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Bengta Henriksdotter Olsen
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1833, Sweden
Death: Oct. 24, 1908
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA

Whitehall Forum
Whitehall, Michigan
27 October 1908
Page 1
OLD RESIDENT DEAD Mrs. Bengta Olson wife of Nels Olson, died after a long illness last Saturday night October 24 shortly after eight o'clock at the home of her youngest daughter Mrs. Tryzell on Muskegon Ofe. Mrs. Olson was born in province Skane, Sweden on the 18th of February 1833. She was married to Mr. Olson in November 1854 and came to this country in August, 1870. The deceased leaves, besides her husband, five children, Mrs. Elna Paulson, Mrs. John E. Peterson, Ole Olson, Eric Olson and Mrs. Otto H. Tryzell, seventeen grandchildren and three great grandchildren besides many friends who mourn her departure. She always lived a good Christian life and was one of the oldest members of the Swedish Lutheran church. The funeral services were held from the Swedish Lutheran church in Whitehall. Rev. Olander from Muskegon officiated. The interment took place at Oakhurst cemetery.
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  Nels Olsen (1824 - 1911)*
  Elna Olson Paulson (____ - 1933)*
  Ole Olson (1860 - 1934)*
  Anna Maria Olsman Tryzell (1872 - 1952)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Per email June 2014 - Plot 264-3 & 4 do not have any stones.
Oakhurst Cemetery
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Patty Cummings-Beran
Record added: Feb 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105022765
Bengta <i>Henriksdotter</i> Olsen
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