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Oluf Leide

Death 6 Jul 1924 (aged 81)
Laurium, Houghton County, Michigan, USA
Burial Calumet, Houghton County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 131656410 · View Source
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The Mining Gazette
July 8, 1924

PIONEER RESIDENT PASSES - Oluf Leide, Aged 81, Summoned After Brief Illness

Oluf Leide, aged 81, died at his home at 220 Kearsarge street Sunday after a brief illness.

Mr. Leide was a pioneer resident of the district and one of the first settlers. He was born in Norway and came to this country fifty years ago, making his home in the Calumet district continuously since. He was for a number of years and until four years ago, when he retired, employed as a carpenter by Edward Ulseth.

Besides the widow, the deceased is survived by four children, Mrs. Hans Ulseth of Calumet, Mrs. Oluf Ulseth of Chicago and Misses Olga and Helga at home.

The funeral will be held Tuesday afternoon at 4 o'clock from the residence. Rev. Edward Olson, pastor of the Swedish Lutheran church, officiating. Interment will be in Lake View.

Gravesite Details Husband of Jeanette Leide, born Apr 1846 in Norway.




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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Oluf Leide (9 Sep 1842–6 Jul 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131656410, citing Lake View Cemetery, Calumet, Houghton County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Jeff G. (contributor 47276975) .