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Bernt Martin Bergesen EIDSVOOG

Male 1893 - 1984  (90 years)


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  • Name Bernt Martin Bergesen EIDSVOOG 
    Born 17 Aug 1893  Presthaug, Stord, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Jul 1984  Foster Co., North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Carrington Cemetery, Carrington, Foster, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Name in Norway: Bernt Martin Bergesen Eidsvaag; name used in the U.S.: Bert Martin Eidsvoog

      Birth Record: Stord 1878-1913
      Bernt Martin
      Born: 17 Aug 1893
      Baptized: 28 Aug 1893
      Parents: Berge Larsen and Marta Olsdtr

      1910 Census for Hordaland, Valestrand, Enstabøvold
      Bernt B. Eidsvaag
      Occupation: Tjenestegut (hired man)
      Birthdate: 1893-08-17
      Birthplace: Valestrand
      (Working on the farm of Th.A.Brown and Jeobora Brown)

      Emigrated to U.S., to Belgrade, Minnesota at age 18 on 27 Mar 1911. Arrived at Ellis Island on 10 Apr 1911 on the Caronia, departing from Liverpool, England.

      Became a naturalized citizen in Kandiyohi, Minnesota.

      WWI Draft Registration Cards:
      Name: Bert M. B. Eidsvaag, age 23
      Home Address: Melville, N. Dak.
      Date of Birth: August 17, 1893
      Birthplace: Walewog, Bergen, Norway
      Citizen of Norway
      Farmer
      Employed by Foster Co., Melville, N. Dak.
      Dependents: Wife and one child
      Married, Caucasian
      Claims exemption: Dependent Family

      Changed his name to Bert M. Eidsvoog by the time of the 1920 Census. Various spellings of last name can be found: Idsvoog, Eidsvogg.

      1920 U.S. Federal Census: North Dakota: Foster: Melville
      Eidsvoog, Bert, head, rents, age 26, immigrated in 1911, alien, widowed, born in Norway, father and mother born in Norway, farmer, farm.

      1930 U.S. Federal Census: Melville, Foster, North Dakota:
      Bert M. Eidsvoog, head, rents, 36 married, first married at age 19, born in Norway, father and mother born in Norway, naturalized citizen, immigrated in 1<910, farmer, farm;
      Margaret M. Eidsvoog, 31, wife, 31, married, first married at age 22, born in Iowa, father born in Massachusetts, mother born in Illinois,
      Robert K. Eidsvoog, son, 12, born in North Dakota, father born in Norway, mother born in Iowa;
      Bernie M. Eidsvoog, son, 7, born in North Dakota, father born in Norway, mother born in Iowa;
      Jennie M. Eidsvoog, daughter, 5, born in North Dakota, father born in Norway, mother born in Iowa;
      Erma M. Eidsvoog, daughter, 3, born in North Dakota, father born in Norway, mother born in Iowa;
      Shirley A. Eidsvoog, daughter, 1, born in North Dakota, father born in Norway, mother born in Iowa.
    Person ID I20322  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2019 

    Father Berge LARSEN THORNÆS,   b. 24 Mar 1865, Tysnes, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1951  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Marthe Olsdtr PRESTHAUG,   b. 19 Mar 1858, Presthaug, Stord, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1944  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1892  Stord, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6064  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret M. WADDELL,   b. 1 Nov 1899,   d. 21 Feb 1959, Foster Co., North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Children 
     1. Robert Kenneth EIDSVOOG,   b. 2 Nov 1918, Oberon, Benson, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1985, Lodi, San Joaquin, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Bernard Martin "Bunie" EIDSVOOG,   b. 16 Feb 1923, Carrington, Foster, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 2005  (Age 82 years)
     3. Jennie Margaret EIDSVOOG,   b. 16 Sep 1924,   d. 5 Dec 2013, Carrington, Foster, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Erma M. EIDSVOOG,   b. 19 Dec 1926,   d. 2 Jan 1944, Foster Co., North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     5. Shirley Ann EIDSVOOG,   b. 7 Apr 1929, Carrington, Foster, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1991, Fargo, Cass, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     6. Betty Lou EIDSVOOG,   b. 25 Oct 1930, Carrington, Foster, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 2001, Stockton, San Joaquin, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     7. Cecilia EIDSVOOG
     8. Sharon EIDSVOOG
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F14632  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Aug 1893 - Presthaug, Stord, Hordaland, Norway Link to Google Earth
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