Olav Johannes Johanneson "Ole" Leraas Olav Johannes Johanneson "Ole" Leraas  ‎(I0103)‎
Given Names: Olav Johannes Johanneson
Surname: Leraas
Nickname: Ole

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 7 December 1844 Bergen, Norway
Death: 31 December 1928 ‎(Age 84)‎ Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 7 December 1844 Bergen, Norway
Address:

Bergen
Norway

Immigration 1866 ‎(Age 21)‎
Residence from 1866 to 1871 ‎(Age 21)‎
Address:
Goodhue county, Minnesota

Marriage Martha Larsdatter Stamnes - 19 September 1870 ‎(Age 25)‎ Heldon Church, Minnesota
Address:

Heldon, MN
USA

Occupation 1878 ‎(Age 33)‎ Worked as a Carpenter in Minneapolis. Minneapolis, Hennepin county, Minnesota
Address:

Minneapolis, MN
USA

CensusCensus Place: Lien, Grant, Minnesota; Roll: T9_621; Family History Film: 1254621; Page: 528.1000; Enumeration District: 6; Image: 0613.
24 June 1880 ‎(Age 35)‎ Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Lien township, MN
USA

CensusCensus Date: 1 May 1885, County: Grant, Locality: Lien; Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905. St. Paul, MN, USA: Minnesota Historical Society, 1977. Microfilm. Reels 1-47 and 107-164.
1 May 1885 ‎(Age 40)‎ Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Lien township, MN
USA

Naturalization(Final)
21 May 1891 ‎(Age 46)‎ Grant county, Minnesota
Address:
, MN
USA

NATURALIZATION RECORD ‎(FINAL)‎ Grant County for Ole J. Leraas 28th May 1891NATURALIZATION RECORD ‎(FINAL)‎ Grant County for Ole J. Leraas 28th May 1891


CensusCensus Place: Lien, Grant, Minnesota; Roll: T623 765; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 51
12 June 1900 ‎(Age 55)‎ Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Lien township, MN
USA

CensusLien, Grant; Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905. St. Paul, MN, USA: Minnesota Historical Society, 1977. Microfilm. Reels 1-47 and 107-164.
26 June 1905 ‎(Age 60)‎ Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Lien township, MN
USA

CensusCensus Place: Lien, Grant, Minnesota; Roll: T625_826; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 49; Image: 943.
8 January 1920 ‎(Age 75)‎ Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Lien township, MN
USA

Deathat his home following a week's illness from flu.
31 December 1928 ‎(Age 84)‎ Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Barrett, MN 56311
USA


Shared Note: - His grave marker lists the year of death as 1929, but he actually died on New Year's Eve of 1928, according to his obituary.
Religion 5 January 1929 ‎(5 days after death)‎ Memorial service, 1:00 at home, 2:00 at Immanual, officiated by Rev. Ivar Sandberg Immanuel Lutheran Church; Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Barrett, MN
USA

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Burial 5 January 1929 ‎(5 days after death)‎ Immanuel Lutheran Church; Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Barrett, MN
USA

Leraas plot at ImmanuelLeraas plot at Immanuel



OLE LERAAS markerOLE LERAAS marker


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Parents Family  (F1308)
Johannes Olsen Leraas
1804 - 1880
Anna Askjelsdatter Øyo
1819 - 1895
Olav Johannes Johanneson "Ole" Leraas
1844 - 1928
Askel J. Leraas
1847 - 1920
Jacob Leraas
1848 - 1852
Martha Johannesdatr Leraas
1851 -
Jakob Johanneson Leraas
1854 - 1904
Johannes J. Leraas
1857 - 1942
Brita Johannesdatr Leraas
1862 - 1950
Marie Leland Leraas
-

Step-Parent Family  (F1134)
Johannes Olsen Leraas
1804 - 1880
Maria Knutsdatter Lillejord
1811 - 1837
Knut Johanneson Leraas
1832 - 1912

Step-Parent Family  (F0942)
Johannes Olsen Leraas
1804 - 1880
Marta Nilsdatter Veo
1804 - 1843
Maria Johannesdtr Leraas
1841 -
Olav Leraas
1843 - 1843

Immediate Family  (F1434)
Martha Larsdatter Stamnes
1844 - 1930
Anton M. Leraas
1889 - 1953
Louis Andrew Leraas
1874 -
Julia Severina Leraas
1879 - 1970
Martin Alfred Leraas
1883 - 1946
Lena Leraas
1885 - 1937
John O. Leraas
1887 - 1934
John M. "Johnny" Leraas
1873 -
Annie Leraas
1877 -
Emma Leraas
1878 -
Betsy Haugen
1896 -


Notes
Death His grave marker lists the year of death as 1929, but he actually died on New Year's Eve of 1928, according to his obituary.


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Sources

Source
Leraas Family in America, The
Publication: Craftsman Press Seattle, WA
‎[excerpt from]‎ The Leraas Family in America‎[excerpt from]‎ The Leraas Family in America



Source
Grave Marker

Source
Grant County Historical Society Archive
Citation Details:  SB 668; p. 151

Source
Vaksdal Bygdebok 111
Publication: Stamnes Sokn., Norway, 1965.
Citation Details:  GARDSNR. 38 LEIRO, p. 200

Source
Grant County Herald
Citation Details:  Ole J. Leraas Obituary

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Ole J. Leraas memorial cardOle J. Leraas memorial card  ‎(M181)‎

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Mr. & Mrs. Ole Leraas enlargementMr. & Mrs. Ole Leraas enlargement  ‎(M179)‎

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Ole & Martha's 50th: Lena, Julia, Ole, Anton, Martha, Martin, JohnnyOle & Martha's 50th: Lena, Julia, Ole, Anton, Martha, Martin, Johnny  ‎(M30)‎

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Mr & Mrs Ole J Leraas 50th AnnivMr & Mrs Ole J Leraas 50th Anniv  ‎(M177)‎

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Ole & Martha LeraasOle & Martha Leraas  ‎(M176)‎

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Ole Leraas family June 21, 1905Ole Leraas family June 21, 1905  ‎(M28)‎

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Family with Parents
Father
Johannes Olsen Leraas ‎(I0095)‎
Birth 1804
Death 1880 ‎(Age 76)‎ Norway
15 years
Mother
 
Anna Askjelsdatter Øyo ‎(I0102)‎
Birth 11 March 1819
Death 24 May 1895 ‎(Age 76)‎

Marriage: 1844
11 months
#1
Olav Johannes Johanneson "Ole" Leraas ‎(I0103)‎
Birth 7 December 1844 Bergen, Norway
Death 31 December 1928 ‎(Age 84)‎ Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
2 years
#2
Brother
Askel J. Leraas ‎(I0104)‎
Birth about 1847 Norway
Death 4 July 1920 ‎(Age 73)‎
1 year
#3
Brother
Jacob Leraas ‎(I0105)‎
Birth 1848
Death 1852 ‎(Age 4)‎
3 years
#4
Sister
4 years
#5
Brother
Jakob Johanneson Leraas ‎(I0107)‎
Birth 16 October 1854 Norway
Death 9 January 1904 ‎(Age 49)‎ Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
3 years
#6
Brother
Johannes J. Leraas ‎(I0108)‎
Birth 12 November 1857 Stamnes, Brukvik parish, Hordaland county, Norway
Death 9 September 1942 ‎(Age 84)‎
4 years
#7
Sister
Brita Johannesdatr Leraas ‎(I0109)‎
Birth 18 February 1862 Bergen, Norway
Death 28 November 1950 ‎(Age 88)‎ Silverton Hospital, Marion county, Oregon
#8
Sister
Marie Leland Leraas ‎(I0162)‎
Adoption Yes
Father's Family with Maria Knutsdatter Lillejord
Father
Johannes Olsen Leraas ‎(I0095)‎
Birth 1804
Death 1880 ‎(Age 76)‎ Norway
7 years
Step-Mother
 
Maria Knutsdatter Lillejord ‎(I0096)‎
Birth 1811
Death 1837 ‎(Age 26)‎

Marriage: 1830
3 years
#1
Half-Brother
Knut Johanneson Leraas ‎(I0097)‎
Birth 27 June 1832
Death 12 January 1912 ‎(Age 79)‎ Hillsboro, Traill county, North Dakota
Father's Family with Marta Nilsdatter Veo
Father
Johannes Olsen Leraas ‎(I0095)‎
Birth 1804
Death 1880 ‎(Age 76)‎ Norway
Step-Mother
Marta Nilsdatter Veo ‎(I0098)‎
Birth 1804
Death 1843 ‎(Age 39)‎

Marriage: 1839
2 years
#1
Half-Sister
2 years
#2
Half-Brother
Olav Leraas ‎(I0100)‎
Birth 1843
Death 1843
Family with Martha Larsdatter Stamnes
Olav Johannes Johanneson "Ole" Leraas ‎(I0103)‎
Birth 7 December 1844 Bergen, Norway
Death 31 December 1928 ‎(Age 84)‎ Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
-3 months
Wife
 
Martha Larsdatter Stamnes ‎(I0120)‎
Birth 30 August 1844 Stamnes, Brukvik parish, Hordaland county, Norway
Death 12 January 1930 ‎(Age 85)‎ Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota

Marriage: 19 September 1870 -- Heldon Church, Minnesota
19 years
#1
Son
Anton M. Leraas ‎(I0009)‎
Birth 21 September 1889 Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Death 4 May 1953 ‎(Age 63)‎
-15 years
#2
Son
Louis Andrew Leraas ‎(I0121)‎
Birth 29 September 1874 Minnesota
5 years
#3
Daughter
Julia Severina Leraas ‎(I0130)‎
Birth 16 November 1879 Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Death 23 February 1970 ‎(Age 90)‎ Mercy Hospital; Williston, Williams county, North Dakota
4 years
#4
Son
Martin Alfred Leraas ‎(I0141)‎
Birth 26 July 1883 Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Death 19 April 1946 ‎(Age 62)‎ Fergus Falls, Otter Tail county, Minnesota
2 years
#5
Daughter
Lena Leraas ‎(I0143)‎
Birth 25 July 1885
Death 21 March 1937 ‎(Age 51)‎
2 years
#6
Son
John O. Leraas ‎(I0151)‎
Birth 29 November 1887
Death 29 September 1934 ‎(Age 46)‎ Leraas home, Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
-15 years
#7
Son
John M. "Johnny" Leraas ‎(I0158)‎
Birth 1873
Death Cormorant Lake
4 years
#8
Daughter
Annie Leraas ‎(I0159)‎
Birth 1877
1 year
#9
Daughter
Emma Leraas ‎(I0160)‎
Birth 1878
19 years
#10
Daughter
Betsy Haugen ‎(I4560)‎
Birth November 1896 Minnesota