|Birth: ||Jan. 18, 1840|
Oppland fylke, Norway
|Death: ||Jul. 31, 1920|
Five Points (Richland County)
Martha was born in Nęsbakken 80/00, Gran, Brandbu, Hadeland , Oppland Co., Norway. The actual date of birth was obtained from the Parish records in Hadeland, Norway.
She came to Akan Township with her husband and 7 children (1 more child was born in the USA) to Chicago for a short time then near Boscobel in 1885, then to a farm in Akan Township in 1887 until her death.
She died on July 31, 1920 and the funeral was held on Aug 3, 1920 at her home at 9:30am and from the Richland Church, Five Points with Rev F.J. Swenson officiating.
The log cabin pictured is where the family lived in Gran, Hadeland, Norway until they came to the USA.
Martha is my great grandmother.
Five Points Cemetery
Created by: Donald Paul Anderson
Record added: Jan 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32870567