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 Peter O Nelsestuen, Sr

Peter O Nelsestuen, Sr

Birth
Norway
Death 6 Feb 1914 (aged 75)
Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Ettrick, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 153863507 · View Source
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Peter O Nelson was born in Syndreland, that country, October 3, 1838; his wife Christiana (Haguestuen) was born in Biri, February 6, 1845. About 1860 they came to the United States, settling in Trempealeau County, and soon after on the farm where the subject of this sketch now lives, which Peter Nelsestuen cleared and improved and on which he resided until his death February 6, 1914. His wife Christiana now resides in Beaver Creek Valley, Ettrick Township, with her daughter, Tillie, Mrs. Sever Twesme.

They had a family of eight children:
1. Ole P of Thief River Falls, Minnesota;
2. Tillie, widow of Siver Twesme;
3. Minnie, now Mrs. H. Gangnon of Superior, Wisconsin;
4. Clara, now Mrs. Lewis Twesme of Superior, Wisconsin;
5. Peter C of South Beaver Creek, Ettrick Township;
6. Thomas P., subject of this sketch, and
7. John and
8. Otto Julius (1879-1935) of Minneapolis. Married Dena Herreid.

History of Trempealeau County 1917


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  • Created by: Cyndi Berg Jearman
  • Added: 17 Oct 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 153863507
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter O Nelsestuen, Sr (3 Oct 1838–6 Feb 1914), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153863507, citing French Creek Lutheran Cemetery, Ettrick, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Cyndi Berg Jearman (contributor 48225207) .