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175 years
From Gyllbakken


In 2000 it was 175-year anniversary of the first organized emigration from Norway. It was Kleng Person ,with the ship Restauration, who started. Kleng Person emigrated to Amerika in 1821, but came back to organize the next tour which left Stavanger den 4.juli 1825. There had of course been some emigration before that.

On these sides you will find some informatin about the emigration from Melhus kommune in South-Trondelag.

The link "175 years" will give you information and pictures from Melhus kommunes Emigration-jubilee in 2000. "From Gyllbakken" gives some information of the emigration from the farm Gyllbakken, which lies in the Gylland-area.

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