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]


1914

HENDRICKSON, ONI -- Born December 30, 1913, Washington. Died Jan. 26, 1914, South Prairie, Wash. Cause of death: convulsions. Father: Ansel/Oni Hendrickson (b. Finland). Mother: Mary (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 27, 1914, Wilkeson, Wash.
JOHNSON, JOHN -- Age 29, born in Finland. Died Jan. 28, 1914, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (4 yrs. 6 mos. 3 days). Usual residence King Co., Wash. Cause of death: suicide by strangulation. Single. Fisherman. Father: John Buck (b. Finland). Mother: Marie (b. Finland).
CARLSON, ANNA SOPHIA -- Age 33, born in Finland. Died Feb. 2, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: Anders Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: John Carlson, Camp #6, Mallock, Wash. Burial Feb. 5, 1914, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HELIN, CHRISTINA -- Born January 23, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Died Feb. 10, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: inanition; premature birth. Father: Gustaf Helin (b. Finland). Mother: Detria Willeshing (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 12, 1914, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
GUSTAFSON, GUSTAVE -- Age 36, born in Finland. Died Feb. 20, 1914, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Laborer. Father: Skonners (b. Finland). Informant: William Anderson, Seattle, Wash. Burial Feb. 26, 1914, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HAIVALA, IRENE MARION -- Born December 28, 1913, Carbonado, Wash. Died March 14, 1914, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: inanition due to chronic gastritis from birth. Father: John S. Haivala (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Walimaki (b. Wyoming). Burial March 15, 1914, Carbonado, Wash.
JACKSON, VICTOR -- Age 25, born in Finland. Died Apr. 21, 1914, Buckley, Wash. Cause of death: fall from bridge, accidental; alcoholism. Single. Miner. Father: Jack Pertale (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 26, 1914, Wilkeson, Wash.
JOHNSON, SUSIE -- Age 34, born in Finland. Died Apr. 22, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia; appendicitis. Married. Father: Mittila (b. Finland). Informant: John Johnson, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Apr. 25, 1914, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LEIF, PETER J. -- Born February 1, 1866, Finland. Died Apr. 23, 1914, Gravely Lake, Wash. Cause of death: accidental drowning. Married. Carpenter. Father: Jonas Lof (b. Finland). Mother: Helena Forst (b. Finland). Informant: Frank Leif, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Apr. 27, 1914, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
WESTMAN, CHARLEY C. -- Born June 13, 1897, Finland. Died May 14, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic empyema (tubercular); lung abscess; tubercular peritonitis. Student. Father: Alfred Westman (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Clee (b. Finland). Burial May 17, 1914, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
SALMELA, INFANT -- Male child born and died June 25, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: premature birth. Father: Henry Salmela (b. Finland). Mother: Alvina Lindquist (b. Washington). Burial June 26,1914, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
PEARSON, SVEN HAROLD -- Born August 16, 1892, Finland. Died July 5, 1914, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: tubercular meningitis. Single. Blacksmith. Father: N. Pearson (b. Sweden). Mother: Hana Carlson (b. Sweden). Informant: N. Pearson, Puyallup, Wash. Burial July 8, 1914, Puyallup Cemetery, Puyallup, Wash.
LUNDY, LAURA -- Born December 31, 1913, Carbonado, Wash. Died July 24, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: diarrhea and enteritis. Father: J.W. Lundy (b. Finland). Mother: Lampi Hayte (b. Finland). Burial July 26, 1914, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HEIKKILA, THEODORE BENHARDT -- Born July 25, 1912, Washington. Died July 27, 1914, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: convulsions following fright by dog. Father: Frank Heikkila (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah Aila (b. Finland). Burial July 29, 1914, Carbonado, Wash.
ERICKSEN, ELIZABETH -- Born November 16, 1913, Washington. Died August 13, 1914, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: organic heart lesion since birth; malnutrition due to chronic gastritis. Father: Andrew Ericksen (b. Finland). Mother: Helena Koskela (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 14, 1914, Carbonado, Wash.
ERICKSON, MARTIN JOEL -- Age 27, born in Finland. Died Oct. 14, 1914, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: abscess left middle ear; meningitis. Single. Logger. Father: Erick Holger (b. Finland). Informant: E. Rosengren, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Oct. 17, 1914, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, MARY -- Born 1882 in Finland. Died Oct. 15, 1914, South Rainier, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of breast. Married. Mother: Mary Mini (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 17, 1914, Wilkeson, Wash.
ULLMAN, HILMA A. -- Born November 13, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Died Nov. 15, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: isterus. Father: Gustaf Ullman (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Maki (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 16, 1914, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, FRED -- Born April 18, 1913, Washington. Died Nov. 17, 1914, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: acute indigestion; rachitis. Father: Henry Johnson (b. Sweden). Mother: Lizzie Raucks (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 18, 1914, Wilkeson, Wash.
NASS, MYRTLE -- Born September 14, 1911, Milton, Wash. Died Dec. 12, 1914, Milton, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Father: Herman Nass (b. Finland). Mother: Maggie Nygard (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 15, 1914, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LINDHOLM, MARTHA -- Born September 9, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Died Dec. 17, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Father: Wilhelm Lindholm (b. Finland). Mother: Emma Fox (b. California). Burial Dec. 19, 1914, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
BARNES, CHARLES -- Age 55, born in Finland. Died Dec. 28, 1914, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic alcoholism. Single. Miner. Informant: S.H. James, Carbonado, Wash. Burial Dec. 30, 1914, Carbonado, Wash.

 

1915

JOHNSON, OTTO RICKHART -- Born October 30, 1914, Pierce Co., Wash. Died Jan. 21, 1915, South Prairie, Wash. Cause of death: rupture; child was delivered at 2 months or more before right time. Father: Andrew Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Minnie (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 25, 1915, Buckley, Wash.
TULLGREN, INFANT -- Male child stillborn February 1, 1915, Tacoma, Wash. Father: Gustave Tullgren (b. Sweden). Mother: Maria Pyykla (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 2, 1915, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
NASE, ANDREW -- Born 1881 in Finland. Died March 17, 1915, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (1 mo.). Usual residence King Co., Wash. Cause of death: manic depression insanity; manic type with exhaustion. Married. Laborer. Removal March 18, 1915, to Kent, Wash.
JOHNSON, VIENNA ELIZABETH -- Born February 16, 1913, South Prairie, Wash. Died May 13, 1915, Pierce Co., Wash. Cause of death: tubercular spinal meningitis. Father: Andrew Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Minnie Lilbach (b. Finland). Burial May 14, 1915, Buckley, Wash.
JOHNSON, MARIA -- Age 29, born in Finland. Died June 15, 1915, Mt. View Sanitarium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: David Lilback (b. Finland). Informant: L.W. Seeman, Lakeview, Wash. Removal June 16, 1915, to Buckley, Wash.
ULLMAN, ADOLPH -- Age 28, born in Finland. Died June 15, 1915, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound of head; suicide. Married. Lumber handler. Father: John Ullman (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Maxmes (b. Finland). Informant: Ida Ullman, Tacoma, Wash. Burial June 18, 1915, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LASFOLK, HENRY -- Born May 14, 1860, Finland. Died July 4, 1915, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of esophagus. Married. Longshoreman. Father: Joseph Lasfolk (b. Finland). Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Informant: Anna L. Cobb, Tacoma, Wash. Burial July 6, 1915, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ADAMS, ANDREW -- Born July 25, 1864, Finland. Died Aug. 3, 1915, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Millwright. Father: Jacob Adams (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Hanna Adams, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Aug. 5, 1915, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
EKEBON, LINDA ELMA MARIE -- Born August 30, 1896, California. Died Aug. 28, 1915, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: abscess of lung; empyema. Single. Student. Father: John Ekebon (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Lundell (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 1, 1915, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HENDRICKSON, LEE -- Born March 9, 1891, Finland. Died Sept. 17, 1915, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound in head; suicide. Single. Logger. Father: Henry Jacobson (b. Finland). Informant: Ed. Johnson, Shelton, Wash. Burial Sept. 22, 1915, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
EKO, LIZZIE -- Born September 11, 1879, Finland. Died Oct. 9, 1915, Pierce Co. Sanitarium, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: Gust Brast (b. Finland). Informant: Johan Eko, Wilkeson, Wash. Burial Oct. 12, 1915, Wilkeson, Wash.
KALIN, ISAAC -- Age 46, born in Finland. Died Dec. 25, 1915, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: accidental; crushed by train. Married. Cook. Father: Isaac Kalin (b. Finland). Mother: Marie Lingren (b. Finland). Informant: Frank Kalin, Old Tacoma, Wash. Burial Dec. 27, 1915, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, SHIRLEY W. -- Born November 8, 1913, Washington. Died Dec. 26, 1915, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: septic infection of right side of face; streptococcic infection. Father: William Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Amanda Hoffman (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 28, 1915, Woodbine Cemetery, Puyallup, Wash.

 

1916

LINDQUIST, HARRY W. -- Born March 1, 1914, Washington. Died Jan. 15, 1916, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: infantile convulsions. Father: Hans Lindquist (b. Finland). Mother: Hilda Maryaman (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 18, 1916, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HAIVALA, INFANT -- Female child born February 11, 1916, Carbonado, Wash. Died Feb. 12, 1916, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: inanition. Father: John Haivala (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Wallamaki (b. Wyoming). Burial Feb. 14, 1916, Carbonado, Wash.
EVANSON, EMMA -- Born 1889 in Finland. Died March 10, 1916, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (2 mos., 4 days). Usual residence Pacific Co., Wash. Cause of death: manic depression insanity; manic type with exhaustion. Widow. Housemaid. Father: Jakob Hendrickson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Baeta (b. Finland). Burial March 13, 1916, Quest cemetery, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
KOSKI, WILLIAM -- Born 1889 in Finland. Died May 3, 1916, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (4 yrs. 2 mos. 2 days). Usual residence Seattle, Wash. Cause of death: acute myocarditis; pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Laborer. Father: Matt Koski (b. Finland). Mother: Mary S. Heikkila (b. Finland). Burial May 5, 1916, Quest Cemetery, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
OLLILE, ROSIE -- Age 30, born in Finland. Died May 11, 1916, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: streptococci infection. Married. Father: Abraham Kangas (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Peldo (b. Finland). Informant: Henry Ollile, Wilkeson, Wash. Burial May 14, 1916, Wilkeson, Wash.
RINTALA, ERICK -- Born 1882 in Finland. Died May 27, 1916, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: explosion in mine. Married. Miner. Father: Erick Rintala (b. Finland). Mother: Katie (b. Finland). Informant: Matt Lassila, Burnett, Wash. Burial May 30, 1916, Wilkeson, Wash.
BERG, ANNA LOUISA -- Born November 26, 1865, Finland. Died July 1, 1916, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: general carcinomatosis; carcinoma right breast. Married. Father: Anders Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: John Berg, Tacoma, Wash. Burial July 5, 1916, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MATSON, INFANT -- Female child stillborn July 9, 1916, Carbonado, Wash. Father: Matt W. Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Josephine Krappi (b. Finland). Burial July 10, 1916, Carbonado, Wash.
JOHNSON, CHARLES -- Age 74, born in Finland. Died Aug. 5, 1916, Lake Bay, Wash. Usual residence Port Blakely, Wash. Cause of death: senility. Single. Rancher. Informant: Howard E. Wilson, Lake Bay, Wash. Burial Aug. 5, 1916, Tacoma, Wash.
BIETTI, CHARLIE -- Age 12, born in Carbonado, Wash. Died Aug. 9, 1916, Mtn. View Sanatorium, Lakeview, Wash. Usual residence Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Father: Charles P. Bietti (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Ylha (b. Finland). Burial at Carbonado, Wash.
HILLGREN, GERDA -- Born August 25, 1880, Finland. Died Oct. 9, 1916, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Puyallup, Wash. Cause of death: eclampsia; childbirth. Married. Father: Alexander Wohgren (b. Finland). Mother: Charlotta Oberg (b. Finland). Informant: F.S. Hillgren, Puyallup, Wash. Burial Oct. 15, 1916, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
CREST, CARL NORMAN -- Born February 3, 1916, Washington. Died Oct. 13, 1916, Midland District near Johnsons Crossing. Cause of death: congestion of lungs. Father: Joseph Crest (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Cronquist (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 16, 1916, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MATTSON, INFANT -- Male child stillborn Oct. 30, 1916, Carbonado, Wash. Father: John Mattson (b. Finland). Mother: Susie Maki (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 30, 1916, Carbonado, Wash.
MIKKILA, JACK -- Age about 40, born in Finland. Died Dec. 24, 1916, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: fractured skull; accidental fall in New York Hotel. Single. Logger. Father: John Mikkila (b. Finland). Mother: Kreeta Wiita (b. Finland). Informant: Susie Mikkila, Seattle, Wash. Burial Dec. 28, 1916, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.

 

1917

FREEMAN, ALBIN A. -- Born August 15, 1899, Massachusetts. Died Feb. 7, 1917, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: accident; crushed in auto wreck. Single. Grocery clerk. Father: O.E. Freeman (b. Finland). Mother: Olga Johnson (b. Finland). Informant: Elida Freeman, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Feb. 12, 1917, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
CARLSON, DANIEL -- Born November 13, 1876, Finland. Died Feb. 14, 1917, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: septicemia following wound of hand; hypostatic pneumonia. Married. Carpenter. Father: Carl Danielson (b. Finland). Informant: Ida Carlson, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Feb. 16, 1917, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HOLMES, JOHN EDWARD -- Born September 18, 1911, Tacoma, Wash. Died March 5, 1917, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: tubercular peritonitis. Father: John E. Holmes (b. Finland). Mother: Lena Bjerkness (b. Norway). Burial March 8, 1917, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KANGAS, MATT -- Born 1856 in Finland. Died March 19, 1917, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (3 days). Usual residence Pacific Co., Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Fisherman. Father: Andrew Kangas (b. Finland). Mother: Freda (b. Finland). Removal to South Bend, Wash.
WILLIAMSON, WILHO W. -- Born October 1, 1916, Wilkeson, Wash. Died March 28, 1917, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: capillary bronchitis; measles. Father: Aro Williamson (b. Finland). Mother: Lydia Maki (b. Finland). Burial March 30, 1917, Wilkeson, Wash.
GRANBERG, MARY -- Born January 1, 1845, Finland. Died Apr. 5, 1917, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cholelithiasis; stone in the common duct; gall bladder disease and diabetes. Married. Father: Abraham Ohls (b. Finland). Informant: J.G. Granberg, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Apr. 9, 1917, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, INFANT -- Male child born and died April 25, 1917, Milton, Wash. Father: Victor Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Anderson (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 26, 1917, Milton, Wash.
ERICKSON, WILLIAM -- Born August 27, 1877, Finland. Died Apr. 28, 1917, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Atlin, B.C., Canada. Cause of death: tuberculosis of kidney and lungs. Single. Miner. Father: Erick Stenbacka (b. Finland). Mother: Maria Gustafson (b. Finland). Burial May 1, 1917, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
WINSTROM, THEODORE -- Born October 6, 1913, Washington. Died May 9, 1917, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: aortic insufficiency. Father: Charles Winstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Amelia Kaino (b. Finland). Burial at Carbonado, Wash.
BURCK, JOHN -- Born June 24, 1887, Finland. Died May 11, 1917, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Longshoreman. Father: John Burck (b. Finland). Mother: Mary (b. Finland). No burial data given.
THORSEN, BJORNE EDWARD -- Born May 9, 1917, Tacoma, Wash. Died May 28, 1917, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: meningitis; spina bifida (myelomeningitis). Father: Tom Thorsen (b. Norway). Mother: Regena Swenn (b. Finland). Burial May 29, 1917, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
SATO, GUS -- Age 38, born in Finland. Died June 18, 1917, Pierce Co., Wash. Cause of death: accidental; struck by line while working as loader; head about severed. Single. Logger. Mother: Ida (b. Finland). Informant: Fred Arole, Seattle, Wash. Burial June 20, 1917, Orting, Wash.
MATSON, BENHART URHO -- Born November 6, 1904, Massachusetts. Died Sept. 9, 1917, South Prairie, Wash. Cause of death: endocarditis from acute inflammatory rheumatism. School child. Father: Leo Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Gustava Jarvela (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 10, 1917, Buckley, Wash.
FLINK, JOHN A. -- Born 1852 in Finland. Died Sept. 17, 1917, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (6 yrs.). Usual residence Pacific Co., Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage. Single. Laborer. Removal to Ilwaco, Wash.
KANKKONEN, OSCAR -- Born September 3, 1895, Finland. Died Oct. 3, 1917, Morristown, Wash. Cause of death: accident caused by falling down a ____ and being covered with about 30 tons of coal. Single. Coal miner. Father: Matt Kankkonen (b. Finland). Informant: Otto Matala, Burnett, Wash. Burial Oct. 7, 1917, Buckley, Wash.
WICKMAN, MYRTLE -- Born November 10, 1917, Washington. Died Dec. 3, 1917, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: capillary bronchitis. Father: Edwin Wickman (b. Finland). Mother: Selma Sjoblom (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 4, 1917, K. of P. Cemetery, Wilkeson, Wash.
NORDSTROM, JOHN E. -- Born June 24, 1847, Finland. Died Dec. 8, 1917, Pierce County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic myocarditis; acute bronchitis. Widowed. Sailor, retired 2 years. Informant: Mrs. Edith Nordstrom, Milton, Wash. Burial Dec. 17, 1917, Gig Harbor, Wash.
JONSSON, BOB -- Born March 1885 (age 32 yrs. 5 mos. 23 days) in Finland. Died Dec. 15, 1917, Orting, Wash. Cause of death: probably alcoholism and acute peritonitis. Single. Laborer. Burial Dec. 22, 1917, Orting, Wash.
ANDERSON, MARTHA -- Born March 22, 1894, Finland. Died Dec. 20, 1917, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: septic pneumonia; pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: Gus Norman (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Monna (b. Finland). Informant: Emil Anderson, Burnett, Wash. Burial Dec. 23, 1917, Buckley, Wash.

 

1918

POLLARI, CHARLES -- Born 1887 in Finland. Died Jan. 2, 1918, Camp Lewis, Dupont, Wash. Cause of death: suicide by cutting throat. Single. Private Co. E, 361st Infantry, U.S. Army. Removal Jan. 3, 1918, to Ilwaco, Wash.
ROBERTSON, AXEL -- Age 24, born in Finland. Died Jan. 16,1918, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: fracture of skull; brain injury. Single. Coal miner. Father: John Robertson (b. Finland). Mother: Marya Hourula (b. Finland). Informant: Gust Robertson, Burnett, Wash. Burial Jan. 20, 1918, Carbonado, Wash.
CARLSON, EMIL -- Born December 11, 1861, Finland. Died Jan. 24, 1918, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: chronic bronchitis. Married. Coal miner. Father: Gust Carlson (b. Finland). Mother: ___ Hendricker (b. Finland). Informant: Ed Carlson, Wilkeson, Wash. Burial Jan. 26, 1918, Wilkeson, Wash.
SCHOUW, EMMA LOUISE -- Born June 11, 1876, Finland. Died Feb. 6, 1918, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Informant: Peter Schouw, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Feb. 9, 1918, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HANSEN, MATT -- Age 73, born in Finland. Died March 6, 1918, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic endocarditis. Farmer. Burial March 13, 1918, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LUOTO, PHILIP -- Born May 26, 1874, Finland. Died March 7, 1918, Northern Pacific Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death; cerebral hemorrhage. Married. Carpenter. Mother: Anna (b. Finland). Burial March 9, 1918, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HUHTALA, INA -- Born 1874 in Finland. Died March 18, 1918, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: puerperal hemorrhage (placenta previa centralis); shock. Married. Father: John Sappola (b. Finland). Informant: William Huhtala, So. Prairie, Wash. Burial March 20, 1918, Buckley, Wash.
HUHTALA, INFANT -- Female child stillborn March 18, 1918, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Father: William Huhtala (b. Finland). Mother: Ina Sappola (b. Finland). Informant: William Huhtala, So. Prairie, Wash. Burial March 20, 1918, Buckley, Wash.
LAURILLA, ESTHER -- Born December 24, 1894, Washington. Died March 20, 1918, Lakeview Sanitorium, Lakeview, Wash. Usual residence Independence, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; tubercular meningitis. Married. Father: Joseph Hakvist (b. Finland). Mother: Amelia Auya (b. Finland). Burial March 23, 1918, Independence, Wash.
ASTERHOLM, WILHELM -- Born October 8, 1874, Finland. Died Apr. 6, 1918, Mt. View Sanitarium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Carpenter. Father: Wm. Asterholm (b. Finland). Mother: Mona (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 8, 1918, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KRONQUIST, ANNA -- Born 1879 in Finland. Died Apr. 7, 1918, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: abscess of liver due to empyema of gall bladder with gallstones. Married. Father: Anderson (b. Finland). Informant: John Kronquist, Auburn, Wash. Burial Apr. 9, 1918, Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Wash.
NYLUND, INFANT -- Female child stillborn April 28, 1918, Tacoma, Wash. Father: Lee Nylund (b. Finland). Mother: Irene Bonn (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 30, 1918, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
BERGMAN, MARY -- Born 1881 in Finland. Died Apr. 29, 1918, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (2 days). Usual residence Seattle, Wash. Cause of death: exhaustion; psychosis; collapse deliriums. Married. Burial Apr. 30, 1918, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, ANDY -- Born 1872 in Finland. Died May 10, 1918, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (1 mo. 8 days). Usual residence Thurston Co., Wash. Cause of death: suicide by cutting throat with pocket knife. Married. Farmer. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Greta (b. Finland). Burial May 11, 1918, Rochester, Wash.
LEISTROM/LILLIESTROM, GUS -- Born January 31, 1883, Finland. Died June 5, 1918, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia. Longshoreman. Father: G. Leistrom (b. Finland). Mother: Ida Graham (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Heiberg, Tacoma, Wash. Burial June 10, 1918, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, WILLIAM -- Born April 14, 1889, Finland. Died June 10, 1918, Eatonville, Wash. Cause of death: accidentally run over by logging train. Married. Brakeman on logging train. Father: John E. Mars (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. A. Johnson, Eatonville, Wash. Burial June 13, 1918, Puyallup, Wash.
MATTSON, SWAN A. -- Age 30, born in Finland. Died June 11, 1918, base hospital, Camp Lewis, Wash. Cause of death: edema and softening of brain; syphilis. Private, U.S. Army. Removal June 13, 1918, to Negaunee, Michigan.
HOLM, JOHN -- Born March 14,1841, Finland. Died Aug. 23, 1918, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: senile debility. Widower. Retired laborer. Informant: J.H. Holmes, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Aug. 25, 1918, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
SIPPOLA, JACOB -- Born January 13, 1872, Finland. Died Aug. 28, 1918, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: accidental explosion of gas in coal mine; burns. Married. Miner. Father: John Sippola (b. Finland). Mother: Gustine Cooper (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Jacob Sippola, Burnett, Wash. Burial Sept. 1, 1918, Buckley, Wash.
MAKELA, CHARLES -- Born December 19, 1881, Finland. Died Aug. 28, 1918, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: accidental explosion of gas in coal mine; burns and shock. Married. Miner. Father: Charles Makela (b. Finland). Mother: Vincente Bintly (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Charles Makela, Burnett, Wash. Burial Sept. 1, 1918, Buckley, Wash.
MAKELA, OTTO -- Born August 10, 1886, Finland. Died Aug. 28, 1918, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: accidental explosion of gas in coal mine; burns. Married. Miner. Father: Charles Makela (b. Finland). Mother: Vinceto Bentley (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Otto Makela, Burnett, Wash. Burial Sept. 1, 1918, Buckley, Wash.
JOHNSON, WILLIAM -- Born December 3, 1876, Finland. Died Aug. 28, 1918, Burnett, Wash. Cause of death: accidental explosion of gas in coal mine; burns and shock. Married. Miner. Father: John Johnson (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Johnson (b. Finland). Informant: Charles Johnson, Burnett, Wash. Burial Sept. 1, 1918, Buckley, Wash.
POUT, ISAAC -- Born December 10, 1868, Finland. Died Aug. 30, 1918, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Married. Miner. Father: John Pout (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Oleer (b. Finland). Informant: Hanna Pout, So. Prairie, Wash. Burial Sept. 2, 1918, So. Prairie, Wash.
CARLSON, INFANT -- Male child stillborn October 5, 1918, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Father: Ben Carlson (b. Finland). Mother: Wendla Beckman (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 7, 1918, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ITALAUMA, JOHN W. -- Age 32, born in Finland. Died Oct. 6, 1918, base hospital, Camp Lewis, Wash. Cause of death: bilateral bronchial pneumonia. Married. Soldier, U.S. Army. Cremation Oct. 10, 1918, Tacoma, Wash.
TIMANSON, LEANDER -- Born 1872 in Finland. Died Oct. 15, 1918, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (16 yrs.). Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Carpenter. Burial Oct. 18, 1918, hospital cemetery, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
SIVEN, CARL -- Born August 13, 1878, Finland. Died Oct. 17, 1918, near Milton, Wash. Cause of death: probably influenza and pneumonia. Married. Shipyard worker. Informant: K.V. Niemela, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Oct. 21, 1918, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
STONE, JOHN -- Born June 11, 1892, Vasa, Finland. Died Oct. 20, 1918, base hospital, Camp Lewis, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Single. Soldier, U.S. Army. Burial Oct. 23, 1918, Everett, Wash.
AHLGREN, WILHELM E. -- Born March 17, 1894, Finland. Died Oct. 25, 1918, base hospital, Camp Lewis, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia. Single. Soldier, U.S. Army. Burial Oct. 29, 1918, Salem, Oregon.
LUND, CARRIE -- Born 1844 in Finland. Died Nov. 4, 1918, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (23 yrs.). Usual residence Riverside, Wash. Cause of death: arteriosclerosis; senile dementia. Married. Burial Nov. 8, 1918, hospital cemetery, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
HENDRIXSON, HARRY -- Born March 31, 1903, British Columbia, Canada. Died Nov. 5, 1918, Northern Pacific Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: run over by railroad cars in Burnett, Wash.; shock. Single. Student. Father: John Hendrixson (b. Finland). Mother: Katie Kotalo (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 6, 1918, Wilkeson, Wash.
KRANSI, JOHN -- Born 1873 in Finland. Died Nov. 13, 1918, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (3 yrs. 3 days). Usual residence Rosburg, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; influenza. Single. Laborer. Father: Isaac W. Kransi (b. Finland). Mother: Iwato Brato (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 16, 1918, hospital cemetery, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
ROSTEDT, CHARLES FREDERICK -- Born February 10, 1857, Finland. Died Nov. 15, 1918, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: apoplexy following a severe attack of asthma. Married. Proprietor, Fern Hill Lumber Co. Father: Charles Rostedt (b. Finland). Informant: Roy V. Rostedt, Tacoma, Wash. Entombed Nov. 20, 1918, Tacoma, Wash.
KERREN, ANNIE -- Born 1884 in Washington. Died Nov. 21, 1918, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. (5 yrs.). Usual residence Brush Prairie, Wash. Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia; epilepsy. Married. Father and mother born in Finland. Burial Nov. 23, 1918, hospital cemetery, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
NYLANDS, SAMUEL -- Born June 19, 1858, Finland. Died Dec. 8, 1918, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: endocarditis; rheumatism. Married. Laborer. Burial Dec. 14, 1918, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
PALO, WAINO HELMER -- Born January 17, 1896, Minnesota. Died Dec. 8, 1918, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: mitral insufficiency. Single. Timekeeper, Todd Shipyard. Father: John B. Palo (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Rautio (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 11, 1918, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, INFANT -- Male child stillborn December 12, 1918, Tacoma, Wash. Very difficult instrumental delivery -- head injury; stillbirth. Father: Ludwig Johnson (b. Norway). Mother: Hanna Lofholm (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 19, 1918, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MATSON, MATT -- Born March 25, 1876, Finland. Died Dec. 17, 1918, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; intestinal tuberculosis. Widowed. Coal miner. Informant: Jennie Matson, Carbonado, Wash. Burial Dec. 20, 1918, Wilkeson K. of P. Cemetery, Wilkeson, Wash.
REINE, HENRY -- Born July 4, 1855, Finland. Died Dec. 20, 1918, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic interstitial nephritis. Single. Laborer. Father: Gust Reine (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 30, 1918, Sumner, Wash.
MATSON, WILLIAM -- Age 27, born in Finland. Died Dec. 25, 1918, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Enumclaw, Wash. Cause of death: influenza and pneumonia. Single. Worked for White Lumber Co. (Burial information not given.)
ANDERSON, JOHN -- Born August 28, 1891, Finland. Died Dec. 29, 1918, Mt. View Cemetery, Lakeview, Wash. Usual residence Elma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Logger. Father: Andrew Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Hannah Johnson (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Ellen Anderson, Elma, Wash. Burial Dec. 30, 1918, Elma, Wash.

 

1919

RUNK, ARNIO -- Born May 11, 1911, Blaine, Wash. Died Jan. 1, 1919, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: drowned in pond near shops. Student. Father: Oscar Runk (b. Finland). Mother: Vrill Torpa (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 4, 1919, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KOSKY, JOHN EMIL -- Born December 26, 1895, Washington. Died Jan. 19, 1919, Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: lobar pneumonia and influenza. Single. Coal miner. Father: Johan Kosky (b. Finland). Mother: Katrina Wuokala (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 25, 1919, Carbonado, Wash.
JOHNSON, OSCAR -- Age 33, born in Finland. Died Feb. 11, 1919, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: gunshot wound of head; homicide. Laborer. Burial Feb. 15, 1919, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
AHLSKOG, MATILDA OLEVIA -- Born May 24, 1893, Finland. Died Feb. 22, 1919, Milton, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Housemaid. Father: Gustave Ahlskog (b. Finland). Mother: Maria Snull (b. Finland). Informant: Edw. Ahlskog, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Feb. 27, 1919, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
GOTHLIN, SELMA -- Born February 23, 1878, Finland. Died March 1, 1919, Pierce County Sanitarium, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Wife of C.E. Gothlin. Father: Eric Sandstrom (b. Finland). Mother: Kathrina Hendrickson (b. Finland). Burial March 4, 1919, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
WICKLUND, WILLIAM -- Born May 29, 1886, Finland. Died March 2, 1919, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; patient was treated by Christian Science. Single. Fisherman. Father: Matt Wicklund (b. Finland). Mother: Katherine Carlson (b. Finland). Informant: Jack Carlson, Tacoma, Wash. Burial March 4, 1919, Mountain View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ANDERSON, MARY -- Born August 1830, Sweden. Died March 12, 1919, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage; senility. Widow. Father: Daniel Lenglan (b. Sweden). Mother: Sarah Eckman (b. Finland). Burial March 15, 1919, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
GUSTAFSON, GUSTAF -- Born September 16, 1885, Finland. Died March 23, 1919, Pierce County Sanitarium, Lakeview, Wash. Usual residence Milton, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Laborer. Father: Gustaf Gustafson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Johnson (b. Finland). Burial March 27, 1919, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ROOSEVELT, JOHN -- Born December 17, 1865, Finland. Died March 28, 1919, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Gig Harbor, Wash. Cause of death: cancer of right eye and orbital cavity. Single. Carpenter. Father: John Roosevelt (b. Finland). Mother: Johanna Yensen (b. Finland). Burial March 31, 1919, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MATSON, WAYNE -- Born September 20, 1898, Massachusetts. Died Apr. 12, 1919, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence So. Prairie, Wash. Cause of death: fractured skull; struck by falling tree in logging camp. Single. Logger, Camp No. 5 of Paul & Tacoma Lumber Co. Father: Leo Matson (b. Finland). Mother: Anna G. Javila (b. Finland). Informant: Leo Matson, So. Prairie, Wash. Burial Apr. 15, 1919, Buckley Cemetery, Buckley, Wash.
FREDRICKSON, HELEN EVA SOPHIA -- Born April 13, 1916, Washington. Died Jan. 8, 1919, Milton, Wash. Cause of death: acute bronchial pneumonia. Father: Carl Fredrickson (b. Sweden). Mother: Anna Anderson (b. Finland). Burial Jan. 11, 1919, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, MINNIE -- Born 1876 in Finland. Died Apr. 19, 1919, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. (3 mos., 7 days). Cause of death: inanition and malnutrition; exhaustion from acute mania; manic depressive insanity. Married. Burial Apr. 21, 1919, Tacoma, Wash.
KARI, WALTER -- Born May 10, 1892, Finland. Died May 30, 1919, Fairfax, Wash. Cause of death: struck by falling tree; instantly killed; fracture at base of brain. Married. High-climber, logging. Father: Jacob Kari (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Sillanpaa (b. Finland). Informant: George Kari, Hoquiam, Wash. Burial at Hoquiam, Wash.
SWANSON, RUDOLPH -- Born March 8, 1888, Finland. Died June 5, 1919, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Johnson Crossing, Pierce Co. Cause of death: intestinal obstruction due to adhesions from abdominal injuries received 4 years ago. Single. Farmer. Father: Sven Erickson (b. Finland). Informant: Erik, Tacoma, Wash. Burial June 10, 1919, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
JOHNSON, HELEN G. -- Born February 14, 1883, Finland. Died June 16, 1919, Mountain View Sanitarium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: Jacob Jylha (b. Finland). Informant: Emil Johnson, Lakeview, Wash. Burial June 18, 1919, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
MANTYNEN, ONNI -- Born January 17, 1879, Finland. Died June 22, 1919, Pierce County Sanitarium, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Laborer. Father: Mat Mantynen (b. Finland). Mother: Minnie Mackey (b. Finland). Burial June 25, 1919, Buckley, Wash.
CLOO, ANDREW -- Born June 17, 1881, Finland. Died July 23, 1919, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; influenza. Single. Band sawyer, Todds. Father: Gustaf Cloo (b. Finland). Mother: Ulrika (b. Finland). Informant: Maria Westman, Tacoma, Wash. Burial July 26, 1919, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
O'JALLA, WALTER -- Born August 7, 1902, Montana. Died Sept. 14, 1919, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: injury caused by crushing; run over by mine car; amputation preceded death. Single. Miner. Father: Oscar O'Jalla (b. Finland). Mother: Amanda Kasalla (b. Finland). Burial at Carbonado, Wash.
HENRICKSON, AUGUST -- Born January 26, 1842, Sweden. Died Aug. 13, 1919, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: shock and internal hemorrhage due to accident (struck by train); compound fracture of right tibia; fracture of right and left arms, etc. Widower. Farmer. Informant: Joseph Henrickson, Roy, Wash. Burial Aug. 19, 1919, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
NELSON, EDITH -- Age 37, born in Finland. Died Aug. 31, 1919, Western Washington Hospital, Fort Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: dementia praecox paranoia. Single. Housemaid. Removal Aug. 31, 1919, to Seattle, Wash.
AHNGER, ALEXANDER -- Born December 13, 1880, Finland. Died Oct. 22, 1919, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Laborer, Seaborn Shipyards. Father: Charles Ahnger (b. Finland). Mother: Olga Ingman (b. Finland). Informant: Anna T. Phillips, R.N., Lakeview, Wash. Burial Oct. 27, 1919, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
WILLIAMSON, ALMA -- Born February 3, 1918, Washington. Died Nov. 7, 1919, Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: capillary bronchitis; chronic gastric enteritis. Father: Aro Williamson (b. Finland). Mother: Selma Mickie (b. Finland). Burial Nov. 9, 1919, K. of P. Cemetery, Wilkeson, Wash.
MATTISON, FRED J. -- Born July 15, 1888, Washington. Died Nov. 13, 1919, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence, Astoria, Ore. Cause of death: tuberculosis of kidney (one tubercular kidney removed 16 months ago). Single. Laborer. Father: Mathis Matttison (b. Norway). Mother: Maria Pietulla (b. Finland). Informant: E.I. Mattison, Lewis, Wash. Removal Nov. 13, 1919, to Astoria, Ore.
HENDILA, JOHN -- Age about 64, born in Finland. Died Nov. 14, 1919, Fairfax, Wash. Cause of death: crushed by falling tree; killed instantly. Single. Swamper for logging company. Burial Nov. 20, 1919, Wilkeson, Wash.
NIEMI, JACK -- Age 33, born in Finland. Died Dec. 6, 1919, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: appendicitis; peritonitis. Single. Mill laborer, Pacific States Lumber Co. Informant: John Palo, Tacoma, Wash. Burial at Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
STRANDELL, LEANDER -- Born November 28, 1851, Finland. Died Dec. 26, 1919, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: paralysis and fall caused by paralysis. Married. Mill laborer (retired 8 years). Father: Jacob Strandell (b. Finland). Informant: Mrs. Tekla Haram, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Dec. 30, 1919, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.

 

1920

JUSSILA, ELIZA -- Born August 10, 1881, Finland. Died Jan. 2, 1920, Mt. View Sanitorium, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: chronic pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Father: Matti Jemila (b. Finland). Mother: Marie (b. Finland). Removal Jan. 3, 1920, to Chehalis, Wash.
WICKMAN, ROBERT -- Born December 6, 1919, Tacoma, Wash. Died Feb. 3, 1920, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: gastro-enteritis. Father: Edwin Wickman (b. Finland). Mother: Selma Sjoblom (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 4, 1920, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
WILLIAMSON, ARO -- Born September 10, 1884, Finland. Died Feb. 10, 1920, Mt. View Sanitorium, Lakeview, Wash. Usual residence Wilkeson, Wash. Cause of death: chronic pulmonary tuberculosis. Married. Miner. Father: David Williamson (b. Finland). Mother: Lizzie (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 12, 1920, Wilkeson, Wash.
KOUKKARI, JOHN -- Born 1876 in Finland. Died Feb. 18, 1920, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. Cause of death: general paralysis insane; convulsion-paretic. Husband of Kate. Laborer, lumber company. Father: John Koukkari (b. Finland). Burial Feb. 19, 1920, Hoquiam, Wash.
NELSON, SELMA -- Born May 13, 1886, Finland. Died Feb. 22, 1920, Northern Pacific Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: influenza. Wife of Olaf Nelson. Waitress, N.P. Ry. Co., Tacoma Depot. Father: Charles Matson (b. Finland). Removal to Gladstone, Mich.
MAKI, MARY -- Born December 24, 1895, B.C., Canada. Died March 6, 1920, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Usual residence Carbonado, Wash. Cause of death: influenza. Single. Father: Nestor Maki (b. Finland). Mother: Susan Walimaki (b. Finland). Informant: Mat Maki, Seattle, Wash. Burial March 8, 1920, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
HELINE, CARL J. -- Born 1895 in Finland. Died March 10, 1920, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; empyema. Single. Logger. Father: John Helin (b. Finland). Mother: Lydia Nyman (b. Finland). Burial March 16, 1920, Western Washington Hospital Cemetery, Ft.Steilacoom, Wash.
THORSBERG, MATHIAS -- Born August 4, 1848, Finland. Died March 11, 1920, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: carcinoma of stomach. Husband of Margaret. Laborer, Danaher Mill Co. Father: M. Thorsberg (b. Finland). Mother: Margaret Guss (b. Finland). Burial March 13, 1920, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
EKEBOM, EDWARD ALBERT -- Born June 24, 1902, Tacoma, Wash. Died March 17, 1920, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis (treated by faith cure). Single. Bookkeeper, chocolate shop. Father: John A. Ekebom (b. Finland). Mother: Anna Dundell (b. Finland). Burial March 19, 1920, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LARSON, JOHN -- Born 1875 in Finland. Died Apr. 4, 1920, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Hoquiam, Wash. Cause of death: post-apoplectic psychosis. Married. Laborer. Father: Laury Larson (b. Finland). Burial Apr. 10, 1920, Western Washington Hospital Cemetery, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
NYLANDER, CARL W. -- Born September 17, 1884, Eatonville, Wash. Died May 2, 1920, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Divorced. Druggist. Father: Pete Nylander (b. Sweden). Mother: Annie Bloomquist (b. Finland). Burial May 5, 1920, Mt. View Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KAYANDER, VICTOR -- Born 1881 in Finland. Died May 18, 1920, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Colby, Wash. Cause of death: general paralysis; insane. Husband of Tina. Farmer. Burial May 19, 1920, Western Washington Hospital Cemetery, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
HILL, THOMAS D. -- Born January 13, 1882, Finland. Died June 18, 1920, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: suicide; incised wound of throat, pocket knife. Husband of Hilma. Laborer, Sperry Flouring Mills. Father: Thomas Hill (b. Finland). Burial June 23, 1920, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
KAINO, EMIL -- Born January 29, 1883, Finland. Died June 26, 1920, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: tertiary syphilis. Single. Sailor. Father: Elias Kaino (b. Finland). Mother: Augusta Airakinen (b. Finland). Burial June 30, 1920, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
STEVENSON, AUGUST -- Born 1842 in Finland. Died June 27, 1920, Western Washington Hospital, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash. Usual residence Brush Prairie, Wash. Cause of death: senile psychosis with exhaustion. Husband of Hilda. Farmer. Father: Stephen Antilla (b. Finland). Mother: Mary Stever (b. Finland). Burial June 29, 1920, Western Washington Hospital Cemetery, Ft. Steilacoom, Wash.
WELLS, ELSIE S. -- Born May 5, 1892, Wasa, Finland. Died July 1, 1920, Lakeview, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Wife of Chipman Wells. Father: Isaac Swenn (b. Finland). Burial July 3, 1920, Mt. View Cemetery, Lakeview, Wash.
BOMAN, AUGUST -- Born December 10, 1839, Finland. Died July 8, 1920, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: chronic interstitial nephritis; chronic myocarditis; arteriosclerosis. Husband of Minnie. Laborer. Father: Andrew Boman (b. Finland). Mother: Annie Marie Matraus (b. Finland). Informant: John A. Boman, Tacoma, Wash. Burial July 10, 1920, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
CARLSON, JOHN IVER -- Born August 18, 1918, Washington. Died Aug. 13, 1920, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: intestinal toxemia. Father: John E. Carlson (b. Michigan). Mother: Thilda Erickson (b. Finland). Burial Aug. 18, 1920, Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
ANDERSON, WILLIAM -- Born July 20, 1874, Finland. Died Aug. 19, 1920, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: appendicitis. Husband of Lena. Fireman, City of Tacoma. Father: Andrew Anderson (b. Finland). Mother: Sophia Durr (b. Finland). Informant: Bert Anderson, Tacoma, Wash. Burial Aug. 23, 1920, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LAKIE, EINO -- Born September 25, 1920, Washington. Died Sept. 27, 1920, Buckley, Wash. Cause of death: premature delivery; inanition. Father: Matt Lakie (b. Finland). Mother: Elizabeth Make (b. Finland). Burial Sept. 28, 1920, Buckley, Wash.
ANDERSON, HAROLD WILLIAM -- Born October 8, 1920, Tacoma, Wash. Died Oct. 11, 1920, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: high fever 2 days. Father: Eberg A. Anderson (b. Norway). Mother: Emelia (b. Finland). Burial Oct. 12, 1920, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
LITTO, ABRAM -- Age 70, born in Finland. Died Oct. 14, 1920, County Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: uremia; chronic parenchymatous nephritis; chronic myocarditis. Laborer. Burial Oct. 26, 1920, County Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
BACKMAN, ANDREW -- Age 70, born in Finland. Died Nov. 8, 1920, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: acute dilatation of heart due to chronic myocarditis. Single. Carpenter. Burial at Rochester, Wash.
OLLIE, ANNA -- Born August 12, 1884, Finland. Died Nov. 30, 1920, St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: intestinal obstruction following operation for salpingitis. Wife of Jacob Ollie. Father: Peter Niemi (b. Finland). Mother: Freda Hummonen (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 4, 1920, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
WESTIN, JOHN AUGUST -- Born May 5, 1902, Tacoma, Wash. Died Dec. 15, 1920, Tacoma, Wash. Cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis. Single. Electrical worker, Tacoma Electric Co. Father: John Westin (b. Sweden). Mother: Helen Burg (b. Finland). Burial Dec. 18, 1920, Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.

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