When Daniel Hofflund was born on 18 April 1850, in Tingvoll, Møre og Romsdal, Norway, his father, Peter Daniel Hofflund, was 29 and his mother, Anna Theodora Petrea Maria Kjelland, was 22. He married Christina Englund on 27 March 1875, in Goodhue, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Vasa Township, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. He died on 18 February 1911, in Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery, Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin, United States.
Altered form of Hofland .
Americanized form of Norwegian Hovland .