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Seeking information on the family of Peter O. Olsen.
Peter O. Olsen was born 1820 in Norway. He immigrated to the U.S. in the 1860's and homesteaded land in Yankton, South Dakota with three Children, Ole Olsen, Maria/Mary Olsen, and Lawrence Olsen. Peter died around 1918 in Yankton.
Lawrence Olsen was born in Dec 1857 in Norway, immigrated to the U.S. in 1868. He married Ellen Arnesen in 1883 in Hennepin County, Minnesota and then settled in Chicago, Illinois, where he had seven children: Art, Mabel, Alice, Harry, Carlton, Ed, and Lillian.