B: Abt 1843
E: 1887 and settled near Kennedy, MN
D: 1884, age 41, pneumonia epidemic
M: Marie Unknown
After her husband's early death in the pneumonia epidemic of 1884, Maria journeyed with her family to America. They disembarked in 1887 at Quebec, Canada and traveled on to Karlstad, MN. There she and her children built a log cabin on their first homestead. They later moved by oxcart to Red River where they had relatives.
Children of Per Sorenson and Marie Unknown:
B: Jul 1871, Appneanna, Sweden
M: Christine Olson, dau of Hans Olson
Children of Swan Sorenson and Christine Olson:
M: John Hallgren
M: Ole Homstad
M: George Peterson
M: Everet Olson
B: 26 May 1914
M: 07 Nov 1937, Ethel Roseann Nordling b. 27 Mar 1917 to Oscar and Christine Nordling.
Children of Marvin Sorenson and Ethel Roseann Nordling:
Axel Alfred Sorenson
B: 05 Aug 1880, Fjelkenge, Sweden
D: 21 Jul 1940, at the home of his son, Dr. Warner Sorenson, Sallisaw, OK
M: Emily Carlberg Sorenson b. 26 May 1883, Karlskrone, Sweden to Carl and Astra Carlberg. Emily d. 11 Dec 1972, Minneapolis, MN
Axel and Emily had 13 children.
B: 15 Jan 1910, Kennedy, MN
M: Erma Lee Moore, dau of Mr. & Mrs. Bennie Moore.
Children of Warner Sorenson and Erma Lee Moore:
Michelle Sorenson (twin)
M: Bill Johnson
Marchelle Sorenson (twin)
M: Anthony A. Daigle
Children of Anthony Daigle and Marchelle Sorenson:
M: 1942, Arthur Freer d. 1962
Children of Arthur Freer and Harriet Sorenson: