Obit: Bye, Maris (1816 - 1908)

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Surnames: BYE AALBU

----Source: GREENWOOD GLEANER (Greenwood, Wis.) 03/12/1908

Bye, Maris (Marie?) (1816 - 8 MAR 1908)

The burial of the aged Mrs. Maris Bye took place Tuesday from the home of her son-in-law, Mr. Sever Aalbu, Rev. Svanoe officiating. The venerable old lady who died last Sunday afternoon, was sick but a few days. She reached the age of 92 years, being born at Meraker, near Drontheim, Norway, 1816. She descended from a prominent and distinguished family, some of her ancestors occupying the rank of major and vice admiral in the Dano-Norwegian navy. As the features of the dear old lady showed this noble peerage, so also her character was that of a true Christian woman, who had learned to love and long for that home up yonder, to which she now has passed. Of her four children, two survive her, Mrs. Sever Aalbu, with whom she lived for the last thirteen years, and Mr. Jonas Bye of Los Angeles, Calif. She was laid to rest in the Greenwood Cemetery.

1900 Federal Census, Warner, Clark, Wisconsin, Jun 14, 15 & 16

Name: Siwert Allbur, 44
Birth Date: Aug 1855
Birthplace: Norway
Race: White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1886
Relationship to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: Norway
Mother's Name: Marit
Mother's Birthplace: Norway
Spouse's name: Elisabet
Marriage Year: 1881
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 19
Occupation: Farmer, farm laborer
Household Members
Siwert Allbur 44, immigrated 1886, naturalized 14 yrs.
Elisabet Albur 52, Aug. 1847, immigrated 1892, naturalized 8 yrs.
Marit Albur (Boie) 83, Nov. 1816, immigrated 1892

1905 Wisconsin State Census, Warner, Clark County, 1 Jun

Name: Severt Alber
Locality: Warner
Birth Location: Norway
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
Race: White
Relation: Head
Spouse's name: Elizabeth
Neighbors: Ole, Merrit & Carl Peterson and Anthony & Joseph Larson, John, Edith, Vern, Ernest & Lilly Severson and Lena Larson
Household Members: Name Age
Severt Alber 49 (1856)
Elizabeth Alber 57
Palmer Alber 22
Merrit Boie 89 (mother-in-law)

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