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Johannes Botalson Berquam
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Birth: Oct., 1823
Aurland kommune
Sogn og Fjordane fylke, Norway
Death: Feb. 2, 1913
Houston County
Minnesota, USA

Johannes immigrated from Flom, Norway to Koskonong, Wisconsin in 1847. Moving furthur west, he settled in Black Hammer and married Mari Otterness. Eight children were born to this family. The Berkvam-Otterness farm in Norway was purchased by the Flom community to be a museum. The houses were in good condition back in the 1980's and contained hand made furniture dating back to 1826-1846 made by Ole Otterness.
Family links: 
  Mari Otterness Berquam (1828 - 1908)
  Ingeborg Roselle Berquam Aaberg (1854 - 1936)*
  Botolf Berquam (1856 - 1931)*
  Christina Berqvam (1856 - 1888)*
  Johan Berquam (1862 - 1863)*
  Klingenberg Berquam (1864 - 1932)*
*Calculated relationship
Faith Lutheran Church Cemetery
Black Hammer
Houston County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: Bob & Sandi Hamilton
Record added: Apr 01, 2009
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Johannes Botalson Berquam
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Johannes Botalson Berquam
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Berekvam Station is a railway station in Aurland, Norway, on the Flåm Line.
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 Added: Sep. 2, 2017

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 Added: Apr. 1, 2009

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