190 years ago the first emigrants left Norway and Stavanger to start a new and better life in US. The journey took around three mounts and 9th October the first Norwegians immigrants enter New York.
Expedia’s Nordic Migration map charts the mass movement of Nordics to
the United States from the mid 19th century up to the second half of the
20th century. This is an interactive map where you choose the country and click the arrow to watch the timeline of where settlements occurred over time.
Yes, I do have Norwegian ancestors. Thanks for your post!
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