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 Emma Matilda <I>Seaberg</I> Molstedt

Emma Matilda Seaberg Molstedt

Death 22 Dec 1987 (aged 96)
Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section L, Lot 48
Memorial ID 83658165 · View Source
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Emma M. Molstedt died Tuesday, Dec. 22, 1987, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home. She was 96, a native of Sweden and resident of Baton Rouge.

Visiting at Rabenhorst Funeral Home, 825 Government St., 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Religious services and burial will be held in West Chester, Pa.

Survived by a daughter, Mrs. Waterman Allen Taft III, West Indies; a son, Byron V. Molstedt, Baton Rouge; a grandson, W. Allen Taft IV, West Chester, Pa.; two granddaughters, Mrs. James L. (Sharon) Quarles, Bethesda, Md., and Mrs. Michael (Deborah) Megless, Chester Springs, Pa.; and six great-grandchildren, Kristopher and Andrew Taft, Matthew and Jessica Quarles, Caleigh and Joseph Megless.

Preceded in death by husband, A. Victor Molstedt.
--Published in the The Advocate (Baton Rouge, La.) - Sunday, December 27, 1987


Emma Molstedt, 96, of Baton Rouge, La., formerly of Birmingham Township, died Dec. 22 in the Heritage Manor, Baton Rouge, La. after a short illness. She was the widow of Victor Molstedt.

Born in Sweden, she was a daughter of the late August and Elizabeth Severson Sjoberg.

She had lived in Baton Rouge, La. for the past year and before that in Maine where she moved after living in Birmingham Township, Chester County.

Surviving are a son, Byron of Baton Rouge, La., a daughter Pauline Elizabeth Taft of Yarmouth, Me,; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The funeral and interment will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Published in the Daily Local News, West Chester, Pennsylvania January 5, 1988.


Name: Emma Molstedt / [Emma Seaberg]
Birth Year: abt 1893
Birth Place: Sweden
Gender: Female / Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Census Date: 1 Jan 1925
Residence state: Iowa
Residence County: Webster
Locality: Elkhorn
Relation to Head: Wife
Father: August Seaberg
Father's Birth Year: abt 1863
Father's Birthplace: Sweden
Spouse Name: O Victor Molstedt
Household Members:
Name Age / O Victor Molstedt 49
Emma Molstedt 32
Byron Molstedt 9
Pauline Molstedt 4
--1925 Iowa State Census

Name: Emma Molstedt
Birth Year: abt 1892
Home in 1930: Elkhorn, Webster, Iowa
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's Name: Victor A Molstedt
Age at first marriage: 21
Parents' birthplace: Sweden
Household Members: / Name Age
Victor A Molstedt 53
Emma Molstedt 38
Byron Molstedt 15
Pauline Molstedt 9
--1930 US Census

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  • Added: 18 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 83658165
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Matilda Seaberg Molstedt (6 Nov 1891–22 Dec 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83658165, citing Birmingham-Lafayette Cemetery, West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Martin Weybright (contributor 47169053) .