Andrew Z. Anderson

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Andrew Z. Anderson

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Denmark
Death: Died in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States
Place of Burial: Chippewa Falls, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Hans Anderson and Karen Johansen-Anderson (Sorenson)
Husband of Martha Anderson (Jenson)
Father of Daniel Alvin Anderson; Leo Oscar Anderson and Esther Dorland (Anderson)
Brother of Marie Anderson and Jens Christian Anderson
Half brother of Soren Peterson; Carolyn Peterson; Hans/Jens Christian Peterson and Unknown Johansen or Petersen

Occupation: Teacher and Businessman
Managed by: Private User
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About Andrew Z. Anderson

A. Z. was born in Denmark and came to the United States and Chippewa Falls in 1879 when he was 18 years old. When he first arrived he taught in several surrounding rural schools. He then was employed at the Northern Colony for about six years and in the Shoe Department of the Chippewa Farmers Store for a number of years. After leaving the Farmers Store, he went into the awning business which he operated until he entered the Rutledge home 5 1/2 years before his death. He had also been custodian of the First Presbyterian Church for 15 years.

A.Z. was a devout and faithful member of the First Presbyterian Church, a member of the Knights of Pythias Lodge, a past officer of the S.A.F. Lodge and a past member of the U.C.T.

According the 1910 U.S. Census, Andrew and Martha both immigrated into the United States in 1894. A.Z. was listed as a traveling salesman for a shoe company. Martha is listed as a tailor for ladies goods. Their children were 14, 13, and 12.

According to the 1920 U.S. Census, Andrew immigrated into the United States in 1990. In this census Andrew is listed as a traveling salesman for the electric industry.

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Andrew Z. Anderson's Timeline

1869
July 6, 1869
Denmark
1895
October 2, 1895
Age 26
Bloomer, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States
1897
January 23, 1897
Age 27
Bloomer, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States
1898
March 29, 1898
Age 28
Chippewa Falls, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States
1961
April 16, 1961
Age 91
Chippewa Falls, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States
April 19, 1961
Age 91
Chippewa Falls, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States

The Knights of Pythias held a service the evening of April 18th at the Hogseth-Pederson Funeral Chapel. Funeral services were held at the First Presbyterian Church, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, on Wednesday, April 19th, with the Rev. Allen S. Van Cleve officiating.