Peer Storeygard

Fargo, North Dakota

was born in Hedalen on March 14, 1871 and emigrated to America in 1884 to Walnut Grove, Minnesota along with his parents Christian and Ingrid Storeygard. They are both dead. He had the general store in Walnut Grove, Minnesota for four years and then moved to Revere, Minnesota and published the Revere Record for about ten years.

His wife, Clara Lee, died in 1909. She was born in America of Norwegian parents from Faaberg. They have six children: Norse, Agna, Romlind, Frida, Adela, Clara. He came to Fargo, North Dakota in 1913 and began to publish "Norse" and has a Book and Newspaper store at 315 Broadway.

Source: Norwegians and Norwegian Homes in America by Hans Jervell - 1916 - Page 49


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