Tuesday, July 20, 2010
Tuesday's Treasure: Ingeborg Singsaas is Confirmed
Ingeborg T. Singsaas was born on November 5th, 1887 in Sondre Trondhjem, Norway to Thore and Kari (Ingebritsdatter) Singsaas. She was the ninth of ten children. The family came to America on June 5th, 1890.
Ingeborg married Martin B. Christianson two years later on November 28, 1905. Rev Solensten officiated the wedding ceremony as well. Ingeborg and Martin had 8 children.
At the age of 38 years, four months, and 28 days, Ingeborg passed away due to heart failure after having been sick with influenza.
Rev Solensten at the time was reportely from the Toronto, SD area. The Singsaas family lived in the Hendricks, MN and Lake Hendricks, SD area around the time of Ingeborg's confirmation.