From Denmark to the farm lands of Iowa : William and Bertha Erichsen : children, Wilhelmina, Marie, Frieda, John, Willhelm, Herman, Harry, Rose, Elmer, Peter, Paul

William M. Erichsen was born 31 October 1861 in Roosem, Denmark. His parents were Dave Erichsen and Mary Gleesing. He married Bertha Sophia Augusta Summ, daughter of Ben Summ. They had eleven children. They emigrated from Germany in 1889 and 1890 and settled in Iowa. William died in 1944 in San Diego, California. Ancestors, descendants and relatives lived mainly in Germany, Iowa, South Dakota and Colorado. Some of the facsimilies are in German.

Armstrong, Audrey June Erichsen
Family History Archive
Erichsen family