Utreist med/Emigrated on: the "SALVATOR"

Utreist til/Emigrated to: Chicago, Illinois - 1843.

Thor Solvesen Hynie: He was born May 22, 1818 on a cotter's farm under the farm Hyni in Gjerpen parish. His parents were SolveDanielsen and Maren Thorsdatter. He married Else Kirstine Andersdatter Gulset, b. Dec 10, 1821 and died Oct 30, 1875 in Woodstock,Illinois. She was the daughter of Anders Petersen and Johanne Susanne Abrahamsdatter from Gulset in Gjerpen, Norway. Thor died Aug 1, 1882 in Chicago, and they are both buried at Queen Anne Cemetary.

 1997 - Skien Genealogical page - by Jan Christensen.