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 Niels Ericksen

Niels Ericksen

Birth
Denmark
Death 3 Mar 1910 (aged 73)
Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA
Burial Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA
Plot A.01.11.01
Memorial ID 89938 · View Source
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NIELS ERICKSON LAID TO REST
Another of Richfield's early settlers answered the last summons, Niels Erickson died at the home of his son E.P. Erickson in this city last Friday. He was a man who was well known here and generally respected. He came from his native land about the year 1868 and shortly afterwards he came to this county. He was a mason to trade and he erected many of the houses in Richfield and Elsinore which stand as monuments to his skill. He was one of the builders of the present roller mills in this city.
He is survived by two children Peter Erickson of this city and a daughter Mrs. Carrie Erickson Castle whose home is near Delamar, Nev. and who made the long journey here to be present at the bedside of her father.
Funeral services were held at the M.D. church on Tuesday afternoon and were conducted y Rev. D.E. Carter. The speakers were Rev. Carter and Bishop Heber C. Christensen who, had known the deceased for years and he told of his many good qualities.
Appropriate music was furnished by ladies of the church and Rev. D.D. Hanks read a selection form his bible. Deceased was 73 years of age and he had a host of friends in Richfield.

Deseret News
March 1910


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  • Maintained by: Enid Jamison
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89938
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Niels Ericksen (1 Jul 1836–3 Mar 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89938, citing Richfield City Cemetery, Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Enid Jamison (contributor 46865433) .