Aslak Pedersen Aas
med/Emigrated on: "WALHALLA", departed from Skien
Utreist til/Emigrated to: Ashippun township, Dodge Co.,
Aslak was born June 21, 1821 to parents Peder Berulfsen Aas Søndre from Slettene u. Moe and Berthe
Larsdatter Gaashølen. They married Sep 19, 1815. Aslak married
According to Gerhard Naeseth, they had in
Anna Margrete, b. ca 1849
Peder, b. 1852?. Living 1880.
Stina, b. 1854?
Kristine, b. 1856?. Living in 1880.
Aslak’s father Peder Berulfsen married once more,
Aslak Pedersen’s brothers Lars Pedersen Aas and Peder Pedersen Aas, and her sister, Maren Karine Pedersdatter, emigrated in
1856. Maren Karine Pedersdatter married an
emigrant from Gjerpen, Hans Rasmussen Furuvald, the son of Rasmus Jensen
Karen Østensdatter’s parents and her brother Lars Østensen also emigrated in 1849, as did her brother Engebret Østensen and his wife and children.
Aslak Pedersen’s paternal grandparents were Berulf Haagensen Slettene and Elen Mortensdatter Haugerød. His maternal grandparents were Lars Jensen Bradt and Karen Iversdatter from Kongsberg.
Karen Østensdatter’s paternal grandparents were Lars Helgesen Bøe and Ingeborg Østensdatter Bø. Her maternal grandparents were Engebret Rasmussen Dyrkold and Magnhild Haraldsdatter Sem.
Much information on site page has been provided by Mike Emerson.
2003 - Skien Genealogical page - by Jan Christensen