PETER FERDINARD BOYSEN, born in Schleswig, Germany, in the year 1841; received a common school education. His
youth was spent on a farm. He emigrated to the United States in 1862, and removed to Rolling Stone township the
same year, where he remained for six years, when he removed to Hulisdale township, where he has since remained.
In 1865 Mr. Boysen was married to Mrs. Charlotte Hertsberg, widow of Herman Hertsberg, who died in Hiisdale township
in 1862. Mrs. Boysen was born in Holstein, Germany, December 30, 1830. Mrs. Boysen emigrated to the United States
with her first husband in 1853, and to Hilisdale township in 1856. Mrs. Boysen has four children living by her
first husband, and four by Mr. Boysen. Mr. and Mrs. Boysen are members of the Lutheran church. Mr. Boysen owns
340 acres lying in Sec. 15, in township 107 and Sec. 22, in Hillsdale township.
The History of Winona County
Together with Biographical Matter, Statistics, Etc.
BY: A. T. Andreas
H. H. Hill and Company, Publishers
Winona County, MN
Names A to H
Names I to Y
Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906