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Haldor Erickson Boen
Birth: Jan. 1, 1851
Bagn
Sør-Aurdal kommune
Oppland fylke, Norway
Death: Jul. 20, 1912
Fergus Falls
Otter Tail County
Minnesota, USA

U.S. Congressman. He immigrated to America in 1868 and settled in Mower County, Minnesota. Relocating to Ottertail County, in 1871, he was employed in the county auditor’s office in 1872 and taught in schools of that county, (1874-79). He also was the county justice of the peace, (1875-1900), county commissioner in 1880 and county register of deeds,(1888-92). In 1893, he was elected as a Populist to the Fifty-third Congress, serving until 1895. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was editor of the Fergus Falls Globe and engaged in agricultural pursuits until his death at age 61. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Erick Trondsen Boen (1819 - 1896)
  Ingeborg Bjorgo Boen (1828 - 1893)
 
 Spouses:
  Margit Gunderson Brekke Boen (1853 - 1944)*
  Hilma C. Halvorson Boen (1873 - 1948)*
 
 Children:
  Harald Edgar Boen (1887 - 1979)*
  Alvin E. Boen (1889 - 1918)*
  Eric Boen (1893 - 1983)*
  Erwin Robert Boen (1898 - 1982)*
  Haldor Edward Boen (1899 - 1968)*
  Troen Alfred Boen (1904 - 1968)*
  Arne Martin Boen (1909 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Haldor Erickson Boen (1851 - 1912)
  Erick E Boen (1852 - 1928)*
  Aners E. Boen (1855 - 1904)*
  Sigrid Eriksdatter Boen Bergrud (1856 - 1927)*
  Anne (Anna) Marie (Maria) Boen Ronning (1859 - 1953)*
  Johan E. Boen (1862 - 1938)*
  Anton E. Boen (1867 - 1955)*
  Tonetta Boen Fossen (1872 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Aurdal Cemetery
Fergus Falls
Otter Tail County
Minnesota, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 12, 2002
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