Ole Guttormson, who operates the home farm of 174 acres of good land in section 7, Sheldon township, which farm
was established by his father in 1852, was born in this township June 9, 1871, son of Guttorm
and Belle A. (Lee) Guttormson. He attended district school in both Sheldon and Yucatan townships and when only
eight years old began to make himself useful on his parents' farm. Later, when his father became an invalid, more
work devolved upon him, and the management of the place finally came into his hands. He continued in agriculture
here until 1913, at which time he rented the farm and moved to Houston village, where he resided for four years
working for others. In 1917 he returned to his farm, which he is now operating as a general stock fann, raising
cattle, horses and swine. His sisters, Libbe, Anna and Gelena live on the farm and keep house for him. He is a
member of the Lutheran church and in politics is independent.
The History of Houston County, Minnesota
Edited by: Franklyn Curtis-Wedge.
H. C. Cooper, Jr. & Co.
Winona, Minn. 1919
Houston County, MN
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Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906