The Decorah Genealogy Association has an excellent library of local resources, but I also have a pretty good library of books on subjects related to Norwegian genealogy, such as Norwegian local histories (bygdeboks), printed collections of church records, and historical surveys of Norwegians in America. I am more than happy to help you with your own genealogy inquiry by doing lookups in my collection. I’ve put up a list of my books, so take a look and let me know how I can help!
Where is Norwegian Ridge?Norwegian Ridge was an early name for the area around Spring Grove, Minnesota, where many Norwegian immigrants established their farms and families in America. Read more...