Baptist Senior Ladies Swedish
Sunday School Class - abt 1913
The Swedish language was retained in certain parts
of the Baptist Church services until the 1920's because of the large population
of Swedish born immigrants. The class was led by Carl Fredrick Clauson,
himself an immigrant from Västrum parish in Sverige. Those in
this picture are:
1st Row: 1) Mrs. Martha
(John) Erickson; 2) Mrs. Anna (Ingemar) Michaelson; 3) C.F. Clauson, teacher;
4) Mrs. Bengta (John) Sandberg; 5) Mrs. Sara (Carl) Larson(?)or(Mrs. Swan
Johnson?) 6) Mrs. Johanna (Carl) Engberg.
2nd Row: 1)
????; 2) Mrs. Johanna (Peter) Johnston; 3) Mrs. Hannah (Nils) Miller; 4)
Mrs. Hilda (Axel) Larson; 5) Mrs. Hannah (Ben) Benson; 6) Mrs. Josefina
Minnie (Gust) Larson; 7) Mrs. Ida (Ed) Anderson.
3rd Row: 1)
Mrs. Axel Peterson(?); 2) Mrs. Hilda (John) Turin; 3) ?; 4) Mrs. Minnie
(Carl) Olson; 5) Mrs. Mathilda (Nils) Larson; 6) Mrs. Lottie (Alfred) Clauson;
7) Mrs. Anna (William) Clauson.
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