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Ottesen, Jakob Aall

(June 1, 1825–October 30, 1904). B. Christiania (Oslo), Norw.; educ. Christiania; taught Lat. school Christiania; to Am. 1852. Pastor Manitowoc, Wisconsin, 1852; Koshkonong, Wisconsin, 1860; Decorah, Iowa, 1894–96. Helped organize The Norw. Ev. Luth. Ch. in Am. (see Evangelical Lutheran Church, The, 8). Coed. Evangelisk Luthersk Maanedstidende.

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