Dodge-Olmsted MN Norwegian-Americans

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Descendant Register, Generation No. 1

1.Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan (Kristen Andersen Grasvik (Bergan)2, Anders1) was born 12 DEC 1829 in Øvre Bergan, Sigdal, Norway, and died 17 JUL 1913 in Olmsted Co, MN. He was buried in East St Olaf Cemetery, Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, Minnesota. He married Aase Olsdatter (Bergan) 4 MAY 1857 in Sigdal, Buskerud, Norway, daughter of Ole Kittelsen (Kittilsen) Bergan and Anne Larsdatter Eidal (Ejdal). She was born 28 MAY 1832 in Sigdal, Buskerud, Norway, and died 29 AUG 1907 in Olmsted Co., MN. She was buried 1 SEP 1907 in East St Olaf Cemetery, Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, Minnesota.
  

Children of Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan and Aase Olsdatter (Bergan) are:
+2  i.Ole Christian (C.) (Kr.) Bergan was born 1 DEC 1857 in farm near Rock Dell, Olmsted Co, Minnesota, and died 26 APR 1937 in Kandiyohi Co., Minnesota.
+3  ii.Martin Christian Bergan was born 9 AUG 1860 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 10 SEP 1945.
+4  iii.Carl Andrew (Andrew C.) Bergan was born 29 DEC 1862 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 28 DEC 1958 in Olmsted Co, MN.
+5  iv.Kittle (Kettle) Christian (K. C.) Bergan was born 13 SEP 1865 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 16 FEB 1924 in Olmsted Co, MN.
+6  v.Mariane (Marian) (Mary Ann) Kristensen Bergan was born 5 MAY 1869 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 27 FEB 1932 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota.
 7  vi.Lauritz Christian (Lauris) Bergan was born 27 DEC 1871 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 1 JAN 1954 in Otter Tail Co, Minnesota. He married Caroline Antoinette Christenson 10 JUN 1901, daughter of Christenson and Kaasa. She was born 14 SEP 1882 in Minnesota, and died 24 JUL 1965 in Grant Co, Minnesota.
 8  vii.Mina Kristensen Bergan was born 14 FEB 1874 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 21 MAR 1878.


Descendant Register, Generation No. 2

2.Ole Christian (C.) (Kr.) Bergan (Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan3, Kristen Andersen Grasvik (Bergan)2, Anders1) was born 1 DEC 1857 in farm near Rock Dell, Olmsted Co, Minnesota, and died 26 APR 1937 in Kandiyohi Co., Minnesota. He was buried 19 APR 1937 in Clinton, Big Stone Co, Minnesota. He married Anna Amundsdatter Giere 10 OCT 1879, daughter of Amund (Anund) (Ommund) Nilsen (Nielsen) Giere and Kari (Carrie) A. Torbjornsdatter (Thorbjornsdatter) Gjesme. She was born 29 SEP 1860 in Wisconsin, and died 5 JUN 1957 in Big Stone Co, Minnesota.
  

Children of Ole Christian (C.) (Kr.) Bergan and Anna Amundsdatter Giere are:
 9  i.Clarence O. Bergan was born 9 NOV 1880 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 5 SEP 1884.
+10  ii.Ida Bergan was born 1882 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN.
+11  iii.Otto Bergan was born 16 APR 1884 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 1 MAY 1973 in Big Stone Co, Minnesota.
 12  iv.Clara Amanda Bergan was born 15 MAR 1886 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 20 FEB 1980 in Clay Co, Minnesota. She married H. G. Fatland. He was born ABT 1883 in North Dakota.
 13  v.Arthur Bergan was born 6 NOV 1890, and died 5 JAN 1891.
 14  vi.Lila Frances Bergan was born 21 DEC 1891, and died 16 FEB 1892.

3.Martin Christian Bergan (Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan3, Kristen Andersen Grasvik (Bergan)2, Anders1) was born 9 AUG 1860 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 10 SEP 1945. He married Helene (Helina) (Heline). She was born 8 FEB 1866 in Wisconsin, and died 21 AUG 1929 in Olmsted Co, MN.
  

Child of Martin Christian Bergan and Helene (Helina) (Heline) is:
 15  i.Clarence Oscar Bergan was born 31 AUG 1887 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN.

4.Carl Andrew (Andrew C.) Bergan (Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan3, Kristen Andersen Grasvik (Bergan)2, Anders1) was born 29 DEC 1862 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 28 DEC 1958 in Olmsted Co, MN. He was buried in East St Olaf Cemetery, Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, Minnesota. He married Cora (Karen) Helen Sulland 29 OCT 1886 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota, daughter of Søren Oleson Sulland and Christina (Christiana) (Kristiane) Torgersdatter. She was born 2 OCT 1861 in Norway, and died 24 SEP 1936 in Olmsted Co, MN. She was buried in East St Olaf Cemetery, Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, Minnesota.
  

Children of Carl Andrew (Andrew C.) Bergan and Cora (Karen) Helen Sulland are:
 16  i.Caia Bergan was born 19 NOV 1888.
 17  ii.Charles Severin Bergan was born 8 DEC 1891, and died 16 MAR 1966. He married Jessie L. Lee 4 AUG 1920, daughter of Anna.

5.Kittle (Kettle) Christian (K. C.) Bergan (Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan3, Kristen Andersen Grasvik (Bergan)2, Anders1) was born 13 SEP 1865 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 16 FEB 1924 in Olmsted Co, MN. He was buried in East St Olaf Cemetery, Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, Minnesota. He married Jennie (Johanna) (Johanne Maria) Christ (Vegger) 5 JUN 1894 in Rock Dell, Olmsted Co, Minnesota, daughter of Ole Kristensen (Christian) Vegger (Weggar) and Mary (Maren) (N. or H.) Hellen Hansen (Hansdatter). She was born 19 OCT 1864 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota, and died 2 JAN 1949 in Rochester, Olmsted Co, Minnesota. She was buried 7 JAN 1949 in East St Olaf Cemetery, Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, Minnesota.
  

Children of Kittle (Kettle) Christian (K. C.) Bergan and Jennie (Johanna) (Johanne Maria) Christ (Vegger) are:
+18  i.Calmer Alonzo (C. O.) Bergan was born 21 MAY 1895, and died 14 MAR 1974.
 19  ii.Myra A. Bergan was born 10 AUG 1897 in Minnesota, and died 1 FEB 1987 in Olmsted Co., MN. She married A. Clarence Rasmussen.
 20  iii.Ella Leonara Bergan was born 23 AUG 1899, and died 26 FEB 1956 in Olmsted Co, MN.
 21  iv.Evelyn Dorcas Bergan was born 26 NOV 1906.

6.Mariane (Marian) (Mary Ann) Kristensen Bergan (Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan3, Kristen Andersen Grasvik (Bergan)2, Anders1) was born 5 MAY 1869 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 27 FEB 1932 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota. She married Hans Jorgen (Jergen) (George) Sulland 1 DEC 1892 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota, son of Søren Oleson Sulland and Christina (Christiana) (Kristiane) Torgersdatter. He was born 9 NOV 1867 in Norway, and died 27 APR 1938 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota.
  

Children of Mariane (Marian) (Mary Ann) Kristensen Bergan and Hans Jorgen (Jergen) (George) Sulland are:
 22  i.Arthur Clarence Sulland was born 9 JAN 1893 in Minnesota, and died 6 FEB 1976 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota.
 23  ii.Carl Selmer Sulland was born 15 NOV 1894, and died 17 OCT 1918 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota.
 24  iii.Laila (Layla) Sulland was born 20 SEP 1896, and died 31 JAN 1897 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN.
 25  iv.Norman Lawrence Sulland was born 24 DEC 1897, and died 12 NOV 1978 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota. He married Myrtle Ella Johnson 22 DEC 1937, daughter of Johnson and Borchardt. She was born 12 DEC 1905 in not Minnesota, and died 9 AUG 1969.
 26  v.George Sulland was born 20 JUN 1900 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota, and died 5 NOV 1915.
 27  vi.Lauritz Paul (Louis) Sulland was born 30 JAN 1903 in Minnesota, and died 28 OCT 1984 in Waseca Co, Minnesota.
 28  vii.Hilda Sulland was born 6 MAY 1904, and died 18 MAY 1904.
 29  viii.Hilda (2) Sulland was born 17 JAN 1905. She married Martin R. Peterson 11 JUN 1929 in Olmsted Co, Minnesota, son of Martin Peterson and Clara. He was born ABT 1906.
 30  ix.Lidla (Laila?) Sulland was born 17 JUN 1907.


Descendant Register, Generation No. 3

10.Ida Bergan (Ole Christian (C.) (Kr.) Bergan4, Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan3, Kristen Andersen Grasvik (Bergan)2, Anders1) was born 1882 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN. She married Adolph B. Roseland 29 JUN 1904.
  

Children of Ida Bergan and Adolph B. Roseland are:
 31  i.Lois Roseland was born 1908.
 32  ii.Living Roseland.
 33  iii.Living Roseland.
 34  iv.Living Roseland.

11.Otto Bergan (Ole Christian (C.) (Kr.) Bergan4, Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan3, Kristen Andersen Grasvik (Bergan)2, Anders1) was born 16 APR 1884 in Rock Dell Twp, Olmsted Co, MN, and died 1 MAY 1973 in Big Stone Co, Minnesota. He married Cora Giere, daughter of Nels (Nils) Amundsen Giere and Carrie A. Lie (Lee). She was born 1889.
  

Children of Otto Bergan and Cora Giere are:
 35  i.Living Bergan.
 36  ii.Living Bergan.

18.Calmer Alonzo (C. O.) Bergan (Kittle (Kettle) Christian (K. C.) Bergan4, Mentz Christian (C.) Kristensen Grasvik Bergan3, Kristen Andersen Grasvik (Bergan)2, Anders1) was born 21 MAY 1895, and died 14 MAR 1974. He married Corella Bertine Beaver 2 JUN 1920, daughter of Martin C. Beaver and Betsy A. (O.) Gorden. She was born 21 SEP 1891 in Dodge Co., Minnesota, and died 12 DEC 1944 in at home in Denver, CO.
  

Children of Calmer Alonzo (C. O.) Bergan and Corella Bertine Beaver are:
 37  i.Living Bergan.
 38  ii.Living Bergan.
 39  iii.Living Bergan.
 40  iv.Living Bergan.


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