Kloten, North Dakota
is a farmer. He was born in Sondermanland, Sweden and emigrated to America in 1892 to Nelson County North Dakota. He purchased a farm in Lee Township in 1897 and has lived there since as a farmer.
His wife, Oline Olsen, is from Faaberg in Gudbrandsdalen. They have eight children. The oldest son Fred is on the farm. Their oldest daughter Hettie is also at home. The remaining children go to School in Kloten, North Dakota.
Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 44