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Hilda Amelia Swenson

Female 1877 - 1966


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  • Name  Hilda Amelia Swenson  [1
    Alt. Birth  26 Oct 1876  Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Born  26 Oct 1877  Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender  Female 
    Alt. Spelling/AKA 
    • Her surname was also spelled "Svenson" in genealogist Paul Orr's notes. According to her obituary, her brothers' surname was "Anderson." Swedish naming is problematic, so possibly her father was Anders Svenson, she kept that name, and her brothers become Andersons based on their father's given name.
    Census  1930  Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Hilda A. Johnson, wife-H, female, white, age 52, married, first married at age 19, did not attend school during previous year, could read and write, born in Sweden, father born in Sweden, mother born in Sweden, spoke Swedish at home, state code 06, country code 06, nativity 2, year of immigration to US 1882, naturalized, could speak English, no occupation
    Alt. Death  15 May 1966  Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Died  18 May 1966  Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried  20 May 1966  Kossuth Cemetery, Yellow Spring Township, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Obituary  21 May 1966  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    the Muscatine Journal 
    • Grandview (IA) -- Funeral services for Mrs. Hilda Amelia Johnson, 89, who died at Ottumwa at :35 a.m. on Wednesday, were held at the Jay funeral home in Ottumwa at 2 p.m. Thursday. The body was brought to the Fry funeral home in Mediapolis immediately after the services there. On Friday, services were held at the Immanuel Lutheran church at Mediapolis at 2 p.m. with the Reverend Duane Olson officiating.

      Mrs. Johnson was a native of Sweden and was born Octpober 26, 1876, She was married to Frank A. Johnson, who died in 1963.

      Survivors include four daugbters, Mrs. Edith Pilling of Mediapolis, Mrs. Mildred Johnson of Morning Sun, Mrs. Gladys Sweeney of Springfield and Mrs. Mimmie Hawley of Ottumwa, with whom she made her home; three brothers, Emil Anderson of Mediapolis, Frank Anderson of Burlington and Joe Anderson of rural Burlington; and two sisters, Mrs. Esther Gerling of Grandview and Mrs. Minnie of Rock Island.

      One sister preceded her in death. Music was furnished by Mrs. Mabel Davis and the vocalist was Mrs. Irma Licko.

      Flowers were cared for by her granddaughters. Pall bearers were Robert Orr, Jim Orr, Russell Orr Robert Beckman, Donald Hollingsworth and Robert Johnson. Interment was at the Kossuth cemetery
    Social Security Administration Information 
    • Hilda A. Johnson; born: 26 October 1877; died: 15 May 1966 (V); last residence: 52501 (Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa); last benefit: (none specified); state where issued: Iowa
    Cemetery Info/Epitaph  Des Moines County, Iowa, Cemetery Information  [2
    • Hilda Johnson; Born: 1876; Died: 1966; Age: (none); Line Number: 962; Kossuth Cemetery; Yellow Spring Township
    Person ID  I17181  All Families
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2015 

    Family  Frank Alfred Johnson,   b. 10 Jan 1871, Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1936, Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Apr 1896  Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Iowa Marriage Records 
    • Groom's Name: Frank Albert Johnson; Groom's Birth Date: 1871; Groom's Birthplace: Kassuth [Kossuth]; Groom's Age: 25; Bride's Name: Hilda Amelia Svansan; Bride's Birth Date: 1877; Bride's Birthplace: Sweden; Bride's Age: 19; Marriage Date: 15 April 1896; Marriage Place: Mediapolis, Des Moines, Iowa; Groom's Father's Name: Aug Johnson; Groom's Mother's Name: Hedda Johanson; Bride's Father's Name: C. Svanson; Bride's Mother's Name: Anna Slawson; Groom's Race: White; Groom's Marital Status: Single; Bride's Race: White; Bride's Marital Status: Single; Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02687-7; System Origin: Iowa-EASy; Source Film Number: 1675823
    Children 
    >1. Edith Agnes Amanda Johnson,   b. 9 Jan 1897, Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1985, Burlington Medical Center, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mildred Victoria Johnson,   b. 15 Nov 1899, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1967, Burlington Hospital, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Everett Roy Johnson,   b. 4 Apr 1902, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1959
     4. Gladys Johnson,   b. 4 Oct 1907, Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1994, Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mimmie Marie Johnson,   b. 16 Sep 1910, Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 2011, Vista Woods Care Center, Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F6148  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S882] Orr, Paul Robert "Bob" (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S507] Des Moines County, Iowa - Cemetery Records (GenWeb) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S9046] Johnson, Hilda Amelia (Swensen [Anderson?]) - Obituary, (originally published in the Muscatine Journal, page 10, May 21, 1966; Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S776] Social Security Death Index (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S77] 1930 US Census (Reliability: 4).
      Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa, Supervisors District 15, Enumeration District 29-32, Sheet 8B, page 227 3251, taken April 11, 1930; Sutro Library Microfilm 2128, Reel 652

    6. [S38] 1925 Iowa State Census (Reliability: 3).
      (courtesy of Paul R. Orr)

    7. [S13] Iowa Marriage Collection, 1809 -1992 (Family Search) (Reliability: 3).