Ancestors of Clarence JOHNSON


Generation 1

1. Clarence JOHNSON (son of John Knud Twedt JOHNSON and Bertha Johanna GAARD) was born on 12 Jun 1899 in Story City, Story, Iowa, USA. He died on 19 Apr 1985 in Springfield, Clark, Ohio, USA. He married Gladys Orene FOSSUM (daughter of Emil Oscar FOSSUM and Inga Gurine STAVEDAHL) on 06 May 1933. She was born on 08 Nov 1906 in Avon, Rock, Wisconsin, USA (Death cert says Orfordville, WI). She died on 02 Jul 1963 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA (Primary Ovarian Carcinoma, pulmonary Edema, Pneumonia ).

Generation 2

2. John Knud Twedt JOHNSON (son of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born on 29 Sep 1860 in Iowa, USA. He died on 01 Aug 1912. He married Bertha Johanna GAARD (daughter of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) on 18 Jun 1888 in Faribalt, MN.

3. Bertha Johanna GAARD (daughter of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 22 Apr 1866 in Talgje, Norway. She died on 21 Sep 1948 in Story City, Story County, Iowa, USA.

Bertha Johanna GAARD and John Knud Twedt JOHNSON had the following children:

i. Clara B JOHNSON (daughter of John Knud Twedt JOHNSON and Bertha Johanna GAARD) was born on 13 Aug 1888. She died on 27 Oct 1994.

ii. Christine A JOHNSON (daughter of John Knud Twedt JOHNSON and Bertha Johanna GAARD) was born in Dec 1891.

iii. Isabella JOHNSON (daughter of John Knud Twedt JOHNSON and Bertha Johanna GAARD) was born on 04 Sep 1892. She died on 21 Nov 1969.

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iv. Clarence JOHNSON (son of John Knud Twedt JOHNSON and Bertha Johanna GAARD) was born on 12 Jun 1899 in Story City, Story, Iowa, USA. He died on 19 Apr 1985 in Springfield, Clark, Ohio, USA. He married Gladys Orene FOSSUM (daughter of Emil Oscar FOSSUM and Inga Gurine STAVEDAHL) on 06 May 1933. She was born on 08 Nov 1906 in Avon, Rock, Wisconsin, USA (Death cert says Orfordville, WI). She died on 02 Jul 1963 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA (Primary Ovarian Carcinoma, pulmonary Edema, Pneumonia ).

v. Mayer JOHNSON (son of John Knud Twedt JOHNSON and Bertha Johanna GAARD) was born on 15 Apr 1901. He died on 10 Mar 1956.

vi. Carrie JOHNSON (daughter of John Knud Twedt JOHNSON and Bertha Johanna GAARD) was born on 05 Jul 1903. She died on 31 Jan 1955.

vii. Bervin JOHNSON (son of John Knud Twedt JOHNSON and Bertha Johanna GAARD) was born on 29 Oct 1908. He died on 25 Apr 1957. He married Gladys LARSEN on 20 Feb 1936.

Generation 3

4. Knud TWEDT (son of John Johannesson TWEDT and Herborg Olavsdotter SUNDAL) was born in 1821 in Tviet, Husnes, Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway. He died in 1884 in Story City, Story, Iowa, USA. He married Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD in 1856 in Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway.

5. Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD was born on 25 Nov 1826 in Norway. She died on 29 Jan 1913 in Story City, Story, Iowa, USA.

Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD and Knud TWEDT had the following children:

i. Hattie K Johnson TWEDT (daughter of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born on 02 Jun 1857 in Illinois, USA. She died on 25 Jun 1932 in San Francisco, California, USA. She married Rudolphus S. DICKENSON in 1883. He was born in 1861. He died on 24 Dec 1928.

ii. Anna K Johnson TWEDT (daughter of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born on 13 Dec 1858 in Illinois, USA. She died on 16 Jul 1946.

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iii. John Knud Twedt JOHNSON (son of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born on 29 Sep 1860 in Iowa, USA. He died on 01 Aug 1912. He married Bertha Johanna GAARD (daughter of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) on 18 Jun 1888 in Faribalt, MN. She was born on 22 Apr 1866 in Talgje, Norway. She died on 21 Sep 1948 in Story City, Story County, Iowa, USA.

iv. Andrew K Johnson TWEDT (son of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born in 1863 in Iowa, USA. He died before 16 Jul 1946.

v. Margaret Johnson TWEDT (daughter of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born in 1865 in Iowa, USA. She died in 1893.

vi. Isabella TWEDT (daughter of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born in 1866.

vii. Jens James K. Johnson TWEDT (son of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born on 21 Apr 1868 in Story City, Story, Iowa, USA. He died on 31 Oct 1949 in Story City, Story, Iowa, USA.

viii. Jonas Johannes K Johnson TWEDT (son of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born in 1871 in Iowa, USA. He died in 1950. He married JULIA. She was born in 1872. She died in 1945.

ix. Betsie Ingeborg Johnson TWEDT (daughter of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) was born on 21 Mar 1873 in Iowa, USA. She died on 10 Jan 1905. She married Jonas C CHRISTIAN. He was born in 1868. He died in 1929.

6. Knute Andersson GAARD (son of Anders KNUTSON and Bertha K. HOVDE) was born on 24 May 1837 in Talgje, Norway. He died on 05 Jan 1912 in Frost, Faribault, Minnesota, USA. He married Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD (daughter of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) on 14 Jun 1862 in Fister, Rogaland, Norway.

7. Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD (daughter of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) was born on 04 Oct 1838 in Fister,Rogaland, Norway (Some sources say Bdate is 10/24/1838). She died on 04 Mar 1930 in Frost, Faribault, Minnesota, USA.

Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD and Knute Andersson GAARD had the following children:

i. Anders GAARD (son of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 26 Apr 1863 in Talgje, Norway.

ii. Sven Knute GAARD (son of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 18 Sep 1864 in Talgje, Norway. He died on 14 Nov 1904 in Buffalo Center, Winnebago, Iowa, USA.

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iii. Bertha Johanna GAARD (daughter of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 22 Apr 1866 in Talgje, Norway. She died on 21 Sep 1948 in Story City, Story County, Iowa, USA. She married John Knud Twedt JOHNSON (son of Knud TWEDT and Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD) on 18 Jun 1888 in Faribalt, MN. He was born on 29 Sep 1860 in Iowa, USA. He died on 01 Aug 1912.

iv. Anna Christine GAARD (daughter of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 14 Jan 1868 in Talgje, Norway. She died on 08 Oct 1923 in Frost, Faribault, Minnesota, USA.

v. Ole GAARD (son of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 15 Jul 1869 in Talgje, Norway. He died on 22 Mar 1872 in Talgje, Norway.

vi. Reiar GAARD (son of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 28 Mar 1871 in Talgje, Norway.

vii. Olava Gaard MORTENSEN (daughter of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 18 Jan 1873 in Talgje, Norway. She died on 28 May 1926 in Chokio, Stevens, Minnesota, USA.

viii. Karen Kristine GAARD (daughter of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 01 Dec 1874 in Talgje, Norway. She died on 22 Mar 1876 in Talgje, Norway.

ix. Karen Kristina GAARD (daughter of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 04 Jun 1876 in Talgje, Norway. She died on 20 Sep 1900 in Frost, Faribault, Minnesota, USA.

x. Gutt GAARD (son of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 24 May 1878 in Talgje, Norway. He died on 24 May 1878 in Talgje, Norway.

xi. Andreas GAARD (son of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 06 Aug 1879 in Talgje, Norway. He died on 02 Aug 1951 in Story City, Story, Iowa, USA.

xii. Kristofa "Sophia" GAARD (daughter of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 08 Sep 1881 in Talgje, Norway. She died on 14 Jul 1959 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

xiii. Adolph GAARD (son of Knute Andersson GAARD and Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD) was born on 27 Nov 1883 in Talgje, Norway. He died on 30 Apr 1932 in Frost, Faribault, Minnesota, USA.

Generation 4

8. John Johannesson TWEDT was born in 1769 in Tviet, Husnes, Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway. He died in 1850 in Husnes, Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway. He married Herborg Olavsdotter SUNDAL. 

9. Herborg Olavsdotter SUNDAL was born in 1786 in Sundal, Ines, Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway. She died in 1856 in Husnes, Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway.

Herborg Olavsdotter SUNDAL and John Johannesson TWEDT had the following child:

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i. Knud TWEDT (son of John Johannesson TWEDT and Herborg Olavsdotter SUNDAL) was born in 1821 in Tviet, Husnes, Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway. He died in 1884 in Story City, Story, Iowa, USA. He married Britha Jensdotter NATERSTAD in 1856 in Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway. She was born on 25 Nov 1826 in Norway. She died on 29 Jan 1913 in Story City, Story, Iowa, USA.

12. Anders KNUTSON (son of Knut TORESON and Anna ANDERDATTER) was born in 1808 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. He died in 1837 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. He married Bertha K. HOVDE in 1836.

13. Bertha K. HOVDE was born in 1812 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. She died in 1890 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway.

Bertha K. HOVDE and Anders KNUTSON had the following child:

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i. Knute Andersson GAARD (son of Anders KNUTSON and Bertha K. HOVDE) was born on 24 May 1837 in Talgje, Norway. He died on 05 Jan 1912 in Frost, Faribault, Minnesota, USA. He married Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD (daughter of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) on 14 Jun 1862 in Fister, Rogaland, Norway. She was born on 04 Oct 1838 in Fister,Rogaland, Norway (Some sources say Bdate is 10/24/1838). She died on 04 Mar 1930 in Frost, Faribault, Minnesota, USA.

14. Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD (son of Svein JONASSON and Kristine RASMUSDATTER) was born on 16 Jun 1811 in Fister, Rogaland, Norway. He died in 1891. He married Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND on 16 Jul 1834.

15. Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND was born on 20 Mar 1808 in Fister, Rogaland, Norway. She died in 1877.

Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND and Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD had the following children:

i. Svein SVEINSON (son of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) was born in 1836. He died in 1919. He married Anna LARSDATTER in 1862. She was born in 1838. She died in 1913.

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ii. Christina Anna Svensdator SIGMUNDSTAD (daughter of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) was born on 04 Oct 1838 in Fister,Rogaland, Norway (Some sources say Bdate is 10/24/1838). She died on 04 Mar 1930 in Frost, Faribault, Minnesota, USA. She married Knute Andersson GAARD (son of Anders KNUTSON and Bertha K. HOVDE) on 14 Jun 1862 in Fister, Rogaland, Norway. He was born on 24 May 1837 in Talgje, Norway. He died on 05 Jan 1912 in Frost, Faribault, Minnesota, USA.

iii. Ola SVEINSON (son of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) was born in 1841. He married Anna TORKELSDATTER in 1869. She was born in 1849 in Bergeland, Ardal. She died in 1882.He married Elen Marie TORKELSDATTER in 1884. She was born in 1858 in Bergeland, Ardal.

iv. Borgine SVEINSDATTER (daughter of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) was born in 1843. She married Ola PEDERSON in 1868. He was born in Strand.

v. Reiar SVEINSON (son of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) was born in 1846.


vi. Lars SVEINSON (son of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) was born in 1847.

vii. Jonas SVEINSON (son of Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD and Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND) was born in 1848.

Generation 5

24. Knut TORESON (son of Tore KNUTSON and Bodil PAULSDATTER) was born in 1783 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. He died in 1830 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. He married Anna ANDERDATTER in 1815.

25. Anna ANDERDATTER was born in 1780. She died in 1875.

Anna ANDERDATTER and Knut TORESON had the following children:

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i. Anders KNUTSON (son of Knut TORESON and Anna ANDERDATTER) was born in 1808 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. He died in 1837 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. He married Bertha K. HOVDE in 1836. She was born in 1812 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. She died in 1890 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway.

ii. Knut KNUTSON (son of Knut TORESON and Anna ANDERDATTER) was born in 1819. He died in 1898. He married Marta JONSDATTER. 

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Guri KNUTSON (daughter of Knut TORESON and Anna ANDERDATTER) was born in 1822.

28. Svein JONASSON (son of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1778. He died in 1811. He married Kristine RASMUSDATTER. 

29. Kristine RASMUSDATTER was born in 1778 in Finnoy. She died in 1827.

Kristine RASMUSDATTER and Svein JONASSON had the following children:

i. Jonas SIGMUNDSTAD (son of Svein JONASSON and Kristine RASMUSDATTER) was born in 1809.

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ii. Sven Svenson SIGMUNDSTAD (son of Svein JONASSON and Kristine RASMUSDATTER) was born on 16 Jun 1811 in Fister, Rogaland, Norway. He died in 1891. He married Anna Reiersdatter BJELLAND on 16 Jul 1834. She was born on 20 Mar 1808 in Fister, Rogaland, Norway. She died in 1877.He married Brynhild IVARSDATTER in 1878.

Generation 6

48. Tore KNUTSON was born in 1748. He died in 1811. He married Bodil PAULSDATTER in 1780.

49. Bodil PAULSDATTER

Bodil PAULSDATTER and Tore KNUTSON had the following child:

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i. Knut TORESON (son of Tore KNUTSON and Bodil PAULSDATTER) was born in 1783 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. He died in 1830 in Talgje, Rogaland, Norway. He married Anna ANDERDATTER in 1815. She was born in 1780. She died in 1875.He married Guri TORSTEINDATTER in 1806. She was born in 1784. She died in 1814.

56. Jonas HALLDORSON (son of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER) was born in 1747. He died in 1830. He married Siri SVEINSDATTER in 1774.

57. Siri SVEINSDATTER was born in 1754. She died in 1851.

Siri SVEINSDATTER and Jonas HALLDORSON had the following children:


i. Halldor JONASSON (son of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1774.

ii. Svein JONASSON (son of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1776. He died in 1777.

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iii. Svein JONASSON (son of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1778. He died in 1811. He married Kristine RASMUSDATTER. She was born in 1778 in Finnoy. She died in 1827.

iv. Brynhild JONASSON (daughter of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1780. She married Jon OYSTEINSON. 

v. Brynhild JONASSON (daughter of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1782.

vi. Siri JONASSON (daughter of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1785.

vii. Lars JONASSON (son of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1786. He died in 1816.

viii. Svein JONASSON (son of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1789. He married Marta SVENSDOTTER. 

ix. Halldor JONASSON (son of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1793.

x. Siri JONASSON (daughter of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1795. She died in 1850.

xi. Eli JONASSON (son of Jonas HALLDORSON and Siri SVEINSDATTER) was born in 1800.

Generation 7

112. Halldor LARSSON (son of Lars HALLDORSON and Brynhild JOHANNESDATTER) was born in 1707. He died in 1772. He married Brynhild BORGESDATTER. 

113. Brynhild BORGESDATTER was born in 1714 in Totland. She died in 1784.

Brynhild BORGESDATTER and Halldor LARSSON had the following children:

i. Brynhild HALLDORSON (daughter of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER). 

ii. Berge HALLDORSON (son of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER) was born in 1736. He died in 1811. He married Siri OLSDATTER in 1773. She was born in 1756. She died in 1786.He married Eli SVEINSDATTER. She was born in 1763 in Nadland. She died in 1811.

iii. Lars HALLDORSON (son of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER) was born in 1744. He married Johanna OLSDATTER. 

iv. Johannes HALLDORSON (son of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER) was born in 1746.

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v. Jonas HALLDORSON (son of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER) was born in 1747. He died in 1830. He married Siri SVEINSDATTER in 1774. She was born in 1754. She died in 1851.

vi. Johannes HALLDORSON (son of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER) was born in 1751.

vii. Halldor HALLDORSON (son of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER) was born in 1753.

viii. Elen Sofie HALLDORSON (daughter of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER) was born in 1757.

ix. Erik HALLDORSON (son of Halldor LARSSON and Brynhild BORGESDATTER) was born in 1761. He married Kristi LARSDATTER in 1799.

Generation 8

224. Lars HALLDORSON (son of HALLDOR and Johanne LARSDATTER) was born in 1670. He married Brynhild JOHANNESDATTER. 

225. Brynhild JOHANNESDATTER was born in 1860 in Fister, Rogaland, Norway.

Brynhild JOHANNESDATTER and Lars HALLDORSON had the following children:

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i. Halldor LARSSON (son of Lars HALLDORSON and Brynhild JOHANNESDATTER) was born in 1707. He died in 1772. He married Brynhild BORGESDATTER. She was born in 1714 in Totland. She died in 1784.

ii. Johanne LARSSON (son of Lars HALLDORSON and Brynhild JOHANNESDATTER) was born in 1713.

iii. Siri LARSSON (daughter of Lars HALLDORSON and Brynhild JOHANNESDATTER) was born in 1715.

Generation 9

448. HALLDOR He married Johanne LARSDATTER. 


449. Johanne LARSDATTER

Johanne LARSDATTER and HALLDOR had the following child:

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i. Lars HALLDORSON (son of HALLDOR and Johanne LARSDATTER) was born in 1670. He married Brynhild JOHANNESDATTER. She was born in 1860 in Fister, Rogaland, Norway.





















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JOHNSON - Bjelland - Gaard - Hovde - Knutson - Naterstad - Sigmundstad -    

  Sundal - Twedt
   Iowa - Roland, Howard, La Fayette and Story City, Story County
   Minnesota - Frost, Faribault County
   Ohio - Cleveland Heights, Cuyahoga County; Springfield, Clark County
   Norway - Talgje and Fister, Rogaland; Tviet, Husnes, Kvinnherad; Sundal, Ines, Ivinnherad, Hordaland

Surname Spelling Variations:

   Bjelland
   Gaard - Gard
   Hovde - Hovd
   Johnson - Jonson
   Knut - Knudt - Knutson - Knudtson


   Naterstad 
   Sigmundstad - Sigmudstad - Sigmundstat - Sigmudstat
   Sundal
   Twedt - Tvedt - Tweat - Twet - Tveit - Tvet