Just installed this blog, this is the first post. It is a feature of Ole Larson’s Folks.net. Welcome! A few days ago, I received several pages (2 documents) from Norway National Archive. They are the sentencing records of the Høyesterret (Supreme Court!) for Anne Larsdatter’s prison term in 1841-42, during which Ole Larson was born. My friend Berit is working on translating them. The documents refer to three earlier decisions by lower courts, so more investigation is forthcoming.
Born in Sidney, Montana, on this date in 1914: my father, Lovell Larson. Pictured above in the earliest known photo of him, having fun with big brother Waldemar. Read More … On the same day in the same year, Archduke Franz Continue Reading