OLSON, Christopher

Born “Christopher Olsen Indrenæs” on 10 Aug 1839 in Skånevik, Hordaland, Norway, son of Ole Johannesen Indrenæs and Brithe Larsdatter Baugstø. He came to America with his parents and siblings on “Harmonie”, which sailed from Stavanger, Rogaland, on 13 May 1849 and arrived in New York on 3 Jul 1849. They came to Lisbon, Illinois, where his father died in August 1849. The family moved on to Roland, Story County, Iowa. Civil War: Died in the war. Sources: (Naeseth-Hedberg ’49-66)