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Erekson, Annie P. (Annie Paul), 1931-

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1931-

Biographical History

Annie P. Erekson (1931- ) is a Mormon historical reenactor in Utah, the former Women's National Auxillary President of the Mormon Battalion Association, the wife of veterinarian Norman T. Erekson, and a mother of 6 children.

Annie Paul Erekson was born on July 12, 1931. She married recently-returned missionary Norman Toone Erekson on July 11, 1952. After their marriage, she moved with Norman to both Iowa and Chicago as he worked on getting his degree in Veterinary Science. After returning to Utah, as he opened up the North Cache Veterinary Clinic in Richmond, she raised their six biological children as well as five foster children. She served with her husband as missionaries in Australia, Wisconsin, and at the Ogden Temple. During the same time, both she and her husband also participated in the historical reenaction group "The Mormon Battalion Association" - where she served as the Women's National Auxillary President between 2004-2009. On December 20, 2014, Norman died in their hometown, leaving her to live with her children and their descendents.

Citation

UPB files, June 6, 2016 (Annie Paul Erekson; b. 1931; m. July 11, 1952 to Norman Toone Erekson, six children and five foster children; lived in Iowa and Chicago, Ill.; est. North Cache Veterinary Clinic; missionary in Australia, Wisconsin, and Ogden Temple)

Billiongraves.com, via WWW, June 6, 2016 (Annie Paul Erekson; b. July 12, 1931)

The Valiant, Spring 2005: p. 7 (Annie P. Erekson; president of U.S. Mormon Battalion Auxiliary; resident of Roy, Utah)

The Valiant, Winter 2009: p. 2 (Annie P. Erekson; president of U.S. Mormon Battalion Auxiliary)

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Norman Toone and Annie P. Erekson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8840
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to the life of Norman Toone Erekson. Included are journals written by both Norman and his wife Annie detailing their everyday life, important church events (i.e. baptisms), etc; floppy and Zip disks containing files including Word documents on Church historical topics; and slides which include pictures on various trips the family has made including to Bangkok, Saigon, Greece, and Seattle. Materials dated 1938-2010.
Dates: 1938-2010

Norman Toone Erekson slides, 1938-1974

 Series — Carton: 8
Identifier: MSS 8840 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains glass/film slides pertaining to important various vacations the Erekson family took. Included locations the family traveled to include Australia, Seattle, Saigon, Greece, and Paris. Materials dated 1938-1974.
Dates: 1938-1974