Christopher TOSTENSON SPARSTAD

Male Abt 1841 - 1920  (~ 79 years)


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  • Name Christopher TOSTENSON SPARSTAD  [1
    Born Abt 1841  NORWAY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Immigratn 1860  [2
    Cen-Head 09 Jun 1880  Warsaw, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1880 census at Warsaw, Goodhue, MN shows Christ. Tostenson, 39, widowed, b. NORWAY, parents b. NORWAY, farmer; children b. MN: Marit, 18; Thom, 16; Anders, 14; Ole, 11; Lina, 9.
    Cen-Head 01 Jun 1900  Holden Township, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1900 census at Holden Township, Goodhue, MN shows C. T. Sparstad, b. Aug. 1840, 59, married 8 years, b. NORWAY, parents b. NORWAY, immigrated 1860, farmer; Anna, b. Jan 1844, 56, 4 children born, 1 living, b. NORWAY, parents b. NORWAY, immigrated 1849; John Givre, nephew, b. Apr. 1885, 15, b. MN, parents b. MN/MN, at school.
    Cen-Head 30 Apr 1910  Holden Township, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1910 census at Holden Township, Goodhue, MN shows Christopher Sparstad, 69, married 2ce, 18 years, b. NORWAY, parents b. NORWAY, immigrated 1860, farmer; Anne, 66, married 2ce, 18 years, 0 children born/0 living, b. NORWAY, parents b. NORWAY, immigrated 1849.
      Note: in 1900 Anne listed 4 children born / 1 living, she may have been referring to children by her first marriage.
    Died 1920  [4
    Cen-Head 03 Jan 1920  Kenyon, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1920 census at Kenyon, Goodhue, MN shows Christ T. Sparstad, 79, widowed, immigrated 1860, b. NORWAY, parents, b. NORWAY.
    Reference Number 19121 
    Reference Number E 20 
    Buried Vang Cemetery, Dennison, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I19121  mm
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2013 

    Father Unknown TOSTENSON SPARSTAD 
    Family ID F6918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emma Ingeborg LEINE,   b. 21 Dec 1828, Vang, Valders, NORWAY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1879, Goodhue Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 1861  Warsaw Township, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Marit SPARSTAD,   b. 14 Sep 1861, Goodhue Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1939, Goodhue Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +2. Thom Albert SPARSTAD,   b. 05 May 1864, Holden Township, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1933, St. Lucas Hospital, Faribault, Rice, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +3. Andrew C. SPARSTAD,   b. Nov 1866, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Feb 1930, Becker Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)
    +4. Ole C. SPARSTAD,   b. 23 Apr 1869, Dennison, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Mar 1946, Sacred Heart, Renville, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +5. Adeline S. SPARSTAD,   b. 15 Feb 1872, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1963, Rice Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F4241  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anne GJIVERE,   b. 25 Nov 1843, NORWAY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1916, Kenyon, Goodhue Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1891  [2, 6
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F6917  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1841 - NORWAY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1861 - Warsaw Township, Goodhue, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 09 Jun 1880 - Warsaw, Goodhue, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 01 Jun 1900 - Holden Township, Goodhue, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 30 Apr 1910 - Holden Township, Goodhue, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 03 Jan 1920 - Kenyon, Goodhue, MN Link to Google Earth
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    Christopher Sparstad
    Christopher Sparstad

  • Sources 
    1. [S88] 1880 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1880, Ancestry Date, 2010).

    2. [S90] 1900 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1900, Ancestry Date, 2004).

    3. [S91] 1910 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1910, Ancestry Date, 2006).

    4. [S348] Dalby Database, Compiler: Dalby, John.

    5. [S92] 1920 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1920, Ancestry Date, 2010).

    6. [S937] History of Renville County, Curtiss-Wedge, Franklyn, (H. C. Cooper Jr & Co., Chicago, 1916).