Sumner Ervin Anderson

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Sumner Ervin Anderson

Birthdate: (43)
Birthplace: Robbinston, Washington, Maine, United States
Death: 1916 (42)
Albany, Minnesota, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Dagen Anderson, Sr. and Charlotte E Anderson
Husband of Martha Josephine Anderson
Father of Harold Anderson
Brother of Thomas Dagen Anderson, Jr.; Oscar Anderson; Blanche Anderson; Fred Anderson; Charles Anderson and 2 others

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About Sumner Ervin Anderson

Born profoundly deaf. In the 1880 census of Anoka City, Anoka, MN he is listed as Sumner I. Anderson, seven years old. He receive a letter from his mother Charlotte(Sattie?) from Anoka Oct. 31 1886, which I, Paul, have a copy talking about life on the farm. According to wedding anouncement he went to school in just Faribault. Attended school for the deaf in Winnipeg and later inFaribault, MN where he met Martha. He moved to Cove a couple years after they married. In a letter dated Aug 13, 1915 from Page, ND he said he found work shocking grain. In a letter to Martha dated May 11 1916 from Minneapolis saying he failed to get money, and was going to Kitty's house to get money. Died as a result of a train accident at Elrosa (west of Albany, MN). He was walking back from North Dakota, looking for work. Being deaf he did not hear the train coming behind him.He lived in Cove, South Harbor (near Onamia, MN) at the time of his death. Funeral services were held at the M. E. Church. He buried at the Mt. Pleasant Cemetary in Oanmia, MN Block A-5.

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Sumner Ervin Anderson's Timeline

March 20, 1873
Robbinston, Washington, Maine, United States
October 3, 1883
Age 10
Fairbault, Minnesota, United States
Age 18
Faribault, Minnesota, United States
July 18, 1911
Age 38
Age 42
Albany, Minnesota, United States