Mikkel Hegland Family Immigration
Those moving out of a church parish in Norway were required to register their departure with the church. This was true whether parishioners moved to another part of Norway or to another country.
From the Digitalarkivet
Page 598 1861 #222-226
|April 3, 1861 Destination: America|
|222||Gaardmand Mikkel Tarjeisen Hageland||50|
|224||Christi||28 Sept 1851||10|
|225||Tarje||10 Aug 1855||5|
|226||Thor||13 Oct 1858||2|
Research continues on the ship name and departure date from Norway. We know from naturalization records that the family landed at the port of New York.