What I am looking for is descendant to four uncle of my stepfather who vent to America last century.(1880-1910)From Halseid/Skåre Haugesund -Norway.
Starting point as long back as i now: Endre Reidarson Halseid (1815-1825 ???)
marries to Marta and their son Number 2. Hans Andreas Halseid 1847 marries Anna
Serine 1847 and they got 10 males and number 1-3-6-7 and 9 vent to America.
1, Endre Mattias, Born June 27,1871, He vent to Minnesota before 1900 and work for a RR company. (Death 1960???)
3, Reiar Olai Born 1875,he had a barn in Minnesota without land and vent back to Norway 1914 and buy a small farm close to his fathers farm on Halseid, Death 1955.
6, Konrad Mandius, Born Feb, 6 1883, he vent to Minnesota.
Came to Ellis Island whit ship Cedric April 19, 1903. Change his name to Conrad Hanson, Death April 1971. Social Security Number 468-03-1392, And one of his son (Andru ??!!!)death in WWII Normandy France. Another son name "Borten" was a singer. And a daughter "Alice" was married to a priest.
7, Nils Andreas, Born Des, 27, 1884 , Arrive Ellis Island with ship Astoria
April 13 1906,and vent to Minnesota to.Married a Danish wife. Death autumn 1947.
9, Henrik Asæus ( Asseus) Born July 14, 1891,, Arrive Ellis Island with ship C.F.Tietgen May 7, 1913 after he had visit Norway. Married to Berta. Working on a milk farm in Minnesota. They got no children. Death early 1950 before 1955.
And they change their last name to Hansen / Hanson ???
Best regards :Trygve Tveita.