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Amy Eleanor (Clark) Anderson (1850 - 1877)

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Amy Eleanor (AmyEleanor) Anderson formerly Clark
Born in Wagner twn, Elkader, Clayton Co. IAmap
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[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in rural Elkader, Clayton Co IAmap
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Profile last modified 4 Sep 2019 | Last significant change: 4 Sep 2019
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Biography

Grandma Mary Clark's sister AmyEleanor married a Norweigan immigrant Hans Anderson & had 3 children. She died at the age of 26.5.... her husband 3 years later. Their small children were 6,8 & 10 when he died.... His parent's came from Norway to take them back... AmyEleanor's father said "No way" & they grew up living with the American grandparents. Her sister Mary lived at home then & even when she married, she & her husband stayed until some time after their first child was born so would have helped their mother care for the children. Clara 1870, Ida 1872 & little Jakie b. 1874

Sources

  • US Census 1870 has correct name. (1860 calls her Anna Clark)

U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Curren Name: Amy Eleanor Anderson Maiden Name: Clark Gender: Female Birth Date 1851 Death Date 25 Feb 1877 Cemetery: Norway Lutheran Church Cemetery Burial or Cremation Place Saint Olaf, Clayton County, Iowa, United States of America Has Bio? Y Spouse Hans Anderson Children Jacob Anderson



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