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From: "Ellen Schmand" <>
Subject: Re: John D Jacobson, Sandpoint, Ida.
Date: Sun, 18 Jan 2004 08:40:43 -0800
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Are you trying to connect with John Jacobson in Sandpoint? I live about 40
miles south of that small town.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Darren Dypevag" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, January 14, 2004 7:37 AM
Subject: John D Jacobson, Sandpoint, Ida.

> Some of you may know of the five Dybev├ąg's who emigrated to America in the
late 1800s early 1900s.
> (I've moaned about them enough!)
> However I think I've found a sixth?
> I'm desperately trying to confirm his connection, as I had never heard of
him until recently.
> Can anyone help?
> In 'Towner County North Dakota Families' it mentions Oluf Jacobson
(married to Esther Holien) who is definitely my ancestor.
> However part of his listing states that he has a brother John, Sandpoint,
> Further on in the book is John D Jacobson married to Ragna Holien (sister
to Esther above) living in Sandpoint.
> (Haven't found anything further on John D Jacobson).
> So does 'brother' mean it's his blood brother (they share the same family
name Jacobson)
> or does it mean brother-in-law?
> Darren
> England
> P.S. Here is where I'm posting my (or should I say your) findings:
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