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From Norway's shores
Tom Sorkness

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From Norway's shores
a history of the Sorkness, Øde, and Solstein families
written and compiled by Johanna and Tom Sorkness ; cover art and sketches by Kristiana Sorkness.

Published 1999 by J. & T. Sorkness in [Pennsylvania?] .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Machine generated contents note: Introduction 5
N orwegian N am es 7
I.Earliest Times at Solor and Vestre Slidre 9
II.Solor and Vestre Slidre in the Viking and Late Middle Ages 12
II.Sorknes Folk 1600's-1900's 16
IV.The Solstein/Thorson People29
V.The 0de/Tostensen/Thompson/Hagen Family47
VI.Ame and Nettie 83
VII.Epilogue103
Appendix A: Ancestry Charts 104
Appendix B: Descendant Charts 130
Appendix C: Gunder Paulsen's Memoirs 153
Appendix D: Grue Church Fire 167
Appendix E: Old Letters 173
Appendix F: Story from Norwegian Newspaper 186
Appendix G; Supplements to Chapter V 193
1.A Fatal Stroke
2.The Broken Tree
Appendix H: Supplements to Chapter VI 197
1.A Grizzly Bear Story
2.Excerpts from Glacier Park Hotel Company Engineer Reports
Bibliography 202
Maps203
Index to Pictures 213 <BR><BR>Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Sorkness family, de family, Solstein family, Norway Genealogy.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 202) and index.
Errata slip inserted.

Genre
Genealogy.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
929/.2/0973
Library of Congress
CS71.S692 1999

The Physical Object

Pagination
220 p. :
Number of pages
220

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3542753M
LC Control Number
2001523835

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