Excerpted from "A History of The People of Norman County Minnesota", by the Norman County Heritage Commission and the Norman County Historical Society, Dallas: Taylor Publishing Co., 1976.
Beret Ingebretsen was born in Selbu, Norway. She crossed the ocean in a sailboat in 1866, which took 3 months. In 1868 in Minneapolis, MN she married Carl Nelson, Sr. who was born in Tronsberg, Norway in 1839. They had five
children: Otto, Ida, Carl Jr., Willie and Anna.
(There is more information on descendant's.)
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