August Robert <I>Martinsson</I> Anderson

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August Robert Martinsson Anderson

  • Birth 8 Apr 1880 Angered, Göteborgs kommun, Västra Götalands län, Sweden
  • Death 9 Jul 1936 Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial West Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Memorial ID 29096864

Brockton Daily Enterprise
Thursday, July 9, 1936


August R. Anderson Dies In 57th Year

August R. Anderson, for more than 25 years a resident of this city, died at his home, 684 Plain street, early this morning, after several years of declining health. He was in his 57th year and formerly lived in North Easton. For many years he had been employed at the Brockton Co-operative Boot & Shoe Co. and was well liked by all his associates. His fine character and friendly nature won him the esteem of a wide circle of friends.
Mr. Anderson is survived by his wife, Mrs. Hedvig Anderson, and six children, all of this city. There are four daughters, Mrs. Frank Johnson, the Misses Elin, Esther and Ethel Anderson, and two sons, Henry and Harold Anderson; also one grandchild. He also leaves one brother, Charles Anderson of North Easton, and three sisters, Mrs. Anna Larson and Mrs. August Rosen, both of North Easton, and Mrs. Emma Anderson of Ana Helm, Cal. He was affliated with Unity Lodgee, S. F. of A. and Enighet Lodge, V. O.
Funeral services will be held from the family home, 684 Plain street, Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock, and interment will be in Pine Hill cemetery, West Bridgewater. Rev. Peter Froeber, D. D., pator of the First Lutheran church, of which Mr. Anderson was a member, will officiate.

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Brockton Daily Enterprise
Monday, July 13, 1936


August R. Anderson

A final tribute to the memory of August R. Anderson was paid Saturday afternoon at funeral services from the family home, 684 Plain street, with many friends, relatives and neighbors attending. Also present were representatives of Enighet Lodge, V. O., and Unity Lodge, S. F. of A. The high regard in which Mr. Anderson was held and sympathy to his family were expressed by the wealth of beautiful flowers.
Rev. Peter Froeberg, D. D., pastor of the First Lutheran chirch, of which the deceased was a member, officiated, and interment was in the family lot in Pine Hill cemetery, West Bridgewater. Committal and prayers were said at the grave by Dr. Froeberg.
The bearers were Mr. Anderson's two sons, Henry and Harold, a son-in-law, Frank Johnson, and a brother, Charles Anderson.



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  • Created by: David J. McRae
  • Added: 17 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29096864
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for August Robert Martinsson Anderson (8 Apr 1880–9 Jul 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29096864, citing Pine Hill Cemetery, West Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by David J. McRae (contributor 47003186) .