Anders Jacobsen under Meen

Utreist med/Emigrated on: "Porsgrund" - arriving in New York July 6, 1848 (123 pass.)

Utreist til/Emigrated to: Hustisford township, Dodge Co., Wisconsin

Anders Jacobsen u/Meen:  He was born ca 1810 in the town of Porsgrunn by parents Jacob Andersen (b. ca 1782) and Live Larsdatter.
He later moved with his parents to the nabouring parish of Gjerpen where they settled on a small farm Buer under Meen.
He married Sept 10, 1835 to Marthe Nielsdatter, who was born Sept 21, 1815 on Strømdal farm in Gjerpen by parents Niels Jacobsen Strømdal and Anne Larsdatter.
They had the following children:
Niels Jacob Andersen, b. ca 1835 - Died before 1848.
Hans Andreas Andersen, b. Jan 29, 1840
Lars Andersen, b. June 7, 1842
Louise Andersdatter, b. Apr 23, 1846

I know nothing of these people in America.

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