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Catharine A (Carrie) Lundmark – Dressmaker

Catharine A. Johnson Lundmark was born in Stockholm, Sweden on November 25, 1864. She also went by the name Carrie.

In 1884 she married John (Jonas) Lundmark, a carpenter, while still in Sweden. Jonas, Carrie and their two sons immigrated to the U.S. in 1892. She and Jonas had three children in all, John (Arvid), Peter (Alof) and Ruth. Ruth, who was born in Illinois in 1894, married Roy Miers and moved to Indianapolis.

In the early part of the 20th century, Carrie had a seamstress business called Mrs. Lundmark Dressmaking which was located at 918 S State Street in Lockport.

According to the 1900 and 1910 census, the Lundmarks had a home at 222 E 11th Street, which was where she later moved her dressmaking business.  

During the 1940’s, Carrie spent some time living in Saint Petersburg, FL. She died at the Wildwood Nursing Home in Indianapolis, IN on June 19, 1949 at age 85.