Martha Wahl, 18561945 (aged 89 years)

Name
Martha /Wahl/
Given names
Martha
Surname
Wahl
Also known as
Martha /Hval/
Birth April 3, 1856 32 26
Residence May 18, 1885 (aged 29 years)
MarriageBertil Olsen WaagedahlView this family
March 17, 1889 (aged 32 years)
Residence 1889 (aged 32 years)
Birth of a daughterChristine Waagedahl
January 18, 1890 (aged 33 years)
Birth of a daughterGunhild Waagedahl
June 24, 1891 (aged 35 years)

Birth of a sonElling O. Waagedahl
November 19, 1893 (aged 37 years)
Census June 17, 1895 (aged 39 years) Age: 39
Birth of a daughterBertella Waagedahl
March 12, 1896 (aged 39 years)
Census June 5, 1900 (aged 44 years) Age: 44
Census June 5, 1900 (aged 44 years)

1900 United States - Census transcript - Bertil Olsen Waagedahl B.O. - Household 1900; Census Place: Holt, Marshall, Minnesota; Roll: 774; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0105 Waagedahl Farm, Holt township, Marshall county, Minnesota, USA

Name Relation Race Sex Month Year Age Cond Marr Chil Chil BP FBP MBP Imm US Nat Occupation Unemp School Read Write Eng Home Mort Farm
Bertil Olsen Waagedahl B.O. head M May 1856 44 S 11 Norway Norway Norway 1879 21 No Farmer 0 Yes Yes Yes Owned Free Farm
Martha Wahl wife F Apr 1856 44 M 11 4 4 NOR Norway Norway 1884 16 Yes Yes Yes
Christine Waagedahl daughter F Jan 1890 10 S North Dakota Norway NOR 4 Yes No No
Gunhild Waagedahl daughter F Jun 1891 8 S Norway NOR 4
Elling O. Waagedahl son M Nov 1893 6 S Minnesota Norway NOR 1
Bertella Waagedahl daughter F Mar 1896 4 S Minnesota Norway NOR
Census 1905 (aged 48 years) Age: 49
Death of a daughterBertella Waagedahl
August 24, 1916 (aged 60 years) Age: 20 years, 5 months, 12 days
Cause: Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Burial of a daughterBertella Waagedahl
August 26, 1916 (aged 60 years)
Address: 15730 - 320 St NE Middle River, MN
Cemetery: Ringbo cemetery

BerthellaWaagedahlgravestone http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=d785b9d6-ed69-4ab8-b0cf-aa542dc826b3&tid=8236611&pid=134

Death of a husbandBertil Olsen Waagedahl
May 23, 191707:00 (aged 61 years) Age: 61 years 5 days
Cause: Heart attack
Burial of a husbandBertil Olsen Waagedahl
May 25, 1917 (aged 61 years)
Address: 15730 - 320 St NE Middle River, MN
Cemetery: Ringbo cemetery

Berthel Waagedahl Grave http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=036c7b40-e11a-4384-b9af-b632740e6693&tid=8236611&pid=27

Headstone, Berthel Waagedahl
Headstone, Berthel Waagedahl

Photo by Lori Ranum, 24 May 2008

Death of a daughterGunhild Waagedahl
March 7, 1920 (aged 63 years)
Burial of a daughterGunhild Waagedahl
1921 (aged 64 years)
Address: 15730 - 320 St NE Middle River, MN
Cemetery: Ringbo cemetery

GunhildWaagedahlGrave http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=cf55bf88-a4e5-4c23-8dad-c6af5de7e720&tid=8236611&pid=133

Marriage of a childEllef SorterChristine WaagedahlView this family
October 21, 1925 (aged 69 years)
Residence 1935 (aged 78 years)
Residence
Age: 83 Marital Status: Widowed; Relation to Head of House: Mother
April 1, 1940 (aged 83 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Larsen (Hval) Wahl

Death of a motherKari Carlsdatter

Death December 30, 194500:30 (aged 89 years)
Cause of death: Acute heart attack, due to influenza

NB: Martha (Hval) Wahl's mother's name is listed as Kari Paulson by Elling Waagedahl on her death certificate.

Burial January 3, 1946 (4 days after death)
Address: 15730 - 320 St NE Middle River, MN
Cemetery: Ringbo cemetery

Martha Hval Waagedahl gravestone http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=98acd741-967b-4e78-b245-d95403fa8059&tid=8236611&pid=29

Family with parents
father
1824
Birth: 1824Grans, Hadeland, Oppland, Norway
Death: Norway
mother
1830
Birth: 1830 10Grans Prestgjeld, Hadeland, Oppland, Norway
Death: Norway
herself
Mother Martha Waagedahl 1856-1945
18561945
Birth: April 3, 1856 32 26Gran, Hadeland, Oppland, NOR
Death: December 30, 1945Holt Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Family with Bertil Olsen Waagedahl
husband
Headstone, Berthel Waagedahl
18561917
Birth: May 17, 1856 31 30Stavanger, Rogaland, Norway
Death: May 23, 1917Holt Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
herself
Mother Martha Waagedahl 1856-1945
18561945
Birth: April 3, 1856 32 26Gran, Hadeland, Oppland, NOR
Death: December 30, 1945Holt Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Marriage MarriageMarch 17, 1889Lake Park, Becker County, Minnesota, United States
10 months
daughter
"Neldie and Christine"
18901969
Birth: January 18, 1890 33 33North Dakota, United States
Death: September 7, 1969Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
17 months
daughter
Gunhild Waagedahl 1891-1921
18911920
Birth: June 24, 1891 35 35
Death: March 7, 1920Oakland Park Sanatorium, Rocksbury Township, Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
2 years
son
Elling Waagedahl 1893-1957
18931957
Birth: November 19, 1893 37 37Minnesota, United States
Death: October 14, 1957Warren Hospital, Warren, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
2 years
daughter
Bertela Waagedahl
18961916
Birth: March 12, 1896 39 39Minnesota, United States
Death: August 24, 1916Holt, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
Bertil Olsen Waagedahl + First Mrs. Waagedahl
husband
Headstone, Berthel Waagedahl
18561917
Birth: May 17, 1856 31 30Stavanger, Rogaland, Norway
Death: May 23, 1917Holt Township, Marshall County, Minnesota, United States
partner’s partner
1882
Death: April 12, 1882Becker County, Minnesota, United States
step-son
"Dick Fox & children - Uncle" in Shelton, WA
18821958
Birth: April 6, 1882 25Lake Park Township, Becker County, Minnesota, United States
Death: October 30, 1958Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico
CensusView

1900 United States - Census transcript - Bertil Olsen Waagedahl B.O. - Household 1900; Census Place: Holt, Marshall, Minnesota; Roll: 774; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0105 Waagedahl Farm, Holt township, Marshall county, Minnesota, USA

Name Relation Race Sex Month Year Age Cond Marr Chil Chil BP FBP MBP Imm US Nat Occupation Unemp School Read Write Eng Home Mort Farm
Bertil Olsen Waagedahl B.O. head M May 1856 44 S 11 Norway Norway Norway 1879 21 No Farmer 0 Yes Yes Yes Owned Free Farm
Martha Wahl wife F Apr 1856 44 M 11 4 4 NOR Norway Norway 1884 16 Yes Yes Yes
Christine Waagedahl daughter F Jan 1890 10 S North Dakota Norway NOR 4 Yes No No
Gunhild Waagedahl daughter F Jun 1891 8 S Norway NOR 4
Elling O. Waagedahl son M Nov 1893 6 S Minnesota Norway NOR 1
Bertella Waagedahl daughter F Mar 1896 4 S Minnesota Norway NOR
DeathView

NB: Martha (Hval) Wahl's mother's name is listed as Kari Paulson by Elling Waagedahl on her death certificate.

BurialView

Martha Hval Waagedahl gravestone http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=98acd741-967b-4e78-b245-d95403fa8059&tid=8236611&pid=29

Shared note

Death Certificate # 1945-MN-008278

Married Bertil O. Waagedahl after coming to US (per her obit in Holt Weekly News). Member of Hadeland Lag with son Elling. In the 1865 Norway census she is listed as Marthe Johnsdatter, of John Larsen and Kari Carlsdatter, on the family farm Hval. Marthe Wahl is also listed as travelling to the US and arriving in New York on May 18, 1883, via the ship Angelo (via Norway emigrants list from Digitalarkivet and her naturalization papers, filed 2 Nov 1886.)

Shared note

Martha Hval Waagedahl gravestone http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=98acd741-967b-4e78-b245-d95403fa8059&tid=8236611&pid=29