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Dr Robert Charles "Bob" Knutson
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1922
Rolfe
Pocahontas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 2013
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA

h/o Eleanor Howard Gray.

Birth: 1st of two known children in Rolfe, Pocahontas county, Iowa.

Census: 1930, age 8 Gilmore, Pocahontas county, Iowa with parents & younger brother, father a laborer in cement plant.

Census: 1940, age 18 Blue Earth, Fair county, Minnesota with parents & younger brother, father clerk in a W P A surplus community store.

Bob's help in my gathering information concerning his deceased wife's Gray family was most welcomed and appreciated. His grandson saw my query seeking Gray family members for help, and connected us. His wife, around 1982, had given her paternal grandmother's 1863-1865 Civil War diary to University of Arkansas - Little Rock's, Dr Carl H Moneyhon to edit and publish.Bob, among furnishing many pictures of Gray family, Carl was wife's grandfather he also transcribed the most interesting diary by Carl's mother of his earliest years, from 1867 birth till 1872, during Arkansas's Reconstruction Years, furnishing copies to the seven of us. His daughter, after mother's demise, had Carl's parents papers, which she turned over to University of Arkansas', Special Collections department, now MC-1618, summer of 2005.

Death: in Saint Paul, Ramsay county, Minnesota.

Father: Charles Knutson b: about 1882 in Iowa, his mother from Norway.
Mother: Katherine Ann Peterson b: about 1877 in Iowa, her mother from Denmark.

Marriage: Eleanor Howard Knutson b:1 SEP 1923 Rockland, Knox, formerly Lincoln county, Maine.
Married: 15 SEP 1945 Minneapolis, Hennepin county, Minnesota.

Known Children

Living son Knutson

Living daughter (Knutson) Jandric

Living daughter (Knutson) Stendahl

John Russell Knutson (1955-2007).

Prepared in part by Bill Boggess.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Eleanor Howard Gray Knutson (1923 - 1994)
 
 Children:
  John Russell Knutson (1955 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body donated to medical science
Specifically: Later to be cremated and ashes to be interred in the Garth (garden) of The House of Hope Presbyterian Church in Saint Paul, Minnesota
 
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Originally Created by: Bill
Record added: Jul 01, 2013
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Dr Robert Charles Bob Knutson
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Dr Robert Charles Bob Knutson
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 Added: Jul. 1, 2013
 
 
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