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 Robert Edwin Peterson

Robert Edwin Peterson

Birth
Sagola, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA
Death 1940 (aged 36–37)
Burial Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA
Plot WABANANMY
Memorial ID 100492158 · View Source
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Robert was 4th of 9 children born to Swedish immigrant parents. He worked with his father & brother Victor at the Sagola Lumber Mill part-time. (Dickinson County Michigan Centennial Book: From Earliest Times Through the Twenties.)

SAGOLA MAN FATALLY WOUNDED BY DEER HUNTING COMPANION
Robert Edwin Peterson, 35, Sagola, died at 11 a.m. today in the woods about 5 miles east of Sagola, 2 hours after he was shot in the groin by his brother-in-law, Arthur Hellberg, also Sagola.
It was the 1st hunting fatality reported here.
Peterson, unmarried, lived with his mother & Mr. & Mrs. Hellberg on a farm one mile east of Sagola.
(Friday, November 15, 1940, Iron Mountain News, Dickinson, Michigan.)


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PETERSON
SON
ROBERT E.
1903-1940
SON
VICTOR H.
1897-1969


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  • Created by: klh
  • Added: 10 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100492158
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Edwin Peterson (30 Jun 1903–1940), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100492158, citing Iron Mountain Cemetery Park, Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by klh (contributor 47722765) .