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‘Genealogy is more than dates’
sons of norway meeting
Elaine Bethke recently spoke to the Sons of Norway group April 11. Bethke collects photos, stories, and clues about her ancestors and has a minor in art and interprets family history in art like this painting on a saw.
MONROE — Elaine Bethke was the speaker at a recent Sons of Norway gathering April 11 and discussed her genealogy quest. Originally Bethke wanted to find why her family left Norway and to learn if the family farm is still in operation. On the way she met interesting people and even some new relatives.