Obituary - Jennie Nelson (1867)

Title
Obituary - Jennie Nelson (1867)

Publication
LeRoy Journal, November 11, 1932

Text
Mrs. Jennie Carlson
Mrs. Jennie Carlson, 65, long time resident of Dawson Township, died at 7:55 Saturday morning at her home five miles north of LeRoy. Her death followed a three days' illness with pneumonia, although she had been an invalid for six years, due to a stroke of paralysis.
Mrs. Carlson's maiden name was Nelson. She was born at Urika, Sweden, April 7, 1867, and came to the United States at the age of 16, settling first at Marengo.
On November 11, 1886 she was married to Charles A. Carlson, who died two years ago. Six children were born to them, five of whom survive: Albert, Andrew, Mrs. Mary cox and Mrs. Frances Wagers, all living in their home community, and August of Rankin. There are ten grandchildren and two brothers: Andrew Haig, of Ellsworth, and John Peterson, of Portland, Ore.
The funeral services were held from the Methodist Protestant church at Ellsworth, at 1:30 o'clock, Monday afternoon. Rev. William Cutlipp and Rev. Kenneth McConkey officiated. Burial was in Oak Grove cemetery. The escorts were: Lincoln Bullita, Ira Thomas, Ray Whitesell, S. H. Rees, Charles Peterson and Clares Kronsbein. Mrs. Cora Crago, Mrs. Ara Dwason, Miss Edna Peterson and Miss Elsie Bane were in charge of the flowers. Mrs. Harry Millay and Mrs. Fred Bartscht sang "Face to Face" and "Abide With Me," accompanied by Mrs. Floyd Thomas at the piano.
Relatives and friends from away attending were: Mr. and Mrs. Robert Norbeck, Otto Wallis, Nick Anderson, Fred Nelson, Mr. and Mrs. Albert ____ of Bloomington, ____ Charles Coon of Genoa.

Note

November 5, 1932 fell on a Saturday. The underscores in the text were from portions that were unreadable. The first one was an entire line (or multiple lines). The second was the remainder of the line with "of Bloomington."

 
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, 19762443073418732050Jackson Heights Nursing Home, Farmer City, IL, US  MYESY100 
Carl August Carlson
Carl AugustAAAACarlsonCarlsonAAAACarl August 0March 1, 1893241252412400July 19, 19542434943636122419  MYESY100 
Charles August Carlson
Charles AugustAAAACarlsonCarlsonAAAACharles August 0February 11, 18562398991161Holman, Gotland, Sweden66September 16, 19302426236877427245Brokaw 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 
Jennie Matilda Nelson
Jennie MatildaAAAANelsonNelsonAAAAJennie Matilda 0April 7, 18672403064150Urika, Gotaland, Sweden66November 5, 19322427017846523953home, North of Leroy, McClean Co, IL, US  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