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Martha Olsdatter Christenson
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Birth: Aug., 1793
Akershus fylke, Norway
Death: Mar. 28, 1870
Freeborn County
Minnesota, USA

Father: Ole Olsen
Mother: Anne Christensdatter

Married: Gerhard Christensen
July 17, 1814
Hurdal, Akershsus, Norway

They came to America in May of 1861 with several family members including their son Johannes Gerhardson-Hallum and his family.
They settled in the Manchester, Freeborn County, Area.
After her death her husband moved to Otter Tail County, Minnesota and started a Homestead where he gave to his son Anders before his death.
He died in Aurdal Township, Otter Tail County, Minn.or with his son Ole Gerhardson and his family in Hawk Creek, Renville County, Minnesota. No family member can say for sure that he died with their relatives or where he is buried.
Martha and Gerhard had 9 children.
1.Christen Gerhardson-Hagen
Manchester,Freeborn Co.,Minnesota
2.Anne Gerhardson-Oleson
3.Bertha Gerhardson-Olson
Manchester, Freeborn Co.,Minnesota
4.Christina Gerhardson
Born and died in Hurdal, Norway
5.Ole Gerhardson
Hawk Creek, Renville Co.,Minnesota
6.Johannes Gerhards-Hallum
Manchester, Freeborn Co.,Minnesota
7.Nils Gerhardson
Born and died in Hurdal, Norway
8.Kari Gerhardson-Jonassen
9.Anders Gerhardson
Aurdal, Otter Tail Co.,Minnesota

Family links: 
  Bertha Gerhardson Olson (1817 - 1897)*
  Christian Gerhardson Hagen (1820 - 1891)*
  Ole Gerhardson Rosaasen (1821 - 1899)*
  Johannes Gerhardson-Hallum (1826 - 1896)*
  Anders Gerhardson (1828 - 1908)*
*Calculated relationship
West Freeborn Cemetery
Freeborn County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: julrene thornberg
Record added: Jul 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55687681


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