Thomas Rasmussen Strand, b. 1863 in Norway is listed as living in Elliott, Sanborn co., SD in the US Federal Census of 1920. Later the family seems to be listed in Woonsocket. Thomas was married to Karen Nettie Motland, b. abt. 1869. They had 7 children:
1. Richard, b. 1896 IN 1917 he is living in Woonsocket
2. Bertha, b. abt. 1897. I have no knowledge of her whereabouts after 1910, when she is living with her parents in Letcher, Sanborn co.
3. Anna, b. abt. 1898. She may be the Anna Trebilcock who according to the 1930 census, was married to Lowell A Trebilcock. In wich case, they lived in Davison co., SD with 3 children in 1930.
4. Severt J Strand, b. 1900. D. 1988 in Letcher, Sanborn co., according to the US Social Security Index. Lived in Elliott, Sanborn co. in 1930, providing for 2 younger brothers.
5. Tonette Strand, b. abt. 1904. May be the Tonetta Arness who is listed in the 1930 census as living in Sioux Falls, Minnehaha co., and married to Clifford L Arness.
6. Sam A Strand, b. 1907. D. 1994 in Woonsocket according to the US Social Security Index.
7. Clarence Martin Strand, b. 1913. Lived with his older brother Severt in 1930. D. in Woonsocket 1983 according to the US Social Security Index.
Any information on the descendants of Thomas and his children would be greatly appriciated.