John Gundersen

Aneta, North Dakota

is a farmer. He was born on February 11, 1867 in Vernon County Wisconsin. His father, Gundernersen, and his mother, Marit Paulsen, were from Ringebu. They came over feer Civil War. He came to Griggs County, North Dakota in 1882 and has lived there since as a farmer.

His wife, Thea Sletten, is from Ă˜sterdalen. She is a sister of Otto Sletten in Pekin, North Dakota. They have four children. Two grown sons, Oscar and Magnus, are on the farm. Their daughters, Jessie and Ella, are also at home.

Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 40

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