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Braaten, Brothen from Norway

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Braaten, Brothen from Norway

Kristine (View posts)
Posted: 26 Jan 2000 9:41AM GMT
Hi, Apparently there were three brothers that came over in the late 1800's My Great Great Grandfather Thorval Brothen was asked by immigration to change the spelling of his name when he came to this country. He had two brothers John and Carl that came over later. They lived in Minnesota , my Grandfather Ivar Brothen is one of nine children and he had my mother and my Identical Twin Uncles Ivar and Rolf. It is my understanding that in Norway the name was Prestebraaten( not sure of the spelling) anyone with any other information I would love to share. Thanks , Kris
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Kristine 26 Jan 2000 4:41PM GMT 
Keith and Kyle Braaten 16 Mar 2000 2:49PM GMT 
carolhafer 3 Jun 2000 1:05PM GMT 
SheilaRogstad... 8 Jan 2001 9:35PM GMT 
Dorothy (Braaten) Goesch 28 May 2001 4:52PM GMT 
SheilaRogstad... 28 May 2001 8:29PM GMT 
jenisenix 26 May 2011 7:31PM GMT 
Dorothy (Braaten) Goesch 29 May 2001 2:19PM GMT 
SheilaRogstad... 30 May 2001 12:22AM GMT 
Dorothy Goesch 30 May 2001 1:14PM GMT 
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