Notice in the 20 September 1917 Odebolt Chronicle:
Emil Linquist - (1887 - 1917)
Emil Linquist died in Odebolt on Saturday after a lingering illness. Emil was born in Kolostio, Sweden 9 May 1887. He came to this country and located in Minnesota in 1907. He came to the Odebolt area in August of 1907. He has been suffering from tuberculosis for 2 years.
His mother and sister who live in Sweden survive him along with 4 brothers, Algot in Minnesota and Axel in Colorado, and Adolph and Oscar who live in this vicinity. Funeral services were held at the Swedish Lutheran Church with Rev. N. E. Glad conduction the services.