In 1885 Sarpy County, Nebraska, Anna Rosell 42 is a wash woman. With her is Elmer 14 and Martin 12. Brother Hansen, 36, born in Sweden, is a laborer.
Anna cash-claimed a quarter in 7N 44W (Phillips County) in 1891.
Anna proved up a quarter in 8, 6N 49W in 1896. She's also listed in the Colorado naturalization records in 1896.
In 1900 Phillips County, Anna born Jan 1842 in Sweden, is widowed. She's had three children, two living. Martin, born May 1872 in Sweden is with her. They both immigrated in 1882.
Elmer Rosell is a farm laborer in 1900 Weld County, living with the Gigray family.
Martin registered in Denver, a carpenter, born May 22, 1873. His nearest relative is Mrs. Anna Rosell of 24th & Glenarm, Denver.
In 1920 Denver Elmer is a laborer for a contractor, and mother Anna is living with him.
In 1922 the Denver directory has Anna (wid Swan) and Elmer, laborer, living at 1318 26th.
Anna - Jan 18, 1842- March 28, 1922 is buried in Riverside, Denver.# 32175242
In 1930 Denver Martin and Elmer are both laborers, doing odd jobs.
In 1940 Englewood, Arapahoe County, Martin is a laborer, doing odd jobs. Brother Elmer Rosell, 69 is a building laborer.
Martin's will was probated in Arapahoe County in 1952.
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