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Agnes Caroline Groven[1]

Female 1901 - 1987  (86 years)


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  • Name Agnes Caroline Groven  [2
    Born 9 Apr 1901  Fortier Twp., Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Christened 23 Jun 1901  Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Christened, Agnes was baptized at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church by Rev. , Hoel.Baptism Witnesses: Mrs. E. Groven, Knud Gulmon, Christian , andChristina Olson.
    Gender Female 
    Confirmation 13 May 1917  Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Confirmed, She was confirmed by Rev. Paul Moen of St. Stephen's Lutheran Church.
    Died 18 Aug 1987  Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried 22 Aug 1987  Hanley Falls, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Buried, Services were held at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Canby, MN , andAgnes is buried in the Hanley Falls East Cemetery.
    Notes 
    • In Memory Of

      AGNES C. ANDERSON

      Born
      April 9, 1901 Fortier Twp.

      Died
      August 18, 1987 Canby, Minnesota
      At The Age Of
      86 Years, 4 Months and 9 Days
      Services
      1:00 P.M. Friday, August 21, 1987
      Our Saviour's Lutheran Church
      Officiating
      Pastor Paul Andree Pastor Myron Grams
      Music
      "The Old Rugged Cross" "Den Store Hvide Flok"
      Donald Norlin, Soloist
      "Amazing Grace"
      Karen Olsen, Organist
      Casketbearers
      Kenneth Benz Ernest Rosa
      Harlan Markegard Steven Bujarski
      Roy Grondahl Wendell Wicks
      Oscar Skifte
      Interment
      East Yellow Medicine Lutheran Cemetery
      Hanley Falls, Minnesota

      Agnes Caroline Anderson was born on April 9, 1901 in Fortier Township of Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota to Gilbert and Caroline (Olson) Groven. She was baptized and confirmed at St . Stephen Lutheran Church and she attended rural school in Fortier Township. On June 29, 1925 she married Edmund T. Anderson at Clear Lake, South Dakota. They lived in Canby, Hanley Falls, MN, Weslaco, Texas and returned to Hanley Falls in 1942. Edmund died in 1952 and in 1956 Agnes moved to Canby. She has been a resident of Senior Haven Nursing Home since April of 1983. She was a member of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Canby and a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. She enjoyed crocheting and crafts.

      Agnes is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Robert (Ethel) Andersen of Campbell, California and Adeline Bujarski of Minneapolis, MN; seven grandchildren: Steven Bujarski of Minneapolis, MN; Julie Heiskary of Rockford, MN; Michael Bujarski of Florida; Marcus Andersen of Hawaii; Lisa Purrington of Washington; Erica Gregory of California and Ian Andersen of California. Also surviving are seven greatgrandchildren; three sisters; Gida Hasner of Canby; Frances Lacin a of Colorado Springs, CO; and Helen Moore of Aitkin, MN and one brother,Clarence Groven of Kensett, Iowa and her adopted daughter Barbara Rosa of Canby.

      She was preceded in death by her mother and father; her husband, Edmund; one sister and four brothers.

      Blessed be her memory.
    Person ID I556  Mindrum
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2014 

    Father Gilbert Andrew (Melby) Groven,   b. 19 Jul 1875, Harmony, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1947, Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Caroline Mathilda Olson,   b. 1 Apr 1881, Moritz, Deuel, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1952, Hanley Falls, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married Bef 7 Jun 1900  [8
    Family ID F196  Group Sheet

    Family Edmund Theodore Anderson,   b. 30 Oct 1887, Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1952, Hanley Falls, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1925  Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Marriage Witnesses: Mrs. Ruth Walters and Mrs. C. Haugen. , Themarriage was performed by Rev. C. Haugen in St. Stephen's , LutheranChurch., , Edmund's father passed away when he was 16 so he made his home , withhis uncle, Knute Knutson. He worked as a mechanic for many , years.Edmund and Agnes farmed for a few years near Canby and then , moved toHanley Falls in 1927, where they resided with the exception , of threeyears, about 1938 - 1941, in Texas., , Agnes loved to sew and sewed costumes for the Christmas programs , atthe Hanley Falls Public School many years. She also loved to , crochetand did a lot of upholstering and furniture refinishing. He , was alicensed electrical engineer and car mechanic., , Agnes moved to Canby after Edmund died and lived there until , herdeath, moving to the Senior Haven Nursing Home about 4 years , beforeher death.
    Children 
     1. Ethel Alice Anderson,   b. 22 Jul 1927, Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 2008, San Francisco, San Francisco, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Girl Anderson,   b. 8 Jul 1934, Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1934, Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Living
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F18  Group Sheet

  • Photos At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Groven siblings
    Groven siblings
    Agnes Groven Anderson, Roy Groven, Gida Groven Hasner
    Olson, Mzrena families
    Olson, Mzrena families
    France and Lillie Olson, Charles, Emma Mzrena, Mr. and Mrs. Mzrena, Christina Haugensdatter Olson, Agnes Groven

    Documents
    Groven, Agnes baptism certificate
    Groven, Agnes baptism certificate
    Groven, Agnes birth certificate
    Groven, Agnes birth certificate

    Headstones
    Anderson, Agnes Groven
    Anderson, Agnes Groven

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Mindrum GEDCOM file imported on 25 Jan 1999 from Addy Monsen.

    2. [S307]

    3. [S8] Birth Certificate received by Addy Monsen.

    4. [S16] Social Security Death Index.

    5. [S4] Certificate of Baptism received by Addy Monsen.

    6. [S6] Confirmation certificate received by Addy Monsen.

    7. [S111] Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002, www.ancestry.com.

    8. [S463]

    9. [S7] Marriage Certificate received by Addy Monsen.