: unlisted
Next of Kin: Mrs. Alfred Gullickson
Information provided by City of Lead #47931747
It is reported he may have died in Montana, there are four Charles Andersons die that year in Montana.
This is from another contributor, unfortunately, I was unable to find verification of the name Gustave:
"According to daughter-in-law Patricia Lenora "Paddy" Gurdis Lewis Anderson # 49438688 her father-in-law's name was Gustave Charles Anderson. Paddy's husband's name was Norman Gustave Anderson. Paddy said her father-in-law was born in Sweden, however she did not know the date or locality. Charles died 3 Mar 1942 in Lawrence County South Dakota."

From contributor #47221731~Kim Ostermyer: records found in Champion Funeral Home in Sheridan, Wyoming. Shows relationship to wife Betty and father Andrew Anderson. Champion Funeral Home records in Sheridan, WY, dated 4/1/1946.

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  Betty Anderson (1872 - 1952)
  Dinah Anderson (1899 - 1899)*
  Norman Gustave Anderson (1914 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Charles Anderson
Note: Stone reads 1869, Census of 1900 reads 1870.
Mountain Lawn Cemetery
Lawrence County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: Section 15 Plot 25 Grave 6
Maintained by: Sue Downhill
Originally Created by: Beth
Record added: Nov 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100878930
Charles John Anderson
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Charles John Anderson
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