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Peterson, Nels John
B: 12 Dec 1847, Pjetteryd, Socken, Smaland, Sweden
E: Nels left his homeland, his wife, and four children: Ida, Carl, August, and Octer to come to America. He came to Kittson County in 1881. After 5 years he sent tickets to his wife and children to join him.
D: 1927
M: 1875, Christina Ingmanson b. 1851 d. 1936

FN: Unknown
MN: Unknown

Children of Nels John Peterson and Christina Unknown:

Ida Peterson

Carl John Peterson
B: 12 Oct 1877, Pjetterud, Smoland, Sweden
D: 1962
E: Arrived in U.S. in Oct. 1886, at the age of 9, along with his mother, an older sister and two younger brothers. His father had emigrated to the U.S. five years earlier and homesteaded in North Red River Township.
D: 25 Dec 1968
M: 24 Jun 1909, Selma L. Munther b. 13 Dec 1882 in Bjornstorp, Smoland, Sweden, dau of Carl E. and Anna Munther. She arrived in U.S. 27 Jun 1902 at the age of 19.

Children of Carl John Peterson and Selma Munther:

Conroe F. Peterson
B: 13 Feb 1914
M: 04 Oct 1941, Alvhild Aas

Children of Conroe Peterson and Alvhild Aas:

Susan Peterson
B: 06 May 1944
M: James Jesseau, had two daughters: Jill and Stephanie

John Peterson
B: 20 Feb 1947
M: Sharon McGovern, had one daughter, Renee and one son, Traves

Thomas Peterson
B: 20 Jun 1953
M: Kathryn Ryan, had one daughter, Monique

Lillian Peterson
M: John R. Redman, Vice Admiral, U.S.N. d. 29 May 1970

August Peterson
D: 1939

Octer Peterson
D: 1939

Edward G. Peterson (Eddie)
M: 1936, Ellen Tureson, dau of Gust & Anna Tureson

Children of Edward Peterson and Ellen Tureson:

Kathryn Peterson
M: Dale Gustafson

Children of Dale Gustafson and Kathryn Peterson:

Brent Gustafson

Betsy Gustafson

Doris Peterson
M: Merlyn Ohden

Children of Merlyn Ohden and Doris Peterson:

Daniel Ohden

Douglas Ohden

Nancy Ohden

Carolyn Peterson
M: Dennis Sparby

Children of Dennis Sparby and Carolyn Peterson:

Chad Sparby

Jennifer Sparby

Lea Peterson
B: In sod house

Mable Peterson
B: In sod house
D: 1921

Annie Peterson
B: In log house

Edward Peterson
B: In log house

Roy Theodore Peterson
B: 1896
M: 1923, Alma Johnson, dau of Solomon and Betsy Johnson d. 1971

Children of Roy Peterson and Alma Johnson:

MelRoy Peterson
B: 1927, Hallock, MN
M: Hazel Anderson

Children of MelRoy Peterson and Hazel Anderson:

Linda Peterson

Danny Peterson

Ronald Peterson

Jeffrey Peterson

Becky Peterson

Kimberley Peterson

Jacquelyn Peterson (adopted)
M: 1968, Jerald Basny

Children of Jerald Basny and Jacquelyn Peterson:

Todd Jerald Basny

Tawna Elizabeth