Bersvend S. Haftorsen

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Bersvend S. Hafterson (Haftersen)

Also Known As: "Haftorsen"
Birthplace: Selbu, Trøndelag, Norway
Death: June 24, 1912 (77)
Fertile, Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Place of Burial: Beltrami, Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Haftor Andersson Uglem and Marit Bersvensdatter Uglem
Husband of Anna Eriksdatter Hafterson
Father of Hafter Berrsvendsen Hafterson; Marit Bersvensdatter Gullekson; Eleseus Bersvendsen Hafterson; Albert Bervendson Hafterson and Lewis Bersvendsen Haftorson
Brother of Ingeborg Haftorsdatter Setsaas and Brynhild Haftorsdatter (Uglem)

Occupation: Stonemason, Farmer
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About Bersvend S. Haftorsen

Bersvend Hafterson Uglem, aka Hafterson (Haftorson); s/o Hafter Anders. Uglem & Marit Bersvendsdtr. Eidem; md. Anna Eriksdtr. Balstad, 27 Dec 1858 Selbustrand, Selbu, Norway; Emigrated 1865 to Allamakee County, Iowa moved to Minnesota in 1883.

"De reiste til Amerika våren 1865 sammen med sønnen Bersven og familien hans. Bodde i Iowa."

Bersvend was a stonemason by trade and farmer and was one of the builders of the OLD EAST PAINT CREEK LUTHERAN CHURCH [Norwegian Evan. Lutheran Church] in Dalby (rural Waterville).

He donated land for the Lone Star Cemetery.

Compendium of History and Biography of Polk County, Minnesota: son Haftor B Hafterson

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Bersvend S. Haftorsen's Timeline

September 22, 1834
Selbu, Trøndelag, Norway
March 24, 1860
Selbu, Sor-Trondelag, Norway
Selbu, Sor-Trondelag, Norway
December 9, 1867
Elon, Allamakee County, Iowa, United States
Paint Creek Township, Allamakee County, Iowa, United States
May 10, 1874
Iowa, United States
June 24, 1912
Age 77
Fertile, Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Lone Star Cemetery, Beltrami, Polk County, Minnesota, United States