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Evan E. Lien (b. 1836)


Posted By: Dorothy Gosse (email)
Date: 6/6/2005 at 10:56:09

Lien, Evan E., of the firm of Lien & Thoma, general merchants, Elgin; born in Norway June 20, 1836; came to Clayton County, Iowa in 1857; engaged in farming until he came to Elgin, in 1872; since then he has been in present business. He is a Stockholder and Director in the Citizensí Savings Bank, School Trustee & etc. He owns a farm of 223 acres in Marion township, Clayton County, Iowa. He married Carrie Olson March 8, 1866; she was born in Norway; they have six children; two died in infancy; the living are Wole E., Mile, Albert and Emma Julia. Mr. And Mrs. Lien are members of the Lutheran Church.

Page 727, 1878 History of Fayette County, Iowa
Pleasant Valley township


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