1799 - 1878 (79 years)
||Ole Johnsen Hallan  |
||5 Jun 1799
||Stod Prestegjeld, Trondheim, Norway [1, 3]
||1 Dec 1878
||Spring Grove, Houston, Minnesota
- 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]
||21 Mar 2016 |
||Joen Andersen Groetan, b. 5 Apr 1746, Groetan Farm the Eastern , d. 1804, Haug/Ho Farm, Kvam s. Stod (Age 57 years) |
||Margrethe Olsdatter Flekstad, b. 1773, Fleckstad Farm East, Kvam s., Norway , d. 1820, Haug Farm/Ho (No. 347), Norway (Age 47 years) |
||7 Jul 1796 
||Berethe Andersdtr Haug, b. 25 Mar 1802, Haug Farm Sør-Aunan(?), Kvam, Norway , d. 8 Apr 1880, Spring Grove, Houston, Minnesota (Age 78 years) |
||11 Sep 1823
||Kvam, Norway 
| ||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 |
| ||3. Margrethe Olsdaughter Hallan, b. 7 Jan 1828, Brasetplass, Kvam s., Norway |
| ||4. Johannes Olsen Hallan, b. 25 Aug 1830, Brasetplass, Kvam s., Norway , d. 8 Sep 1911, Spring Grove, Houston, Minnesota (Age 81 years)|
| ||5. Martha Olsdaughter Hallan, b. 3 Mar 1837, Brasetplass, Kvam s., Norway |
| ||6. Ove Christian Johnsen Hallan, b. 15 Jan 1841, Haug Farm Nord-Aunan, Kvam s., Norway , d. 19 Oct 1925, Decorah, Winneshiek, Iowa (Age 84 years)|
| ||7. Andreas Magnus Hallan, b. 1 Nov 1845, Haug Farm Nord-Aunan, Kvam s., Norway , d. 1920, Spring Grove, Houston, Minnesota (Age 74 years)|
||14 Mar 2017 |
- [S37] Descendants of Ole Johnsen Hallan, Georgia Rosendahl, Historian in Spring Grove, MN, 15 Mar 2002.
- [S52] Year.
- [S60] Kjell Saxvik, letter to Ralph and Lorraine Anfinson, 27 Oct 1991.