Ole Larson's Folks

Married this day in 1912: My grandparents Isaac Larson and Anna Moen.

1912 Ike + Anna wed2

Isaac had proved up his homestead in North Dakota before returning to Wisconsin to marry Anna. In records of the Moen family, her name is given as Annie. After bearing five sons, Anna died at age 39, after which Isaac and the boys were on their own. I think of them as a family of six Norwegian bachelor farmers 🙂  Below may be the only photo of the entire family prior to Anna’s death, together with their friends the Brunsvolds. Read more …

1924 Ike Anna + 5 + names

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