Residence: Armenia Township, Juneau County, Wisconsin. Born “Lars Johnsen Grythestuen” in 1827 in Biri, Norway, a son of John Olsen Grythestuen and Anne Monsdatter of Sondre Grythe. Came to America in 1850. Married to Mari, who was born in 1834. Two children: Ina, born 1856, and Johan, born 1859. Civil War: Farmer. Private. Sources: (Oudenstad p130)