Person:Iver Holden (1)

Browse
Iver HOLDEN
d.25 Feb 1919 Chicago
  1. Iver HOLDEN1843 - 1919
  2. Ingeborg HOLDEN1846 -
  3. Halvor A. HOLDEN1849 -
  4. Peder HOLDEN1852 - 1935
  5. Johan HOLDEN1854 - 1877
  6. Anders HOLDEN1859 - 1861
  1. Mette Anderson1873 -
  2. Frederick Anderson1876 -
Facts and Events
Name Iver HOLDEN
Gender Male
Birth? 1843 Røros, Norway
Death? 25 Feb 1919 Chicago

He was born at Røros, Norway 20. august 1843. Parents was "Tjenestedreng, ungkarl Anders L. Holden og pigen Johanna Halvorsdatter Lycken". They married the year after: "Foreldrene ægteviede 26. April 1844". Iver moved to USA in 1863/1867 and settled in Chicago. He tok the name Iver Anderson. He sent an picture of himself and an impressive building from Chicago to his Peder i 1910 with text "Peder. Jeg vil sende dig det Kort og se Grundvolden af en af de storste Bygningene in Chicago. Du maa legge merke til at disse Sement og Sten Pillers gaar under Jorden 110 feet. Alt vad du ser der, er under Jorden. Det er den storste Butik muligens i Amerika. Den har kostet imellem 5 og 6 Millioner Dollar. Der er muligens 1000 af de Pillers under den Bygningen. Iver" Iver Anderson died 25.02.1919 in Chicago. Iver died in a fire in Chicago. The fire was caused by a cooking stove in their home.