SIGNE AND ELSA PETERSÉN
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When Peg was little, Anna and Johan had
Signe Petersén ("Sigge Stark") and her sister as boarders.
photo to the left - in the hospital) worked as a circus performer
(riding) but became ill (tuberculosis) and died. She had a child of
mixed race and wanted Anna to adopt the boy, but Anna found that it
would be financially impossible. They already had too many children
and too little money.
|Signe used to draw for Peg. These are two examples: (click to enlarge)|
Signe became an author of adventure/love stories, and also about animals. She was very famous in Sweden. She married a farmer, Björnberg, and lived in the province of Värmland.
Her obituary ---->
More material about Sigge Stark: http://siggestark.se/referensmaterial/skrifter.html