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Ole Garder
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1815, Norway
Death: unknown
Rock Grove
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA

Ole O. Garder, farmer, Sec. 2; P.O. Davis; born in Norway, about ninety miles from Christiana (renamed Oslo 1925), the capital, Sept. 18, 1815; while in Norway, he followed peddling; in June, 1842 he came to New York, then to Jefferson Prairie, Rock Co., Wis., and soon after moved to Stephenson Co., and bought a claim of L. Marsh, for $235; he now owns 275 acres of land; built his house in 1855, his barn 1877, and in 1842 was married to Miss Carrie Qvisle, of Norway; their family consists of eight children Ole E., Liddie, now Mrs. Baker; Betsy, Caroline, Jane, Lewis, Helen, now Mrs. Patterson; Anna, now Mrs. Gadlset; an infant, and a child named Anna, now dead. Mr. Garder has held school and township offices; in politics, a Republican; the family attend the Lutheran church. 
 
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 Children:
  Lydia Garder Becker (1844 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Grove Cemetery
Rock Grove
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Jim Smith
Record added: Apr 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89386399
Ole Garder
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