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Re: Still need 1920, 1930 census Osmund Forgard
Posted by: J Christiansen (ID *****5526) Date: September 22, 2012 at 06:37:46
In Reply to: Osmund Forgard by JACOB JANSSEN of 8371

Would someone please look up the 1920 and 1930 census for this family? Osmond Forgard is in Hanley Falls, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota in 1940 and lived in Deuel County, South Dakota in 1935.

More about Osmond and Lisa Marie Forgard:

A descendantís email address is posted here:
http://www.reocities.com/Heartland/Plains/8187/geobook.html

From an online family tree (maybe yours?)
Osmund Osmundsson Forgaard
Born 15 December 1884, Aaseral, Vest-Agder, Norway
Died 13 January 1959 in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, USA
PARENTS Osmund Jensson Forgaard and Jorunn Aasmundsdtr; both d in Norway
MARRIED on 20 June 1917 in South Dakota
SPOUSE:
Lisa-Marie Modtland
Born 06 March 1894 in Astoria, South Dakota
PARENTS: Joachim Modtland and Ellen Marie
Died 29 October 1976 in Redwood County, Minnesota

DEATH RECORDS for Osmund Forgard and Lisa Marie Forgard found at Minnesota Historical Society:
http://people.mnhs.org/dci/Results.cfm

Osmund Forgaard is in 1900 census in Aaseral, Vest-Agder, Norway as Aasmon Aasmonsen, with parents Aasmon Jensen and Jorand Aasmonsdatter, along with siblings Marit (1881), Kari (1887), Torborg (1889), and Anne Kirstine (1898).

1940 Census
Hanley Falls, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota
* Osmond Forgard 55 born about 1885 in Norway, has first papers for US citizenship, partner/owner of local cafe
* Lisa Forgard 46 wife, born about 1894 in South Dakota
* Olive Oftedahl 24 niece, single, waitress, local cafe
* Johnny Oftedahl 20 nephew, single, helper, local cafe
RESIDENCE in 1935: Rural Deuel County, South Dakota (a question on the 1940 census)

1941
Hendricks, Lincoln County, Minnesota
Social news item in the Hendricks Pioneer Newspaper, Friday, 05 December 1941
ďThe following were entertained at the Joachim Modtland home last Friday: Mr. and Mrs. Ole Olson, Myrtle and Marcella, Mrs. Henry Hanson and Myra, Mrs. Gilbert Johnson and family, Osmund Forgaard and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Modtland, Lars and Gust Friestad, and Mrs. Laura Lovro and Judith. The occasion was the 67th birthday of Mrs. Modtland."

Find-A-Grave memorial to Osmund Forgard and Lisa Marie Forgard. Buried Bethany Cemetery, Astoria, Deuel, South Dakota:
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Forgard&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=40501749&df=all&


Find-A-Grave
Memorial for Lisa Marie Modtlandís brother John Modtland. Obit says John was baptized and confirmed at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Astoria, Deuel, South Dakota:
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Modtland&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSob=n&GRid=33208308&


Find-A-Grave
Memorial for Lisa Marie Modtlandís father John Modtland, Bethlehem Cemetery, Astoria, Deuel, South Dakota:
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Modtland&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSob=n&GRid=46999872&


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