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Antonette Engebretsdatter Baardseth

Antonette Engebretsdatter Baardseth

Female 1844 - 1926  (82 years)

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  • Name Antonette Engebretsdatter Baardseth 
    Born 03 May 1844  Nedre Baardseth, Ringsaker, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Arrival 13 Aug 1873  New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Passenger Ship Olaf 
    • From John Lilyquist:

      Antonette emigrated from Norway (Faberg Parish, now Lillehammer), to the United States in 1873. She sailed from Oslo (then Kristiania) on 24 July 1873, with a destination of Trempealeau, Wisconsin.

      Records of Faberg Parish, Norway, 1868-1878 (LDS film #0307283) show her leaving Faberg (later, Lillehammer) Parish, Norway for America on 8 July 1873.

      Oslo Emigrant List, Volume 5, 30 August 1871-31 May 1876 (LDS film #353085). This information is also available on the internet (www.hist.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe). Antonette Engebretsdatter Baarstad, woman employee or servant, age 25, from Lillehammer, identification number 2170, with a destination of Trempealeau, Wisconsin. It appears she sailed without family.
    Passenger Ship Olaf Passenger List
    Passenger Ship Olaf Passenger List
    Passenger Ship Olaf
    Passenger Ship Olaf
    The Olaf was built in 1848 as the "Patten" at Patten & Studerant in Richmond, Maine - USA. Her burden was 319 Norwegian Commercial lasts. Her details was 135.5 feet long x beam 30.9 feet and depth 20.8 feet. Owner between 1861 and 1884 was Ole Olsen in Tønsberg.
    Census Data 3 Jun 1880  La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Annie Burd - Age 33 
    • Family lore says that Antonette worked for a time in La Crosse, Wisconsin, probably as a housemaid. It is said that this is where she met future husband Carl Liljequist. Census record showing "Annie Burd" is the closest match yet found.
    1880 LaCrosse WI Antonette Baardseth
    1880 LaCrosse WI Antonette Baardseth
    Census Data Jun 1895  Duluth Ward 7, St Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Charles Lilyquist - Age 50
    Antonette Lilyquist - Age 51
    Theo Lilyquist - Age 12
    Ernest Lilyquist - Age 9
    Eric Lind - Age 29
    Ellen Lind - Age 7
    Elsie Lind - Age 5
    Ed Solon - Age 28
    Egbert Solon - Age 23  
    1895 Duluth MN Charles Lilyquist Family
    1895 Duluth MN Charles Lilyquist Family
    Census Data 11 Jun 1900  Duluth Ward 7, St Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Chas Lilliquist - Age 56
    Antonetta Lilliquist - Age 56
    Thedore Lilliquist - Age 16
    Ernest Lilliquist - Age 14  
    1900 Duluth MN Charles Lilyquist Family
    1900 Duluth MN Charles Lilyquist Family
    Census Data 29 Jun 1905  Duluth Ward 7, St Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Charles Liliquist - Age 60
    Antonette Liliquist - Age 61
    Theodore Liliquist - Age 21
    Ernest Liliquist - Age 18
    Elouise A Peterson - Age 6  
    1905 Duluth MN Charles Lilyquist Family
    1905 Duluth MN Charles Lilyquist Family
    Census Data 29 Apr 1910  Cotton, St Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Charlie W Lillyquist - Age 65
    Antonette Lillyquist - Age 65  
    1910 Cotton MN Charles Lilyquist Family
    1910 Cotton MN Charles Lilyquist Family
    Census Data 7 Jan 1920  Duluth, St Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ernest Lilyquist - Age 33
    Sigrid Lilyquist - Age 30
    Helen Lilyquist - Age 10
    Marvin Lilyquist - Age 9
    Margaret Lilyquist - Age 6
    Elizabeth Lilyquist - Age 2/12
    Antonette Lilyquist - Age 75  
    1920 Duluth MN Ernest Lilyquist Family
    1920 Duluth MN Ernest Lilyquist Family
    Died 23 Aug 1926  Saint Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Antonette died of chronic myocarditis and vascular fibrillation at the age of 82 on 23 August 1926. The attending physician, Dr. A.O. Swenson, had been treating her for pulmonary congestion since August 15. She is buried next to Charles in Forest Hill Cemetery. There is no probate record.

    • Duluth News Tribune, Tuesday, August 24, 1926, page 5:

      Mrs. Antonette Lilyquist Called by Death at 82
      Mrs. Antonette Lilyquist, 82, died at the home of her son Ernest, 2313 W. Eleventh st. Monday afternoon, following a brief illness. Besides her son, she is survived by six grandchildren living in Duluth and a sister in Norway. The body is at Joseph Olson's mortuary pending funeral arrangements.

    • Duluth News Tribune, Wednesday, August 25, 1926, page 15:

      Duluth Deaths Mrs. Antonette Lilyquist
      Funeral services for Mrs. Antonette Lilyquist, 82, who died Monday at the home of her son, Ernest, 2313 W. Eleventh street will be held at 2 p.m. at the Swedish Mission, Twenty-first av. W. and Second st., the Rev. [L?]. G. Strom officiating. The body will lie in state at the church from 12 until 2 p.m. Mrs. Lilyquist had been a resident of Duluth for 38 years. Besides her son she is survived by six grandchildren, all living in Duluth, and a sister in Norway.
    Person ID P2312668561  Conrad Shire Tree
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2015 

    Father Engebret Tronsen Baardseth,   b. 21 Apr 1812, Ringsaker, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1893, Lillehammer, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Maria Pedersdotter,   b. 25 Jul 1813, Ringsaker Parish, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1849, Lillehammer, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1842  Ringsaker, Hedmark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F786  Group Sheet

    Family Carl Wiktor Gustafsson Liljequist,   b. 07 Dec 1844, Älghult, Kronoberg, Småland, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1916, Cotton, St Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 10 Mar 1882 
    • No marriage record has been found. Family lore says they met in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Marriage may have taken place there or near Carl's home in Minnesota.
    Children 
     1. Theodore Lilyquist,   b. 05 Oct 1883, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1911, Minnnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     2. Ernest Lilyquist,   b. 24 Jan 1886, Hammer Twp, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1971, Duluth, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F53  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Antonette Baardseth
    Antonette Baardseth

    Documents
    Baardseth Postcard
    Baardseth Postcard
    A postcard picture of the family home in Lillehammer, Norway, addressed to "Mrs. Antonette Liljegvist, Cotton, Minnesota, Nord Amerika", postmarked 30 November 1913. It is from her sister Klara, who is wishing Antonette a Happy New Year. She hopes Antonette will enjoy the picture of the family home in Lillehammer, saying that it is still the same but that the front stairs and door are gone.