Eric Score / Erik Jonsen Hallråa (Skaarvold)
Støren, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

Source: Skand, Oct. 3, 1940 [Found in the Rowberg Files at Norwegian American Historical Association, St. Olaf College.]

Snekker Eric SCORE, Colfax, N. Dakota, er avgaat ved Døden, 73 aar gammel.  Han blev født i Støren i Trøndelag og kom til Amerika for 56 aar siden.  Han overleves av sin Hustru og seks Barn.

 

NOTE: Eric Score was Erik Jonsen Hallråa (Skaarvold), son of Jon Eriksen Bakken (Skaarvold), b. 1821, d. 1917 and Berit Andersdatter Skaarvold, b. 1824, d. 1906. The family was from Støren, Norway. They emigrated to Volga, Dakota on June 27, 1883 from Trondheim. The family took various surnames in America: Score, Skaar, Skarvold.

Erik married Ingeborg HOLTE who was also born in Støren in 1867. Their children: Christine, John, Axel, Borghild, Edwin and Clarence. The family resided in Richland County, ND. Erik and Ingeborg married in Menomonie, Wis. in 1893.

 

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