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Ole Johnsen Hallan[1]

Male 1799 - 1878  (79 years)


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  • Name Ole Johnsen Hallan  [2
    Born 5 Jun 1799  Stod Prestegjeld, Trondheim, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Dec 1878  Spring Grove, Houston, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Alternate birth: 16 Jun 1799 Haug Farm Ho Kvam
      1849, arrived in Racine County
      According to ministerial book of Stod parish he went to America in the spring 1849. His wife and children went after him to Houston County, Minn., probably in the summer 1850.

      After he got married Ole Joensen ran the vicarage Klingen Farm i Forr s. Stod p, and was residing on a cotter's farm there. Later the family was living on another cotter's farm, Brasetplass, Kvam s. In 1840 Ole bought the farm Haug Nord-Aunan, Kvam s. and paid for this 300 Daler. In 1849 he sold the farm, and emigrated to USA.
      Ole came to America, arriving in Racine County, WI in 1849. His wife Beret and Johannes, Martha, Ove and Andreas came to America a year later to Winneshiek County, Iowa making their home on Washington Prairie near Decorah, Iowa. [1, 4, 5]
    Person ID I2126  Mindrum
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2016 

    Father Joen Andersen Groetan,   b. 5 Apr 1746, Groetan Farm the Eastern Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1804, Haug/Ho Farm, Kvam s. Stod Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Margrethe Olsdatter Flekstad,   b. 1773, Fleckstad Farm East, Kvam s., Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1820, Haug Farm/Ho (No. 347), Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 7 Jul 1796  [4
    Family ID F1526  Group Sheet

    Family Berethe Andersdtr Haug,   b. 25 Mar 1802, Haug Farm Sør-Aunan(?), Kvam, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1880, Spring Grove, Houston, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 11 Sep 1823  Kvam, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Jonætha Hallan,   b. 26 Dec 1823,   d. 26 Apr 1826  (Age 2 years)
     2. Michael Anders Hallan Grindberg,   b. 8 Feb 1826, Klingplass, Forr s., Norway Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Margrethe Olsdaughter Hallan,   b. 7 Jan 1828, Brasetplass, Kvam s., Norway Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Johannes Olsen Hallan,   b. 25 Aug 1830, Brasetplass, Kvam s., Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1911, Spring Grove, Houston, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Martha Olsdaughter Hallan,   b. 3 Mar 1837, Brasetplass, Kvam s., Norway Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Ove Christian Johnsen Hallan,   b. 15 Jan 1841, Haug Farm Nord-Aunan, Kvam s., Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1925, Decorah, Winneshiek, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     7. Andreas Magnus Hallan,   b. 1 Nov 1845, Haug Farm Nord-Aunan, Kvam s., Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1920, Spring Grove, Houston, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F1527  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S37] Descendants of Ole Johnsen Hallan, Georgia Rosendahl, Historian in Spring Grove, MN, 15 Mar 2002.

    2. [S36]

    3. [S52] Year.

    4. [S60] Kjell Saxvik, letter to Ralph and Lorraine Anfinson, 27 Oct 1991.

    5. [S55]