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Elias L. ANDERSON

Elias L. ANDERSON

Male 1869 - 1946  (76 years)

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  • Name Elias L. ANDERSON 
    Born 1 Jul 1869  Collinwood Lake, Wright, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    History 1870 census lists him as Oliver(?), 1 year old. 1910 census states that Elias and Rose have only been married for eight years, not 20 as indicated by Carolyn Sherman’s research.
    Elias L. Anderson, secretary of the Crown Iron Works, of Minneapolis, was born at Dassel, Minnesota, July i, 1869, and is the son of Peter and Carrie Anderson, both from the vicinity of Christianstad, Sweden, whence they came to the United States in 1865. They spent a year in Minneapolis and then removed to Dassel, where they purchased a farm, which they carried on thirteen years and then removed to Lake Elizabeth, Kandiyohi county, where they spent seven years and then removed to Minneapolis. Peter Anderson died in 1897, and his widow resides at Spokane, Washington, with a daughter. They were the parents of eight children, five of whom are living.
    Elias L. Anderson received his education in the public and high schools of Minneapolis, after which he took a course at Archibald Business College. His first position was as bookkeeper with the Crown Iron Works, in which capacity he worked ten years; in the meantime he had purchased the interest in the business held by Mr. Hernlund, and was elected to the post of secretary and treasurer of the concern. He is a thoroughly enterprising and up-to-date business man, and has mastered the details of the business in which he is engaged. Mr. Anderson is a member of St. Anthony Commercial Club, is one of the Board of Bethel Academy and College Association, of which he has been treasurer since 1906.
    Mr. Anderson married, in 1901, Rose Hawkinson, of Minneapolis; her father is a pioneer nurseryman of the state and lives at Lake Minnetonka. Mr. and Mrs. Anderson have two children, Margaret C., born May 10, 1902, and Clififord, born May 11, 1904. They reside at 527 Sixth Street, Southeast, and are members of the First Swedish Baptist Church, of which Mr. Anderson is trustee.  [8
    Occupation President of Crown Iron Works in Minneapolis, 1925-1946. 
    Died 11 Feb 1946  San Diego Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I364  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2013 

    Father Per (Peter) X. ANDERSON,   b. Abt 1826, Skåne, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Dec 1896  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Karna (Carrie) NILSDOTTER,   b. Abt May 1835, Eljaröd, Kristianstads län, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1925  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Married Abt 1855  Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F268  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rose Agnes HAWKINSON,   b. 25 Jun 1880, Big Stone, Big Stone, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1978, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 25 Jun 1901  Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949; Digital Folder #4540670
    Children 
     1. Margaret Corrine ANDERSON,   b. 10 Apr 1902, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Clifford Hawkins ANDERSON,   b. 11 Apr 1904, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1995, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Photos
    Anderson, Elias L.-1869 & Hawkinson, Rose-1880 (~1901)
    Anderson, Elias L.-1869 & Hawkinson, Rose-1880 (~1901)
    Courtesy of Carolyn (Harold) Sherman. Taken in 1901 (wedding).
    Family ID F273  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jul 1869 - Collinwood Lake, Wright, Minnesota Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jun 1901 - Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Feb 1946 - San Diego Co., California Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Anderson, Elias L.-1869 (~1895)
    Anderson, Elias L.-1869 (~1895)
    Courtesy of Carolyn (Harold) Sherman. Taken about 1895.
    Anderson, Elias L.-1869 (~1901)
    Anderson, Elias L.-1869 (~1901)
    Courtesy of Carolyn (Harold) Sherman. Taken in 1901 (wedding).
    Anderson, Emeline-1868, Elias L. & Anna (~1894)
    Anderson, Emeline-1868, Elias L. & Anna (~1894)
    Courtesy of Carolyn (Harold) Sherman. Taken about 1894. Emma is on the far left, Elias on the far right with Anna sitting in front of Elias. Who are the other two women? The only other living sister was Hannah-1863, and I suspect she is one of them.
    Anderson Siblings, Elias, Anna, Anders & Emeline (~1895)
    Anderson Siblings, Elias, Anna, Anders & Emeline (~1895)
    Anderson Siblings - Elias (1869), Anna (1874), Anders (1860) & Emeline (1868). Courtesy of Carolyn (Harold) Sherman.

  • Sources 
    1. [S198] California Death Index (CDI).

    2. [S234] United States Federal Census, New Virginia, Meeker, Minnesota; Pg. 9.

    3. [S235] United States Federal Census, Lake Elizabeth, Kandiyohi, Minnesota; Enumeration District #49, Pg. 19.

    4. [S237] United States Federal Census, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota; Enumeration District #63, Pg. 4B.

    5. [S238] United States Federal Census, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota; Enumeration District #29, Pg. 8A.

    6. [S239] United States Federal Census, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota; Enumeration District #29, Pg. 5B.

    7. [S241] United States Federal Census, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota; Enumeration District #89-19, Pg. 5B.

    8. [S420] A History Of The Swedish-Americans Of Minnesota, (Published by The Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago, Illinois, 1910).

    9. [S3] The Harold Family, compiled by Carolyn Sherman.