August Ferdinand Håkansson


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August Ferdinand "Gust" Håkansson was born April 3, 1883, in Sweden, and died February 1, 1966, in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN, at age 82. Buried in Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN. He is the son of Håkan Pettersson of Sweden and Kristina Maria Larsdotter of Fröbbestorp, Torsas, Kalmar lan, Småland, Sweden.

Anna Elizabeth Gustafson was born February 26, 1886, in Sweden, and died September 19, 1962, in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN, at age 76. Buried in Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN. She is the daughter of Unknown.

August Ferdinand Håkansson and Anna Elizabeth Gustafson were married September 21, 1907, in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN.

August Ferdinand Håkansson and Anna Elizabeth (Gustafson) Hawkinson had one child:

  1. Conroe Ferdinand Hawkinson: Born August 11, 1908, in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN; Died February 20, 1962, in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN (age 53). Buried in Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN. Married December 18, 1937, in Watertown, Codington Co., SD, to Martha Marie Jenson: Born August 4, 1910, in Unknown; Died June 10, 1996, in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN (age 85). Buried in Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN.



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August Ferdinand Håkansson was born April 3, 1883, in Sweden.

Anna Elizabeth Gustafson was born February 26, 1886, in Sweden.

August Ferdinand Håkansson emigrated from Sweden in 1900.


August Hakanson (age 20) an unmarried Labourer, with a final destination of Minneapolis, MN.


August Ferdinand Hawkinson and Anna Elizabeth Gustafson were married September 21, 1907, in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN.


   

August Ferdinand Håkansson and Anna Elizabeth Gustafson Marriage Records.


The 1910 U. S. Census taken on April 2, 1910, shows August Hawkinson (age 27) born in Sweden to Swedish-born parents and having emigrated in 1904 and with Pa citizenship is a Plasterer owning his home with a mortgage and living at 3517 18th Avenue, 7th Ward, City of Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN. Living with him are: his wife of 2 years, Anna Hawkinson (age 20) born in Sweden to Swedish-born parents, and having emigrated in 1902, with the only child born to her still alive, a Housekeeper; and his son, Conroe F. Hawkinson (age 1-6/12) born in Minnesota to Swedish-born parents.

Anna Elizabeth (Gustafson) Hawkinson and her son, Conroe Ferdinand Hawkinson, received passports to visit Europe, with anticipated departure from New York on May 20, 1920.


   

Anna Elizabeth (Gustafson) Hawkinson and her son, Conroe Ferdinand Hawkinson, Passport Application.


The 1930 U. S. Census taken on April 11, 1930, shows August F.  Hawkinson (age 47) born in Sweden to Swedish-born parents and first married at age 24 and having emigrated in 1903 with Na citizenship is a Plasterer Contractor owning his home worth $6,500 and living at 4805 Columbus Avenue, 13th Ward, City of Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN. Living with him is his wife, Anna Hawkinson (age 44) born in Sweden to Swedish-born parents and first married at age 21 and having emigrated in 1901 with Na citizenship. Also living there is his unmarried son, Conroe F. Hawkinson (age 21) born in Minnesota to Swedish-born parents.

Conroe Ferdinand Hawkinson and Martha Marie Jenson were married December 18, 1937, in Watertown, Codington Co., SD.


Conroe Ferdinand Hawkinson and Martha Marie Jenson Marriage Record.


The 1940 U. S. Census taken on April 8, 1940, shows August F. Hawkinson (age 57) born in Sweden, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 8 years of School, and a Naturalized Citizen, is a married Retired Plasterer, and who owns his home worth $5,000 and is living at 4805 Clumbus Avenue, 7th Ward, City of Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN. Living with him is his wife Anna E. Hawkinson (age 54) born in Sweden, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 8 years of School, is a Naturalized Citizen.

Anna Elizabeth (Gustafson) Hawkinson died September 19, 1962, in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN, at age 76.


The Star Tribune, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN, Friday, September 21, 1962

HAWKINSON Mrs. Anna E., 76 years of 7543 Bloomington Ave.. Survived by husband, August F.; daughter-in-law, Mrs. C. F. Hawkinson; 3 grand-daugheters, Sandra, Karen and Linda. Member Vasa Lodge. Services Saturday 3 p.m. The Albin Chapel, Paul Albinson & Sons directors, 2200 Nicolet Ave. Interment Lakewood. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Friday.


August Ferdinand Håkansson died February 1, 1966, in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN, at age 82. Buried in Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN.


The Star Tribune, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN, Saturday, April 15, 1967

AUGUST F. HAWKINSON

Services for August F. Hawkinson, 82, of 3320 Bloomington Av., who died Tuesday, will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Albin Mortuary, with burial in Lakewood Cemetery. Mr. Hawkinson was a retired plastering contractor. Survivors incude two sisters, Mrs. Linda Swanson and Mrs. Alma Smith, both of Minneapolis, and two brothers, Elof, Covina, Calif., and Emil, Isle, Minn. Reviewal will begin at 4 p.m. today at the mortuary.