Our Family Genealogy Pages

Home Page  |  What's New  |  Photos  |  Histories  |  Headstones  |  Reports  |  Surnames


First/Given Name(s):


Last/Surname:



Halvor Erickson[1]

Male 1829 - 1904  (74 years)


Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Halvor Erickson 
    Born 27 Aug 1829  Seljord, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 May 1904  Bratsberg, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6
    • ae 73-1-16
    Buried 7 May 1904  Highland Prairie Lutheran Church, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Notes 
    • Alternate birth date: November, 1829
      Alternate birth date: 12 Aug 1829
      Alternate marriage date: 12 Nov 1854
      On 9 Sep 1851, he left Norway for America. He spent two years in Wisconsin and Iowa, then came to Minnesota, settling on the farm where he resided up to his death

      1865 Minnesota Census, Fillmore, Norway Township, Entry #92, Halver Erickson, Chalenda, Ingebor, John H., Tilda Marie

      1870 MN Census, Norway, Fillmore Co., p. 28, Halvor Erickson, age 41, farmer, value of real estate 4500, value of personal estate 925, born Norway, US citizen

      1880 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Halvor Erickson, 50, farmer, born Norway, with wife Kari 48, born Norway, children Esabel H. 20, John H. 18, Tilda Marie 16, Elena 14, Stephen 12, Ole H. 7, Carl H. 6

      Listed in 1885 MN State Census: Halvor Erickson, 55, Kari, 52, Steiner, 16, Ole, 13, Carl, 11, Norway Twp., p. 14

      1900 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Norway, Halvor Erickson, born Aug 1829, age 70, married 45 years, born Norway, parents born Norway, immigrated to US in 1850, resident for 50 years, naturalized citizen, no occupation, owns farm free of mortgage, wife Karrie, born Sept 1831, age 68, married 45 years, mother of 12 children 6 living, born Norway, parents born Norway, immigrated to US in 1851, resident for 49 years [4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13]
    Person ID I5257  Mindrum
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2016 

    Father Eirik Steinarsson √ėvland,   b. 1785,   d. 1861, Ovland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Ingebjorg Olavsdtr. Ulsnes,   d. Dec  
    Family ID F3684  Group Sheet

    Family Kari Overland,   b. 9 Sep 1831, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1914, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1854  Decorah, Winneshiek, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Erik Erickson,   b. 27 Nov 1856, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1862/1868  (Age 11 years)
     2. Ingabor Isabelle Erickson,   b. 4 Jan 1860, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1921, La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     3. John H. Erickson,   b. 13 Jan 1862, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1892  (Age 30 years)
     4. Tilla Marie Erickson,   b. 24 Nov 1863, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1942, Hennepin Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Lena Erickson,   b. 30 Dec 1865, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1938, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     6. Stenar Eriksen,   b. 4 May 1868, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1954  (Age 85 years)
     7. Hans Edward Erickson,   b. 7 May 1870, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874  (Age 3 years)
     8. Hilda Mathilde Erickson,   b. 1872,   d. 14 Sep 1872  (Age 0 years)
     9. Ole H. Erickson,   b. 1 Apr 1872, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1960  (Age 88 years)
     10. Carl Halvor Erickson,   b. 5 Apr 1874, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1944, Rugby, Pierce, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     11. Hannah T. Erickson,   b. 1878,   d. 18 Oct 1878  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F2912  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    Erickson, Halvor
    Erickson, Halvor

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

    2. [S5066]

    3. [S8462] Birth and death registers, 1871-1907, 12 Aug 1829, p. 51, no. 9.

    4. [S644]

    5. [S8161]

    6. [S8462] Birth and death registers, 1871-1907, p. 51, no. 9.

    7. [S8163]

    8. [S610]

    9. [S361]

    10. [S150]

    11. [S566]

    12. [S94] 1885 Minnesota State Census.

    13. [S5415]