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Nita Aasen (#47488665)
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Bio Photo Beginning in the summer of 2009 I undertook the project of updating cemetery records for Resurrection Cemetery(originally Swedish Cemetery and then the Lutheran Cemetery). Resurrection Cemetery is owned by First Lutheran Church of St. Peter, Minnesota (originally Swedish Lutheran Church).

Concurrently, I also began researching those interred at the Saint Peter State Hospital Original Cemetery, which is adjacent to Resurrection. The Original Cemetery land is now owned and maintained by First Lutheran church via the Resurrection Cemetery Board. However, the Saint Peter Regional Treatment Center, formerly St. Peter State Hospital, has the burial records for the Orignal Cemetery.

In order to maintain the integrity of these cemetery records, I will not transfer memorial pages unless it is confirmed that a person is not actually interred in one of the two cemeteries mentioned above.

I am willing to add corrections or additions as appropriate and as consistent with Find A Grave policies.
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patsy (mann)holtz
William J. Worthington
Find A Grave Memorial# 89476893
Andrew Jackson Worthington was William's half brother. Andrew was the son of Bradford William Worthington and his 1st wife Ann Elizabeth Dunbar.
William J. Worthington was the son of Bradford William Worthington and his 2nd wife Lucinda Hills.
They are my ancestors. Thank You
Added by patsy (mann)holtz on Jun 26, 2015 9:15 PM
Mary Impossible Name

I want to publically thank you for the info you sent about Mary. Words can't express how grateful I/we are. There are folks in four states doing happy dances, thanks to you. Because of your actions, a mystery that has plagued us for years has been solved.

Added by Carol on May 21, 2015 3:22 PM
April Benedict
RE: Peter Kluetsch
Thank you for your reply. I believe your Peter to be the husband of my Alvina, with children Frank, Emma, John, Martha, William, Ella and Freddie. Alvina died in 1886 the same year the youngest, Freddie, was born
Peter was on the 1900 Census, some of the children then living with their brother John in 1905 and 1910.
My gut tells me your Peter is their father, but with no proof.
Added by April Benedict on Mar 02, 2015 4:33 PM
Vonnie Trumble
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Mrs. Aasen, I became friends with Erik while running at Hope College and would like to make contact with you if possible. My email is Thanks, Vonnie Trumble
Added by Vonnie Trumble on Sep 29, 2014 12:25 PM
St Peters hospital cemetery
Thank you for trying to find the graves of Mary ann Farrar and Ivory Witterall. I appreciate it. Kim
Added by Kim on Nov 12, 2013 10:22 AM
Eric Strand
Moses Knox information - thanks
Nita -
Thanks for the research on Moses Knox, and the information about the cross section of the cemetery.

thanks again,
Eric Strand
Added by Eric Strand on Sep 02, 2013 6:20 PM
cathy witte
RE: Emma Erath
Thanks for quick reply.I figured out what to do.What a great job your doing.Going to gather some more info before I leave another message.Learned a valuable lesson.Thanks again,Cathy
Added by cathy witte on May 27, 2013 9:57 PM
Delila Duffy
Louis Pankonin Memorial
I've added the dates to Louis' memorial.
Thank you for contacting me with those dates.
Added by Delila Duffy on May 01, 2013 6:32 PM
Larry Bloom
Frederick Kier
Nita, Thank you for the information on Frederick. Sad to hear he does not have a marker. Your time and efforts are appreciated.

Added by Larry Bloom on Apr 18, 2013 6:59 PM
A Crook
RE: Edward Luck
Hi Nita,

Thank you so much for your quick reply. I so appreciate your help. I wish that I did know more about Edward Luck. Unfortunately, I have no photos and hardly any info on him.
I had a death date of Jan 1886 for Edward Luck in St. Paul, Ramsey, MN. Then, I came across your findagrave entry. I know this is likely the same person. HIs wife and children (including my g grandfather, then moved out of the area). I have no idea why Edward died so young, and I did not know that it was in a mental institution. This is all new to me. I wish I had more info that you could post. If I ever do find more, I will come back and post. Thanks for all you do, including the info on the cemetery. It really does help!

Added by A Crook on Mar 02, 2013 1:41 PM
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