My Norwegian Roots
Seven Generations of the Aasland-Ausland family
My Great, Great, Grandparents,
Siri Knudsdatter Raustøl (1823 - ?)
and Syvert Neresen Tvedt of Åseral (1819 – 1913).
They were married in 1848 and lived at Åsen.
My Great Grandmother
Astri(d) Syvertsdatter Åsland (1855-?).
Originally from Åsen in Evje).
Halvor Knudsen Åsland and Siri (Sigrid) Ellefsdatter.
(Originally Fles from Åmdals Verk in Telemark)
My father, Halvor Ausland and his brothers.
(L-R) Knut Halversen Åsland, Eilef Halvorsen Åsland,
Halvor Halvorsen Ausland (Åsland), Oscar Åsland
Photograph was taken in Norway in 1949.
(L-R) Selmer, Irene, Mary, Ann, Marjorie, Halvor.
Photograph was taken at Deep River Fur Farm in the 1940s.
(L-R) Dorothy, Carol, Erik, Eilef,
and Selmer Ausland (Aasland).
My children, Erik, Carol and Eilef.
Photograph was taken at the Scandinavian Centre in
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
My son Erik, standing beside
Åsland sign in Norway.
My twin sons, Erik and Eilef
standing under Amdals Verk (nickel mine)
sign in Norway.
(L-R) Christian, Kendra, Jeffery and Cambrie (center).
My Granddaughter, Cambrie
Ready for Halloween
My Daughter Carol and Kaleb,
my new grandson.