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Daniel "Dan" Danielson
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1890
Mora kommun
Dalarnas lšn, Sweden
Death: Jun. 18, 1971
Birchdale
Koochiching County
Minnesota, USA

Birchdale Past & Present: Daniel "Dan" Danielson was born in Mora, Sweden & emigrated to the United States in 1910. His brother, Eric, emigrated also & settled in Alberta, Canada. Dan worked in a lumber company in Minneapolis for a few years before moving to Birchdale, MN.

When Dan first came to Birchdale, he stayed with the Peter & Gunilla Person family & logged south of their place. He married the Person's daughter, Nellie, & they homesteaded about a mile south & east of the Persons.

Dan & Nellie lived in a log house on the homestead for many years & had 2 children: LD & Gertrude. Then they bought 80 acres from Anna Staaf & moved to a new house 1 mile east of the Persons. Dan was known as a strong man as he continued to farm & log. In his later years, he had the help of his grandsons Curtis & Roger Danielson.

Nellie died in 1956. Dan was briefly married to a woman named Lilly & then, in 1965, married Myrtle Elizabeth Pugh Wheelock, the widow of Gerald Wheelock.

Dan & Myrtle continued to live on the farm until his sudden death at home in 1971. He was buried in the Birchdale Cemetery beside Nellie.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Nellie M Pearson Danielson (1893 - 1956)*
 
 Children:
  L. D. Evenrude Danielson (1919 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Birchdale Cemetery
Koochiching County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: Judy Imes
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Record added: Jul 26, 2012
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