B: 05 Mar 1878, Sweden
E: At the age of 6 to the Red River area with his mother, 4 brothers and 1 sister.
M: 24 Dec 1908, Berret Anna Helseth b. 08 Sep 1884 and came to U.S. at the age of 15 to the Donaldson, MN area d. 1967.
Children of Olaf Sorenson and Berret Anna Helseth:
M: Heinie Hapip
B: 25 Feb 1912, on a farm west of Kennedy, MN
M: 1936, Dorothy McIlraith
Children of Paul Sorenson and Dorothy McIlraith:
M: Paul Stroom
M: Myles Sedenquist
M: Gary Treumer
Paula Jean Sorenson
B: 26 Jun 1952
D: 25 Jan 2007, in Minneapolis, MN
B: 29 Mar 1915, Kennedy, MN
D: 24 Dec 1974, age 59
M: 16 Mar 1938, Rudy Muir, dau of Mr. & Mrs. W. A. Muir
B: 21 Jul 1925, Thompson Township, near Hallock
D: 30 May 1996, Kittson Memorial Hospital, Hallock
M: 29 Nov 1947, Nadine E. McGovern who d. 1980
M: Elvin Lawrence
They also helped raise 3 children of Olaf's brother, Swan, whose parents had passed away.