Eighth Generation


2998. Myrtle Rachel Kirkpatrick was born on 8 May 1885 in Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska.651 She died on 24 April 1950 at the age of 64 in Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska.1253 She was buried in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska.1253

Myrtle Rachel Kirkpatrick and Alfred Peter Anderson were married on 2 November 1904 in Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska.1253,1254 Ceremony was at the bride's home. Witnesses were Orville Kirkpatrick and his wife Lillie Garner Kirkpatrick. Alfred Peter Anderson, son of Peter H. Anderson and Anna Omen, was born on 16 March 1884 in Hickory Co., Missouri.111,651,722 He died on 19 January 1958 at the age of 73 in Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska.320,651 He was buried in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska.320 On the U. S. Census of 1930 Alfred, Myrtle, Archie and Florence Anderson appear at Gillan, Dawson Co., Nebraska.

Unknown newspaper obituary: Alfred P. Anderson was born March 16, 1884 in Hickory County, Missouri, to Peter and Anna Anderson. He passed way in Omaha, January 19th at the age of 73 years and 10 months. He was one of nine children, six boys and three girls. He came to this community when he was only nine years old, coming with his parents all the way in a covered wagon. This was in the year 1892. his occupation was farming. He was united in marriage to Myrtle Racheal Kirkpatrick, November 2, 1904. To this union two children were born, a son, Archie Anderson at home, and a daughter, Florence who is now Mrs. Don Schmeeckle of Cozad. His wife preceded him in death in 1950. Three brothers and one sister have also preceded him in death. Members of his family who mourn his death are his son Archie and daughter Florence, two brothers Oscar and harry of Powell, Wyoming, two sisters, Mrs. Minnie Bloom of Powell, Wyoming and Mrs. Mary Cline of Hemet, California; and four grandchildren. He was baptized when a child and was a charter member of the Walnut Grove Methodist Church. At the time of his death he was a member of the Methodist Church in Cozad. He is remembered by his loved ones and friends as being considerate and thoughtful of others. Funeral services were held at the Methodist Church in Cozad, on Wednesday, January 22, with Reverend Mye O. Bond officiating. Music was furnished by Joe Hiltne, Don Maline, Robert Atchison and Glendon Maline, accompanied by Mrs. Emil Barta at the organ. Pallbearers were M. U. Black, Floyd Groenewold, William Lauer, Lester Adle, Recus Block and Howard Benjamin. Interment was in the Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Myrtle Rachel Kirkpatrick and Alfred Peter Anderson had the following children:

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Archie Roscoe Anderson.

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Florence Anna Anderson.