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Laura Mae Anderson Dexter
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1888, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1959
South Dakota, USA

Laura May Anderson met Tom Dexter at a dance in Ward. They were married September 8, 1914 in
Flandreau, South Dakota. After getting married they lived with Ike and Liz Dexter. They moved and farmed a 1/4 section near Ward where the rest of the children were born. Then it was on to the Y.P. place for a year and they farmed Y.P.'s quarter and the Tree claim. They moved into Ward and continued to farm the above acreage. Tom could have bought a house or a barn for 500$. He choose the barn. He dug a basement on the Tree claim and proceeded to convert the barn into a house. They lived out their lives on that farm. (bio by: Nancy Painthorse Salisbury) 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Ellen Arrigan Anderson (1868 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Edge Dexter (1888 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  Laura Mae Anderson Dexter (1888 - 1959)
  Olive Maude Anderson Whealy (1890 - 1966)*
  Hazel Belle Anderson Kneebone (1892 - 1976)*
  Adah Irene Anderson Theel (1894 - 1992)*
  Nellie F Anderson Bendt (1896 - 1942)*
  Stacia Inez Anderson Kroeger (1897 - 1965)*
  Ethel Althea Anderson Patten (1899 - 1986)*
  Lee Roosevelt Anderson (1901 - 1979)*
  Lottie R. Anderson Fargen (1903 - 1982)*
  Jesse Melvin Anderson (1905 - 1980)*
  Yanz Peter Anderson (1906 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elkton City Cemetery
Elkton
Brookings County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: M Gilbertson
Record added: Apr 29, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109719765
Laura Mae <i>Anderson</i> Dexter
Added by: Nancy Painthorse Salisbury
 
Laura Mae <i>Anderson</i> Dexter
Added by: M Gilbertson
 
Laura Mae <i>Anderson</i> Dexter
Added by: M Gilbertson
 
 
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Rest well in heaven, you are with the angels now, we love you always,
- Nancy Painthorse Salisbury
 Added: May. 26, 2013
 
 
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