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Gustaf Andrew Oleson
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Birth: Jun. 12, 1869
Hemling
Västernorrlands län, Sweden
Death: Jan. 8, 1959
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

Gus immigrated to America in 1881, along with his parents and sister. They moved to Iowa where he and his father worked in a coal mine.

Gus married Hildur Theresa Sundstrom on November 28, 1891.

In about 1896, Gus and Hildur moved to Aldine, Texas. There they raised 10 children and did well for themselves.

Gus donated a portion of his land to Aldine ISD to build a school that was named for him, Gus A. Oleson Elementary.

Children:

Erik Oleson b. abt. 1892 (died as small child), Centerville, IA
Edwin Gustaf Oleson b. January 1894, Centerville,IA
Elmer Edward Oleson b. June 28, 1896, Aldine, Harris Co., TX
ELLEN MARGARET OLESON b. July 7, 1898 Aldine, Harris Co. TX
Clara Oleson b. July 5, 1900, Aldine, Harris Co., TX
Agnes Oleson b. July 5, 1900, Aldine, Harris Co., TX
Minnie Marie Oleson b. November 1902, Aldine, Harris Co., TX
Reuben William Oleson b. 1904, Aldine, Harris Co., TX
Edna Nadell Oleson b. October 27, 1909, Aldine, Harris Co., TX
Alice Helga Oleson b. March 1912 Aldine, Harris Co., TX
Nadine Vivian Oleson b. January 1920, Aldine, Harris Co., TX
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Hildur Theresa Sundström Oleson (1873 - 1957)
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Burial:
Earthman Resthaven Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 6
 
Maintained by: SueW
Originally Created by: Richard Hollis
Record added: Jun 26, 2011
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Gustaf Andrew Oleson
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