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RIISER FAMILY from Hobol, Ostfold, NORWAY

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RIISER FAMILY from Hobol, Ostfold, NORWAY

Posted: 10 Apr 2000 5:32PM GMT
Edited: 16 Mar 2002 9:15PM GMT
HOPING TO LOCATE (MORE) DESCENDANTS OF THE
RIISER FAMILY FROM HOBOL, OSTFOLD, NORWAY,
THAT EMIGRATED TO U.S. /
SVEND THEODOR JOHANNESEN RIISER (1838-1916),
MY MOTHER's FATHER's FATHER, EMIGRATED IN
1888, WITH HIS WIFE, (KAREN) DOROTHEA (nee
ROER) (1842-1920), 2 DAUGHTERS, THORA (1872-
1957) INGA (1875-1956), MY GRANDFATHER,
RUDOLPH (RISER) (1880-1959), TO CHICAGO. A
SON, JOHN (1864-1962), 2 OTHER DAUGHTERS,
ELIZABETH (1867-1946) SIGRID (1870-1950),
LATER (1888) MRS. MARTIN BERGSJO, CAME IN 1887. ANOTHER DAUGHTER, ANNA (1868-1928), CAME IN 1889, WITH HER HUSBAND, ALFRED
PAULSEN (1849-1936), THEIR DAUGHTER, FRIEDA
(1887-1981), HIS DAUGHTER, INGRID (1881-
1977). ALFRED WAS OLDER BROTHER TO AXEL
PAULSEN (1855-1936), THE FAMOUS NORWEGIAN ICE
SKATER. /
I HAVE MET MANY DESCENDANTS OF GRANDPA's SIB-
LINGS--PERHAPS THERE ARE OTHERS ? /
SVEND WAS YOUNGEST SIBLING IN HIS FAMILY. I
HAVE SOME MENTION OF DESCENDANTS OF HIS OLDER BROTHER, THORVALD JULIUS RIISER (1825-
1921), WHO SETTLED IN U.S. IN LATER 1800s:
A DAUGHTER's SON: JOHN BOVIM (1887-1979), SETTLED IN MINNEAPOLIS BY 1910, AMONG OTHERS. /
IF ANY OF THE AFOREMENTIONED, RING A BELL---
WOULD BE GLAD TO HELP. /
LOOKING FORWARD TO ANY ASSISTANCE. /
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
@@JLJFeb9@aol... 10 Apr 2000 11:32PM GMT 
Jacob Riiser 23 Jun 2000 12:17AM GMT 
JOHN LEE JACOBS 24 Jun 2000 8:38PM GMT 
@@JLJFeb9@aol... 13 Jan 2001 1:54AM GMT 
@@JLJFeb9@aol... 19 Jan 2002 9:33AM GMT 
mark plada 17 Dec 2013 2:58PM GMT 
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