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Kristina Maria Kirkeeng Anson

Death 14 Nov 1940 (aged 76)
Griggs County, North Dakota, USA
Burial Griggs County, North Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 59005808 · View Source
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Succumbs Thursday Following Strokes; Was Born In Norway
Last rites for Mrs. Arthur Anson, 76, were held in the Naroen Lutheran church of Mose Sunday afternoon, Rev. R. O. Overgaard officiating.
Mrs. Anson, a resident of the Mose area since 1901, succumbed Thursday of last week following a stroke which she suffered a few days earlier.
Born Kristina Maria Kirkung at Sor-Fron, Gulbandsdalen, Norway, Nov. 13, 1864, she came to the United States with her parents and brothers at the age of eight. The family settled near LaCrosse, Wis., where she grew to womanhood.
She came to North Dakota in 1897 and in the following year was married to Arthur Anson. In the fall of 1901, the couple settled on a farm near Mose, where she has resided ever since.
She suffered a stroke Nov. 9, was apparently recovering, only to experience another.
Survivors include Mr. Anson, three sons and a daughter, Adrian and Eva, residing at home; Seth of Binford and Austin of Jessie. Two brothers, Lewis Kirkung of Rockland, Wis., and Simon Kirkung of Birchwood, Wis., also survive. There are six grandchildren.
Sentinel-Courier, Cooperstown, North Dakota, November, 1940.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 59005808
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Kristina Maria Kirkeeng Anson (13 Nov 1864–14 Nov 1940), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59005808, citing Naroen Cemetery, Griggs County, North Dakota, USA ; Maintained by ginnyt (contributor 46777087) .