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Ole Simensen Roland

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Fåberg, Oppland, Norway, Fåberg, Oppland, Norway
Death: Died in Værnes, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway
Place of Burial: Lånke, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway
Immediate Family:

Son of Simen Roland and Siri Snaghol
Husband of Karen Johanne Øfsti and Sara Øfsti
Father of Alice Irene Roland; Helen Margareth Roland; Stella Elisabeth Roland and Edna Lillian Roland
Brother of Anna Simensdatter Roland; Gina Simensdatter, Roland; Oline Simensdatter; Pauline Simonsdatter; Sina Simensdatter and 2 others

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About Ole Roland

Ole emigrated in 1884, 17 years old. His father and mother came 2 years later. He came from a very religious family in Fåberg and was a methodist minister in 5 churches at the same time in the Minnesota are. He got 4 children with his first wife Karen Johanne (Carrie). She died in 1911 in the US. Then her sister Sara came over and married Ole. They returned to Norway with their 4 small girls in 1913. Ole must have been ill and died when the family arrived at the railvail station at Hell, Stjørdal, Nord-Trøndelag. Sara brought up all the 4 girls in Stjørdal. 2 of the girsl went back later on to the US (Stella and Helen).

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Ole Roland's Timeline

1867
April 1, 1867
Fåberg, Oppland, Norway
June 9, 1867
June 9, 1867
Fåberg, Oppland, Norway
1900
June 21, 1900
Age 33
October 21, 1900
Age 33
Belvidere Township, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA
1901
December 14, 1901
Age 34
Minnesota, United States
1904
July 8, 1904
Age 37
Belvidere Township, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA
1907
January 19, 1907
Age 39
Winsconsin, USA
1913
1913
Age 45
Værnes, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway