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Manfred History & Preservation, Inc.
Full Name: Ole Jorstad
Place of Birth: Manfred Township, ND
Father's Name: Nels Olson Jorstad
Mother's Name: Gunhild Reistad Jorstad
Siblings' Names: Richard, Gilma, Nenne, Myrtle
Ole was a good mechanic, self-taught. Ole lived on a farm near Manfred. He served in the Army during World War II. Following discharge he returned to Manfred where he lived and farmed the balance of his life. He was a member of Vang Lutheran Church and the American Legion of Harvey.
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