I am searching for the descendants of this family who changed their name to Wilson when emigrating to the ?States
Below are the brothers of my g father, Harald August Vetleson Gjesdal (Wilson) who emigrated to South Africa
1. William (Vilhelm) Velteson (Velleson) Gjesdal - b: 16 Mar 1871 Fjaere, Aust-Adger - no children?
2. Gustaf Vetleson Gjesdal (or Gustav) aka: Gustav Wilson b: 12 Apr 1872 Håbestad bap: 12 May 1872 Fjære kyrkje d: 13 Oct 1942, San Francisco m: circa 1908 to Marie ? Probable children: 1. Gladys/Gadys - b: 1912 2. William - b: 1913 3. Robert - b: 1915 4. Edward - b: 1921 5. June - b: 1927
3. Theodor Vetleson Gjesdal aka: Theo Wilson b: 22 May 1873 Håbestad bap: 15 Jun 1873 Fjære kyrkje d: before 1930 USA m: 9 Jan 1909 Salt Lake City to Rose S Schiebel b: ? Massachusetts Sons: 1. William W - b: 1911 Utah, S Dakota or Illinois 2. George R – b: 1913 Utah or S Dakota (Conflicting places on various census records)
Please contact me if you are part of this family or knows anything that can help to trace them