Feb. 22, 1856 Palmyra Jefferson County Wisconsin, USA
Sep. 13, 1913 Renville County Minnesota, USA
Svenung was the youngest of six children born to Lief Leifsen and Gunhild Tinnes. His older siblings were:
Leif Tinnes b 9-26-1847 d 11-22-1884 He married Margaret Hogxtl (1850-1916) Lewis Lars Tinnes b 6-27-1848 d 3-13-1937 He married Martha Marie Erickson (1851-1911)Then married Grace Venner West in 1923. Anne Tinnes b 1850 and d after 1880.She married Oliver Hogxtl (brother of Margaret Hogxtl) Ole L Tinnes b 1-21-1852 d 1-15-1941. He married Oline Petrine Olsdatter Totdal Erickson (1855-1935) Thone Tina Tinnes b 2-14-1854. She married Peter Erickson son of Styrk and Ranghild Erickson.
Svenung married Margaret "Maggie" Ericson in 1886 in Palmyra, MN.(1857-1909) He then married Annie C Nelson on 8-25-1909. He was a prominent Palmyra farmer.