|Birth: ||Jun. 28, 1870|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 1923|
Martha Olson was born Jun 20, 1870, in Iowa. She was baptized on Jun 29, 1870, in the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in McGregor, Iowa. Her parents were Stephen Olson (1829-1891), and Ingrid Bachman (1840-1920), both born in Sweden.
The family came to the United States in 1869, staying in Michigan for a short time, and then moving to McGregor, Clayton County, Iowa. In 1881, they again moved and settled in Teien, Kittson County, Minnesota.
Martha had her confirmation on Nov 16, 1890, in the Skjeberg Lutheran Church in Teien, Minnesota.
Martha had eleven brothers and sisters: Ole (Soren Olaf) Olson, born in Sweden (1859-1940), Emeline Emma (Ingeborg) Olson-Fertig, born in Sweden (1861-1948), Mary/Maria S. Olson-Goar, born in Sweden (1864-1947), Ingrin Olson, born in Sweden (1867-1891), John Eric (Johan Erik) Olson, born in Iowa (1874-1958), Louis (Lars Johan) Olson, born in Iowa (1876-1956), Peter Olson, born in Iowa (1878-1879), Annie Christine Olson-McDearmon, born in Iowa (1880-1926), Ida H. Olson-Davidson, born in Minnesota (1881-1957), Eva Carolyn Olson-Felt, born in Minnesota (1884-1960), and Bebe Olson, born in Minnesota (1885-died in infancy).
Martha never married and lived with her mother. She died a little over two years after her mother passed away. Martha is buried in the Drayton Cemetery, Pembina County, North Dakota.
Stephen Olson (1829 - 1891)
Ingrid Bachman Olson (1840 - 1920)
Ole Olson (1859 - 1940)*
Emeline Ingeborg Olson Fertig (1861 - 1948)*
Mary S. Olson Goar (1864 - 1947)*
Ingrin Olson (1867 - 1891)*
Martha Olson (1870 - 1923)
John Eric Olson (1874 - 1958)*
Louis J. Olson (1876 - 1956)*
Anna Christine Olson McDearmon (1880 - 1926)*
Ida H. Olson Davidson (1882 - 1957)*
Eva Carolyn Olson Felt (1884 - 1960)*
North Dakota, USA
Created by: Shirley Bradley
Record added: Jul 12, 2009
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