Named after the Viking god of beauty, this community is the home of the Baldur Gazette.
Memoirs & Memories
Asmundur, who lived his final years with Siggi and Sena Anderson, lost his feet in a snow storm in Iceland, yet survived to live a productive life in the Baldur District.
This typed copy of the eulogy for Sigurborg Gottfred came to us through Lena Thorleifson's collection of documents. Sigurborg was Lena's mother. We do not know who gave the eulogy at her funeral.
This Genealogy of the Gottfred family was collected by Vilmar and Hilda Magnusson in 1971.
This document contains a brief review of the family's history in Iceland and the first generations in Canada.
As chair of this reunion, Clarence shared memories of his time living with Thorfinnur and Karolina, his grandparents.
Gudlaug Helgason was raised near Churchbridge Saskatchewan and in the Grund District of Southern Manitoba. After her marriage to George Johannesson, the couple moved to the West Coast.
A historical reconstruction by Felix Kuehn.
A short biography of Ian Thorleifson as a wildlife expert and tour guide.
Recounts one of Ina's experiences tracking grizzly bears in Manitoba.
Recounts an incident with a Grizzly while tour guiding in Northern Manitoba.