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Andrew Knud Overland[1]

Male 1834 - 1916  (82 years)


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  • Name Andrew Knud Overland  [2
    Born 4 Feb 1834  Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Jul 1916  Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried 3 Jul 1916  Highland Prairie Lutheran Church, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • no marker
    Notes 
    • Knute Overland, an old settler of Norway township, passed away Saturday morning at his home. The remains were laid to rest Monday. Deceased is survived by his wife. They had recently bought a home in this city and intended to leave the farm as soon as some improvements upon their new property were completed.

      Departed from Kragero, Norway on July 12, 1851 on the ship "Columbus"

      1870 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Knudt Johnson, 38, farmer, value of real estate 2300, value of personal estate 500, born Norway, Ellen Johnson, 26, keeping house, born Norway

      1875 MN State Census, Knud J. Overland, 41, Aslaug, 31, Norway Twp., p. 93

      1880 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Knut J. Overland, 46, farmer, born Norway, parents born Norway, wife Aslaug, 35 keeping house, born Norway, parents born Norway

      1885 MN State Census, Fillmore, Norway, Knud Johnson, 51, born Norway, Aslaug Johnson, 39, born Norway

      1900 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Knud Overland, born Feb 1834, age 66, married 34 years, born Norway, parents born Norway, immigrated to US 1851, resident 49 years, naturalization papers filed, farmer, owns farm free of mortgage, wife Aslaug, born Aug 1844, age 55, married 34 years, wife of 0 children 0 living, born Norway, parents born Norway, immigrated to US 1846, resident of US 54 years, Clara Christinson, 12, born KS, servant, Albert Austad, 17, born MN, farm laborer

      1905 MN State Census, Fillmore, Norway, Knud Johnson, 71, farmer, born Norway, wife Aslaug Johnson, 60, born Norway

      Alternate date of death: 7 Jun 1916
      Obituary dated 6 Jul 1916 says he died on Saturday morning. 7 Jun 1916 fell on a Wednesday.

      Settled on the farm directly north of the Johannes Overland farm where Maynard Eiken now lives. This is the farm that had the water rights to the spring where the settlers first obtained their water. The land in this area was all registered as school land and was registered as such when homesteaded. [3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10]
    Person ID I4133  Mindrum
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2018 

    Father Johannes Olavson Overland,   b. 7 Jul 1799, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1882, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Tone Olsdotter Kilen,   b. Abt 1802, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1877, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 1823 
    Family ID F1846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Aslaug Swenson,   b. 2 Aug 1843, Brunkeberg, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1932, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Last Modified 7 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F2913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S48] Overland Family History, Audrey Overland, Lorna Anderson, 1986.

    2. [S6231] www.findagrave.com.

    3. [S605] Knute Overland obituary, Tri-County Record, 6 Jul 1916.

    4. [S8161] Fillmore County Death Records, 1870-1940, Fillmore County Historical Society, Fountain, Minnesota.

    5. [S4237] 1870 United States Federal Census, Norway, Fillmore, Minnesota; Roll: T132_4; Page: 412; Family History Library Film: 830424.

    6. [S306] 1875 MN State Census, p. 91, Ancestry.com. Minnesota, Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.

    7. [S4236] 1880 United States Federal Census, Fillmore, Minnesota; Roll: 619; Page: 178B; Enumeration District: 066-.

    8. [S4243] Ancestry.com. Minnesota, Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.

    9. [S4245] 1900 United States Federal Census, Page: 2; Enumeration District: 0031; FHL microfilm: 1240763.

    10. [S4249] 1905 Minnesota State Census, Ancestry.com. Minnesota, Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.