SOUTH NEW HOPE CEMETERY PLOTS
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Name Wrolstad, Martin O.
Obit No
Date of Birth 2 Feb 1856
Date of Death 20 Mar 1919
Row 2
Plot 2
Mil Serv
Place of origin Rock River. Parents came there in early 1840s(1)
Residence Land Patent dated 2 Apr 1857 for NW 1/4 Sec 12, Town of New Hope, Portage Co., WI(1)
Historical Notes FOUNDING MEMBER. Wife: Hannah Wrolstad, m 15 Dec 1881; Parents: Mr & Mrs Ole O. Wrolstad; Children: Henry Edwin, James Elmer, Willie, Oliver, Alfred, Agnes; Siblings: Ole, Jorgen (George), Halvor, John, Hans. Member at O.S.L. Martin was the founder of a sawmill at Northland in Waupaca Co. That mill he sold to his sons and later started a second mill in Alban Twp, Portage Co.
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References:

~Listed as one of the original members of South New Hope Church that broke away, From the Indian Land, 216
2. SNH Ladies Aid History Book
3. From the Indian Land by Malcolm Rosholt
4. Ladies Aid History
5. Dean Anderson
6. Portage County Records
7. Art Lee, Research on Wolding Family
8. Naeseth listing
9. Joan Paulson
10. South New Hope minutes

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