Haugen, Andrew Iverson (1867-1935)

Andrew Iverson Haugen, Newfolden farmer, passed away at his home on July 2 after an illness of five days. He was 68 years old.

Mr. Haugen was born at Kenyon, Minn. On Oct. 25, 1867 and spent his childhood there. He was married in 1894 to Hannah Borslien and of this union two children survive him, namely Bergetta Blehm of Hallock and Idon Haugen of Minneapolis. His first wife passing away, he was married again to Josephine Borslien and of this union 11 children survive. They are Nyard, Kora, Hennnig, Viola, Walter, Evelyn, Kenneth, Reuben, Alvina and Dorothy.

Two children, Amy and Hannah, preceded him in death. In 1925, he moved to Marshall county, living at Gatzke and for the last years at Newfolden.

The funeral was held at the home on Friday with the Carlson Funeral Home officiating.

[Interred Folden cemetery]

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky