My mother was born Bomstead (great grand father change the spelling.
Dauther of Victor Bomstead
Son of Adolph Levi Bomstead
Son of Abraham Levi Bomstead
Son of Johan Adolph Johannessen Bomstad
Son of Johan Andreas Johannessen Bomstad
Son of Johannes Abrahamssen Bomstad
Here's a record I just found that translates to something like Fell on a ice flow and killed himself in the Norwegian Historical Data Centre:http://www.rhd.uit.no/kirkebok/kbliste_e.aspx?kb=b&rr=10...