Searching for parents of, and other descendants of:
CHRISTOHER ELLENSEN: Born:12 June,1828. Married: 22 Feb.1852 Lier Buskerud,Norway; to Marthe Hansdatter(Born:May 11,1822 and died: May 3,1873(age 46).
Son: HAGBARTH KRISTOFFERSEN/CHRISTOPHERSON/SEN
BORN: 1858 Horton,Norway. Died: 1931.Married: 13 May,1884, Horton,Vestfold,Norway to GUSTAVA HELENE F. PEDERSEN(Born: 1868 Norway, and died 1920).
Son: OSCAR (KR OR CHRISTOFFERSEN/SON/KRISTOFFERSEN)"MORCH". (Took name of farm he was working on-"Morch".)Born: 29 May,1888 Horton,Vestfold,Norway. Died: 27 March,1956. Buried:Gooding Cemetery,Wagner Twp.,Clayton Co.,Iowa. Married: 27 Oct,1913 Monona,Clayton Co.,Iowa to Cora Elizabeth Sheppard/erd (Born: 4 April,1893 Clayton co.,Iowa. Died: 30 June,1964 Prairie du Chien,Wisconsin Hospital. Buried:Gooding Cemetery,Wagner Twp.,Clayton Co.,Iowa.
Gustava Pedersens' mother was Lena Solberg (Born:1837 Norway. Died: 1924
Cora Sheppard/erds' FATHER: William Sheppard(parents: John Sheppard (born 15 May,1823 Devonshire,England. Died: 30 July 1913. Married in Sandusky,Ohio)& WIFE: ELIZABETH HENKES(Born: 17 July,1834 Hesian Castle,Germany. Died: 15 April,1905)
Elizabeth Henkes'- FATHER: Martin Henkes, Born: 28 March,1805, Germany. Died: 6 May,1875. Married: abt.1834.- MOTHER: Anna Catherine Kuhn,( Born: 30 Oct.1806 Germany. Died: 17 June 1889. Their children: John & Elizabeth.
CORA ELIZABETH SHEPPARDs' mother was:
ANNA "OTTILIE" MINNIE MARFILIUS (Born: 8 Nov. 1868 Gran Grey,Wisconsin. Died: 18 Jan.1952. Buried:Gooding Cemetery,Wagner Twp.,Clayton Co.,Iowa.) Ottilies' FATHER: PETER ANTON MARFILIUS (Born: 3 Aug.or 8 Aug.,1824 Bad Kreuznach,Germany(their is also a note of France,Paris?). Died: 8 Jan.1881. Buried: Bridgeport Cemetery,Bridgeport,Wisconsin.) Married: 13 July,1856 Ashland,Pa. to, MOTHER: WILHEMINE HORN (Born: 21 June 1832 Sachen(Saxon)Germany. Died: 30 March 1913. Buried: Bridgeport Cemetery,Bridgeport,Wisconsin(Next to the Town Hall(Hwy. 18 South of Prairie du Chien< Wisconsin)).Wilhemine Horns' 2nd Marriage: Karl Oschlegal Dec.23,1853.
WILHEMINE HORNs' FATHER: Christian Horn(no dates). MOTHER: Dorothea Fredericka Wilhemine Pitzner(P)(nickname-"Reka")Born: 1819 Preu.
CHILDREN OF OSCAR MORCH ( KRISTOFFERSEN/CHRISTOPHERSEN/ON and CORA ELIZABETH SHEPPARD/ERD ARE: - #1. DELMAR OSCAR MORCH, Born: 2 Aug. 1914 near Hamilton & Cavaleir, North Dakota. Died: 10 July 1983. Buried: Laurel Hills Cemetery;DesMoines,Polk co.,Iowa. Married: 31 Jan.1938 in Missouri, to Beulah May Logsdon(born: 15 June,1920 Newton,Iowa.
and- #2. Clara Gustava Morch, Born: 2 July 1918 Howard Co.,Iowa. Married: 16 June 1937 Cresco,Howard Co.,Iowa. To: Russell James White ( Born: 27 Feb.1913. Died: 23 Nov.1971 at home of a heart attack. Buried: New Oregon Cemetery,(RR.South)Cresco,Iowa.
Children of Delmar Oscar Morch and Beulah May Logsdon are:Karen,Sharon,Linda,and Paul.
Children of Russell James White and Clara Gustava Morch are: Jeleen Esther White, Born: 9 Feb. 1938. Vada Carol White,Born: 26 May 1940. Arlis Glen White,Born: 23 June 11941. Harlan Wayne White, Born: 26 Nov.1942. Yvonne Elva White,Born: 16 Jan. 1944. Marilee Clarian White,Born: 10 Sept.1946. Wesley Oscar White, Born: 3 Aug.1949. Died: 23 Nov.1949(Milk did not agree with him,and he went into convulsions after a pennicilin shot when he was sick). Leslie Russell White,Born: 30 July 1952.