1823–1907 (Age 84)
Ringsaker, Hedmark, Norway
When Anders Ostensen was born on 26 February 1823, in Brattberg, Hedmark, Norway, his father, Osten Arnesen, was 30 and his mother, Berte Eriksen, was 35. He married Johanna Syversen on 9 September 1848. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States in 1880 and Onalaska, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States in 1900. He died on 29 November 1907, in Holmen, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 84.
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