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Lillie J. Lindgren was born 16 Apr 1891.  She died April 1982 in Wahoo, Saunders, NE. Find A Grave Memorial# 49862797. She married in 1915 at Malmo, Saunders, NE to Eric J. Erickson.  He was born 21 Nov 1890 in Dala-Floda, Sweden, and died May 1975 at Wahoo, Saunders, NE,Find A Grave Memorial# 48926816.  They are buried in Sunrise Cemetery, Wahoo, Saunders, NE.

Eric is cousin to Simon Nordquist, who married Annie A. Lindgren, daughter of Anders  & Charlotte Lindgren.

Eric immigrated in 1910, and stayed with his aunt, Johanna Nordquist, in Malmo, NE.  By 1920, Eric & Lillie were living in Wahoo, NE, where he had a partnership in a clothing store. In 1930, the Census shows that both his widowed mother-in-law, Anna,  and his widowed sister-in-law, Adele, were living with them.  Anna died in 1935, but Adele was still with them in 1940.

Lillie and Eric had two children:

1.  E. Gerald Erickson was born 26 Aug 1917 in Nebraska, and died 21 Feb 1989 in Wahoo, Saunders, NE.  Buried in Sunrise Cemetery, Wahoo, Saunders, NE, Find A Grave Memorial# 49862899.

He married in 1941 at Washington, D.C. to Genevieve Johnson.  She was born 24 Nov 1917 and died 01 Jun 1973.  She is buried in Sunrise Cemetery with her husband.  Find A Grave Memorial# 49862931

Their children were: 

    1.  Eric Ericson,

    2.  Charles Erickson

    3.   Warren Erickson


2.  Phyllis Erickson married LeRoy Laudenschlager, son of William M. Laudenschlager and Geneva M. Donelly

Phyllis & LeRoy had a daughter at the time of the 1940 US Census:

        1.  Marsha Kay Laudenschlager