Kamilla's Story

Kamilla's Story:


Kamilla was born in Christiania (now Oslo), Norway, on June 2, 1891. In 1909, at the age of 18, she left Norway to travel across the Atlantic Ocean to the United States of America. She passed through New York and went by train to Chicago where she met and married Martin Voldhagen.

Select a location from the first group to learn more about Kamilla during this time of her life. Select from the second group to learn about Norway, Martin or about their lives in Chicago, the Duluth area, the Tampa area, or San Antonio.


Oslo, Norway

to the USA

New York &

Ellis Island




Woldhagen Family Site

Norway's Story

Kamilla's Story

Martin's Story

Family Images


Duluth area

Tampa area

San Antonio


This page was last updated by Carolynne White June 23, 2001