Johnsen Family of Omaha, NE
Marie Dorthea Lovstad, born 15/1 1866 in Vrads Sogn Skanderborg Denmark, her parents: Christian Peder Lovstad & Hansine Kristine Andreasdr. She emigrated to USA in 1887 at the age of 21-settled in Blair, Nebraska, married Niels Peter Johnsen.
Picture is of Dorthea and her children:
Back row: Louie (my grandfather), Ruby, Umphery.
Front row: Marie Dorthea, Victor, Christina. Dorthea later married Charles E. Squires in Wymore, Neb. Moved to Wichita, KS in the 1920's. Died in 1947 at the age of 81. ... show more