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 Caroline <I>Sorenson</I> Mokstad

Caroline Sorenson Mokstad

Death 16 Jan 1911 (aged 55)
Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 100015618 · View Source
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Caroline Sorenson (or Sórum) was born in Suldal, Norway approx. 1857, immigrated to Chicago, Cook, Illinois in 1883 and shortly there after she married Nils Mokstad on 14 Aug 1883 in Chicago, Illinois, Nils was also born in Suldal, Norway. They had 4 children; they are Aaron Erin Mokstad (1884-1969), John Nickolas Mokstad (1886-1942) and Charlie A. Mokstad (1890-1891) who died at aged 7 months. Nils Mokstad died aged 39 yrs in 1892, shortly after the early death of their son, Charlie A. Mokstad.

Caroline Sorenson's maiden name is spell several ways on her birth, marriage and death records. The most probable spelling is one given in her Cook County, Illinois late birth record which was submitted when she and her husband needed to register their first child's birth record, that spelling is;" Sórum".

Cook County, Illinois, Birth Certificates Index, 1871-1922
Name: Caroline Soren
Birth Place: Norway
Spouse: Nils Mokstad
Child: Charlie A Mokstad
FHL Film Number: 1287735
Caroline Sórum
Niels Mokstad
Charlie A Mokstad

Bio by: Jennifer Heer Norman




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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100015618
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Caroline Sorenson Mokstad (Mar 1855–16 Jan 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100015618, citing Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by KJS (contributor 47179008) .