Andrew and Marit Flatlien

Husband's Full Name: Andrew L. Flatlien

Husband's Place of Birth: Norway

Husband's Father's Name:  unknown

Husband's Mother's Name:  unknown

Husband's Siblings' Names:  unknown

Wife's Full Name: Marit Opdahl Thorson Flatlien

Wife's Place of Birth: Norway

Wife's Father's Name: Eirik Ivarsson Strandaeiga

Wife's Mother's Name: Torø Persdatter

Wife's Siblings' Names: Ivar, Thomas, Per, Ingebjørg, Guro

Children's Names: none

Andrew and Marit Flatlien lived in West Norway Township, Wells County. They immigrated to the USA in 1873. They are listed in the 1910 census. 


Andrew was a farmer. Marit’s first marriage was to Knud Thorson. After he died she married Andrew Flatlien in about 1903.  They were married in Northfield, MN.  Marit was the sister of Per (Peder) Opdahl, father of Edwin Opdahl. They were buried at Vang Cemetery in lot A-7. The name is spelled Fladlien on the tombstone.