John Hanson obit


The remains of John Hanson were brought here last week Friday evening by relatives from Ladysmith, Wis. for burial. The deceased was a former resident of this locality, living for many years on the farm now occupied by C. A. Erickson, east of Lyle.

Mr. Hanson was born in Sweden 87 years ago and came to this country in the early days. For the past twelve years he has been living at Ladysmith, Wis., where he died on Christmas eve. He leaves, besides one daughter at Ladysmith, three sons: Hans, of Mason City, Iowa; Nels, of Lanesboro, and Tollef of Ladysmith.

Eberhart Johnson obituary



Eberhart Johnson passed away Saturday morning, after a year's illness, caused by creeping paralysis, at his home, south of Mona, Iowa.

The deceased was born in Sole, Norway, October 24, 1847, and immigrated to America in 1868, settling in Mitchell county, Iowa. He is survived by two brothers: Martin and John Hanson, both of this vicinity, and five children: Charles and Elmer Johnson, Mrs. H. J. Hughes, Mrs. John Lenth, of Buffalo Springs, N. D., and Mrs. J. C. Burke, of Minneapolis.

Even Enerson obituary


Obituary- Enerson

Even Eneron was born in Nevada township, Mower county, October 15, 1864. He has always been in this community, living with his mother in childhood days and at the home of his brother, Tom, the last thirty-nine years. Deceased has never had good health, but his willingness has made him an honest and faithful laborer, until about five weeks ago when he was confined to his bed and gradually wasted away. The end came peacefully last Wednesday day afternoon, about 2:15.

Dorothy Huston obituary



Dorothy Charlotte Huston was born at Rose Creek, Minnesota, June 9, 1918. She had always been in delicate health and about 2 months ago contracted a bad cold which developed into bronchitis. She died suddenly Monday about 1 o'clock. She is survived by the sorrowing parents, Mrs. and Mrs. Charles Huston. The funeral was conducted by Rev. Moe, Wednesday, and interment was made in Woodbury cemetery.

Theo. T. Austinson obituary


Theo. T. Austinson, who has been at the Thomas Hospital, Minneapolis since last Dec. 25th, passed away and his parents brought the remains home, Saturday, for interment in the family lot at Six Mile Grove cemetery.

Theodore had never been very strong, and when a child was not expected to live for some time, yet he reached the age of 32 years. He was born on the home farm in Nevada Township May 26, 1886. Last September he was taken quite ill, and 3 months later went to the hospital in Minneapolis, hoping to get relief from that dread disease tuberculosis.

Thomas Jenson obituary


Rev. Moe went to Austin Saturday to conduct the funeral service of Thos Jenson, a member of the Six Mile Grove Congregation. M. Jensen was one of the early settlers of Mower County. For over 40 years he lived on a farm near Rose Creek, but during the past year has made his home at Austin. Interment was made at Enterprise.

L. W. Sherman obituary


Old Settler Passed Away Monday

Lyle relatives and friends were notified Monday of the death of L. W. Sherman at his home in Minneapolis that morning after an illness of a couple of weeks. For thirty-five years he was prominently identified with the business and civic interests of Lyle and where he was financially interested until the time of his death, being vice president of the First National bank.

Pamelia Aultfather obituary



Pamela N. Foster was born September 27, 1840 at Dennis Creek, Cape May Co., New Jersey. She was the daughter of James and Judith Foster. The father was in the provision business at Dennis Creek for nearly thirty years until he came west in 1848 and located in Sangmon Co., Ill., where they lived for six years, then moved to Minnesota Territory, coming with a team of horses and wagon bringing their household goods with them.

Henry Barnum obituary



Henry O. Barnum passed away at the A. B. Wilder home in Minneapolis Tuesday morning March 27th, 1917.

The deceased was born in New York state June 6th, 1837. He came here in the early days, after a few years residence in Wisconsin. He was a half brother of Wm. Leslie Barnum who lived here for many years and passed away on Nov. 10, 1906.

His father Orin Barnum died January 27th, 1875. His step-mother, Caroline Kingsley-Barnum passed away April 1st, 1865.

Anna Hanson obituary



The death of Mrs. Anna Hanson, who has been very ill for some time and an invalid for nearly eight years, occurred last Sunday, Feb. 18th at her late home in Six Mile Grove.

She was born in Oster Toten, Norway, March 16th, 1827. At the age of 21 years she left her native land and for about a year lived in Canada. In 1869 she came to Mower county Minnesota and settled in Nevada township where she lived until her death. She leaves a son Ole A. Hanson who has been her constant attendant thru her many years of illness.

Mary Sargeant obituary


Mrs. Mate Sergeant died in a hospital in St. Paul, Tuesday morning, where she had been about ten days.

The remains were brought here Wednesday evening and the funeral will be held at the house at 2 o'clock Friday afternoon and interment will be made in the Rose Creek cemetery.

She leaves besides her husband, three daughters and four sons.

Florence Clark obituary


Mrs. Florance A. Clark age 67 years, 6 months, 13 days died Saturday, Feb. 5, 1916 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. G. W. Carlson, 4820 Nokomis Ave., Minneapolis, where she had made her home since the death of her husband, James K. Clark.

Death came after a short illness with bronchial trouble. Mrs. Clark was well known in this vicinity having lived here most of her life.