|Birth: ||Jun. 24, 1832|
Morten was born in Kaupanger, Norway, in a small village near Sogndal. He married Anna Anderson, and they had seven children: John Mortenson Westrum, Christie Mortenson Johnson, Emma Mortenson Oftedahl, Dora Mortenson Barsnes, Christine Mortenson Oftedahl, and Ole Mortenson. Morten died of cancer at the age of 56, at which time all of his children except Christine and Ole had gone to America. In 1891, Anna and her two remaining children emigrated to America. Christine was my grandmother.
Sogn og Fjordane fylke, Norway
Created by: Don Oftedahl
Record added: Apr 19, 2008
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