Photographs of Lincoln County
This was taken around
1923 at a home in Canton.
My grandmother Helga
Braastad is middle woman on the front porch.
anyone know if this home is still standing in Canton, S.D.
Johannes Monsen Nipen Family 1907-10
Norway Township, SD
This is a group photo
of the Johannes Monsen Nipen family taken about 1907-10
Johannes and wife
Britha immigrated from Nipa-Hosanger Norway (Bergen area) in 1872.
Children: Mons Johnson
& w. Raghnild, Nils Monsen, Anna Nipen (Ingebretson),
Oline Nipen (Nelson),
Martha Nipen (Nelson), Agatha Nipen, Maria Nipen, Kari Nipen, and Johnson
Owned farms in Norway
Township. We are looking for descendants of Johannes Nipen.
Most of these people
were buried at Lands Cemetery or Romsdal Cemetery.
This photo has most of
the family members and families in it but so far I have been able to
identify only 5 of them.
I am a descendant of
Johannes Nipen also. Kari Nipen Erickson was my ggreatmother.
1. Mons Johnson 2. Engel Erickson 3. Karl
4. Emma Erickson 5. Gina Erickson
This is an extremely large photograph, it was
made smaller for ease of downloading for genealogists and historians.
think you are related to this family, or have any information regarding the
house in Canton, please contact