Gabriel G. Bothn

Aneta, North Dakota

is a farmer. He was born the on July 7, 1862 in Lom and emigrated to America in 1886 to Blue Earth County Minnesota. He lived there for six years. He came to Nelson County 18 1892 and took a homestead in Field Township and has lived there since as a farmer.

His wife, Olava Fjeld, is from Valders. They have seven children. Their oldest Son Oliver is on the farm. Their oldest daughter Alma is also home. The remaining children are still of school age.

Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 38


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