|Birth: ||Dec. 24, 1857, Norway|
|Death: ||Apr. 10, 1945|
Carl is my 2nd great grandfather
Carl Olaf Enderud was born 24 December 1857 on the Enderud farm at Fetsund, Norway, the son of Ole Simonsen and Oline Jansen Enderud. He came to the U.S. on 2 October 1880 and worked for six months in Republic Co., Kansas. In 1881 he worked as timekeeper for No. 3 coal mine in Back Springs, Wyoming. Carl's brother, Herman, settled at Fowler, Colorado and his brother, Ludvig, went to Wyoming and later to Portland, Oregon.
He married Annie Johanna Nordmark on 26 May 1887 at Scandia, Kansas. In 1890 they took a homestead at Freeport, Nebraska where they farmed and lived until 1898 when they moved back to Republic Co., Kansas. In 1913 they moved to their farm southwest of Caldwell, Kansas. They owned 426 acres in Sumner Co. There were several oil wells drilled on the property. On 22 August 1919 the biggest free flowing oil well in the state of Kansas which brought in on their property. They had nine children, Cora, Alma, Marie, Christian, Mary Amelia, Roy, Ernest, Frank and Elmer.
Annie died 7 Nov. 1923 and Carl died 10 April 1945, exactly 32 years to the day he came to Caldwell, both are buried at Caldwell cemetery.
Ole Simonsen Enderud (1826 - 1874)
Oline Jensdatter Enderud (1828 - 1880)
Annie Johanna Nordmark Enderud (1866 - 1923)*
Cora Enderud (1888 - 1980)*
Alma Enderud Larson (1889 - 1958)*
Christian Oluf Enderud (1893 - 1969)*
Marie Amelia Enderud (1895 - 1907)*
Roy Martin Enderud (1897 - 1972)*
Ernest Ludvig Enderud (1899 - 1936)*
Frank Albert Enderud (1901 - 1984)*
Elmer Enderud (1907 - 1907)*
Caldwell City Cemetery
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Dec 10, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10065376