Jon Hembre Bratsberg
Extracted from "A History of The People of Norman County Minnesota" (1976).
Jon Hembre Bratsberg was born at Meraker, Norway about 1835. He married
Anne Sornes Brende about 1860. Jon was a blacksmith, and ran a grist
mill also. His parents were land owners, bondemann. Anne's parents were
land owners also.
Anne Bratsberg was born December 5, 1870 in Meraker, Norway. She came
with her parents to America about 1879. Two more children were born to
this family. Randie married Johan Floen and later moved to Canada. Ole
married Mette Romo. They moved to Washington State.
(There is more information)
(Jon is living below in 1865 census of Norway)
Census year: 1865
Municipality number: 1712
Name of domicile: Hembresrønning
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