|Birth: ||Jun. 19, 1829|
Oystre Slidre Herad
Oppland County, Norway
|Death: ||Apr. 7, 1895|
He immigrated with his family in 1852 by way of the Great Lakes, where the steamship they were on (The Atlantic)was sunk in Lake Erie in a ship collision on the 20th of August. All in the family survived the accident.
He enlisted as a private in Company H, Unassigned 22nd Regiment, during the Civil War, 5 Jan 1865-17 May 1865. He was named Knut Sandness in the burial records, from the name of the home farm on Windingstad in Valdres, Norway.
Anne Torgersdotter Strande Thompson (1821 - 1889)
Jambo Creek Cemetery
Created by: Jim Ellingboe
Record added: May 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90562274