I wanted to update this message: James Thomas Mortenson/Mortensen 1847-1928 and Marie Peterson 1853-1934 the list of their children are: 1.Pauline Mortenson/Mortensen 1878 married Christian Halager and their children where: Eleanor Halager 1911, Mable Halager 1913, Margrette Halager 1915. 2.James Thomas Mortensen, Jr. 1880-1949 he married Anne Marie Hanson 1877-1970 and they had Estelle Mortensen married Joseph T. Borgford, and Edna Marie Mortensen married James Cerel Glenn. 3.Christine Mortenson 1883-1964 never married. 4.Rose Margaret Mortenson 1886-1922 married Albert Edward Acteson (my grandparents). 5.Andrew E. Mortensen/Mortenson 1889 married Eleanor Rinman only child I have for them is Muriel D. Mortenson/Mortensen 1916. 6.George Mortenson 1893-1966 married but no children. 7.Eddie A. Mortensen/Mortenson 1887-1974 birth and death information came from SS death index and may not be correct. 8,Annie Mortenson/Mortensen married an Iverson, this name came from her brother, James Thomas obituary.
Still looking for a family connection with this family.ThanksKaren