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


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


[1907 - 1913] [1914 - 1920] [1921 - 1927] [1928 - 1934] [1935 - 1941] [1942 - 1947]


1907

TOFFERI, EHILI -- Born January 31, 1907, Washington. Died Feb. 16,1907, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: pertussis. Father: Leo Tofferi (b. Finland). Mother: Amanda Syri (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 18, 1907, Wilkeson, Wash.
JOHNSON, VICTOR -- Age 23, born in Finland. Died July 11, 1907, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Laborer. Burial July 14, 1907, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KOSKI, INFANT -- Female child born and died August 2, 1907, F.C. Paddock Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: inanition due to prolonged and difficult labor. Father: Jack Koski (b. Finland). Mother: Lizzie Taittonen (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Lizzie Koski, Midway, Wash. Burial Aug. 6, 1907, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KOSKI, ONNE -- Born September 25, 1894, B.C., Canada. Died Aug. 8, 1907, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: shock from accident; rupture of intestines and multiple lacerations and fractures. Student. Father: Adolf Koski (b. Finland). Mother: Amanda Possi (b. Finland). Burial at Wilkeson, Wash.
MATSON, MAT ADOLPH -- Born August 1866, Finland. Died Aug. 9, 1907, Logging Camp T.F.R.R., Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: loss of blood; cut throat; suicide. Single. Laborer. Father: Mat Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Annie Jacobson (b. Finland). Burial at Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, ALMA MARIA -- Born May 27, 1864, Finland. Died Aug. 18, 1907, Anderson Island, Wash. Cause of death: cancer. Married. Father: August Boman (b. Finland). Mother: Wilhelmina Westerlund (b. Finland). Informant: Sophia Boman. Burial Aug. 21, 1907, Anderson Island, Wash.
JUSSILA, MICHAEL -- Born November 2, 1875, Wasa, Finland. Died Aug. 24, 1907, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: accident; fractured spine and internal injuries. Married. Miner. Informant: Tom Jussila, Adna, Wash. Burial Aug. 25, 1907, Carbonado, Wash.
ABRAHAMSON, GABE -- Age 39 yrs. 20 days, born in Finland. Died Aug. 28, 1907, Puyallup, Wash. Cause of death: accident; dislocation of cervical vertebrae. Married. Farmer. Burial Sept. 1, 1907, Puyallup, Wash.
WICK, ISRAEL -- Born September 6, 1864, Finland. Died Sept. 12, 1907, Fannie Paddock Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia. Single. Lumberman. Father: Michael Wick (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah (b. Finland). Informant: Andrew Wick, Milton, Wash. Burial Sept. 14, 1907, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MATSON, ANDREW -- Age 39, born in Finland. Died Oct. 26, 1907, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (14 years). Usual residence Thurston Co., Wash. Cause of death: intestinal obstruction. Single. Laborer. Burial Oct. 28, 1907, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
LUNDY, BABY -- Male child born and died November 11, 1907, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: premature birth. Father: John W. Lundy (b. Finland). Mother: Lempi Heatten (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 12, 1907, Carbonado, Wash.
JACOBSON, ALEXANDER -- Born 1859 in Finland. Died Dec. 10, 1907, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (Aug. 12, 1901-Dec. 9, 1907). Usual residence Chehalis Co., Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Carpenter. Burial Dec. 10, 1907, Hospital Cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.

 

1908

RENFORS, VICTOR -- Age 27, born in Finland. Died Jan. 2, 1908, Fannie C. Paddock Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: locomotor ataxia. Single. Sailor-laborer. Burial Jan. 5, 1908, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
CARLSON, EMIL -- Age 2 yrs. 9 mos, born in Washington. Died Jan. 23, 1908, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: diptheria. Father: Emil Carlson (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 24, 1908, Wilkeson, Wash.
MAKI, BABY -- Male child stillborn February 27, 1908, Burnett, Wash. Father: Swan Maki (b. Finland). Mother: Hilda Willan (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 28, 1908, Burnett, Wash.
JUSSILA, TOIVO -- Born August 14, 1905, Washington. Died Apr. 22, 1908, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Father: Michael Jussila (b. Finland). Mother: Lizzie Joopi (b. Finland). Burial at Carbonado, Wash.
BJORKLUND, ALFRED ERLAND INGUR -- Born April 10, 1908, Tacoma, Wash. Died Apr. 22, 1908, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: injuries to head during labor. Father: Fred Bjorklund (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Johnson (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 23, 1908, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ERICKSON, EMIL -- Age 37, born in Finland. Died May 3, 1908, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer. Usual residence Snohomish Co., Wash.
SANDBERG, CARL EDWIN -- Born 1905, Tacoma, Wash. Died July 8, 1908, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: tubercular meningitis. Father: Carl E. Sandberg (b. Sweden). Mother: Anna T. Ekebon (b. Finland). Burial July 9, 1908, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ABRAHAMSON, A. -- Born 1879 in Finland. Died Sept. 4, 1908, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (7 mos.). Usual residence Pacific Co., Wash. Cause of death: melancholia and exhaustion. Single. Sailor. Burial Sept. 6, 1908, Hospital Cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
MALIN, ALFRED -- Born January 5, 1876, Finland. Died Oct. 11, 1908, Fannie Paddock Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: accident; crushing injury to the legs and arms and internal injuries. Married. Laborer. Father: Jonas Malin (b. Finland). Mother: Breata Horr (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 16, 1908, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
GUSTAFSON, AUGUST W. -- Age 32, born in Finland. Died Oct. 19, 1908, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: suffocation; accident in coal mine. Single. Coal miner. Burial Oct. 24, 1908, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
SJODAHL, INFANT -- Male child born and died November 15, 1908, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: asphyxia neonatorum. Father: John Sjodahl (b. Finland). Mother: Hilma Johnson (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 17, 1908, Puyallup Cemetery, Puyallup, Wash.
ANDERSON, JOHN W. -- Born December 24, 1859, Finland. Died Dec. 4, 1908, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: suicide; carbolic acid poisoning. Married. Ship carpenter. Burial Dec. 6, 1908, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.

 

1909

HILL, JOHN -- Age 21, born in Finland. Died Jan. 9, 1909, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer. Burial Jan. 14, 1909, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MATTHESON, EMIL -- Born 1881 in Finland. Died March 3, 1909, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (35 days). Usual residence Rochester, Wash. Cause of death: acute mania and exhaustion. Single. Logger. Informant: Arthur Betts, Rochester, Wash. Burial March 7, 1909, Rochester, Wash.
HEINONEN, ONNI -- Born March 3, 1904, Carbonado, Wash. Died Apr. 4, 1909, Melmont, Wash. Cause of death: drowning. Father: William Heinonen (b. Finland). Mother: Evelyn Bottu (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 9, 1909, Wilkeson, Wash.
JACKSON, CHARLES A. -- Born March 23, 1908, Washington. Died Apr. 20, 1909, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: acute meningitis. Father: Charles Jackson (b. Finland). Mother: Alma Johnson (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 22, 1909, Burnett, Wash.
SUNDBLOM, F.M. -- Born 1881 in Finland. Died June 3, 1909, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (3 years). Usual residence King Co., Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer. Burial June 6, 1909, Hospital Cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
SANDBERG, CHARLES -- Born March 1884, Michigan. Died June 13, 1909, Kapousin, Wash. Cause of death: asphyxia from drowning (in Kapousin Lake). Single. Laborer. Father: John Sandberg (b. Finland). Mother: Hakola (b. Finland). Informant: I. Sandberg, Kapousin, Wash. Burial June 15, 1909, Hoquiam, Wash.
SIKSTROM, J. -- Born March 8, 1884, Finland. Died June 29, 1909, Puyallup, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound of the head; suicide. Single. Carpenter. Father: John Sikstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Beta Widd (b. Finland). Informant: Isaac Sikstrom, South Prairie, Wash. Burial July 2, 1909, Sumner, Wash.
CARLSON, GUSTAF JOSEPH -- Age 20, born in Finland. Died Aug. 5, 1909, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer. Father: Carl Danielson (b. Finland). Mother: Josephine Nordblom (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 6, 1909, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LUNDQUIST, MARIAN ERENA -- Born May 13, 1909, Tacoma, Wash. Died Aug. 17, 1909, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: marasmus. Father: Herbert Lundquist (b. Sweden). Mother: Hildah Hortons (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 18, 1909, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
NIAMI, INFANT -- Male child born September 6, 1909, Washington. Died Sept. 13, 1909, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: umbilical hemorrhage. Father: Andrew Niami (b. Finland). Mother: Evalinia Polsi (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 13, 1909, Wilkeson, Wash.
SUNSTIN, AJNA ELISABETT -- Born December 28, 1908, Tacoma, Wash. Died Oct. 2, 1909, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: erysepalis. Father: Jack Sunstin (b. Finland). Mother: Johanna Holm (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 3, 1909, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
NIEMI, AXEL -- Age 22, born in Finland. Died Oct. 8, 1909, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: intracranial injury due to fracture of base of skull caused by fall. Married. Miner. Burial Oct. 9, 1909, Carbonado, Wash.
PALOLA, UNO -- Born June 10, 1908, Washington. Died Oct. 13, 1909, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: acute dilatation of heart. Father: Charles Palola (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Krook (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 14, 1909, Carbonado, Wash.
MAKI, ALBERT -- Born July 19, 1909, Burnett, Wash. Died Oct. 25, 1909, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: gastric enteritis. Father: Swan Maki (b. Finland). Mother: Hulda (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 27, 1909, Buckley, Wash.
HEINONEN, INFANT -- Male child stillborn November 1, 1909, Wilkeson, Wash. Father: William Heinonen (b. Finland). Mother: Lena Bodha (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 2, 1909, Wilkeson, Wash.
WORGREN, LEONARD -- Born October 10, 1884, Finland. Died Nov. 13, 1909, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; intestinal tuberculosis. Single. Baker (?) Father: Alexander Worgren (b. Finland). Mother: Louise Oberg (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 14, 1909, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KOSKI, INFANT -- Female child stillborn November 28, 1909, Fern Hill, Wash. Father: Jacob Koski (b. Finland). Mother: Sanna E. Taittonen (b. Finland).
HILL, JOHN -- Age 30, born in Finland. Died Dec. 6, 1909, Fannie Paddock Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Enumclaw, Wash. Cause of death: hemorrhage with typhoid fever; heart failure. Single. Logger. Father: Habel Tiitta (b. Finland). Mother: Liisa Bekka (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 8, 1909, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.

 

1910

ERICKSON, INDA -- Born January 1, 1910, Burnett, Wash. Died Jan. 4, 1910, Buckley, Wash. Cause of death: acute indigestion. Father: Erick Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Phena (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 6, 1910, Buckley, Wash.
ERICKSON, WILLIAM WALTER -- Born May 6, 1909, Washington. Died Jan. 11, 1910, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: acute enteritis. Father: John Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Hillja Peterson (b. Michigan). Burial Jan. 12, 1910, Carbonado, Wash.
MATSON, INFANT -- Female child born and died January 15, 1910, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: premature birth. Father: Mat Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Louise Lifli (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 16, 1910, Wilkeson, Wash.
HELANDER, INFANT -- Male child born and died January 27, 1910, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: premature birth. Father: August Helander (b. Finland). Mother: Sanna Hyvary (b. Finland). Informant: John Armanen, Carbonado, Wash. Burial Jan. 28, 1910, Carbonado, Wash.
MATTSON, LOUISE -- Age 42, born in Finland. Died Feb. 3, 1910, Fannie Paddock Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia. Married. Informant: Mr. M.E. Mattson, Wilkeson, Wash. Burial Feb. 6, 1910, Wilkeson, Wash.
MATTSON, AUGUST -- Born July 2, 1865, Finland. Died Feb. 16, 1910, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: hemorrhage into spinal cord; uremia. Married. Millwright. Father: Mathies Berg (b. Sweden). Mother born Finland. Burial at Tacoma, Wash.
HEIKKILA, URHO ARTHUR -- Born April 1, 1910, Washington. Died Feb. 28, 1910, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Father: Frank Heikkila (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah Ojala (b. Finland). Burial March 2, 1910, Carbonado, Wash.
LUSIR, HENRY -- Age 45, born in Finland. Died March 1, 1910, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic valvular heart disease. Laborer. Burial March 8, 1910, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JACOBSON, HANNAH -- Born July 17, 1884, Finland. Died Apr. 6, 1910, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Domestic. Father: Jacob Kull (b. Finland). Mother: Louisa Bonden (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 10, 1910, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
PILTTI, INFANT -- Female child stillborn April 8, 1910, Carbonado, Wash. Father: Charles Piltti (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Jylhä (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 9, 1910, Carbonado, Wash.
STENROSS, JOHN (JNO.) -- Age30, born in Finland. Died Apr. 8, 1910, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Sailor. Father: Antonio Stenross (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 11, 1910, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
CARLSON, MARY -- Age 50, born in Finland. Died Apr. 21, 1910, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (27 days). Usual residence Seattle, Wash. Cause of death: interstitial nephritis with mitral regurgitation. Married.
LINDFORS, JALMAR -- Age 32, born in Finland. Died May 2, 1910, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (8 yrs. 5 mos.). Usual residence King Co., Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Miner. Burial at Hospital Cemetery, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
HIIRONEN, ANDREW WILLIAM -- Born April 8, 1910, Washington. Died May 2, 1910, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: congenital heart disease. Father: Andrew Hiironen (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Sofi (b. Finland). Burial May 2, 1910, Carbonado, Wash.
HILLGREN, LOYD FELIX -- Born June 6, 1909, Tacoma, Wash. Died May 12, 1910, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: acute capillary bronchitis; gastro-intestinal infection. Father: F.S. Hillgren (b. Finland). Mother: Gerda Worgren (b. Finland). Burial May 15, 1910, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LOPPOLA, FRANK -- Born September 5, 1884, Finland. Died May 22, 1910, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: shock following injuries received in accidental dynamite explosion. Single. Coal miner. Father: Isaac Loppola (b. Finland). Informant: Matti William Maki, Carbonado, Wash. Burial May 23, 1910, Carbonado, Wash.
CARLSON, BABY -- Male child stillborn June 7, 1910, Carbonado, Wash. Father: Fred Carlson (b. Finland). Mother: Susie Ransila (b. Finland). Burial June 7, 1910, Carbonado, Wash.
HELANDER, AINAR -- Age 5 mos., born in Carbonado, Wash. Died June 26, 1910, Fannie Paddock Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: inanition. Father: August Helander (b. Finland). Mother: Hyvari (b. Finland). Informant: August Helander, Carbonado, Wash. Burial June 1910, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ALLIN, INFANT -- Female child stillborn August 10, 1910, Harvard Stn., Tacoma, Wash. Father: John Allin (b. Finland). Mother: Hulda Mertanen (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 13, 1910, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
BAYER, ALEX -- Age 30, born in Warsaw, Russia. Died Aug. 17, 1910, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: chronic parenchymatous nephritis; uremia. Single. Musician. Mother and father born in Finland.
NIAMI, JACK -- Age 35, born in Finland. Died Aug. 19, 1910, Alder, Wash. Cause of death: fracture of skull; killed in logging camp; crushed between logs. Married. Logger. Informant: S. Oja, Alder, Wash. Burial Aug. 25, 1910, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ANDERSON, IDA -- Age 40, born in Finland. Died Aug. 28, 1910, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (3 mos.) Cause of death: acute mania with exhaustion. Married. Father born in Sweden; mother born in Finland.
JOHNSON, ANOL S. -- Born January 7, 1910, Buckley, Wash. Died Sept. 1, 1910, Buckley, Wash. Cause of death: dysentery. Father: Victor Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Scherstrom (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 4, 1910, Buckley, Wash.
HELIN, EMMA LOUISA -- Born January 1884, Finland. Died Sept. 30, 1910, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: mitral regurgitation. Married. Father: Saml. Aipola (b. Finland). Mother: Serafiga (b. Finland). Informant: Gust Helin, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Oct. 2, 1910, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
CARLSON, HANNES AXEL -- Born April 18, 1907, Washington. Died Oct. 27, 1910, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Father: Emil Carlson (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 29, 1910, Wilkeson, Wash.
SANDBERG, JACOB ELIEL -- Born March 1879, Finland. Died Nov. 17, 1910, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: fracture of base of skull; fall down coal chute in mine. Married. Miner. Father: John Sandberg (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Jacobson (b. Finland). Informant: Hilda Jackson, Ballard Stn., Seattle, Wash. Burial Nov. 20, 1910, Wilkeson, Wash.
TUOMALA, HEINO -- Born August 23, 1909, Finland. Died Nov. 29, 1910, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia. Father: Victor Tuomala (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Eberhardt (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 30, 1910, Carbonado, Wash.
KAMUNEN, ALFRED JOHN -- Born April 6, 1882, Finland. Died Dec. 12, 1910, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: heart failure. Single. Shoemaker. Father: John Kamunen (b. Finland). Informant: Abo Saario.
LINDHOLM, GUDVIG CATHERINE -- Born November 8, 1902, Norway. Died Dec. 31, 1910, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: diptheria. Father: Otto B. Lindholm (b. Finland). Mother: Saima Haldorsen (b. Norway). Burial Jan. 3, 1911, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.

 

1911

WALL, ROSA -- Age 50, born in Finland. Died Jan. 17, 1911, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (2 yrs.). Usual residence Wahkiakum Co., Wash. Cause of death: senile dementia and exhaustion. Married.
TAKALO, JOHN E. -- Age 32, born in Finland. Died Feb. 8, 1911, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: incased wound of throat, self-inflicted with suicidal intent. Single. Miner. Burial Feb. 11, 1911, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MATSON, SELMA -- Born September 1, 1898, Montana. Died Feb. 22, 1911, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: ptomaine poisoning. Father: Mat Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Louise Tappla (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 24, 1911, Wilkeson, Wash.
JANSON, JOHAN IVAR -- Age 36, born in Finland. Died March 5, 1911, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (1 yr., 9 mos.). Usual residence Jefferson Co., Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Sailor.
ANDERSON, ANDREW -- Age 34, born in Finland. Died March 16, 1911, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (1 yr., 2 wks.). Usual residence Chehalis Co., Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer.
SUNDNESS, GUST -- Age 51, born in Finland. Died Apr. 15, 1911, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: acute nephritis. Widowed. Laborer. Father: Carl H. Sundness (b. Finland). Informant: H.H. Sundness, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Apr. 17, 1911, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HOLT, ISAAC -- Born October 24, 1841, Finland. Died May 25, 1911, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: heart disease and diabetes. Married. Stevedore. Informant: Mrs. Stena Holt, Tacoma, Wash. Burial May 29, 1911, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ERICKSON, ROSA SYLVIA -- Born May 4, 1911, Carbonado, Wash. Died July 10, 1911, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: acute inanition. Father: Andrew Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Helen Koskella (b. Finland). Burial July 12, 1911, Carbonado, Wash.
HILL, JOHN -- Age 33, born in Finland. Died July 13, 1911, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: shock and hemorrhage after crushing of right leg and left foot by railroad train. Lumberman. Burial July 19, 1911, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LANGSEA, PETER -- Age 59, born in Finland. Died Sept. 4, 1911, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: volvulus of intestine. Widowed. Wood turner. Informant: Victor Langsea, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Sept. 7, 1911, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ERICKSON, ERICK -- Age 60 (?), born in Finland. Died Sept. 12, 1911, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: unknown, no suspicious circumstances. Laborer. Burial Sept. 15, 1911, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HOLM, ELMER J.R. -- Born January 4, 1897, Michigan. Died Oct. 9, 1911, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Student. Father: John Holm (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah W. Rosengren (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 12, 1911, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ANTONSEN, ELLEN -- Born May 1908 in Washington. Died Oct. 24, 1911, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Father: Paul Antonsen (b. Norway). Mother: Amanda Bakman (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 27, 1911, Tacoma, Wash.
LAMPPI, JOHN -- Age 50, born in Finland. Died Nov. 13, 1911, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: double pneumonia; osteomyelitis and abscesses. Married. Coal miner. Father: John Lamppi (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 14, 1911, Carbonado, Wash.

 

1912

MARTENSON, ROSE -- Born August 17, 1896, Washington. Died Feb. 6, 1912, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Olympia, Wash. Cause of death: acute mania and exhaustion. School girl. Father: John Martenson (b. Finland). Mother: Greta (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 8, 1912, Masonic Cemetery, Olympia, Wash.
WESTIN, HANNAH -- Born February 16, 1886, Finland. Died Feb. 15, 1912, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (2 yrs. 6 mos. 19 days). Cause of death: laryngeal tuberculosis. Single. Housemaid. Father: J. Westin (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Rank (b. Finland). Informant: Westin, Vancouver, Wash. Burial Feb. 19, 1912, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
RIVEN, VICTORIA -- Born 1879 in Finland. Died Feb. 26, 1912, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Melmont, Wash. Cause of death: septicemia following uterine infection; believe she had a miscarriage (not criminal) about 3 weeks. Married. Father: Jacob Ashway (b. Finland). Mother: Cetla (b. Finland). Informant: Victor Riven. Burial at Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
NIEMEE, JOHN -- Age 45, born in Finland. Died March 7, 1912, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic nephritis; chronic myocarditis. Married. Miner. Burial at Orting, Wash.
HERMAN, CHARLES -- Born June 25, 1890, Washington. Died (found) May 30, 1912, in bay at foot of Starr Street, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound of head; suicidal. Single. Sailor. Father: Charles Herman (b. Finland). Mother: Julia Hanson (b. Norway). Informant: Margaret Herman, Tacoma, Wash. Burial June 1, 1912, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MALM, JOHN -- Age 42, born in Finland. Died June 5, 1912, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; acute dilatation of heart. Single. Day laborer. Burial June 8, 1912, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HARNEY, LYDIA -- Age 26, born in Finland. Died July 4, 1912, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia; bronchiectasis. Married. Informant: Yahn Harney, Tacoma, Wash. Burial July 8, 1912, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MUSTONEN, OLKA -- Born December 18, 1879, Finland. Died Aug. 12, 1912, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: intestinal and pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: ____ Swan (b. Finland). Mother: Olka (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 14, 1912, Wilkeson, Wash.
PUUVI, JOHN -- Age 40, born in Finland. Died Aug. 26, 1912, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Single. Coal miner. Informant: John E. Aeho, Wilkeson, Wash. Burial Aug. 31, 1912, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KRONHOLM, CARL M. -- Born 1844 in Finland. Died Aug. 31, 1912, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Fern Hill, Wash. Cause of death: chronic hypertrophy of spleen; malaria. Single. Farmer. Informant: C.F. Rostedt, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Sept. 3, 1912, Tacoma, Wash.
DROCK, JOHN -- Born 1883 in Finland. Died Sept. 12, 1912, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: pernicious anemia. Single. Laborer. Burial Sept. 16, 1912, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
TORKKA, BRYNOLF -- Born May 26, 1912, Washington. Died Sept. 29, 1912, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: acute capillary bronchitis. Father: Tom Torkka (b. Finland). Mother: Helka Helberg (b. Norway). Burial Sept. 30, 1912, Carbonado, Wash.
ANDERSON, WILLIAM -- Born March 4, 1886, Finland. Died Nov. 21, 1912, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: suffocated in bin of concentrates at Tacoma Smelter; accident caused by slide. Single. Common laborer. Father: Ander Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: Emilien Anderson, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Nov. 25, 1912, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LIND, CHARLES -- Age 71, born in Finland. Died Dec. 28, 1912, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic nephritis; chronic myocarditis. Day laborer. Burial Jan. 2, 1913, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.

 

1913

ERICKSON, ESTER -- Born May 3, 1912, Carbonado, Wash. Died Jan. 3, 1913, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: organic heart lesion; general weakness. Father: Andrew Erickson (b. Finland). Mother: Helena Koskela (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 5, 1913, Carbonado, Wash.
WAHLROS, ALBERT -- Age 32, born in Minnesota. Died Jan. 3, 1913, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (7 yrs. 9 mos. 13 days). Usual residence Jefferson Co., Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer. Father: A.V. Wahlros (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 9, 1913, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash.
HILL, SYLVIA ELAINE -- Born May 20, 1912, Seattle, Wash. Died Jan. 8, 1913, Pierce Co., Wash. Cause of death: acute enteritis. Father: Victor Hill (b. Finland). Mother: Eriika Ranta (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 9, 1913, Orting, Wash.
LIND, CARL -- Age 55, born in Finland. Died Jan. 8, 1913, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: mitral regurgitation. Tailor. Burial Jan. 20, 1913, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
AALTO, JOHN -- Age 32, born in Finland. Died Jan. 18, 1913, Pierce County, Wash. Cause of death: acute alcoholism. Single. Tailor. Informant: Herman Salomon, Wilkeson, Wash. Burial Jan. 19, 1913, Wilkeson, Wash.
JOHNSON, BERNHART HENRY -- Born June 20, 1909, Tacoma, Wash. Died Feb. 3, 1913, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: diptheria. Father: Henry G. Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Jennie Klang (b. Minnesota). Burial Feb. 4, 1913, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JACKSON, YDA KENA -- Born March 16, 1913, Washington. Died Apr. 21, 1913, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: heart failure. Father: Matt Jackson (b. Finland). Mother: Yda Kena (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 23, 1913, Buckley, Wash.
FALLS, JOHN -- Age 50, born in Finland. Died Apr. 23, 1913, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (3 mos. 6 days). Usual residence Chehalis Co., Wash. Cause of death: general paralysis of the insane. Single. Laborer.
WICKS, ANDREW -- Age 47, born in Finland. Died May 5, 1913, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: intestinal nephritis; cirrhosis of liver. Single. Burial May 12, 1913, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JUBELL, ANDREW -- Age 47, born in Finland. Died May 7, 1913, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (14 days). Usual residence Chehalis Co., Wash. Cause of death: manic depressive insanity of the manic type with exhaustion. Married. Laborer. Father: Leander Jubell (b. Finland). Mother: Mary (b. Finland). Burial May 9, 1913, Hoquiam, Wash.
ANDERSON, MAT -- Age 68, born in Finland. Died May 31, 1913, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: mitral regurgitation; chronic myocarditis. Laborer. Burial June 5, 1913, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
BLOOMQUIST, ALEXANDER -- Born 1881 in Finland. Died June 10, 1913, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (10 mos.). Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer. Father: Nels Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Catherina Anderson Nelson (b. Finland).
RANDA, INFANT -- Female child stillborn June 16, 1913, Buckley, Wash. Father: Charles Randa (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Jagolka (b. Norway). Burial June 17, 1913, Buckley, Wash.
TAPPARI, LEONI J. -- Born January 1912, Burnett, Wash. Died June 30, 1913, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia. Father: Jaacob Tappari (b. Finland). Mother: Elin (b. Finland). Burial July 2, 1913, Buckley, Wash.
POPPONI, INFANT -- Male child born March 6, 1913, Washington. Died June 30, 1913, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: pneumonia. Father: Jacob Popponi (b. Finland). Mother: Emma Koppola (b. Finland).
MATSON, PAUL -- Born 1877 in Finland. Died July 10, 1913, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (1 yr. 4 mos. 26 days). Usual residence Seattle, Wash. Cause of death: hanging; suicide. Married. Laborer. Cremation July 12, 1913, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
TORKKO, THOMAS -- Born 1872 in Finland. Died July 10, 1913, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Coal miner. Burial July 11, 1913, Carbonado, Wash.
CARLSON, ANDREW -- Age 30, born in Finland. Died July 22, 1913, Pierce Co., Wash. Cause of death: died on train near Dupont; probably heat exhaustion. Single. Logger. Father: Carl Fredrickson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Informant: Victor Carlson, Tacoma, Wash. Burial July 26, 1913, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KYYRO, ELIAS T. -- Age 47, born in Finland. Died Nov. 5, 1913, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single (?). Laborer. Burial Nov. 14, 1913, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
SALMI, ESTHER -- Born September 26, 1885, Finland. Died Nov. 23, 1913, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: septic pneumonia; puerperal fever. Married. Father: John Myhoja (b. Finland). Informant: Oscar Salmi, Carbonado, Wash. Burial at Carbonado, Wash.
SIVO, LILLIE A. -- Born October 3, 1904, King Co., Wash. Died Dec. 12, 1913, Melmont, Wash. Cause of death: organic heart disease; dropsy. Father: John Sivo (b. Finland). Mother: Silvia Romea (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 14, 1913, Wilkeson, Wash.

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