Born “Amund Pedersen Lillelien” in Sondre Gausdal, Gudbrandsdalen, Oppland, Norway, on 13 Apr 1847, son of Peder Torgersen Lillilien and Anne Johannesdatter Solberg. He came to America with his parents and siblings in 1848. They came from Østre Gausdal, Oppland, to Lebanon Township, Dodge County, Wisconsin, and moved later to St.Lawrence Township, Waupaca County. Civil War: Post war: Married 1870 to Anne Christine Christoffersdatter. Seven children. He died at St. Lawrence, 1902. Sources: (Ulvestad p 271) (Naeseth ’48-1821) “Wesley, Amund” “Vestli, Amund”