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Nels Christian MUSEUS

Male 1849 - 1887  (37 years)


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  • Name Nels Christian MUSEUS  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Born 06 Jun 1849  Honefoss, Norderhov, Buskerud, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • Niels Christian Hansen, Hans Bosen
    Christened 18 Nov 1849  Honefoss, Norderhov, Buskerud, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 2 1860  Ixonia, Jefferson, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    With Hans, Ingeborg, Carl & Halvor. Nels age 11 
    Marriage (LDS) 16 Oct 1875  , Jefferson, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Kelse Museus & Mrs. Mathilda Anderson 16 Oct 1875 Film 1003211 
    Census 1880  Prairie Farm, Barron, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Musens Nils age 32, Mathilde age 24, Oliane p 151 
    Census 1880  Prairie Farm, Barron, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18
    Nils Museus 32, Matilde 24, Oliane 3 
    Census 1885  Prairie Farm, Barron, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nel Museus 2 male, 2 female 
    Died 14 Jan 1887  Prairie Farm, Barron, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Cause: Consumption 
    Buried 20 Jan 1887  Arland, Barron, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    • Independent Cemetery of Arland
    Death Announcement 21 Jan 1887  [21
    Barron County Shield 
    Reg of Marriage P 87 #228 V 4  [22
    Reference Number 18 
    Person ID I18  Tree 1
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2012 

    Father Hans Bohsen Christiansen MUSEUS,   b. 13 May 1812, Trondheim, Sor Trondelag, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Mar 1886, Turtle Lake, Barron, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Ingeborg Cathrine Halvorsdatter STROM,   b. 26 Apr 1809, Christiania, Akershus, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1897, Hayward, Sawyer, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 21 Aug 1842  Langestrand, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  [23
    Family ID F16  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mathea ANDERSON,   b. 02 Aug 1856, Knutbrua, Eidskog, Hedmark, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1941, Centuria, Polk, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 16 Oct 1875  Ixonia, Jefferson, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [24, 25, 26
    Witnesses 16 Oct 1875  Ixonia, Jefferson, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jens Strom & G. Ericson 
    Death of one spouse 14 Jan 1887  Arland, Barron, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [27
    Nels dies in Arland 
    Children 
     1. Olianna Katrine MUSEUS,   b. 30 Jul 1876, Rock River, Jefferson, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1951, Arland, Barron, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Alfred Nicolias MUSEUS,   b. 09 Jun 1881, Arland, Barron, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1964, St Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Digitalarkivet: Nordmenn i Wisconsin i USA i 1880-teljinga
      http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&sidenr=2&filnamn=wisc1880&gardpostnr=1934&merk=1934#ovre
      Nordmenn i Wisconsin i USA i 1880-teljinga
      Given nameFamily nameSexAgeRemarksDate of birthFather bornMother bornPageCircuitCounty
      1929 Anna Ness f 1 Wis NN 151 Prairie Farm Barron Co.
      1930 Even Larsen m 34 f NNN 151 Prairie Farm Barron Co.
      1931 Frank Baker m 24 f Prus Prus Prus151 Prairie Farm Barron Co.
      1932 Christine Baker f 26 NNN151 Prairie Farm Barron Co.
      1933 Alles G Baker f 3 Wis Prus N151 Prairie Farm Barron Co.
      1934 Nils Museus m 32 f NNN 151 Prairie Farm Barron Co.
      1935 Mathilde Museus f 24 NNN151Prairie Farm Barron Co.
      1936 Oliane Museus f 3 Wis NN 151 Prairie Farm Barron Co.
      1937 O E Moseng m 46 f NNN151 Prairie Farm Barron Co.
      1938 Berit Moseng f 42 NNN151 Prairie Farm Barron Co.

      Marriage Certificate: Museus, Nilse, River Falls ARC, Jefferson County V2 P333 Jef A 11236 10/16/75
    • Nels dies in Arland of consumption. Leaves behind 2 children: Alfred and Oleanna.

  • Sources 
    1. [S69] Digitalarkivet: Norwegian ancestors in the WI census of 1880 Census of USA, Wisconsin; Online Images, 1934.
      Prairie Farm, Barron County, Museus, Nils 32, Mathilde 24 & Oliane 3.

    2. [S131] Plat Book Independent Cemetery, Arland, WI, Block 4 Lot 6.
      Nels Muses

    3. [S101] LDS Christening Record (Larvik, Langestrand, Vestfold, Norway), Norway Baptisms 1634-1927, https://familysearch.org/search/recordDetails/show., 124058 Book 24 Page 38 #25 Nov 18 1849.
      Niels Christian HANSEN. Father: Hans Bosen Mother: Ingebor Catrine Halvorsdr
      Norderhov, Buskerud. Witnesses: Ingebret Johanneson, ...
      LDS Christening Record, 124058, November 18, 1849 Niels Christian Hansen.

    4. [S109] Marriage License, 01028.
      November 11, 1875 Nelse Museus, Matilda Anderson Ixonia October 16 1875, Jens Strom, G. Ericson, November 1, 1875.


    5. [S29] Barron County Shield Probate Notice for H.B. Musens, Barron County Shield Newspaper.
      January 21, 1887 Nel Musens of the town of Prairie Farm, died on Jan 14th of consumption. . .

    6. [S94] Jefferson County Registration of Marriage, Vol 4 #228 p 87.

    7. [S53] Church Confirmation Record, ELCA Film 12.
      Ashippun, WI April 16, 1863 St. Olaf's Age 15 1/2

    8. [S49] Church Burial Record, 1884-95 #3 January 20, 1887.
      First Lutheran of Arland, WI. Age 37.

    9. [S11] 1880 Census - United States, Rush River, St. Croix, Wisconsin, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Household Record;), Page 18, Dwelling 33.
      Nils 32 Farmer, Mathilda 24, Olianna 3.

    10. [S12] 1885 Census - Wisconsin, Prairie Farm.
      Nels Musuz 2 males, 2 females

    11. [S89] Homestead Patent, #6325 App. 3277 Recorded Vol 5.
      St. Croix Falls, 39 acres April 10 1882

    12. [S59] Citizenship Intention, Dunn County #279 April 16, 1874.
      ... born in Norway in 1850, emmigrated to US and landed at the Port of New York in 1854.

    13. [S103] LDS Marriage, Familysearch.org, Film 1003211.
      Kelse Museus. Spouse: Mrs. Mathilda Anderson Marriage: 16 Oct 1875, Jefferson, Wisconsin

    14. [S100] LDS Birth Record, https://familysearch.org/search/recordDetails/show?uri=https://api.familysearch.org/records/pal:/MM9.1.r/MJCM-CD7/p1Film 124058 (Reliability: 3).
      Niels Christian Hansen 06 Jun 1849 18 Nov 1849 Honefoss, Noderhov, Norway Hans Bosen, Ingebor Catrine Halvorsdr

    15. [S3] 1860 Census U.S. Census; Online Images, Ixonia Jefferson WI July 18th 1860 No. 763 (Reliability: 4).
      H. Messuaous 42 Carpenter 75 Norway , Catherine 40 Norway, Halvor 16, Fredrick 14, Nels 11 Norway

    16. [S9] 1880 Census U.S. Census; Online Images, http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&db=1880usfedcen&rank=1&new=1&MSAV=0&msT=1&gss=angs-d&gsfn=nils&gsln=musens&msbdy=1850&msbpn__ftp=Norway&msbpn=5173&msbpn_PInfo=3-|1652381|5173|&msrpn__ftp=Wisconsin%2c+USA&msrpn=52&msrpn_PInfo=5-|1652393|2|3247|52|&dbOnly=_83004045|_83004045_x%2c_83004006|_83004006_x%2c_F000279A|_F000279A_x&uidh=3g6&_83004003-n_xcl=f&mssng0=mathilda&pcat=CEN_1880&fh=0&h=28301055&recoff=&qid=394270459ade4f089f8c39bef8deea53 (Reliability: 4).
      Nils Musens

    17. [S9] 1880 Census U.S. Census; Online Images, Digitalarkivet People of Norwegian ancestry in the Wisconsin Census of 1880
      No. 1934 (Reliability: 4).
      Nils Museus 32

    18. [S181] "Digitalarkivet", The National Archives of Norway , Arkivverket Digitalarkivert, http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&sidenr=2&filnamn=wisc1880&gardpostnr=1934&merk=1934#ovre (Reliability: 4).
      1934. Nils Museus m, 32, Prairie Farm, Barron Co., Mathilde 24, Oliane 3.

    19. [S177] Ministerialbog for Concordia Norske Evang.-Luth. Menighed, Anno 1884 No. 3, (Reliability: 3).
      Burial January 20, 1887, age 37 Nils C. Museus Died January 14, 1887

    20. [S184] Independent Cemetery of Arland (Arland, Barron, Wisconsin, USA), Original, handwritten plat book, Museus. Mrs. Gunderson. Block 4, Lot 6. Edwin Grant Gunderson, Mathilda Gunderson, Oleana Gilbertson Buried July 2, 1951, Ida Amborn 1967, Muses, Nels Muses, Agnes Severson 1972, Henry Severson 1966. (Reliability: 3).
      A military tombstone for Hans Museus was added at a later date.

    21. [S191] Barron County Shield, Wisconsin (print edition), 21 Jan 1887 County Correspondence. Prairie Farm. (Reliability: 3).
      Nels Musens of the town of Prairie Farm, died on Jan. 14th of consumption. He leaves a wife and two children to mourn his untimely death. He was an honest upright man and a good citizen and we all mourn his loss.

    22. [S197] Wisconsin, Jefferson, Ixonia, Registration of Marriages, 01028 (Reliability: 4).
      November 11, 1875 Nels Museus, Matilda Anderson, Town of Ixonia, 16th day of October 1875, Civil, John Ruttledge Justice of the Peace, Jens Strom, G. Ericson, November 1, 1875.

    23. [S103] LDS Marriage, Familysearch.org, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NWDM-FCQ Source Information: Batch M423781, 1779-1866, Film 0127585. (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage Record for Hans and Ingeborg, Langestrand, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway, 21 August 1842, Hans Boesen Musius is age 31 and Ingeborg Cathrine Strom is age 33.

    24. [S171] Ancestry.com; Wisconsin Marriages, Vol 2 p 33., Ancestry.com (Reliability: 3).
      Nilse Museus Matilda Anderson Vol. 2 P.333 Pre-1907 Wisconsin Marriages

    25. [S197] Wisconsin, Jefferson, Ixonia, Registration of Marriages, 01028 (Reliability: 4).
      November 11, 1875 Nels Museus, Matilda Anderson, Town of Ixonia, 16th day of October 1875, Civil, John Ruttledge Justice of the Peace, Jens Strom, G. Ericson, November 1, 1875.
      Ixonia, Jefferson, Wisconsin, Registration of Marriages, 01028. November 11, 1875 Nels Museus, Matilda Anderson, Town of Ixonia, 16th day of October 1875, Civil, John Ruttledge Justice of the Peace, Jens Strom, G. Ericson, November 1, 1875.; University of Wisconsin-Whitewater ARC, Anderson Library.

    26. [S198] Civil Ceremony (Jefferson County, Wisconsin), Wisconsin Marriages, 1836-1930 (Reliability: 3).
      Kelse Museus, Mrs. Mathilda Anderson, 16 Oct 1875, Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States

    27. [S191] Barron County Shield, Wisconsin (print edition), 21 Jan 1887 County Correspondence. Prairie Farm. (Reliability: 4).
      Nels Musens of the town of Prairie Farm, died on Jan. 14th of consumption. He leaves a wife and two children to mourn his untimely death. He was an honest upright man and a good citizen and we all mourn his loss.


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