Peter K. Everson suicide
Peter K. Everson, who lived south of this village just across the Iowa line,w as found hanging in his barn early Monday morning, Sept. 9, 1901, where he had evidently committed suicide. No adequate cause for the act can be found as he was in good circumstances.
He was born Jan. 12, 1843, in Hollingdahl, Hemstidahl, Hustad, Norway, emigrated with his parents to this country in 1845 and located in Wisconsin. In 1851 the family moved to Clayton county, Iowa, and thence to Mitchell county, Iowa, where he has since resided.