Wilhelm N. Rud

Fargo, North Dakota

is a businessman and is the president of the Great Northern Fuel & Construction Company. He is from Ringerike and was born in Hole on January 12, 1881 and emigrated to America in 1905 to Elbow Lake, Minnesota. He came to Fargo, North Dakota in 1909 and has been a businessman there since.

His wife, Helen Sandaker, is from Lier. They have two children: Harriet and Winnifred.

He is a member of the Sons of Norway regional society "Kringen", The Scandinavian Workers Union "Solstraalen", and the "Norway Society". He is a capable and interesting Norwegian Man.

Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 178


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