Utreist med/Emigrated on:

Utreist til/Emigrated to: Merton township, Waukesha Co., Wisconsin.

Karen Mathiasdatter Kolkind:  She was born ca 1804. She married Niels Michelsen, who was born on Haugerød Østre, May 6, 1804. His father was Michel Sigurdsen.
They settled on the farm Kolkind and had 3 children.
a. Mathias, born January 6, 1837 on Kolkind u/Follaug
b. Marianne, born Oct 5, 1839 on Kolkind u/Follaug
c. Niels, born April 18, 1842 on Gulset.

In 1835 we find on Haugerød Østre:

Hougerød østre. Matr. no. 164.
Niels Nielsen, married., owner of 6 hides.,age 46
Anne Amundsdatter, married., age 45
Niels Nielsen, age 7
Ole Nielsen, age 5
Inger Gundersdatter, widow., mother, age 69
Andreas Andersen, serv. maid, age 12

Hougerød østre. Matr. no. 164.
Erik Michelsen, married., owner of 6 hides., age 41
Marthe Halvorsdatter, married., age 43
Michel Eriksen, age 14
Anders Eriksen, age 10
Gregorius Eriksen, age 7
Halvor Eriksen, age 5
Anne Marie Eriksdatter, age 1/2
Abigael Andersdatter, widow., mothr,age 67

Hougerød østre. Matr. no. 164.
Niels Michelsen, married., worker, age 31
Karen Mathisdatter, married., age 30

and in 1845 on the farm Kolkind:

Kolkindmyr, place no 4
Karen Mathiasdatter, cottager's wife, widow, age 40
Mathis Nielsen, son, age 9
Marie Anne Nielsdatter, daughter, age 6
Niels Nielsen, son, age 3

2000 - Skien Genealogical page - by Jan Christensen