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From: margit bakke <>
Subject: Re: Peder Hans Barsness from Sogndal, Sogn-og-Fjordane
Date: Sun, 07 Mar 1999 19:19:25 +0000

if you go to:
you will find your birth certificate on Per Hanss.
born on the barsnes farm
parents are: Hans Hanss. & Anna Gulbrandd.
you might have to be a registered user to access the pages.
According to the records, he migrated in 1885 to Amerika

Pat Elkins wrote:
> Hello to all,
> I had such good response to my father's side of the family, I thought
> I would press my luck and try my mother's side:
> My grandfather, Peder Hans Barsness, was born September 28, 1863, in
> Sogndal. He came to America to join his brothers, Gilbert and Hans in
> 1882. Peder also had two sisters here Gjertrud and Soneva. I am
> trying find birth records for Peder and additional information
> regarding his mother, father and sibblings.
> Peder married Marit/Maret Olsdatter Dokken of Gulbransdalen after
> arriving in America. They met and married in Minnesota. Marit was
> born May 22, 1870. Any information will be greatly appreciated.
> This is a terrific site. I have learned more about my ancestors in
> the last two days than I have in the last two years. Thanks to
> everyone for being so helpful.
> Regards to all,
> Pat Elkins
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