Simon Fredrickson was born 31 July 1852 in Stange, Hedemarken, Norway to Fredrick Erickson (1819-1910) and Andrina Simonsdotter (1820-1914) and died 20 January 1935 in Green Valley, Wisconsin, United States of unspecified causes. He married Anna Knutson (1851-1924) 1883 in United States. Ancestors are from Norway.
Oral history from Otto Fredrickson says that Tilly was not Simon's daughter, born before the couple was married and raised as his own. Her father was unknown to Otto. Lucille
- 1900 census shows Anna as having 8 children, 8 living. (Eight children, Including 'Benny 1891' are listed on that page, Tillie is not among them.)
- 1910 census shows Anna as having 9 children, 8 living. (Nils and Otto are only ones listed at home. Benjamin (1901-1905) is listed in FamilySearch.)
|Offspring of Fredrick Erickson and Andrina Simonsdotter (1820-1914)|
|Erick Fredrickson (1850-1901)|| |
|Simon Fredrickson (1852-1935)||31 July 1852 Stange, Hedemarken, Norway||20 January 1935 Green Valley, Wisconsin, United States|| Anna Knutson (1851-1924)|
|Bertha Fredrickson (1854-1936)||15 July 1854 Stange, Hedemarken, Norway||31 July 1936 Wisconsin, United States|| Ole Carlson (1853-1914)|
|Bernt Fredrickson (1856-1907)||26 August 1856 Stange, Hedemarken, Norway||1907 United States|
Simon arrived in Boston on November 7, 1880 aboard the USS Marathon from Norway. He is listed as age 28.
He filed a Declaration of Intent on Nov. 3rd, 1884 in Brown County, Wisconsin.
He became a naturalized citizen on September 6, 1906 in Shawano County, Wisconsin.