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 Margret Catherine “Maggie” <I>Scherer</I> Anderson

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Margret Catherine “Maggie” Scherer Anderson

  • Birth 4 Dec 1878 Tabor, Bon Homme County, South Dakota, USA
  • Death 6 Nov 1945 Tabor, Bon Homme County, South Dakota, USA
  • Burial Yankton County, South Dakota, USA
  • Memorial ID 54536600

Margret was the daughter of John and Agnes Emma (Congleton) Scherer. On March 15, 1906 she married William Christian Anderson at Yankton, South Dakota. They moved to William's family farm and remained there for the rest of their lives. When William died at age 41, Maggie remained on the farm to raise her seven children with the help of William's brother, Oscar, who was a bachelor. Maggie was a very loving, caring person and always put her family first. Her funeral was from the home farm with Rev. T. G. Wicks, of Trinity Lutheran Church officiating. Burial was in Elm Grove Cemetery.
Children:
Bertha Marie Anderson Shumaker 1906-1985
Elmer Fredrick Anderson 1908-1977
Agnes Caroline Anderson Ortmayer 1909-2001
Dorothy Marguerite Anderson Ulrich 1911-2012
Harold Oscar Anderson 1912-1946
John Olaf Anderson 1913-1993
Helen Clara Anderson Barger 1915-2013



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  • Created by: Helen
  • Added: 5 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54536600
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Margret Catherine “Maggie” Scherer Anderson (4 Dec 1878–6 Nov 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54536600, citing Elm Grove Cemetery, Yankton County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Helen (contributor 47175178) .