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Olaus J. Eggebakken[1]

Male 1860 - 1933  (~ 72 years)


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  • Name Olaus J. Eggebakken  [2
    Born Jul 1860  Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Feb 1933  Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Highland Prairie Lutheran Church, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • Because of so many people having the Johnson name when they came to America, they took his mother's name Eggebakken.

      Alternative given name: Olavus
      Olaus J. Eggelbakken in MN Death Index
      Alternative birthplace: Shoren, Norway

      1900 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Olaus Eggebakken, age 39, born Jul 1860 in Iowa, married 17 years, farmer, with wife Bergit, age 41, born Mar 1859 in Norway, mother of 7 children, 6 living, emigrated to US in 1860, children John, 15, born Nov 1884, Oscar, 13, born Jan 1887, Gusta 9, born Dec 1890, Melvin 7, born Jan 1893, Thea, 4, born Aug 1895, Inga, 2, born Mar 1898, brother Peder, 35, born Nov 1864

      1910 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, O.J. Eggebakken, age 49, married 26 years, born IA, farmer, with wife Bergit, age 52, mother of 7 children, 6 living, children John Albert 25, Melving 17, Gusta, 19, Thea 14, Inga 12

      1930 US Census, MInnesota, Fillmore, Rushford, Olaus Eggebakken, age 69, widower, with daughter Augusta Ebner, age 38, widow, grandchildren Vernon E., 12, Norman G. 11, Helen E. 9 [1, 3, 4, 6, 7]
    Person ID I5008  Mindrum
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2014 

    Father John Johnson Eggebakken,   d. Dec  
    Mother Marit Pederson,   d. Dec  
    Family ID F3513  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bergit Berland,   b. 1859, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1930  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 28 Jul 1883 
    Children 
     1. John Albert Eggebakken,   b. 28 Nov 1884, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1955, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Martin Oscar Eggebakken,   b. 23 Jan 1887, Climax, Polk, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1959, Cascade Co., Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     3. Gunel Eggebakken,   b. 1888,   d. 1888  (Age 0 years)
     4. Gusta Amalie Eggebakken,   b. 15 Dec 1890, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1991, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
     5. Andrew Melvin Eggebakken,   b. 14 Jan 1893,   d. 17 Jun 1984, Polson, Lake, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     6. Thea Eggebakken,   b. 5 Aug 1895, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1986, Centralia, Marion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     7. Inga Amanda Eggebakken,   b. 28 Mar 1898, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1990, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 8 Feb 2002 
    Family ID F3366  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Eggebakken, Olaus and Bergit Berland
    Eggebakken, Olaus and Bergit Berland

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

    2. [S566] 1880 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, District 66.

    3. [S576] 1900 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, District 31.

    4. [S111] Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002, www.ancestry.com.

    5. [S6231] www.findagrave.com.

    6. [S574] 1910 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, District 30.

    7. [S650] 1930 US Census, MInnesota, Fillmore, Rushford, District 31.