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 Helga <I>Olson</I> Aasby

Helga Olson Aasby

Death Jul 1935 (aged 74)
Hyde County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Highmore, Hyde County, South Dakota, USA
Plot Blk 6 Lot 115 Sec 4
Memorial ID 83995612 · View Source
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Helga Olson was born Helga Olasdatter Navalsaker to Ola Navalsaker and his wife Racheal Flore on June 20, 1861, at Navalsaker, Sogn of Fjordane, Norway.

She sailed to America, along with two of her sisters, and her future husband, Hans Peder Aasby, arriving at Port Huron, Michigan on May 29, 1881.

Hans and Helga were married April 17, 1886 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

She and Hans made their first home in a sod house in Loomis Twp., Hyde County, South Dakota.

Their children who reached adulthood were:
Marie Olane - m. Amund Hanson as his second wife.
Paul Robert - m. Mae Dobson - 8 children.
Ole Alfred - m. Anne Engen.
Louis Rolf - m. Sarah L. Stangeland - 3 children.
Ellen Olga - never married.
Hilda - single, died age 22 in 1918 flu epidemic.
Henry - (twin to Hilda)- m. Irene Vermillion - 1.
Emil August - m. Gertrude Goehring - 3 children.
Alma Nelle - m. Royal D. MacDonald - 2 children.

*See Hans memorial for more bio.
**From Hyde Heritage-1977.

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  • Created by: Carolyn Bingham Rosemore
  • Added: 25 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 83995612
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Helga Olson Aasby (20 Jun 1861–Jul 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83995612, citing Highmore Cemetery, Highmore, Hyde County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn Bingham Rosemore (contributor 46488677) .