Carl Henry Lindgren was born 25 July 1872 in Knox County, IL. He
died of peritonitis on 30 August 1913 in Immanuel Hospital, Omaha, Douglas, NE and is buried in Edensberg Lutheran
Cemetery near Malmo, Saunders Co., NE with his wife and family. Find A
Grave Memorial# 34222007
He came to Saunders County,NE, from Galesburg, IL, in March of 1876. He
farmed in Mariposa Township, Saunders Co., NE until his death.
He married on 14 Feb 1900, in the Nels Lindgren home in Saunders
Co., NE, to Anna M. (born 16 April 1870 in Aseda, Krnonbergs,
Sweden, and died 19 March 1956
in Saunders County, NE. Find A Grave Memorial# 34222057 ). Anna immigrated
to America from Sweden in 1892.
Their children were:
1. Emory Lindgren, born 19 April 1901 in Saunders Co., NE, died 24 June 1901
in Saunders Co., NE. He is buried in Edensberg Lutheran Cemetery, Malmo,
Saunders, NE. Find A Grave Memorial# 34223716
2. Leonard Carl Lindgren,
23 August 1902 in Saunders Co., NE, d: 17 Sept. 1943. He is buried in
Sunrise Cemetery, Saunders Co., NE. He married Norine Edith
(b: 1 Sep 1906 in NE, d: 27 Aug 1998 in Wahoo, Saunders, NE) after
1930. Norine is the daughter of Carl Onger & Hannah Johnson
Leonard continued to help with the farm after his
father's death. In 1930, the family had moved to Wahoo, NE, and he was
earning a living as a dry goods salesman. By 1940, he was living in
Marquette, Hamilton, NE, working as a high school principal. His wife,
Norine, had been a school teacher before their marriage.
They had children in the 1940 Census:
2. William Lee
3. Darlene Lindgren ,
December 1906, in Nebraska, died 009 Nov 2000 in Ramsey Co., MN. (Find A Grave
Memorial# 52553479) She married Carl
(born 1901 in Omaha, Douglas, NE, died 1965, Find A Grave
Memorial# 52553477), son of Swan & Annette Pearson
, in 1930. Darline worked as a school teacher in Bristow, Boyd, NE, before her marriage.
Carl was farming in Boyd County until at least 1940. He is listed in the
1945 SD State Census as a farmer in Star Valley township, Fairfax, Gregory,
They had two daughters.
1. Deanna Pearson.
2. Daughter # 2
4. Clarine Lindgren, b: abt. 1911 in NE. (appears in
the 1920 & 1930 US Census)
Lindgren, born 12 December 1912 in Saunders Co., NE, died 02 Jan
1913 in Saunders Co., NE. She is buried in Edensberg Lutheran Cemetery, Malmo,
Saunders, NE. Find A Grave Memorial# 34223745