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Emil Andreas Williamson (1895-1964) was a farmer and a corporal in the 826th Motor Transportation Company during World War I. (b. July 19, 1895, Farsund, Vest-Agder, Norway - d. May 05, 1964, Lockhart, Norman County, Minnesota, USA) Social Security Number 472421477.

Birth[edit | edit source]

He was the son of Jakob Elias Willumsen (1853-1928) and Anna Elisabeth Olesdatter (1855-1909) of Norway.

Siblings[edit | edit source]

His siblings include: Willhelmina Olesdatter (1879-1936) who married Bernhard Gjelhaug; Ole Martin Williamson (1881-1948) who married Doris E. Wilkens (1901-1980); Helen Marie Williamson (1887-1975) who married Edgar Pardon (1881-1973); Christian A. Williamson (1889-1939); Jacob Elias Williamson II (1892-1974) who married Tilda Olson (1895-1978); and Jenny C. Williamson (1898-1956) who returned to Norway and married Ole Johnson (1871-1961).

Half siblings[edit | edit source]

Emil also had the following half-siblings: Anne E. Villumson (1915-1963); Agnes Amanda Villumson (1919-?); Agnes Andrea Villumson (1919-?) who married Richard Larsen (1914-?); Jakob Frits Villumson (1922-1923) who died as an infant; Jakob Fridtjof Villumson (1924-?); and Petter A. Villumson.

World War I[edit | edit source]

He was a corporal in the 826th Motor Transportation Company during World War I.[1]

Marriage[edit | edit source]

He married Martha Wilkens (1902-1989) and had three children: Marette Elaine Williamson (1925-2002) who married Millard Klevgaard (1912-1999); Marvin A. Williamson (1928-1987) who married Gladys Fjaer; and Carol Williamson (1936- ) who married William Anderson. His brother Ole, was married to her sister: Doris Elizabeth Wilkens (1901-1980).

Lockhart[edit | edit source]

The family appears on the 1930 United States Census living in Lockhart, Norman County, Minnesota.

Death[edit | edit source]

Emil died in 1984 in Lockhart, Norman County, Minnesota and was buried in Ada Cemetery.[2]

External link[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. ^ Ada Cemetery, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maggiebakke/lena.html, retrieved 2012-07-20, "Williamson, Emil A. July 19 1895.00 May 5 1964.00 5.00 37 4.00 54.00 69.00 Ada Cemetery - Ada, Minnesota NCI - 5/6/1964 Vet. - WW I - Mn. Cpl. 826th Motor Trans. Co." 
  2. ^ Ada Municipal Cemetery, http://www.adamn.gov/Files/cemetery%20burial%20list%203.pdf, retrieved 2012-07-20, "Williamson Emil 68 yrs. 05/05/1964 OLD SEC 2 188 A" 
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