Peder Pedersen

Mayville, North Dakota

was born in America of Norwegian parents in New Richmond, Wisconsin. His father, Iver Pedersen, was from Hadeland and his mother, Martha Pedersen, was from that same area. They came over about 30 years ago. He has been with the clothing store since he was 15 years old and came to Mayville, five and one half years ago. He started a business in Mayville in 1915 called Morey & Pedersen. They have one of the nicest businesses in that area. Their have a complete clothing line for men, women and children. They are both young, clever businessman and have good future prospects.

Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 136

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