Astrid Eriksdatter b.1806 was an unknown “Sundheim branch” until recently

Astrid Eriksdatter Sundem b. 1806 married Ole Olsen Magistad b.1809, and settled at Kirkevold in Vestre Slidre. They had quite a few children. The family emigrated to the US between 1865-1870. Ole & Astrid emigrated with the Bark “Valkyrien” in 1869, after they had sold their farm in 1868 to teacher Helge Arnesen Granheim from […]

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The Baker

Iver Nilsen Sundheim b.1895 was born at Sundheim in Valdres, Oppland, Norway. His parents was Nils Eriksen Sundheim b.1857 and Anne Julsdatter Hilmen b.1865. Iver was the 4th child of 11 total, and 5 of them emigrated to America. Iver attended Farming-college at Storhove near Lillehammer probably 1911ish. Martha Simensen worked here as a child […]

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