E. H. Gilbertsen

Finley, North Dakota

is the treasurer of the First National Bank in Finley, North Dakota. His father, Harald Gilberts, from (Flatbraaten) came to America in 1876 from sondre Aurdal. His mother, Oline Wold, is from Bang in Valders. They now live in Portland, North Dakota.

His wife, Arnetha Olsen, was born in America of Norwegian parents. Her mother, Mrs. Ragnhild Olsen, lives with them. He has worked in Finley, North Dakota since 1907 and has been treasurer and director in the bank since 1910. He is a capable, obliging and interesting Norwegian.

Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 129


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