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Nels Hans Herness
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1867, Norway
Death: Jan. 5, 1911
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Son of Henrik Herness and Bollette Olsen of Norway. Husband of Kristine Petrea Moller. Nels was a cabinet maker/carpenter. "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1939, 1955-1994," index, FamilySearch (

According to Ellis Island records, Nils H. Hernas arrived in Ellis Island on Jun 11, 1907 on the ship Oscar II. He was married, age 40. Last place of residence: Kjobenhorn, Norway. Departure port was Christiania. "New York, Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," index, FamilySearch (

Family links: 
  Hans Henrik Olsen Hernes (1834 - 1921)
  Bolette Andrea Nilsen Hernes (1838 - 1919)
  Christine Petrea Miller Rasmuson (1882 - 1960)*
  Henrik Raymond Herness (1910 - 1994)*
  Aase Hernes Gudahl (1865 - 1943)*
  Nels Hans Herness (1867 - 1911)
  Caroline A Hernes Dahl (1878 - 1947)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Note: There may be variations in the spelling of his name. This is how it is recorded on the death certificate.
Mount Olive Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Adriane
Record added: Jul 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93736492
Nels Hans Herness
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Nels Hans Herness
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