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Christopherson Lineage

 

1. Ole Christopherson, b. 29 Nov 1843, Copenhagen, Denmark, d. 14 Dec 1919, Healdsburg, Sonoma Co., CA; m. 22 Dec 1873, Storden, Cottonwood Co., MN to Mary Margaret Hedman, b. 29 Oct 1857, d. 17 Oct 1912.

Children:   a) Josephine Christin, b. 20 Jan 1875, Storden, Cottonwood Co., MN; m. Chris Jensen

                b) Ole Andrew, b. 17 Feb 1877, Storden, Cottonwood Co., MN; m. Margarete Nelson

                c) Anne Alice, b. 11 Jun 1879, Storden, Cottonwood Co., MN; m. Walter Olsen, res. ID

                d) Elmer Adolph, b. 28 Aug 1881, Storden, Cottonwood Co., MN; res. WA

                e) Hulda Elnora, b. 22 May 1886, Storden, Cottonwood COo., MN; m. Joseph Bidwell, res. CA

                f) Valborg Christina,* b. 18 Fen 1889, Storden, Cottonwood Co., MN

                g) Clara Tomina, b. 28 May 1891, Storden, Cottonwood Co., MN; m. Victor Munter, res. MT

                h) Diane Marie, b. 10 Jan 1893, Storden, Cottonwood Co., MN; m. Mr. Mickelson, res. CA

                i) Mabel Margeita, b. 3 Feb 1895; m. Mr. Dunkleth, res. WA

                j) Olga Alvida, b. 15 Apr 1897

                k) Joseph Alvin, b. 20 Aug 1899

                l) Robert Rosevelt, b. 6 Dec 1903; res. CA

 

2. Valborg Christine Christopherson, b. 18 Fen 1889, Storden, Cottonwood CO., MN, d. 1 Dec 1960, Richmond VA; m. 6 Oct 1917, Lightfoot, James City Co., VA to Bennett Benson, b. 3 May 1886, near Argyle, Adams Twp., Green Co., WI, d. 11 Aug 1943, Lightfoot, VA.

Children:   a) Ingeborg Lorraine,* b. Lightfoot, James City Co., VA

                b) Elmer Benjamin, b. Lightfoot, James City Co., VA

                c) Marguerite Jeanette, b. Lightfoot, James City Co., VA

                d) Mildred Viloa, b. Lightfoot, James City Co., VA

 

3. Ingeborg Lorraine Benson, b. Lightfoot, James City Co., VA; m. to Charles Otey Rogers, b. Halifax Co., VA.

Children:   a) Dianne Bennett,* b. Williamsburg, James City Co., VA

                b) Linda Covington, b. Williamsburg, James City Co., VA

                c) Charlotte Page, b. Williamsburg, James City Co., VA

                d) Charles Timothy, b. Williamsburg, James City Co., VA

 

4. Dianne Bennett Rogers, b. Williamsburg, James City Co., VA; m. to Stephen Ward Swarts, b. Dixon, Lee Co., IL.

Children:   a) David Rogers,* b. Williamsburg, James City Co., VA

                b) Scott Ward, b. Sturgis, St. Joseph Co., MI

 

5. David Rogers Swarts, b. Williamsburg, James City Co., VA; 1m. to Sheila Lynn Hendershot (dau. of Laurance and Susan (Tracy) Hendershot), b. Jackson, Jackson Co., MI.; 2m. to Sherie Fern Blakeman (Eley) (dau. of Dale and Katherine (Moore) Blakeman), b. Vandercook Lake, Jackson Co., MI. Sherie has one child (Rick, 6/4/87) from her first marriage.

Children:   a) Samantha Lynn, b. Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co., MI

                b) Courtney Atherton, b. Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co., MI

 

Prepared 26 Jul 1999 by: David R. Swarts, 1905 Springport Rd., Jackson, MI 49202, dswarts@mailcity.com