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Amanda Elizabeth Torkelson Cordz
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Birth: 1869, Norway
Death: Jan. 26, 1910
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA

Information provided by Katherine Torkelson:
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Sophia Torkelson Helland, Amanda Torkelson Cordz and Papa Torkelson emigrated with Henry Cordz to the United States the Spring of 1889.

Amanda and Henry Cords or Cordz lived for a time in San Antonio, TX but she and her husband Henry Cords traveled to all of the sawmill towns in the Western United States. Henry Cordz worked with the sawmills and it was Henry who gave Papa Torvald Theodor Torkelson his first job.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Tobias Terkelsen (1827 - 1905)
  Maren Sofie Elizabeth Eliasdatter Terkelsen (1837 - 1882)
 
 Children:
  Henrietta Cordz Juul (1902 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amanda Elizabeth Torkelson Cordz (1869 - 1910)
  Torvald Theodore Torkelson (1879 - 1955)*
  Sophie Terkelson Helland (1882 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 3, Lot 1133
 
Created by: Geno-seeker
Record added: Jan 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63567347
Amanda Elizabeth <i>Torkelson</i> Cordz
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Amanda Elizabeth <i>Torkelson</i> Cordz
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Amanda Elizabeth <i>Torkelson</i> Cordz
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Born Nov. 17, 1869 on the farm Glytningsvaag in Høvåg, Aust-Agder fylke, Norway. (Source church book "Høvåg: 1859-1877, Ministerialbok").
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 Added: Sep. 27, 2015

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 Added: Jun. 16, 2012
 
 
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