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Anton Martin Andersen
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Birth: Mar. 8, 1873
Death: Jul. 31, 1951

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MY GREAT GRANDFATHER
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Harlan, IA newspaper

LIFE STORY OF
ANTON M. ANDERSEN, 78

Mr. Anton M. Andersen, son of
Anders Ejlertsen and Anna Maria
Larsen, was born March 8, 1875
in Styrup, Denmark, Europe. He
passed away at his home west of
Harlan, Iowa, following a linger~
ing illness, July 31, 1951. He
reached the age of 76 years, 4
months and 23 days.
Mr. Andersen grew up in his
native country and came to this
country in the year of 1885. He
then came to Corley here in Shel~
by county, where he has lived
since. He was engaged in farming
the greater part of his life having
spent more than fifty years on
the farm, which was his home at
the time of his passing. He mar~
ried Elizabeth Boettger in 1898.
To this union were born six chil~
dren, four preceded their father in
death.
Mr. Andersen's brother Chris
also came to this country, living
also in Shelby county. He passed
away several years ago. And there
was one sister still in Denmark.
He is survived by his wife, one
son, Fred and one daughter, Mrs.
Anna Kohl, both of Harlan, ten
grandchildren and eight great~
grandchildren.
Funeral Services were conducted
Friday afternoon, August 3, from
the Schack Funeral home with
the Rev. S.S. Kaldahl, pastor of
the Immanuel Lutheran church,
in charge. Burial was in the Lin~
coln Township Cemetery.

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all listed survivors are deceased
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 Parents:
  Anders Ejlertsen
  Anna Maria Larsen Ejlertsen
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Johanna Boettger Andersen (1873 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Frederick Ehlert Andersen (1899 - 1982)*
  William H. Andersen (1901 - 1939)*
  Anna Margretta Andersen Boldt (1901 - 1985)*
  Louise Magdlena Andersen Hayes (1903 - 1931)*
  Louis Anton Andersen (1903 - 1903)*
  Infant Daughter Andersen (1905 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lincoln Township Cemetery
Harlan
Shelby County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Marthann Kohl-Fuhs
Originally Created by: Patty C
Record added: Jan 09, 2008
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