Hi, my father is from the farm in Sognefjord called Osland and we have som contact with the Ostrem-hatleli family ass, esp Don Reierson in Fargo,Usa, email@example.com
or his son chris velline, firstname.lastname@example.org
. They know a lot.
In my family there was a Johannes Osland hwo left fore Canada (born 1991). and yes, your ancestors are from Fillippus Erlendson Odinsland,b ca 1285, and lived in Odinsland(Osland) and as the forfather of Losna-ætten, knights and rich lendmen in Norway.I was in maitland 20 years ago and found some osland there, even a street in sidney called Oslands-street.
best regards, Tore Osland (email@example.com