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Halfdan H Hanstad
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1865, Norway
Death: Feb. 28, 1938
Crookston
Polk County
Minnesota, USA

Death Claims H. H. Hanstad
Pioneer Vineland Township Farmer At Age of 72


Halfdan H. Hanstad, 72, pioneer Vineland Township, succumbed late Monday (February 28) at a local hospital to a long illness.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at the Hanstad farm home in Vineland Township and at two p.m. at the Sand Hill Lutheran church with the Rev. Louis Olson officiating. The body will lie in state from seven to nine p.m. Wednesday at the Stenshoel Funeral home here.

Mr. Hanstad was born March 10, 1865, in Norway and came to the United States 54 years ago, homesteading in Vineland township. He retired from active farming in 1920 and had since divided his time between Crookston and his farm home, since operated by his son.

He is survived by five sons: Hans H. at the farm home, Theodore, Ole, Helmer and Lawrence, all of Milwaukee; four daughters, Mrs. M. O. Hippe of Lankin, N. D.; Mrs. Clarence (Ragna) Shannon, of Hoople, N. D.; Mrs. John Thompson, of Climax and Nora of Crookston; a brother, Martin, of Climax, 31 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Mrs. Hanstad died in 1923. The Crookston Daily Times, March 1, 1938
 
 
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 Parents:
  Hans Nielsen Hanstad (1826 - 1898)
  Tonette Christoffersdatter Hanstad (1824 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Bergitte H Hanstad (1864 - 1923)
 
 Children:
  Clara Hanstad Hippe (1890 - 1984)*
  Hans Hanstad (1892 - 1979)*
  Ragnil Berthea Hanstad (1894 - 1894)*
  Ragna Berthea Hanstad Shannon (1896 - 1997)*
  Belva Hanstad Thompson (1900 - 1998)*
  Lawrence Hanstad (1904 - 1956)*
  Cora Mathilda Hanstad (1904 - 1911)*
  Nora Serine Hanstad Erickson (1906 - 2000)*
  Orvin George Hanstad (1909 - 1909)*
 
 Siblings:
  Severine Hanstad Berg (1855 - 1930)*
  Nathalia Hanstad Svendsen (1862 - 1920)*
  Halfdan H Hanstad (1865 - 1938)
  Martin Hanstad (1867 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sand Hill Lutheran Church Cemetery
Climax
Polk County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: Nancy Stout
Originally Created by: Maureen
Record added: Aug 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57393356
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