This post is to correct and update information...
Cornelius Auensen, born in Modum, Buskerd, Norway, 07 Dec 1842
(birth or christening)...
Appears in 1865 Norway Census records.
Immigrated to Louisiana...date unknown.
Married Marie Ophelia Falgout, 19 MAR 1874 in Louisiana (St. Mary Parish).
Latest rumor of his death? lost at sea. His last child was born 10 Mar 1881.
His widow remarried 23 Feb 1885.
Anyone having any information, please share with me and my family.
Many thanks! Peggy