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James Johnson
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1846
Ringsaker
Hedmark fylke, Norway
Death: Sep. 20, 1929
Coulee
Mountrail County
North Dakota, USA

James Johnson was born Jens Johannessen H°isveen in Ringsaker,Hedmark, Norway on 20 October 1846. He emigrated to America in 1859 with his parents and siblings. They originally settled in West Salem, Wisconsin. On April 29,1870 he married Pernille Thomasdatter Hjemle in Onalaska,Wi. That year they moved to Belmond, Iowa where they raised a family (six boys and four girls). In 1894, they moved first back to West Salem, then on to Blair, Wisconsin. James and Pernille later moved to Minnesota, then on to Coulee, North Dakota.


Son of Johannes Johnson and Marthe Andersdatter Johnson born Oct. 20,1846 Sveen, Ringsaker Norway Wife Pernille Thompson Johnson. lived West Salem Wi, Belmond, Iowa,Blair Wi.10 children: Joseph(1871-1872),Julia(1872-1956),Malena(1874-1925),Thaddeus(1876-1942),Adelia(1878-1955),Joseph J.(1881-1960),Gena(1883-1960),Kasper(1885-1953),Adolph L.(1890-1891),& Jens Adolphus(1892-1971).

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Johnson (1817 - 1897)
  Martha Johnson (1820 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Pernille (Hjemle) Thompson Johnson (1852 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Julia J Johnson Hukee (1872 - 1956)*
  Malena Johnson (1874 - 1925)*
  Thaddeus Johnson (1876 - 1942)*
  Joseph J Johnson (1881 - 1960)*
  Gena Johnson Hanson (1883 - 1960)*
  Kasper Johnson (1885 - 1953)*
  Adolph Lauritz Johnson (1890 - 1891)*
  Jens Adolphus Johnson (1892 - 1971)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Johnson (1846 - 1929)
  Agnette Johnson Fuhre (1848 - 1930)*
  Ella Johnson (1854 - 1926)*
  Knut Johnson (1857 - ____)*
  Lewis (Lars) Johnson (1859 - 1936)*
  Charles J. Johnson (1860 - 1946)*
  Martin Johnson (1863 - 1939)*
  Tilda Johnson Gudmundson (1865 - 1935)*
  Lena Johnson (1868 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Coulee Cemetery
Coulee
Mountrail County
North Dakota, USA
 
Maintained by: Ernie Johnson
Originally Created by: Herb Schwede
Record added: May 12, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6410719
James Johnson
Added by: Ernie Johnson
 
James Johnson
Added by: Herb Schwede
 
James Johnson
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Added by: Herb Schwede
 
 
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Born in Norway
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- Ernie Johnson
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