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Osmand Storhaug (b. Jul 20, 1828, d. Sep 27, 1920)Osmand Storhaug was born Jul 20, 1828 in StravangerNorway, and died Sep 27, 1920 in Hudson ,SD.He married Juliane Isakine Nyman on Mar 15, 1853 in Stavanger , Norway, daughter of Johan Erik Nyman and Elen Susanna Math.
Notes for Osmand Storhaug:
FOUND HIS GRAVE IN EDEN CEMETERY IN HUDSON , S.D. --SEE PICTURE OF HEAD STONE
OBITUARYFrom a paper, typed for the minister, that gave the funeral service.
Grandpa A Storhaug, Hudson's oldest inhabitant died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Helmik Lode on Tuesday evening, aged 92 years , 2 months and 7 days.
He was born in Stavanger, Norway, on July 20, 1828.He was married to Juliana Essekina Newman on March 15 , 1852, six children being born to this union.One son died in infancy , one son passed away in 1872 , the good wife and two other sons dying in 1874, leaving two daughters , Mrs Lode and Mrs Christine Olson, who died three years ago, leaving but one daughter Mrs lode as the sole member of the immediate family.Nine grandchildren and eighteen grandchildren also survive him.
He was a fine old gentleman, an honest, God fearing man, who was ever upright in all his dealings with his fellow man.Residing in this vicinity for 33 years , he was well known in this community, and all who knew him liked him.He was robust and healthy until a few years ago , being remarkably well and strong for his years , and he was a familiar figure Honor streets up to a year or so ago , since which time his decline has been rapid.
**In 1884 he came to this country, settling in Edenburg, Washington, where he lived for 3 years, then Coming to Hudson and making his home with his daughter Mrs. Christine Olson , until her death 3 years ago , since which he has been living with his remaining daughter Mrs. Lode ,receiving the loving care of the family during his declining years , for he has been feeble and bedfast most of the time during the last two or three years , but every tender care was his , and no daughter ever better , or more tender , of her fathers care , comfort and wishes than she.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday afternoon at the Lutheran church of which he had been a devout member all of his life , Rev. Rassmusson of Canton preaching one of the most eloquent funeral sermons , in English, ever listened to in Hudson, the pastor also singing a solo, the choir of the Congregational church also singing some of his favorite hymns, a large number of relatives and good being present to do honor to a man whom they loved and respected through life.
The pall bearers were old friends being Chas. Johnson, Peter Paulson, Frank Way, Chas. Marshall , Bert Eli and Lars Heier.
Internment took place in the Eden cemetery, where his daughter and other loved ones lay at rest.
Thus has another good man gone from us , a pioneer whom everyone liked.He lived to a good old age , and at the end of his days has gone to a certain reward on high.To his bereaved ones we tender our sincerest sympathies.
CARD OF THANKS
We wish to thank those who so kindly helped during the illness and death of our dear father and grandfather, for the beautiful floral offerings and decorations at the church, also the choir for their comforting songs.Their kindness will always be remembered.
Mr and Mrs H Lode and family
Mr and Mrs Oscar Olson
**this segment is from the Hudsonite newspaper & was not a part of the typed paper used at the funeral service.We found this in the Hudson Library in 1998 visit.
More About Osmand Storhaug:
Burial: Unknown, Eden Cemetery - Hudson Cemetery, SD.
Immigration: 1884, Edenberg ,Washington.
More About Osmand Storhaug and Juliane Isakine Nyman:
Marriage: Mar 15, 1853, Stavanger , Norway.
Children of Osmand Storhaug and Juliane Isakine Nyman are:
- Aadne Storhaug, b. Sep 01, 1854, Stavanger , Norway, d. Mar 01, 1872.
- Johan Erik Nyman Storhaug, b. Aug 13, 1856, Stavanger , Norway, d. Oct 29, 1856, Stavanger , Norway.
- +Severine Christine Storhaug, b. Nov 01, 1857, Stavanger,Norway, d. Feb 06, 1917, Hudson , S.D..
- +Ellen Susanna Nyman Storhaug, b. Dec 21, 1859, Stavanger , Norway, d. Nov 22, 1944, Hudson , S.D.81.
- Johan Erik Nyman Storhaug, b. Jan 03, 1863, Stavanger , Norway, d. Nov 17, 1874.
- Osmand Julius Storhaug, b. Jan 05, 1867, Stavanger , Norway, d. Sep 1875, Stavanger , Norway.