|Birth: ||Jun. 24, 1870, Norway|
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 1903|
Born in Norway, Kristen journeyed to the United States at the age of sixteen or seventeen and worked on the farms of his brothers, Enok and Adolph. In a tragic turn of events, Kris was kicked to death by a horse on the Gisch place,* just after his betrothal to a girl in Norway. His wedding suit, tailored in and sent from Norway, arrived a the local store later and Enok purchased it. Kristen Westwick is buried in the Rose Grove Cemetery.
* This farm is not positively identified, but is believed to be north of Williams, Iowa, in Hamilton County.
The Westwick Tree by Russell Enokson, 1970.
Jacob Andreas Peterson Vistvik (1816 - 1888)
Anne Bergithe Enoksdatter Vistvik (1828 - 1903)
Peder Jacobsen Westvik (1850 - 1923)*
Enock Jacobsen Westwick (1852 - 1933)*
Bertha D Westwick Harsted (1858 - 1899)*
Jacob John Westvig (1860 - 1924)*
Berthel Jacobson Goa Westvik (1863 - 1949)*
Adolph Jacobsen Westwick (1866 - 1949)*
Kristen Jacobson Westwick (1870 - 1903)
Rose Grove Cemetery
Created by: NLColes
Record added: Jun 03, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111745515
Very sad....rest in peace...|
Added: Jul. 16, 2015
Added: Oct. 9, 2014