John Edvard Johnsen

Cooperstown, North Dakota

is a farmworker on the L. Berg's farm. He was born in Trondhjem on October 5, 1874 and emigrated to America in 1908 to Cooperstown, North Dakota. He took a trip to Norway in 1915, returned in 1916, and has been at the Berg's farm since then.

His wife, Helmine Johansen, is from Trondhjem. Their son Hjalmar also works on the Bergs farm.

Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 26


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