Louise Andrea Cederquist

30 June 1873–30 January 1910 (Age 36)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Louise Andrea

When Louise Andrea Cederquist was born on 30 June 1873, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, John Ludwig Cederquist, was 26 and her mother, Mary Oleson, was 24. She married Ira Alger Brown on 2 April 1898, in Belding, Ionia, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 30 January 1910, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Fair Plains Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Benajah Tupper
Louise Andrea Cederquist
Marriage: 2 July 1903
Stanley Tupper
Bessie May Tupper
Baby Tupper

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 July 1903Ionia, Michigan, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 2
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
    1877 · The First Workers Strike
    Age 4
    The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
    1885 · The World's First Skyscraper
    Age 12
    The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Alf.Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements ceder‘cedar’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist‘twig’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (9)

    • Louise Cedarcress in entry for Alger Brown and Fern Brown, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
    • Louise Andrea Cederquist Tupper, "Find A Grave Index"
    • Louise Andrea Cedarquist - Michigan, Divorce Records, 1897-1952

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