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Sven August “Gust” Bergeson Westby

Male 1892 - 1982  (90 years)


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  • Name Sven August “Gust” Bergeson Westby  [1, 2
    Born 15 Mar 1892  Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Jun 1982  Crosby, Divide, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Buried Concordia Cemetery, Crosby, Divide, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Notes 
    • Immigrated to North Dakota in 1907; married three times, three children
      Single on 5 Jun 1917

      1920 US Census, North Dakota, Divide, Troy, Gust B. Westby, 27, immigrated to US 1907, naturalized 1914, born Norway, parents born Norway, farmer, rents farm, wife Marie C., 33, born ND, parens born Norway

      1930 US Census, North Dakota, Divide, Troy, Agust Westby, 38, first maried 28, owns radio, born Norway, immigrated 1907, farmer, wife Inga, 40, first married 29, born Norway, immigrated 1914, daughter Alice, 7, born ND, daughter Bernice, 7, born ND

      1940 US Census, North Daktoa, Divide, Troy, Gust B. Westby, 48, education 8, born Norway, farmer, wife Inga, 50, education 8, born Norway, daughter Bernice, 16, education H1, born ND, daughter Alice, 16, education H2, born ND [1, 5, 8, 9, 10]
    Person ID I40621  Mindrum
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2017 

    Father Berger Adolf Svendsen,   b. 16 Sep 1860 
    Mother Sofie Halvorsdatter,   b. 1859 
    Family ID F27676  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Marie Clara Moe,   b. 25 Feb 1887, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1923, Crosby, Divide, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F27678  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Inga Moen,   b. 1889, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958  (Age 69 years) 
    Married Abt 1920  [9
    Children 
     1. Alice Mathilda Westby,   b. 16 Feb 1923, Crosby, Divide, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1980, Lake Elsinore, Riverside, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. Bernice Westby,   b. 16 Feb 1923, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1947  (Age 23 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F27686  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Gina Semingson,   b. Dec 1891, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F27690  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S8579] Re: Comments, Monica Engebretsen.

    2. [S351] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, www.ancestry.com, Gust Bergeson Westby.

    3. [S16] Social Security Death Index.

    4. [S8582] 1920 United States Federal Census, ca 1893.

    5. [S351] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, www.ancestry.com.

    6. [S16] Social Security Death Index, Jun 1982.

    7. [S6231] www.findagrave.com.

    8. [S8582] 1920 United States Federal Census.

    9. [S8583] 1930 United States Federal Census.

    10. [S8584] 1940 United States Federal Census.