Lewis Travland's wife, Iverdine (Olsdatter Finnestad) was born to my great great great grandparents Mari (Iversdatter Skaar) and Ole Olson Finnestad on December 2, 1850 in the Hjelmeland/Fister parish in Rogaland county, Norway. (Iverdine also had a twin sister, Bertha)
Iverdine and Lewis Travland's second child, Ane Maria Travland was born in Illinois on June 1, 1873 and died two months later on August 12, 1873. Iverdine passed away November 3, 1879.
Both Iverdine and daughter Ane were buried at the Union Cemetery next to the Calvary Lutheran Church in Lee county, Illinois.