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Hanson, Östen

(July 8, 1836–August 4, 1898). B. Telemarken, Norw.; to Am. 1851; lay preacher; ordained 1861 by ELC; pastor Goodhue Co., Minnesota; pres. Hauge* Syn. 1875–76, 1887–93; helped rev. const. of Hauge Syn. 1875; one of founders of Red Wing Sem. and soc. that organized Norw. Luth. Miss. in China.

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