Tagged: Liv Marit Haakenstad

trunk from Hafslo

A trunk from Hafslo

Genealogy Detective A monthly column putting people in touch with their Norwegian roots with Liv Marit Haakenstad When I was visiting Wisconsin in March 2018, I was introduced to Darlene Bankes, who had some...

Kolvereid

Genealogy Detective

A monthly column putting people in touch with their Norwegian roots by Liv Marit Haakenstad + Kathy Anderson Genealogy Detective is back with a new inquiry! This time we hear from Dinea Norrell who...

Bergen ancestry

Genealogy Detective

A monthly column putting people in touch with their Norwegian roots by Liv Marit Haakenstad + Kathy Anderson Genealogy Detective is back with a new inquiry! This time it is Rob Schnelle, who writes:...

Genealogy: Ruth Ertzgard Dodson

Genealogy Detective

A monthly column putting people in touch with their Norwegian roots by Liv Marit Haakenstad + Kathy Anderson Welcome to Genealogy Detective! Our first inquiry comes from Ruth Ertzgard Dodson, who writes: “I read...

Glories of hytte life

Trips to the cabin are mandatory in Norway—but not always a respite from life’s stress Liv Marit Haakenstad Hamar, Norway Every Norwegian has a hytte. At least, that’s the rumor about Norwegians. I am...