top of page

Charles and Lillian Fjerestad1

Husband's Full Name:  Charles Fjerestad

Husband's Place of Birth:  Vernon, Dodge, Minnesota, USA

Husband's Father's Name: Charles Fjerestad

Husband's Mother's Name: Gjori Jerde

Husband's Siblings' Names:  Christ, H.C, Sarah, Julia

Wife's Full Name:  Lillian B. Jacobson

Wife's Place of Birth:  South Dakota, USA

Wife's Father's Name:  Christian Jacobson

Wife's Mother's Name:  Ellen Nore

Wife's Siblings' Names:  Natalie (Sven Grane), Clarence (Louise)

Children's Names: Gladys Fjerestad. Florence Fjerestad


Charles Fjerstad.jpg

Charles Fjerestad, formerly of Nome, North Dakota took possession as manager of the Rogers Lumberyard in June 1905. In 1905 he and his family were living at the lumberyard office, but were contemplating erecting a dwelling house that summer. Their two children Florence and Gladys attended school in Manfred. Daughter Florence was born in 1910 in Manfred. The above picture was taken of Charles at the lumberyard.


There was another girl named Mabel Hanson in school in Manfred in 1908, born in 1896 listed in that household in the school records.


They built their home on the property which they sold to Olaf Anderson in 1913. Olaf Anderson built a larger home on this property later. The 1915 census listed the family as living in Medicine Lake, Montana.

bottom of page