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Aksel William Eck

Male 1899 - 1918  (18 years)


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  • Name Aksel William Eck  [1
    Born 8 Oct 1899  Lohja, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 18 Apr 1910  Ault Twp., St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the Lydia Helin household. Enumerated were LYDIA head female white 38 married once 4yrs mother of 2/2 living Finland-Finland-Finland immigrated 1905 housekeeper; TOIVO son male white 3 single MN-Finland-Finland; WILLIAM son male white 1 8/12 single MN-Finland-Finland; AXEL HELIN nephew male white 10 single Finland-Finland-Finland immigrated 1908
    Alien Registration 25 Feb 1918  , Lake, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alien Registration and Declaration of Holdings 
    • The information he provided was:
      1. Full Name - Axel William Eck
      2. Street Address -
      3. City - Brimson
      4. Length of residence at the foregoing place - 8 yrs
      5. Age at last birthday - 19
      6. To what country do you claim allegiance - Finland
      7. Where Born - Helsingfors, Finland
      8. Date of Birth - Oct 8, 1898
      9.Port of Entry to US - New York
      10. Date of Arrival in US - July 1908
      11. Married - /
      12. Wife Living - /
      13. Residence of wife, if living - /
      14. Do you speak & write English - Yes
      15.Have you a trade or profession, and what - Common labor
      16. In exactly what line of work are you at present engaged - woods work teamster
      17. Give names and ages of all living children, and state which are attending public schools -
      18. Have any of your male relatives taken part in present war either for or against the US and it allies - no
      19. Did you register under selective draft and where - No
      20. What is your serial number -
      21. Did you claim exemption from military service and why -
      22. Have you ever take out 1st papers of naturalization in the US? If so, where & date - No
      23. If you have taken out 1st papers, why have you not taken out 2nd papers -
      24. If you have never taken out 1st paper of naturalization, why not -
      25. Do you own or have interest in any farm lands in any County of MN? If so, give land description, approx. value, and state whether you are resident thereon - No
      26. When did you acquire interest in above descrived lands - /
      27. Do you own or have interest in any city lots or other real estate in State of MN? If so, give legal description and approximate value of your equity therein - No
      28. When did you acquire your interest in the above described property - /
      29. Do you own or have equity ion any farm or city property outside of the State of Mn - No
      30. Do you own any stocks, bonds, or other securities? If so, give names of corp. and amount owned - No
      31. Is any person holding in trust for you any MN farm or city property - No
      32. Give legal description of all real and personal property held for minors for which you may be guardian - /
      33. Do you own any personal property such as cattle, sheep, horses, autos, farm machinery, etc? If so, what, and approximate value - No
      34. Have you sold or transferred any property since the US declared the existence of a state of war with Germany - No
      35. Have you a safe deposit vault - No
      Misc. remarks - Am at present employed in Curry & Whtte's Camp
    Died 26 Apr 1918  Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
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    Buried 29 Apr 1918  Greenwood Cemetery, Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Greenwood Pauper Cemetery Burials - Duluth, St. Louis County, MN
      <http://lgdata.s3-website-us-east-1.amazonaws.com/docs/456/883726/Greenwood_Cemetery_Index.pdf>

      Last name: Eck / First Name: Alex / Date of Death: 1918-04-26 / Place of Death: St. Luke's Hosp / Cause of Death: Pneumonia / Burial # 58 / Record: Nativity, marital status, age/date of birth: 1918-MN-032138: Finland, S, 17 dob 5/10/1900

      Index compiled by members of the Twin Ports Genealogical Society, Duluth, Minnesota, completed July 2012.
      Sources: S3746 Cook Home records, NEMHC, UMD Library; Death Records St. Louis County Courthouse
    Person ID I182  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2014 

    Father Karl August Ek,   b. 18 Apr 1863, , Halikko, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1932, , , , Finland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Olga Matilda Andersdotter,   b. 19 Feb 1866, , Pernio, Turku-Pori, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1947, , , , Finland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1885  , , , Finland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart