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 Theodore “Ted” Broadland

Theodore “Ted” Broadland

Birth
Norway
Death 1931 (aged 62–63)
Burial Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA
Plot WABANANMY
Memorial ID 100048503 · View Source
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Theodore was born in Sundie Undel, Norway & at 19 came to America. By 1890, Ted & his brother, Peter, had found their weay to Sagola, where the worked in the shingle mill. They lived in the company boarding house, where Theodore met Selma. Selma had immigrated to the U.S. in 1893. Upon her arrival in Sagola, she had been working at the borading house. They were married Sept. 7, 1895 . They lived, for a short time, nextdoor to the house where their met. but the lumberjack boarders were not very good neighbors so the couple moved to a farm wheren they raised their 10 children: Gunhild-June 19, 1896; Elizabeth-Nov. 12, 1897; Walter-Nov. 27, 1899 & died Dec. 27, 1899; Elvera-Feb 4, 1901; Agnes-Nov. 4, 1903; Ralph-Feb. 17, 1905; Clara-Feb.10, 1907; Catherine-Feb.16,1909; Alice-March 21, 1911 & William Theodore-Dec.5-Dec.12, 1912.
Ted & Peter felt a responsibility for the family they left in Norway & reguarly sent money back to their homeland which helped to finance the education of their relatives.
More about this family can be found in "Sagola's Early Years, A History of Sagola, Michigan"


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BROADLAND
THEODORE
1869-1931
SELMA
1871-1939


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  • Created by: klh
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100048503
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Theodore “Ted” Broadland (4 Jul 1868–1931), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100048503, citing Iron Mountain Cemetery Park, Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by klh (contributor 47722765) .