Obituary - Charles Carlson (1856)

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Obituary - Charles Carlson (1856)

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CHARLES CARLSON DIED AT BROKAW HOSPITAL

Came to America From Sweden in 1856
-Funeral Services Held Thursday

Charles Carlson, well known farmer living six miles northeast of LeRoy died at 5:20 Tuesday morning at Brokaw hospital, Bloomington. He had been a patient at the hospital for about four weeks. Death was due to cancer.

Mr. Carlson was born in Sweden, Feb 11, 1856, and came to America when he was 28 years old. He was married to Jennie Nelson, November 17, 1886, at Sycamore, Ill., and the family lived in the vicinity of LeRoy for a number of years. Besides the widow, who has been an invalid for several years from the effects of a stroke of paralysis, he is survived by five children. They are: Mrs. Jay Cox, Andrew Carlson, Mrs. Amos Wagers and Albert Carlson, all living in this vicinity and August Carlson, of Rankin. The funeral was held at 2:00 o'clock Thursday afternoon at the Methodist church in Ellsworth, conducted by the pastor of the church. Burial was made in Oak Grove cemetery.

The singers were Mrs. Clara Millay, Mrs. Ferne Bartscht, Levi Burges, and _yle Stanger, with Mrs. Olive Thomas at the piano. The pallbearers were Paul _awson, Samuel Crago, Henry Back_nd, Lincoln Builta, Charles Krosbein, _a Thomas.

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Last change November 16, 2014 - 20:21:12

by: Nick Wagers
 
Given names Surname GIVN SURN Sosa SOSA Birth SORT_BIRT Place NCHI Death SORT_DEAT Age AGE Place Last change CHAN SEX BIRT DEAT TREE
Albert Milton Carlson
Albert MiltonAAAACarlsonCarlsonAAAAAlbert Milton 0June 8, 18872410431130Gillum, IL, US66June 8, 19752442572428832141St. Joseph Hospital, Bloomington, IL, US  MYESY100 
Andrew Victor Carlson
Andrew VictorAAAACarlsonCarlsonAAAAAndrew Victor 0January 20, 18892411023128Downs, IL, US33October 21, 19762443073408732050Jackson Heights Nursing Home, Farmer City, IL, US  MYESY100 
Carl August Carlson
Carl AugustAAAACarlsonCarlsonAAAACarl August 0March 1, 1893241252412400July 19, 19542434943626122419  MYESY100 
Charles August Carlson
Charles AugustAAAACarlsonCarlsonAAAACharles August 0February 11, 18562398991161Holman, Gotland, Sweden66September 16, 19302426236867427245Brokaw Hospital, Bloomington, IL, US  MYESY100 
Frances Amelia Carlson
Frances AmeliaAAAACarlsonCarlsonAAAAFrances Amelia 0April 6, 1901241548111622October 26, 19932449287239233806LeRoy Manor, LeRoy, IL, US  FYESY100 
Jennie Mary Carlson
Jennie MaryAAAACarlsonCarlsonAAAAJennie Mary 0January 26, 1892241212412500March 8, 19632438097547125973  FYESY100 
 
Given names Surname HUSB:GIVN_SURN HUSB:SURN_GIVN Age AGE Given names Surname WIFE:GIVN_SURN WIFE:SURN_GIVN Age AGE Marriage MARR:DATE Place NCHI Last change CHAN MARR DEAT TREE
Charles August Carlson
Charles AugustAAAACarlsonCarlsonAAAACharles August3011231Jennie Matilda Nelson
Jennie MatildaAAAANelsonNelsonAAAAJennie Matilda197158
November 11, 1886

November 17, 1886
2410228130Sycamore, IL, US66  YESY