wife of Albert married 1860, Nov 4 in Prairie du Chein, Wisconsin.
Thorine was a sister to Martine Johnson Loeng, who was mother of Lena Loeng Olsen who is also in this cemetery. Niece Lena
Thorine was also a sister of Ineborg Dehli Paint Creek Twp Allamakee Co. Iowa sister Ingeborg It is probable that Thurine and Albert sent letters to the Paint Creek area and told family members of land opportunities in Cedar County NE. Mari Bottolfsen would have heard of these opportunities from her sister in Law Martine Johnson Loeng as well as from Ingeborg Daeli. This, in all probability was the reason for Martin and Mari Bottolfsen and the Olsen and Anderson family coming to the Paragon community.