Severt Gabriel Jørgenson Brekke1

M, b. 21 November 1829, d. 19 November 1918
     Ahnentafel/Henry number 00015.5*3.0*1.0:2.
     Severt Gabriel Jørgenson Brekke was born on 21 November 1829 at Brekke, Evanger, Voss, Hordaland, Norway.2,3

     Severt Gabriel Jørgenson Brekke married Marjo Monsdatter say 1859 at Norway.4
     Severt Gabriel Jørgenson Brekke died on 19 November 1918 at Yellow Medicine, Minnesota, USA, at age 88.2


Marjo Monsdatter b. c 1834


Emigrationcirca 1861Norway, the USA5
Census22 August 1870Vernon, Dodge, Minnesota, USA6
Census30 April 1910Friendship Township, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota, USA5
Last Edited26 Apr 2016


  1. [S1019] "Family File, Tor Kvien (website)" , URL 9 Oct 2007.
  2. [S489] "Minnesota Death Certificates Index" , Index, Minnesota Historical Society, Minnesota Historical Society, URL, Severt Gabriel Jorgenson, State File Number: 022058, citing Minnesota Historical Society.
  3. [S1019] "Family File, Tor Kvien (website)" , URL 9 Oct 2007, Sjur Jørgenson Brekke page, accessed 8 Mar 2008, This page is out of date.
  4. [S534] Jeff Severts (E-Address for private use) to Barbara Zanzig, 7 Aug 2004, "Re: Jorgensons/Jurgensons/Jue/Jou/Jø etc.". Collection of Barbara Zanzig, Kirkland, King, Washington, USA.
  5. [S628] George B. Severts household, 1910 US Census population schedule, Friendship Twp., Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota, ED 184, sheet 10A (168) (3854) (image 6/11), dwelling 172, family 178. (Provo, UT: Operations Inc., 2006), subscription database Roll T624_729.
  6. [S629] Severt Jorgenson household, 1870 US Census population schedule, Vernon (post office Ashland), Olmsted Co., Minnesota, sheet 12 (808) (0162) (143) (image 6/15). (Provo, UT:, 2003-), subscription database Roll M593_3.
  7. [S364] Silver Anniversary of The Maurset Clan (unpublished), Mildred Elmer Jurgonson, photocopy, 10 Jul 1966. Collection of Barbara Zanzig, Kirkland, King, Washington, USA. Hereinafter cited as Maurset Clan.