Torkel Njaa

Cooperstown, North Dakota

is a farmer. He was born in Time on March 17, 1870 and emigrated to America in 1893 to Cooperstown, North Dakota,. He purchased Land in Sverdrup Township and has lived there since.

His wife, Minnie Angelhoug, is from Bergenskanten. They have seven children. Two grown sons, Otto and Arthur, are on the farm. The remaining children are of school age.

Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 105


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