Ola Olson

Ola Olson

Death Oct 1913 (aged 66)
Monticello, Piatt County, Illinois, USA
Burial Monticello, Piatt County, Illinois, USA
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The Decatur Review, Decatur, IL
Sunday Evening, 1 Nov 1913
page 7, column 2

Ole Olson Dead At Monticello

Monticello, Nov. 1- Ole Olson died Friday morning about 5 o'clock at the family residence in this city of paralysis. Mr. Olson and family have lived in Monticello only since the first of September, having purchased the Jack Andrew property when they moved here from White Heath. Four years ago last July, Mr. Olson was stricken with paralysis from which he has suffered ever since.

He was born in Sweden in 1847 and came to this country in 1871, coming to Macon county. He lived there six months and then moved to Piatt county. In 1832 he was married to Mrs. Anna Wilson. With the widow, eight children survive him, six boys and two girls: Grant Olson, Windsor; Nelson and Charles of Monticello; Mrs. Sylvia Ridgley, Seymour; Milton of Evanston; Noble and Fred at home.

Funeral services will be held at the Methodist Church Sunday mornig at 10 o'clock. Interment at Monticello cemetery.

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  • Maintained by: Sue Hawk Ridgley
  • Originally Created by: Max Turpin
  • Added: 20 Nov 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 31577872
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ola Olson (31 Aug 1847–Oct 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 31577872, citing Monticello Cemetery, Monticello, Piatt County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Sue Hawk Ridgley (contributor 47001567) .