Jens Olsen Kiise
Utreist med/Emigrated on:
"WALHALLA", departed from Skien to
Utreist til/Emigrated to: Ashippun township, Dodge Co.,
Jens was born
Jens Olsen's paternal grandparents were Erik Olsen Kise and Anne Helvig Larsdatter Fossum. His maternal grandparents were Engebret Solvesen Rosvall and Jøran Sondresdatter Vannebo.
Anne Larsdatter’s paternal grandparents were Hans Jensen Gjedeboen and Else Margrethe Christensdatter. Her maternal grandparents were Engebret Solvesen Rosvall and Jøran Sondresdatter Vannebo.
Jens Olsen's brother, Halvor Olsen, emigrated in 1869.
Anne Larsdatter’s sister,
Inger Larsdatter, emigrated with her husband, Niels
Nielsen and their children in 1849.
Her brother, Hans Larsen, emigrated with his
wife, Maren Christophersdatter and one child in 1847. Her brother, Engebret Larsen, emigrated in
Jens and Anne had according to Gerhard Naeseth these children born in
1. Lars, b. 1851 ?
2. Ellen Dorothea, b.
3. Anne Maria, b. 1855 ?
4. Mathilde Lovise, b.
5. Josefine, b.
Roger Johnson I have the following info:
1. Jens Olson (Oleson) Kise (Kjise) (8-1824 to
building. He has about the largest stone in St. Olaf's cemetery. Probably no descendants alive today . Louesa & Jose gave a lot of money to St. Olaf's it is said. For connection with Howard Larson, see Hans Larson file. Their name was Oleson on 1880 census. (See chapter on stained glass windows in St. Olaf's History written by the Ashippun History Committee.) They had five
children, all living, in 1900 per census. Martin Mason b. 7-1880 lived with them and worked as a laborer per 1900 census. (See Mason file.)
2. Olaves (Olivous) Olson (8-1850 to
2. Ellen D. Olson b. abt. 1854 per 1880 census to
2. Anna M. Olson b. 4-1855 per 1900 census. b. abt. 1856 per 1880 census to
2. Louesa M. Olson (
2. Josephine Olson b. 6-1865 per 1900 census. b. abt. 1865 per 1880 census. Off Ocon. (See History of St. Olaf's.) Living in 1952.
1. Halvor Olson Kise m. Helvig Helvigsdatter. (See Helgeson Foss file.) Lived in Sec. 10 Town of
2. Mary Olson of Pierce Cty.
2. Ole Olson of Pierce Cty. m. Anna ?.
3. Hilda Olson m. Art Zastrow
4. Dorothea Zastrow
4. Grace Zastrow
3. Nora Olson m. Rev. Irving Jacobson They were missionaries in
4. Howard Jacobson
4. Edward Jacobson
4. Lois Jacobson
3. Alice Olson m. Thurman Rasmussen, son of Peter Rasmussen &Pauline Solveson. (See Torsten Rasmussen Lie file for continuation.)
3. Ruth Olson Never married.
3. Carl Olson Never married.
3. Halvor Olson m. Alma Peterson a daughter of Christian Peterson. (See Ole Peterson Baugerud file.)
4. Edward Neuman Olson b.
5. Dennis Olson b.
5. Rhonda Olson b.
5. Richard Olson b.
5. Rebecca Olson b.
4. Mildred Olson b.
5. Karen Anderson b. 9-19-1958
5. Eric Anderson b. 6-24-1961 m. Kimberley Tyler
5. Kirk Anderson b. 5-4-1965
4. Marjorie Olson b.
4. David Olson b.
5. Jeffery Olson b.
2. Maria Olson of Pierce Cty.
2. Hannah Olson of Pierce Cty.
2. Emma Josephine Olson of Pierce Cty. b.
2. Helvig Olson of Pierce Cty.
2. Henrietta Christine Olson b.
2. Ida Agnethe Olson of Pierce Cty. b.
2003 - Skien Genealogical page - by Jan Christensen