George Christiansen

Mr. and Mrs. George Christiansen

George Christiansen was born in Geghen, Norway., on July 24, 1876. When he was eight, his parents came to America, settling at Herman, Minnesota, where George lived until 1901.

In 1901, he came to North Dakota and took out a homestead claim near Roseglen, being an early homesteader and settler in the Roseglen community.

On April 14, 1907, he married Amanda Olson, who had come from Tremso, Norway. She had been born on May 6, 1883. They had five children: Esther, Eddie, Carl, Agnes, and Lillie.