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Mortenson, Peter
B: 15 May 1828, Herlanda, at the southern edge of Smaland
D: 15 Oct 1906, age 78
M: 1852, Elna Hokanson
b. 26 Nov 1833, in the northern part of Skane Province in Sweden.

It is said that Peter Mortenson is the patriarch of many and traces his ancestry back to 1700, to a man named Morton who came from Karlshamm, Blekinge Province and settled in Herlanda Congregation, Smaland, Sweden.

FN: Unknown
MN: Unknown

Children of Peter Mortenson and Elna Hokanson:

Christine Mortenson
B: Sweden

Anna I Mortenson
B: Sweden
D: Age 4

Cecilia Mortenson
B: Sweden

John (Johan) Mortenson
B: Sweden
E: Emigrated to U.S. in 1881
M: 1885, Matilda Sunneson, dau of Solomon and Stina Sunneson

Children of John Mortenson and Matilda Sunneson:

Carl Mortenson

Eddie Mortenson

Ellen Mortenson
M: Halverson

Esther Mortenson
M: Frederickson

Theodore (Ted) Mortenson
D: 1973
M: 1934 Esther Hanson

Children of Theodore Mortenson and Esther Hanson:

Thomas Mortenson
M: Alice Girdvain

Children of Thomas Mortenson and Alice Girdvain:

Kim Mortenson

Laura Mortenson

Judy Mortenson
M: Roger Gilmer

Children of Roger Gilmer and Judy Mortenson:

Janna Gilmer

Jarrett Gilmer

Jason Gilmer

Alma Mortenson
M: Swenson

Irene Mortenson
M: Fritz Folland

Ann Mortenson
M: Berg

Hogan Mortenson
B: 14 Apr 1866, Sweden
E: Emigrated with his parents to the U.S. in 1874. His parents and their three youngest children settled in Skane Township in the late fall of 1880.
D: 14 Apr 1932, 66th birthday
M: 1892, Betsie Mattson b. 1871 in Smaland, Sweden and came to Kittson County with her parents in 1881. Betsie d. Sep 1935.

Anna II Mortenson
B: Sweden
E: Emigrated to U.S. in 1881

Emma Mortenson
B: Sweden
E: Emigrated to U.S. in 1881

George Mortenson
B: 10 Aug 1868
D: 11 Jun 1938
M: (1) Dec 1901, Olena Kolund b. 1881, Norway. She came to America with her partents. Her brothers and sisters were: Emma, Rachel, Lena, Anna, Ole, Chris, Knute and Tharkel. They settled in the Karlstad area. Olena d. when Leonard was 1 month old, 19 Feb 1913.
M: (2) 1969, Lenny Rosten