August Amundsen

Binford, North Dakota

is a carpenter. He was born in Aamodt on March 4, 1865 and emigrated to America in 1881 to Sioux Falls, South Dakota and lived there for four years. He moved to Evanston, Illinois and was there until 1900 and then he came to Binford, North Dakota. He lived on a farm near Binford, North Dakota for four years and then later in town, where he has own house.

His wife, Mathea Gulbrandsen, is from Stange at Heidemarken.

Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 153

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