Sep. 6, 1834 Gaupne Sogn og Fjordane fylke, Norway
May 27, 1909 Fosston Polk County Minnesota, USA
Son of Peder Sjursen Øvrebø & Anna Johannesdatter Sjøtun
Born at Ovrebo farm in Hafslo parish of Luster Co., Sogn og Fjordane, Norway on 6 Sept 1834, Anders pg 85
Married Gertrude Fardahl, 13 Aug 1858, Goodhue County, Minnesota
Children Anna Overby Gjerde, Anfin Overby, Susanna Overby Marum, Christina Overby Hill, Peter Overby, Lena Mattie Overby Hughart, Susan "Severena" Overby Westby, Joseph Andrew Overby, George Overby, Georgia Jensine Overby Gannett
The Crookston Daily Times, June 5, 1909 page 5 A Brandsvold Citizen Gone--Andrew P. Overby, a resident five miles north of Fosston, in the town of Brandsvold, died at his home on Thursday, May 27th, from septicaemia. He is survived by his wife and a family of nine children, five boys and six girls, two others having preceded their father to the grave. Mr. Overby was 74 years, 8 months and 21 days old at his death. Since residing in Brandsvold he had enjoyed the respect and esteem of his neighbors, who deeply mourn his demise. The funeral was held from the United church, Fosston, on Saturday afternoon, several members of the family from other places being present.