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John and Edna Rogness
Husband's Full Name: John Rogness
Husband's Place of Birth: Rural Manfred, ND
Husband's Father's Name: Andrew Jonson Rogness
Husband's Mother's Name: Liva Berg
Husband's Siblings' Names: Anna Hauge, Sam, Melvin, Anton, Elmer, Martin, Jacob
Wife's Full Name: Edna Charles
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Children's Names: None
John was the oldest child of Andrew and Liva Rogness. John and Edna farmed in rural Manfred. They were members of the Bethel Lutheran Church in rural Manfred. They enjoyed spending winters in Arizona in their retirement years. John spoke the Norwegian language fluently and was very proud of his heritage. Edna was trained as a nurse.
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