Search billions of records on

Jon Hembre Bratsberg
Meraker, Norway

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: Hegra
 Municipality number: 1712
 Name of domicile: Hembresrønning

BACK to Emigrant Biographies Index

28 Sep 2001 08:00 PM

Copyright © 2001 Linda K. Schwartz