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Gunder Peterson
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Birth: Aug. 23, 1846
Bo
Telemark fylke, Norway
Death: Mar. 15, 1907
Todd County
Minnesota, USA

Gunder was born in Norway the eldest child of John and Andrea Peterson. He came to America with his parents at age 7 and settled in Maiden Rock, Pierce County, Wisconsin. There he married Anna or Lena Nelson. They moved to South Dakota in the fall of 1883 and lived there for 7 years. He came to Todd County and settled on his farm in 1890 where he lived until his death.
Gunder had four children: Alma, Hallie, Hiram and George. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Peterson (1821 - 1878)
  Andrea Gundersdatter Peterson (1825 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Tollena Nelson Hanson (1860 - 1948)
 
 Children:
  Alma Carolyn Peterson Holmen (1882 - 1963)*
  Hattie Peterson McKindley (1884 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gunder Peterson (1846 - 1907)
  Inger Peterson Anderson (1848 - 1930)*
  Kirsten Maria Peterson Potts (1851 - 1892)*
  Martha Peterson Burns (1853 - 1937)*
  Peter J. Peterson (1855 - 1932)*
  Stephen Peterson (1857 - 1937)*
  Anna Peterson Melsby (1860 - 1942)*
  George Washington Peterson (1864 - 1952)*
  Abraham Lincoln Peterson (1866 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Long Prairie
Todd County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Lisa Moschkau
Record added: Feb 02, 2013
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Gunder Peterson
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Gunder Peterson
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Gunder Peterson
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Born in Norway
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 Added: Sep. 11, 2015
 
 
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