Norberg, Carl August (Charley)
B: 1867, Nyhammer, Vastmanland, Sweden
D: 19 Jan 1938
M: 16 Mar 1904, Amanda Christine Melin d. 06 May 1951
MN: Hedda Christina Norberg b. 13 Jun 1841
Carl and his sister, Albertina, and brother, Adolph, came with their mother to America in May 1888. His mother married Per Gustaf Swanstrom on 17 July 1890 at Hallock, MN. He had been married before and had three children. Hedda d. 1923.
Carl married Amanda Christine Melin on March 16, 1904 at Kennedy, MN. Amanda was dau of Lars Petter and Kjersti Melin. The name Melin was taken by her father when he came to America because there were so many Andersons. Amanda was b. 07 Jan 1877, in Sweden. She came to America when she was 6 years old with her mother and her four year old brother, Carl Oscar. Her father had emigrated in April 1881. He died on August 4, 1917 and her mother died on September 20, 1918.
They bought a home on the west side of Hallock on June 1, 1915 and moved into it on July 1, 1915. Frederick and Pauline were born after they moved into their home. It was Fredericks home all of his life and Clara Norberg Gambles most all of her life.
Children of Carl Norberg and Amanda Melin:
Herbert L. Norberg
B: 13 Jan 1905
M: Belle Unknown, had 2 children: Vincent of Los Angeles, and Karen Simons of Seattle
Esther L. Norberg
B: 01 Dec 1907, Hallock, MN
M: Wilford Gabrielson, had 2 children: Charleen Tolman and Ross Norberg.
Clarence O. Norberg
B: 20 Oct 1910, Portland, OR
M: Edith Unknown, had 3 children: Charles of Portland, Muriel Herrigstad of Sacramento, and Lyn of Ventura, CA.
Clara H. Norberg
B: 11 May 1914, Hallock, MN
M: Neil Gamble, had 2 children: Donna Kohut of Portage La Prairie, Manitoba and James Gamble of Minneapolis, MN
Frederick A. Norberg
B: 08 May 1917, Hallock, MN
D: 02 May 1976
Pauline L. Norberg
B: 30 Aug 1923, Hallock, MN
M: William Nordling, had 3 children: Charles of Huntington, WVA, Rick of Seattle, and Carreen of Baltimore, MD