Olaf Hansen HILLERUD
- Born: 4 Jun 1876, Bardu, Troms, Norway
- Marriage: Lita Maren (Mamie) JEVNING in 1901
- Died: 29 Nov 1918, Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, USA aged 42
- Buried: Bethany Chapel Cemetery, Whatcom County, Washington
Noted events in his life were:
• He immigrated on 2 Oct 1899. From Bardu via Trondheim and New York (14oct1899) to Crookston, Minnesota
travel with his cousin Jennie Steien
633 2.10.1899 Olaf Hansen Hellerud ugift 23 Bardu Crockston, Minn Kong Karl
634 2.10.1899 Gjertrud Andersen gift 40 Amerika Crockston, Minn Kong Karl
635 2.10.1899 Jenny Olsen Steien ugift 27 Amerika Crockston, Minn Kong Karl
• He appeared on the census in 1900 in Roome, Polk, Minnesota, USA. Living with cousin Andrew Steien.
Roome township is south-east of Grand Forks and east with a little bit south of Crookston.
Olaf married Lita Maren (Mamie) JEVNING, daughter of Nils Johansen JEVNING and Maren Pedersdtr Anderson MOEN, in 1901. (Lita Maren (Mamie) JEVNING was born on 10 Dec 1883 in Crookston, Minnesota, USA, died on 20 Jan 1937 in Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, USA and was buried in Bethany Chapel Cemetery, Whatcom County, Washington.)