Matilda (Olson) Quist

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Matilda Quist (Olson)

Birthplace: Sweden
Death: September 18, 1886 (36-37)
New Sweden, MN, United States (tuberculosis)
Place of Burial: Norseland, Nicollet, MN, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Pehr Peter Olson and Kjersti Olson
Wife of Ola P Quist
Mother of Theodore Eli Quist; Otto Emanuel Quist; Agnes Carolina (Quist) Allerson; Clara Agatha Quist; Edith Mathilda Larson (Quist) and 2 others

Occupation: died at the age of 37
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About Matilda (Olson) Quist

Info from the Quist Family Album by Walter P. Quist June 22, 1941 Stillwater, Mn

per Minnesota Historical Society

Ola P. and Mathilda Olson were married March 23, 1870 in Paxton, Illinois and later moved to New Sweden, Minnesota. Seven children were born to them. They are Eli, Ansel, Otto, Hannah, Agnes, Edith and Clara. Mathilda Olson Quist passed away Sept 18. 1886 at the age of 37. Ola P. Quist remarried July 11, 1897 to Hannah Johnson and to this union one child, Olga, was born. Ola P. passed away March 19, 1888 at the age of 43. Hannah Johnson Quist passed away Jan 9, 1927 at the age of 76.

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Matilda (Olson) Quist's Timeline

October 6, 1879
July 25, 1886
New Sweden, Nicollet County, Minnesota, United States
September 18, 1886
Age 37
New Sweden, MN, United States

Birth: 1849
Death: 1886

Matilda Quist had been caring for her sister who was sick with tuberculosis. She caught it and died shortly after the birth of her daughter, Clara. Mother and daughter were buried together in the same casket.

Family links:
Theodore Eli Quist (1871 - 1887)*
Otto Quist (1875 - 1889)*
Agnes Carolina Quist Allerson (1879 - 1961)*
Clara Quist (1886 - 1886)*

Ola P Quist (1844 - 1888)*

*Point here for explanation

Scandian Grove Cemetery - New
Nicollet County
Minnesota, USA

Created by: A. E. Ness
Record added: Nov 06, 2007