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Re: Ertzgaards

Posted: 7 Feb 2011 9:40PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Ertzgaard
Hello There,

I am not related to any Ertzgaards, but I do have a very beautiful charcoal drawing of a portrait of Christian Ertzgaard. The back of the portrait says he came to the US in 1888 from Trondhiem, Norway. I believe he settled in Minneapolis and married named Mary, also from Norway, according to the 1920 US Census.

My wife bought the portrait at an antique store in Duluth, GA. We still have it today. We have no idea how it got to GA. We often wondered why a family would part with such a family heirloom.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
John Ertzgaard 21 Mar 2001 12:00PM GMT 
PR 25 Mar 2001 12:00PM GMT 
Øyvind Bjørkhaug 30 Aug 2004 1:13PM GMT 
tomhuseby 7 Apr 2013 3:44PM GMT 
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OddSteinarDyb... 20 Dec 2009 2:18AM GMT 
LaCavaFamily 8 Feb 2011 4:40AM GMT 
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