Death Certificates of Finns in Thurston County, Washington, 1907-1947


As contained in microfilm files of the Family History Center at Vancouver, Washington. Excerpted by Merle A. Reinikka.


[1907 - 1928] [1929 - 1947]


1907

SANDERS, GUS -- Age 41, born in Finland. Died Dec. 9, 1907, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: tertiary syphilis. Single. Logger. Father: Isaac Sanders (b. Finland). Informant: John Rank, Olympia, Wash. Burial Dec. 11, 1907, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1908

STENMARK, AUGUST -- Age 50, born in Finland. Died Jan. 26, 1908, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Shelton, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of stomach. Single. Logger. Informant: George Grisdale, Shelton, Wash. Burial Jan. 28, 1908, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ANDERSON, BABY -- Female child stillborn March 2, 1908, Olympia, Wash. Father: I. Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Sofa E. Erickson (b. Finland). Burial March 2, 1908, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
TUOMALA, ERICK -- Born June 14, 1832, Finland. Died Nov. 27, 1908, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: senile gangrene. Widower. Retired. Father: John Tuomala (b. Finland). Informant: Charles Haquist. Burial Jan. 29, 1908, County Burying Ground, Olympia, Wash.

 

1909

HOLM, CHARLES -- Born about 1886 in Finland. Died June 7, 1909, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: crushing injury with fracture of pelvis and resulting peritonitis; crushed between two logs. Logger. Father: Charles Holm (b. Finland). Mother: Sanna Marie Gebrels (b. Finland). Informant: Miss Holm (sister), Olympia, Wash. Burial at Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HEILGREN, JOHN -- Age 35, born in Finland. Died Aug. 26, 1909, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: typhoid fever. Single. Logger. Informant: Henry Matson, Shelton, Wash. Burial Aug. 28, 1909, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1910

MATTSON, SYLVIA ARDENA -- Born July 1, 1906, Finland. Died Jan. 8, 1910, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: unknown; no doctor in attendance. Father: John Mattson, farmer (b. Finland). Mother: Hanna Mattson (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 10, 1910, Grand Mound, Wash.
HANSON, LEE -- Born 1865 in Finland. Died Jan. 16, 1910, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: crushing injury to pelvis with resulting peritonitis and intra-abdominal hemorrhage. Single. Logger. Father: Hans Hanson (b. Finland). Informant: Andrew Anderson, Shelton, Wash. Burial Jan. 17, 1910, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
FAGERES, MATT -- Age 3 months.; born 1909, Rochester, Wash. Died Feb. 18, 1910, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: acute enteritis. Father: Matt Fageres (b. Finland). Mother: Emily Fosberg (b. Finland). Informant: A.G. Fageres, Rochester, Wash. Burial Feb. 21, 1910, Grand Mound, Wash.
NELSON, LEONA TAKLA -- Born August 3, 1909, Olympia, Wash. Died March 19, 1910, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Father: George Nelson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Erickson (b. Finland). Burial March 20, 1910, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1911

CARLSON, NELS -- Born September 12, 1888, Finland. Died Jan., 27, 1911, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Shelton, Wash. Cause of death: severe infection of sublingual and submaxillary region. Single. Logger. Father: Carl (b. Finland). Informant: Charley Carlson. Burial Jan. 30, 1911, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
NORDLING, HERMAN RICHARD -- Born March 30, 1911, Olympia, Wash. Died Apr. 7, 1911, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: bronchitis. Father: A.G. Nordling (b. Finland). Mother: Miss Mattison (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 10, 1911, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
YUNI, ANDREW -- Born October 1867 in Finland. Died June 1, 1911, Bucoda, Wash. Cause of death: body found in woods; rope hanging to tree and suicide by hanging. Married. Laborer. Father: Andrew Yuni (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Emma Yuni, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial June 10, 1911, Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
JOHNSON, LOTTIE -- Born October 1876 in Finland. Died July 6, 1911, Gatt, Wash. Cause of death: chronic endocarditis; sudden death. Married. Father: Carl Jacobson (b. Finland). Informant: Matt Johnson, Oakville, Wash. Burial July 8,1911, Oakville, Wash.
GUSTEVASON, C. -- Born 1891 in Finland. Died July 12, 1911, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Shelton, Wash. Cause of death: exhaustion from acute mania following pneumonia; pneumonia following operation for appendecial abscess. Single. Logger. Burial July 22, 1911, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
FORSMAN, MARY -- Born November 7, 1844, Finland. Died Oct. 2, 1911, Thurston Co., Wash. Cause of death: asthma. Married. Father: Hans (b. Finland). Mother: Mrs. Mary Hans (b. Finland). Informant: ______ Forsman, Independence, Wash. Burial Oct. 5, 1911, Grand Mound, Wash.

 

1912

ANDERSON, EMIEL -- Age 24, born in Finland. Died Jan. 2, 1912, Thurston Co., Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Logger. Father: Andrew Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Annie Matson (b. Finland). Informant: Enoch Anderson, Rochester, Wash. Burial Jan. 4, 1912, Grand Mound, Wash.
HIGGINS, GENE -- Born June 1906, Oakville, Wash. Died Feb. 8, 1912, Thurston Co., Wash. Cause of death: diptheria. Father: Higgins. Mother: ____land (b. Finland). Informant: Joe Erickson, Rochester, Wash. Burial Feb. 13, 1912.
NUKALA, INFANT -- Male child born and died February 22, 1912, Tono, Wash. Cause of death: premature birth (6 months). Father: Gus Nukala (b. Finland). Mother: Selma Sari (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 23, 1912, Centralia, Wash.
FORSMAN, HENRY -- Age 9 mos. 28 days, born in Washington. Died Apr. 3, 1912, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: whooping cough. Father: Andrew Forsman (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Lundquist, Independence, Wash. Burial Apr. 5, 1912, Rochester, Wash.
HOGLAND, JACOB -- Born August 8, 1840, Finland. Died Apr. 4, 1912, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: organic heart disease. Widower. Farmer. Father: F. Hogland (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Jacob. (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Lundquist, Independence, Wash. Burial Apr. 5, 1912, Rochester, Wash.
FREELUND, KATRINA E. -- Born January 6, 1911, Olympia, Wash. Died June 7, 1912, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: acute meningitis. Father: John Freelund (b. Finland). Mother: Mina Newman (b. Finland). Burial June 10, 1912, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ANDERSON, ILA -- Born April 4, 1882, Finland. Died June 12, 1912, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: A.M. Jacobson (b. Finland). Mother: W.O. Nyman (b. Finland). Informant: Ed. Anderson, Olympia, Wash. Burial June 17, 1912, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ENGLUND, INFANT -- Female child stillborn July 11, 1912, Independence, Wash. Father: Erick Englund (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Brickman (b. Finland). No burial data given.
JOHNSON, EMIL -- Born October 8, 1882, Finland. Died August 18, 1912, St. Peters Hospital, Delphi, Wash. Cause of death: fracture of pelvis and laceration of bladder and rectum; result of crushing between two logs. Married. Logger. Father: John Peterson (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah Stromson (b. Finland). Informant: William Johnson, Olympia, Wash. Burial Aug. 22, 1912, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HELENIUS, GEORGE LEO -- Born March 20, 1911, Westminster, B.C., Canada. Died Sept. 21, 1912, Olympia. Cause of death: spinal meningitis. Father: Karl Helenius (b. Finland). Mother: Miss W. Lampinen (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 23, 1912, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ERICKSON, CHARLES -- Age about 22, born in Finland. Died Nov. 18, 1912, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Mud Bay, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia during attack of typhoid fever. Single. Logger. Father: Erick Knotess (b. Finland). Informant: Oscar Jacobson, Camp 4, Matlock, Wash. Burial Nov. 29, 1912, County Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1913

NIKANDRE, AUG. E. -- Age about 34, born in Finland. Died Apr. 20, 1913, Union Mills, Wash. Cause of death: suffocation; face buried in pillow; liquor contributory. Single. Logger. Burial Apr. 24, 1913, in forest.
NELSON, IDA -- Born July 21, 1883, Finland. Died Apr. 22, 1913, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: consumption. Married. Father: Carl S. Kolbac (b. Finland). Informant: Fred Nelson, Independence, Wash. Burial Apr. 24, 1913, Grand Mound, Wash.
NEYLON, HILYA -- Female child stillborn June 24, 1913, Olympia, Wash. Father: Fred Neylon (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Watson (b. Finland). Burial June 24, 1913, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
SJOBLOM, JOEL -- Born May 26, 1877, Finland. Died Sept. 2, 1913, Mud Bay, Wash. Cause of death: killed by flying cable in Mud Bay logging camp. Married. Logger. Father: Carl Sjoblom (b. Finland). Mother: Bjorkan (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Sjoblom, Olympia, Wash. Burial Sept. 4, 1913, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1914

SUNDWICK, VICTOR -- Born February 24, 1888, Finland. Died Feb. 7, 1914, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: typhoid fever. Single. Logger, Mud Bay Log Co. Father: M. Sundwick (b. Finland). Mother: B. Metson (b. Finland). Informant: Otto Sundwick, Olympia, Wash. Burial Feb. 9, 1914, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
FORSTROM, LINDA LINNEA -- Born January 1, 1912, Washington. Died March 27, 1914, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: acute enteritis. Father: Arvid Forstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Henly Anderson (b. Finland). Burial March 29, 1914, Grand Mound, Wash.
MATTSON, ANDREW -- Age 31, born in Finland. Died March 28, 1914, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Shelton, Wash. Cause of death: compound comminuted fracture of pelvis and laceration of bladder; crushed by log rolling on him. Married. Logger. Burial at LaCenter, Wash.
NELSON, INFANT -- Male child born April 9, 1914, Washington. Died Apr. 11, 1914, Salmon Creek, 10 mi. S.W. of Olympia. Cause of death: 8-month baby undeveloped. Father: William Nelson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Forsberg (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 12, 1914, Bush Prairie, Wash.
NELSON, JULIUS J. -- Born October 26, 1874, Finland. Died June 9, 1914, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Laborer (woods). Father: Nels Barthela (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Anna Nelson, Olympia, Wash. Burial June 11, 1914, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1915

BRANDT, LEONARD -- Age 4 yrs. 7 mos.; b. 1910, Rochester, Wash. Died Apr. 10, 1915, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Father: Carl Brandt (b. Finland). Mother: Elina Forstrom (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 23, 1915, Grand Mound, Wash.
HESTBACK, OSCAR -- Born circa 1889 in Finland. Died March 29, 1915, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: acute miliary pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Farmer. Informant: Ed Carlson, Rochester, Wash. Burial Apr. 4, 1915, Gate City, Wash.

 

1916

JYLHA, SYLVIA -- Born January 1, 1916, Washington. Died Jan. 3, 1916, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: infantile paralysis. Father: John Jylha (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Hunki (b. Finland). Informant: Finna Hedman, Rochester, Wash. Burial Jan. 5, 1916, Independence, Wash.
FRANZ, JOHN -- Born 1889 in Finland. Died Jan. 16, 1916, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: acute pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Logger. Father: Gus Franz (b. Finland). Mother: Stina (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 20, 1916, Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
CARLSON, ELIZABETH -- Born July 7, 1870, Finland. Died Feb. 4, 1916, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia; ulcerative endocarditis. Widow. Father: Wester (b. Finland). Informant: Ed Carlson, Rochester, Wash. Burial Feb. 7, 1916, Stella, Wash.
FORSTROM, ELIZABETH -- Born April 23, 1916, Washington. Died Aug. 26, 1916, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Father: Arvid Forstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Helen Anderson (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 28, 1916, Grand Mound, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, EMIL -- Born 1879 in Finland. Died Aug. 23, 1916, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: hemorrhage into pericardium and left pleura; struck on left chest by tree, and side crushed. Single. Logger. Father: Andrew Hendrickson. Burial Aug. 25, 1916, Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ANDERSON, GUSTAF R. -- Born January 29, 1891, Finland. Died Sept. 18, 1916, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Logger. Informant: Ed Carlson, Rochester, Wash. Burial Sept. 24, 1916, Grand Mound, Wash.
FORSTROM, CARL J. -- Born January 31, 1886, Finland. Died Sept. 19, 1916, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Farmer. Father: Matt Forstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Matt Forstrom, Independence, Wash. Burial Sept. 24, 1916, Grand Mound, Wash.
BLOOMQUIST, SOPHIA -- Born September 4, 1885, Finland. Died Nov. 11, 1916, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: acute cardiac _______; pleuritis and influenza. Married. Father: C.J. Jacobson (b. Finland). Mother: Ann Freland (b. Finland). Informant: Anna Jacobson, Olympia, Wash. Burial Nov. 14, 1916, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1917

CARLSON, HENRY -- Born October 27, 1869, Finland. Died March 25, 1917, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Married. Iron molder. Father: Hans Carlson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Mary Carlson, Rochester, Wash. Burial March 29, 1917, Grand Mound, Wash.
NELSON, MATT WILLIAM -- Born January 13, 1871, Finland. Died Apr. 10, 1917, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Little Rock, Wash. Cause of death: _________ of spine. Married. Farmer. Father: Nels Nelson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. M.W. Nelson, Little Rock, Wash. Burial Apr. 13, 1917, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HEGEMAN, ALFRED -- Born July 19, 1874, Finland. Died Apr. 4, 1917, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Miner, quartz mines. Father: John Engstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Erickson (b. Finland). Informant: Lee Johnson, Independence, Wash. Burial Apr. 12, 1917, Grand Mound, Wash.
SALO, JACOB -- Born February 2, 1847, Finland. Died May 12, 1917, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Married. Farmer. Father: Jacob Salo Sr. (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Dansberg (b. Finland). Informant: May Salo, Independence, Wash. Burial May 15, 1917, Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
RANK, JOHN -- Born April 16, 1875, Finland. Died June 19, 1917, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia; pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Woodsman, logging camps. Father: John Rank (b. Finland). Mother: Anderson (b. Finland). Burial June 21, 1917, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
SALO, INFANT -- Female child stillborn June 25, 1917, Rochester, Wash. Father: John Salo (b. Finland). Mother: Bertha Ylitalo (b. Finland). Burial June 28, 1917, Finn Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
FORSBERG, ERNIE -- Born September 12, 1870, Finland. Died July 7, 1917, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Little Rock, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Common laborer. Father: John Forsberg (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. M. Nelson, Little Rock, Wash. Burial July 10, 1917, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
NIEMI, MARY -- Born July 30, 1864, Finland. Died Aug. 27, 1917, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: Matt Palo (b. Finland). Mother: Lena Seppala (b. Finland). Informant: John Niemi, Independence, Wash. Burial Aug. 29, 1917, Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
SUND, JOHN -- Born 1884 in Finland. Died Aug. 30, 1917, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Stadium, Wash. Cause of death: fractured skull. Married. Woodsman, logging camp. Father: Jacob Sund (b. Finland). Mother: Louise Oh___ (b. Finland). Informant: William Sund, Stadium, Wash. Burial Sept. 2, 1917, Stadium, Wash.
NELSON, JULIA -- Born November 12, 1916, Washington. Died Oct. 7, 1917, Little Rock, Wash. Cause of death: cerebro-spinal meningitis. Father: W.M. Nelson (b. Finland). Mother: Forsburg (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. W.M. Nelson, Little Rock, Wash. Burial Oct. 9, 1917, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1918

ANDERSON, ANNA IRENE -- Born July 3, 1889, Finland. Died Aug. 11, 1918, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: Matt Jackolsen (b. Finland). Mother: Louisa Skyte (b. Finland). Informant: Toy Anderson, Rochester, Wash. Burial Aug. 14, 1918, Grand Mound, Wash.
NESTER, ESKEL OLAF -- Born November 27, 1909, Berkeley, California. Died Sept. 4, 1918, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. School boy. Father: E. Nester (b. Finland). Mother: Lena Peterson (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 7, 1918, Grand Mound, Wash.
HOLT, JOHN -- Age 48, born in Finland. Died Oct. 29, 1918, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Potlatch, Wash. Cause of death: influenza; lobar pneumonia. Woodsman, logging camp, Phoenix Logging Co. Burial Oct. 31, 1918, Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
PETERSON, JOSEPHINE CATHERINE -- Born February 4, 1900, Wisconsin. Died Nov. 29, 1918, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Single. Father: F.L. Peterson (b. Finland). Mother: Bertha (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 1, 1918, Grand Mound, Wash.
JACOBSON, ANNA FREDRICKA -- Born August 24, 1860, Pensala, Finland. Died Dec. 18, 1918, Johnson's Hill, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; Spanish influenza. Wife of C.J. Jacobson. Father: Matt Freeland (b. Finland). Mother: Lesa Potts (b. Finland). Informant: Anna Jacobson, Olympia, Wash. Burial Dec. 21, 1918, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

1919

JOHNSON, VOLMER HAROLD -- Born November 8, 1907, Washington. Died Jan. 2, 1919, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia following influenza. Student. Father: John Johnson (b. Sweden). Mother: Nordling (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 4, 1919, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
JOHNSON, OTTAWAY -- Born August 18, 1896, Finland. Died Jan. 7, 1919, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Shelton, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia following influenza. Single. Woodsman. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Gibson (b. Finland). Informant: John Johnson, Shelton, Wash. Burial Jan. 9, 1919, Shelton, Wash.
SANDBERG, ELNA -- Born August 11, 1904, Idaho. Died Jan. 17, 1919, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: diabetes mellitus. Father: Andrew Sandberg (b. Finland). Mother: Louise Sanders (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 19, 1919, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
RAUSCHERT, SOPHIA O. -- Born April 3, 1870, Finland. Died Jan. 25, 1919, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of pancreas. Wife of Louis Rauschert. Father: Ohls (b. Finland). Informant: L. Rauschert, Stadium, Wash. Burial Jan. 27, 1919, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
MATSON, JOHN -- Born January 2, 1867, Finland. Died March 25, 1919, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of stomach. Widower. Woodsman. Father: Mat Matson (b. Finland). Burial March 28, 1919, Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
LUND, ADLA -- Age _4, born in Finland. Died Feb. 25, 1919, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Wife of Andrew Lund. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 27, 1919, Grand Mound, Wash.
RUNQUIST, RALPH EDWIN -- Born November 17, 1916, Olympia, Wash. Died Apr. 5, 1919, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: influenza with complications. Father: Andrew Runquist (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah Matson (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 5, 1919, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
BACKLUND, DANIEL -- Born November 9, 1857, Finland. Died Apr. 15, 1919, Tumwater, Wash. Cause of death: drowned; also fracture of skull from blow on head; was carried over a dam and fell on rocks 12 feet below dam. Husband of Mrs. D. Backlund. Laborer, Olympia Light & Power Co. Father: John Backlund (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 17, 1919, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
SUNDQUIST, MATT -- Born September 16, 1859, Finland. Died May 31, 1919, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: acute pulmonary tuberculosis. Widower. Laborer. Father: Andrew Sundquist (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Gustav (b. Finland). Removal Apr. 3, 1919, to Centralia, Wash.
SNELLMAN, ALBERT -- Age about 35, born in Finland. Died Sept. 22, 1919, Bordeaux, Wash. Cause of death: crushed by a falling log. Single. Woodsman, Mason Co. Logging. Father: John Snellman (b. Finland). Mother: Annie Matson (b. Finland). Informant: Richard Snellman, Coal Creek, Wash. Burial Sept. 24, 1919, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1920

ANDERSON, ENOCH -- Born December 31, 1881, Finland. Died Feb. 28, 1920, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: influenza and lobar pneumonia. Single. Woodsman, Mason Co. Logging. Father: Andrew Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Andrew Forsberg, Rochester, Wash. Burial March 7, 1920, Rochester, Wash.
FAGEMAN, EMILY -- Born January 15, 1887, Finland. Died Feb. 17, 1920, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: influenza; bronchial pneumonia. Wife of Matt Fageman. Father: Matt Gusterson (b. Finland). Mother: F. Hemsen (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 22, 1920, Grand Mound, Wash.
ADAMS, CHARLES -- Born 1879 in Finland. Died March 20, 1920, Mud Bay, Wash. Cause of death: struck by a falling tree. Married. Woodsman, Mud Bay Log Co. Father: Jacob Adams (b. Finland). Mother: Annie Nelson (b. Finland). Informant: John Adams, Olympia, Wash. Burial March 24, 1920, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
BLOOMQUIST, EMIL -- Born October 21, 1894, Finland. Died March 11, 1920, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Woodsman. Father: Mat Bloomquist (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Fredrickson (b. Finland). Informant: Mat Bloomquist, Olympia, Wash. Burial March 14, 1920, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
JOHNSON, INFANT -- Male child born March 17, 1920, Washington. Died March 22, 1920, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: pemphigus. Father: Matt W. Johnson (b. Wyoming). Mother: Emma Hulta (b. Finland). Burial March 23, 1920, Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
OJA, MATT -- Born May 1, 1849, Finland. Died May 1, 1920, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: cirrhosis of liver; valvular heart disease. Husband of Mary. Farmer. Father: Abraham Oja (b. Finland). Burial May 5, 1920, Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
LILLFORS, FRITZ -- Born March 5, 1890, Finland. Died June 24, 1920, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: some obstruction of intestine---nature unknown. Had been operated by other physicians years ago for gall stones, later for ulcers of stomach, and again for appendicitis; adhesions, probably. Single. Laborer. Father: Victor Lillfors (b. Finland). Mother: Schalbacher (b. Finland). Informant: T. Henson, Rochester, Wash. Burial June 27, 1920, Rochester, Wash.
PETERSON, A.W. -- Born April 15, 1879, Finland. Died July 26, 1920, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma involving throat. Single. County charge. Burial July 27, 1920, Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HILL, JOHN WALTER -- Born June 8, 1897, Montana. Died August 5, 1920, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary and peritoneal tuberculosis. Single. Farmer. Father: Charles Hill (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Oja (b. Finland). Informant: Charles Hill, Rochester, Wash. Burial August 8, 1920, Grand Mound, Wash.
NELSON, EMMA ALICE -- Born September 12, 1920, Washington. Died Sept. 22, 1920, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: heart failure; infant was frail because paralyzed (according to Tyyne Heikkinen, midwife). Father: August Nelson (b. Finland). Mother: Emma Matson (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 25, 1920, Grand Mound, Wash.
CARLSON, INFANT -- Female child born October 26, 1920, Olympia, Wash. Died Oct. 29, 1920, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: infantile eclampsia. Father: Ed Carlson (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Finska (b. Finland). Informant: Ed Carlson, Maytown, Wash. Burial Oct. 29, 1920, Newman Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
FAGERNESS, LAURA -- Born June 24, 1852, Finland. Died Dec. 15, 1920, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Wife of Andrew Fagerness. Father: John Hetheka (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Anderson (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 19, 1920, Grand Mound, Wash.

1921

MATTSON, HILDA -- Born January 1, 1921, Rochester, Wash. Died Jan. 2, 1921, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: premature birth; prolonged labor. Father: John S. Mattson (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Isaacs (b. Minnesota). Informant: Mrs. Laura Heikkler, Rochester, Wash. Burial Jan. 3, 1921, Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
FORSTROM, ALFRED -- Born April 22, 1899, Rochester, Wash. Died Jan. 22, 1921, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Farmer. Father: Matt Forstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Anderson (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 26, 1921, Grand Mound, Wash.
JYLPHA, MAMIE -- Born October 31, 1900, Stockett, Montana. Died March 10, 1921, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: acute nephritis; tuberculosis of vertebrae. Single. Father: John Jylpha (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Hookie (b. Finland). Informant: Lenord Huhda, Independence, Wash. Burial March 12, 1921, Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
NELSON, ARTHUR ALBEN -- Born and died March 11, 1921, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: premature birth (8 months). Father: Fred Nelson (b. Finland). Mother: Ester Carlson (b. Finland). Burial March 13, 1921, Grand Mound, Wash.
PETERSON, ESTHER -- Born April 30, 1891, Grantsburg, Wisconsin. Died March 21, 1921, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: chronic valvular heart disease. Single. Father: F.L. Peterson (b. Sweden). Mother: Bertha Lundquist (b. Finland). Informant: Arthur Peterson, Rochester, Wash. Burial March 24, 1921, Grand Mound, Wash.
RUNQUIST, HILMA Y. -- Born December 17, 1908, Olympia, Wash. Died Apr. 5, 1921, Chambers Prairie Station (on board O.W.R.R. & N. train main line). Cause of death: pulmonary hemorrhage. Father: Andrew Runquist (b. Finland). Mother: Hanna Matson (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 10, 1921, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HAKVIST, JOSEPH THOMAS -- Born February 28, 1856, Finland. Died Apr. 29, 1921, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Amelia. Farmer. Father: Eric Hakvist (b. Finland). Informant: William Hakvist, Independence, Wash. Burial May 2, 1921, Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
LILLAS, ISAAC EMIL -- Age 37, born in Finland. Died May 9, 1921, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Miner, lead and silver. Informant: Andrew Lillas, Olympia, Wash. Burial May 15, 1921, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
MATTSON, AILE ANNA ELVERA -- Born November 21, 1915, Colorado. Died July 21, 1921, Mud Bay Logging Co. camp, Mud Bay, Wash. Cause of death: diptheria (heart paralysis). Father: August Mattson (b. Finland). Mother: Edith Lukus (b. Finland). Burial July 22, 1921, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
BURK, LEONARD -- Born April 26, 1891, Finland. Died July 22, 1921, near Independence, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer, logging camp. Father: Abram Carlson (b. Finland). Mother: Marie Hendrickson (b. Finland). Informant: Oscar Burk. Burial July 24, 1921, Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Wash.
JYLHA, JOHN -- Born January 15, 1856, Finland. Died Aug. 18, 1921, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: rheumatism. Husband of Mary. Farmer. Father: Andrew Jylha (b. Finland). Mother: Annie (b. Finland). Informant: Informant: Lennart Huhta, Independence, Wash. Burial Aug. 21, 1921, Independence Cemetery, Independence, Wash.
WALLIN, ELLEN -- Born October 22, 1916, Hoquiam, Wash. Died Oct. 31, 1921, Puget City, Wash. Cause of death: acute enteritis; paralysis from birth. Father: Victor Wallin (b. Finland). Mother: Annie Moilanen (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 2, 1921, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1922

NORDLING, EBBA THERESE SOPHIA -- Born February 18, 1915, Washington. Died Feb. 2, 1922, Tumwater, Wash. Cause of death: meningitis following influenza. Father: A.G. Nordling (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Matson (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 23, 1922, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
MAKI, SUSANA -- Born September 9, 1853, Finland. Died June 4, 1922, Rochester, Wash. Usual residence Independence, Wash. Cause of death: tuberculosis. Wife of Herman Maki. Mother: Barkanen (b. Finland). Informant: Edward Maki, Independence, Wash. Burial June 6, 1922, Grand Mound, Wash.
MATSON, MATT -- Age 57, born in Finland. Died June 10, 1922, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: uremic coma; chronic nephritis. Single. Logger. Father: Matt Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary (b. Finland). Informant: Lee Johnson, Rochester, Wash. Burial June 14, 1922, Rochester, Wash.
OLLIKKALA, JOHN -- Born September 23, 1859, Finland. Died June 20, 1922, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of liver. Husband of Susanna. Farmer. Father: Andrew (b. Finland). Mother: Lizzie Olson (b. Finland). Burial June 25, 1922, Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.

 

1923

HILL, ROSA -- Born December 26, 1884, Finland. Died Feb. 2, 1923, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: tuberculosis. Wife of John Hill. Father: Matt Tunalla (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Arija (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 6, 1923, Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
HELENIUS, HARRY ALEXANDER -- Born August 23, 1903, New Westminster. Died Feb. 13, 1923, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: renal tuberculosis; general tuberculosis. Single. Father: Karl Helenius (b. Finland). Mother: Wilhelmina Lampinen (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 18, 1923, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HUHTA, SENIA -- Born November 7, 1891, Wasser Land, Finland. Died March 3, 1923, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: acute nephritis. Wife of Leonart Huhta. Father: John Jylaha (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Huki (b. Finland). Informant: Elmer Hedman, Independence, Wash. Burial at Finn Hill Cemetery, Rochester, Wash.
KUUSISTO, KARL (CHARLEY) S. -- Born January 5, 1887, Finland. Died March 14, 1923, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Seattle, Wash. Cause of death: struck by log; fractured left thigh; fracture and extensive laceration of left leg; large bruise and hematoma right side; shock and internal hemorrhage. Single. Timber faller, Mud Bay Logging Co. Father: Andrew Kuusisto (b. Finland). Informant: Charley Pietala, Seattle, Wash. Burial March 16, 1923, Seattle, Wash.
BASSETT, ALMA -- Born November 29, 1913, Nome, Alaska. Died March 29, 1923, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence New Kamilche, Wash. Cause of death: strangulation by closing the trachea from retro-phagus abscess; empyema of lungs. Student. Father: Sam Bassett (b. Little Rock, Ark.). Mother: Alma Carry (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 1, 1923, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
JOHNSON, IVER -- Born February 16, 1895, Finland. Died Apr. 9, 1923, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: crushed skull. Single. Bucker, Independence Logging Co. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Informant: Oscar Johnson, Independence, Wash. Burial Apr. 15, 1923, Sticklin Cemetery.
ERSTROM, EMIL -- Born July 20, 1885, Finland. Died May 13, 1923, Helsing Junction, Thurston Co., Wash. Usual residence Independence, Wash. Cause of death: struck on head by timber; crushed skull. Husband of Lisa. Millwright, N. & M. Lumber Co. Father: John Erstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Clara Johnson (b. Finland). Burial May 20,1923, Sticklin Cemetery.
EKLUND, JOHN -- Born July 15, 1876, Finland. Died June 7, 1923, Gate City, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Fenia. Farmer. Father: Matt Eklund (b. Finland). Burial June 11, 1923, Grand Mound, Wash.
NEIMI, FRANK -- Age about 35, born in Finland. Died about June 14, 1923, north of Bucoda, Wash. Cause of death: remains found June 16, 1923, hanging by neck under N.P.R.R. bridge; suicide. Woodsman. Removal June 17, 1923, to Olympia, Wash.
JOHNSON, ALFRED -- Born February 28, 1880, Finland. Died July 24, 1923, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: syphilis; paralysis. Husband of Mary. Farmer. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Mattie Matson (b. Finland). Burial July 27, 1923, Grand Mound, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, STANLEY WILLIAM -- Born August 2, 1922, Aberdeen, Wash. Died Aug. 10, 1923, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: whooping cough; convulsions. Father: Matt Hendrickson (b. Finland). Green Wood burial Aug. 12, 1923.
WIRTANEN, UUNO OSCAR -- Born 1899 in Finland. Died Nov. 4, 1923, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Mud Bay Camp 3. Cause of death: pneumonia; fractured skull. Single. Second faller, Mud Bay Logging Co. Father: Oscar Wirtanen (b. Finland). Informant: Eino Oscar Wirtanen, Mud Bay Camp 6, Olympia, Wash. Removal Nov. 6, 1923, to Ironwood, Michigan.
ERICKSON, MILDRED IRENE -- Born April 16, 1906, Little Rock, Wash. Died Nov. 17, 1923, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis; diptheria. Single. Student. Father: Lars Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Emma Neeley (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 18, 1923, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1924

CARLSON, T.A. -- Born December 22, 1884, Finland. Died Feb. 24, 1924, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: chronic valvular cardiac disease. Widower. Logger. Father: Carl Carlson (b. Finland). Mother: Kate (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 28, 1924, Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
STEINMAN, ALEXANDER -- Born December 1865 in Finland. Died March 30, 1924, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Brighton Park District, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Husband of Mary. Farmer. Informant: Edw. Steinman, Olympia, Wash. Burial Feb. 2, 1924, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HENRIKSON, KARL JOHAN -- Born October 1900 in Finland. Died March 31, 1924, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Bordeaux, Wash. Cause of death: fractured skull; fracture of both legs; lacerations of scalp and left foot; shock. Single. Loader, Mason County Logging Co. Father: John H. Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Karoline Erickson (b. Finland). Informant: Leander Finholm, Olalla, Wash. Burial Apr. 3, 1924, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ERICKSON, MATT -- Born 1850 in Finland. Died Apr. 16, 1924, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis; senility. Single. Woodsman, Mud Bay Logging Co. Father: Erick Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Danielson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Sandburg, Olympia, Wash. Burial Apr. 18, 1924, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ERICKSON, ELSIE OLIVIA -- Born October 9, 1918, Olympia, Wash. Died May 2, 1924, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: cerebro-spinal meningitis (tubercular). Father: Frank Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Olivia Nyman (b. Finland). Burial May 8, 1924, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
BLOMQUIST, MATT -- Born 1864 in Finland. Died Dec. 21, 1924, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: acute alcoholism ("moonshine"). Married. Woodsman, Mud Bay Logging Co. Father: Matt Blomquist (b. Finland). Informant: Andrew Rundquist, Olympia, Wash. Burial Dec. 24, 1924, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
WESTMAN, MILDRED IRENE -- Born August 9, 1916, Tacoma, Wash. Died Dec. 23, 1924, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: diptheria. Father: E.E. Westman (b. Sweden). Mother: Irene Hastbacka (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 24, 1924, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1925

FORSMAN, ALFONS -- Born May 10, 1897, Finland. Died Jan. 21, 1925, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: accidental electrocution. Husband of Elna. Electrician, Olympia Veneer Co. Father: Alfra Forsman (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Sunbacka (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 25, 1925, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ANDERSON, WILLIAM -- Born February 23, 1899, Idaho. Died Feb. 4, 1925, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Rignall, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Father: C.J. Anderson (b. Sweden). Mother: Betsie Louise Johnson (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 7, 1925, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HOLM, JACOB -- Born November 22, 1859, Finland. Died Feb. 25, 1925, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: mitral insufficiency; acute bronchitis. Single. Logger. Father: Matt Holm (b. Finland). Mother: Annie (b. Finland). Burial March 1, 1925, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
NEWMAN, WILLIAM HENRY -- Born May 16, 1869, Finland. Died July 1, 1925, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: aortic insufficiency; abscess of lung and gangrene both legs. Husband of Katherine. Woodsman, Mud Bay Logging Co. Father: Simon Newman (b. Finland). Burial July 3, 1925, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
MACKEY, JOHN -- Born 1891 in Finland. Died July 27, 1925, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: fractured skull; hit by falling tree. Bucker, Mud Bay Logging Co. Informant: A.D. Mills, Olympia, Wash.
MANBERG, HILMA -- Born July 17, 1887, Finland. Died Sept. 12, 1925, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Wife of Matt Manberg. Father: Mike Libesto (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Jurvi (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 17, 1925, Mt. View Burial Park.
GAISELL, MARY -- Born March 28, 1888, Hancok, Michigan. Died Nov. 16, 1925, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism; cirrhosis of liver. Wife of R.A. Gaisell. Father: Henry Herbella (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 19, 1925, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1926

LAURELLA, ARVID -- Born December 29, 1886, Hammeland, Finland. Died Jan. 16, 1926, Independence, Wash. Usual residence Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: struck in right side of head by a sapling which flew back as a tree was being felled; skull was completely crushed; death instantaneous. Husband of Olga Holde Laurelle. Logger faller, National Lbr. Co. Removal Jan. 20, 1926, to Centralia, Wash.
OLLIKKALA, ELVIRA LIZZIE -- Born May 8, 1899, Wyoming. Died Feb. 19, 1926, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: influenza; cerebral spinal meningitis. Single. Father: John Ollikkala (b. Finland). Mother: Susie Holso (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 24, 1926, Independence, Wash.
JOHNSON, OSCAR A. -- Born January 1, 1867, Finland. Died Feb. 25, 1926, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: acute septic infection affecting particularly right lung and peritoneal cavity. Single. Trapper. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 27, 1926, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
MARINES, AUGUST -- Born December 23, 1900, Finland. Died March 9, 1926, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Iron worker, Nikon Iron Works. Father: James Jonnes Marines (b. Finland). Mother: Gustave Lewisk (b. Finland). Informant: John Marines, Olympia, Wash. Burial March 14, 1926, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ANDERSON, HANNAH -- Born October 15, 1869, Finland. Died Apr. 13, 1926, Tumwater, Wash. Cause of death: acute cardiac dilatation; hypertension; arteriosclerosis. Wife of Nils Anderson. Father: John Hellman (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 15, 1926, Coupeville, Wash.
BIRCH, ELEANORA -- Born August 15, 1903, Seattle, Wash. Died July 28, 1926, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. House maid. Father: Emil Birch (b. Finland). Mother: Lydia Wentjar (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. H. Wentjar, Olympia, Wash. Burial Aug. 1, 1926, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ERICKSON, INFANT -- Male twin child, born and died Nov. 13, 1926, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: miscarriage at 6 months (lived one hour). Father: William Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Caroline Nylund (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 13, 1926, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
ERICKSON, INFANT -- Male twin child, born and died Nov. 13, 1926, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: miscarriage at 6 months (lived one hour). Father: William Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Caroline Nylund (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 13, 1926, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

 

1927

NELSON, OSCAR WILLIAM -- Born August 17, 1904, Greenwood, California. Died Jan. 27, 1927, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; influenza. Husband of Theresa Haney Nelson. Bellboy, Mor___ Hotel Aberdeen. Father: William Nelson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Forsberg (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 30, 1927, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
BACKMAN, ANNA LOUISA -- Born May 18, 1854, Finland. Died March 4, 1927, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: endocarditis. Wife of Matt Backman. Father: M. Backman (b. Finland). Burial March 6, 1927, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
FORSMAN, IDA ALVINA -- Born December 3, 1902, Rochester, Wash. Died Apr. 13, 1927, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: tubercular meningitis; pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Father: Andrew Forsman (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Ost. (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 17, 1927, Grand Mound, Wash.
ANDERSON, ISAAC E. -- Born June 17, 1860, Finland. Died Apr. 24, 1927, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: septic endocarditis. Widower. Woodsman. Father: Andrew Anderson. Informant: Mr. Obed Anderson, Olympia, Wash. Burial Apr. 26, 1927, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
KONTONEN, GRETA -- Born August 7, 1867, Finland. Died Apr. 24, 1927, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Independence, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Wife of Matt Kontonen. Father: Lake (b. Finland). Mother: Greta Jarvi (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 28, 1927, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
LORMOR, LIZZIE JOHANNA -- Born January 6, 1878, Finland. Died May 5, 1927, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: acute parenchymous nephritis; hysertectomy. Married. Father: John Carlson (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Swanting (b. Finland). Informant: Mr. Harold Lormor, Olympia, Wash. Burial May 7, 1927, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
MORRIS, FRED -- Born October 26, 1882, Finland. Died June 11, 1927, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Husband of Alena. Carpenter. Father: Axel Morris (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Erickson (b. Finland). Burial June 14, 1927, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
FAGERNAS, UNO -- Born June 26, 1899, Finland. Died Sept. 3, 1927, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: double lobar pneumonia; ether anesthetic for appendectomy. Single. Woodsman, Mason County Logging Co. Father: Hansen Fagernas (b. Finland). Mother: Julia Johnson (b. Finland). Removal Sept. 4, 1927, to Centralia, Wash.
SAARI, NICHOLI -- Born February 2, 1881, Finland. Died Aug. 19, 1927, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: myocarditis. Husband of Hannah. Farmer. Father: Elias Saari (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 21, 1927, Independence, Wash.
SANDELL, WILLIAM -- Born November 21, 1927, Washington. Died Nov. 23, 1927, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: status lymphaticus. Father: Herbert Sandell (b. Finland). Mother: Edith Strand (b. Wash.). Burial Nov. 25, 1927, Green Wood.
MATSON, UNO GEORGE -- Born and died December 18, 1927, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: breach presentation; physician arrived late to deliver oncoming head; lungs full of fluid. Father: George Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Staple (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 19, 1927, Grand Mound, Wash.

 

1928

LUND, RUDOLPH -- Born September 30, 1911, Delphia, Wash. Died Jan. 12, 1928, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: acute poliomyelitis; hemorrhagic nephritis. Student. Father: J.A. Lund (b. Finland). Mother: Fransen (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 15, 1928, Grand Mound, Wash.
WICKS, ELSIE MARIE -- Born May 14, 1862, Korsnas, Finland. Died Feb. 3, 1928, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: chronic Brights disease. Divorced from Andrew Wicks. Father: Carl Lindgren (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Brode (b. Finland). Informant: Albert West, Rochester, Wash. Burial Feb. 8, 1928, Sticklin Cemetery.
FORSTROM, MINNIE -- Born October 9, 1919, Rochester, Wash. Died March 5, 1928, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: tuberculosis of bowels and secondary in lungs. Student. Father: Arvid Forstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Helny Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Joe Steel, Rochester, Wash. Burial March 8, 1928, Grand Mound, Wash.
NYLUND, CARL WILLIAM -- Born June 26, 1927, Olympia, Wash. Died Apr. 21, 1928, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia following influenza. Father: John Nylund (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Matson (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 24, 1928, IOOF Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
BACKLUND, ANNA -- Born December 28, 1858, Vasa, Finland. Died May 26, 1928, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: chronic interstitial nephritis. Widow. Father: Andrew Flintfelt (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Lea (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Harry Raupt, Olympia, Wash. Burial May 27, 1928, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
HAQUIST, CHARLES -- Born July 21, 1866, Finland. Died June 2, 1928, Independence, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; simple apoplexy. Husband of Minnie. Farmer. Father: Eric Tuomaala (b. Finland). Burial June 6, 1928, Mt. View Burial Park.
NELSON, ROY F. -- Born September 28, 1906, Washington. Died July 7, 1928, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Logger. Father: Fred Nelson (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Carlson (b. Finland). Burial July 11, 1928, Grand Mound, Wash.
HILL, ELMA -- Born May 12, 1912, Aberdeen, Wash. Died July 11, 1928, Olympia, Wash. Usual residence Aberdeen, Wash. Cause of death: accidental drowning while swimming in Offut Lake. Father: Victor Hill (b. Finland). Mother: Hilda Macke (b. Finland). Removal July 22, 1928, to Aberdeen, Wash.
HENDERSON, IDA -- Born August 3, 1893, Menagha, Minnesota. Died Aug. 17, 1928, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis and cerebral apoplexy. Wife of Edwin A. Henderson. Father: Haataja (b. Finland). Removal Aug. 20, 1928, to Menagha, Minn.
HOLM, LEA LOUIS -- Born August 20, 1887, Finland. Died Aug. 25, 1928, Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Wife of A. Holm. Father: Andrew Garstin (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 29, 1928, Grand Mound, Wash.
CARLSON, CARL BERGER -- Born October 24, 1905, Colorado. Died Dec. 12, 1928, St. Peters Hospital, Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: suicide by strangulation; was delirious from fever caused by influenza. Single. Veneer worker, Washington Veneer Co. Father: Carl Carlson (b. Finland). Mother: Amanda Hendrickson (b. Finland). Informant: Henry Carlson, Olympia, Wash. Burial Dec. 16, 1928, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.

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