Elizabeth "Liisa" Hernes (Ketelimäki)

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Elizabeth "Liisa" Hernes (Ketelimäki)

Swedish: Elisabeth Henriksdotter Hernes (Ketelimäki), Finnish: Liisa Heikintytär Hernes (Ketelimäki)
Also Known As: "Liisa Hernesniemi", "Liisa Heikintytär Ketelimäki"
Birthplace: Alavus, Finland
Death: January 20, 1954 (80)
Vallejo, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Heikki Jeremiaanpoika Ketelimäki and Maria "Maija" Tuomaantytär Ketelimäki (Kuotesaho)
Wife of Antti "Andrew" Hernesniemi
Mother of William A. "Bill" Hernes; Olga Maria Severe (Hernes); Hilda Elizabeth Bovey (Hernes); Raymond Jacob Hernes; Martha Adele Wagner (Hernes) and 3 others
Sister of Kaisa Heikintytär Haavisto (Ketelimäki); Tuomas Heikinpoika Ketelimäki; Maria Haavisto; Kreeta Justiina Heikintytär Takala; Olga Susanna Heikintytär Ketelimäki and 5 others

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About Elizabeth "Liisa" Hernes (Ketelimäki)

Alavus - rippikirja, 1871-1880 (MKO95-123) > 771: sivu 781: Kronoparken Pohjoiskylän kinkerik. Ketelimäki; SSHY: https://www.sukuhistoria.fi/sshy/sivut/jasenille/paikat.php?bid=792...

Oct. 10, 1873 Jan. 20, 1954

South Lead Cemetery records state that she was born in Finland; late residence - Vallejo, California; died of cerebral hemorrhage; funeral under the direction of the McColley Funeral Home; nearest relative or friend - son Walter Hernes of 403 E. Summit Street in Lead.

[the above information added by Don Toms - THANKS VERY MUCH!!!] Modified by Marianne Ketelimäki March 15th 2020 (Corrected some names).

~~~~~~~~~~ Added 8.24.18:

Elizabeth is the daughter of Heikki Vehkakoski Ketelimäki and Maria Kuotesaho Ketelimäki. She's the sister of at least Kaisa Haavisto, Tuomas Keteli, Maria "Maija" Haavisto, Kreeta Justiina "Reetta" Muilu/Takala, Olga Susanna Ketelimäki, Henrik Fabian (who is listed in Ontario, Canada as Henrik Fabian Henricson), Johannes, Juho Erkki "Eero" Maki/McKay, August "Kusti" and Jaakko. Wife of Andrew and married 8/15/1900 in Calumet, MI (this family info is from Ancestry https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/71102795/person/40...).

According to the 1930 census, she immigrated to MI in 1898.

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Elizabeth "Liisa" Hernes (Ketelimäki)'s Timeline

October 10, 1873
Alavus, Finland
February 28, 1903
Houghton, Houghton County, MI, United States
August 25, 1904
Calumet Township, Houghton County, MI, United States
June 22, 1906
Houghton, Michigan, United States
January 14, 1908
Calumet Township, Houghton County, MI, United States
December 2, 1909
Houghton, Houghton County, MI, United States
July 22, 1911
Lead, Lawrence County, SD, United States
October 20, 1913
Lawrence, South Dakota, United States
February 5, 1916
Houghton, Houghton County, MI, United States
January 20, 1954
Age 80
Vallejo, California, United States