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  •  Possible, although I don't know. (0+ / 0-)

    Isn't he from Ballard? The large number of Norwegian immigrants overwhelmed most of the other Norse-based communities in Puget Sound. Ballard and Poulsbo alone count(ed) for the majority in past years, but with greater numbers of non-Norse residents beginning in the 60's, that generality is pretty moot now.

    Even Swedes are out-numbered by the Norse in Washington state. As for me, my German-Irish-American ancestors found a home away from home...

    Dori: what a maroon!

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