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(John) Johnny Overland[1]

Male 1852 - 1931  (78 years)


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  • Name (John) Johnny Overland 
    Born 25 Jul 1852  Skooponong, Walworth, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    HEAL Cause of death: heart disease  [2
    Died 27 Jan 1931  Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 31 Jan 1931  Highland Prairie Lutheran Church, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Farm in Norway Township, sec 16, O 89.29 ac (74)

      1880 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway,John O. Overland, 27, farm worker, born WI, parents born Norway, wife Gundau, 26, keeping house, born Norway, parents born Norway, son Ole Helmer, 1, born MN, daughter Signe Calina, 1/12, born April, born MN, living next to Gunlaug's mother's family, Signe Rorhellen (Royrhelle)

      1885 MN State Census, Town of Rushford, Fillmore Co., John O. Overland, age 32, born WI, Gunlaug, age 31, born Norway, Ole H. 6, S.K. 5, Hans 3, Baby 0

      1895 Minnesota State Census, Fillmore, Norway, pages 3-4, #23, Johnie Overland 43, Aslaug 41, Ole 17, Carrie 15, Hans 13, Gynther 9, Maria 6, (No Edward?), Johanes 2

      1900 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, John Overland, born July 1852, age 47, married 24 years, born WI, farmer, with wife Gunlau, born Apr 1854, age 46, mother of 10 children 8 living, born Norway, children Ole born July 1878, age 21, farm labor, Calina born Apr 1880, age 20, servant, Hans, born Jan 1882, age 18, farm labor, Gynther born Apr 1885, age 15, Maria born July 1887, age 12, Edward born Jan 1889, age 11, Johannes born Jan 1893, age 7, Tina born July 1895, age 4

      1910 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, John J. Overland, 57, married once for 32 years, farmer, with wife Gunlaug, 56, mother of 10 children 8 living, children Edward 21, Maria 22, Johannes 17, Tina 14

      1920 MN Census, Norway Twp., Fillmore Co., John J. Overland, owns farm, free of mortgage, age 67, born WI, parents born Norway, not able to speak English, farmer, with wife Gonlou 65, son Johanas 26, adopted son Leonard Hanson 16, next to farm of Steinar J. and Gjorgina Overland. [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]
    Person ID I4141  Mindrum
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2012 

    Father Ole Johanneson Overland,   b. 20 Sep 1823, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1890, Bratsberg, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Gunhild Franson Rui,   b. 1825, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1882, Bratsberg, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 1850  [10
    Family ID F2909  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gunlaug Royrhelle,   b. 26 Mar 1854, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1925, La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1877  Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Ole Helmer Overland,   b. 21 Jul 1878, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1929, Ambrose, Divide, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     2. Signe Calena "Carrie" Overland,   b. 22 Apr 1880, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1965, La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Hans Overland,   b. 2 Jan 1882, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1956, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     4. Gynther1 Overland,   b. 24 Feb 1884, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1884, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Gynther J. Overland,   b. 30 Apr 1885, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1964, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. Marie Gunhild Overland,   b. 28 Jul 1887, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1969, Winona, Winona, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     7. Edward Overland,   b. 22 Jan 1889, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1968, Decorah, Winneshiek, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     8. Signe Overland,   b. 18 Aug 1890,   d. 20 Oct 1890, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. (Johannes) Johnnie Overland,   b. 29 Jan 1893, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1975, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     10. Tena Overland,   b. 7 Jul 1895, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1973, Glendale Hospital, Glendale, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     11. Leonard Hanson,   b. Abt 1904, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Photos
    Overland, Johnny & Gunlaug Family
    Overland, Johnny & Gunlaug Family
    Back: Signe Calena, Gynther, Hans, Ole
    MIddle: Marie, Johnny, Johnie, Gunlaug, Edward
    Front: Tina
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2002 
    Family ID F2918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Overland, Johnny burial record
    Overland, Johnny burial record

    Headstones
    Overland, John and Gunlou and Pauline
    Overland, John and Gunlou and Pauline
    Overland, John
    Overland, John

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

    2. [S609] John J. Overland obituary, Tri-County Record, 5 Feb 1931.

    3. [S6308] 1880 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Enum. Dist. 66, page 6.

    4. [S38] 1928 Farmers’ Directory of Norway Township, from the 1928 Atlas and Farmers’ Directory of Fillmore County, Minnesota.

    5. [S94] 1885 Minnesota State Census.

    6. [S2588] 1895 Minnesota State Census, Fillmore, Norway.

    7. [S2610] 1900 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Enum. Dist. 31, sheet 9A.

    8. [S2611] 1910 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Enum. Dist. 30, sheet 2B.

    9. [S105] 1920 MN Census, Norway Twp., Fillmore Co., Enum. Dist. 28, p. 2B.

    10. [S610] History of Fillmore County, Minnesota, Franklyn Curtiss-Wedge, 1912, p. 1036.

    11. [S607] Gunlaug Overland obituary, Tri-County Record, 20 Aug 1925.