Rosetta was born April 5, 1926, in Roscoe, Minnesota, daughter of Math
Britz and Rose Jahn. After graduation from Paynesville High
School in 1944, she worked in St. Cloud, Darwin, and Roscoe.
On June 23, 1951, in Roscoe, she married Donald Louis Hanson,
son of Willie Hanson and Lenore Brouillard. Don was born September 18,
1922, in Big Lake, Minnesota. Don and Rosetta live in Marshall, Minnesota,
where Don worked for the Farmers Home Administration.
They have six children:
Charlene Marie, born July 13, 1952,
in Madison, Minnesota. Married January 23, 1982, in Mankato,
Minnesota, to Philip Harter, born September 3, 1950,
in Adams, Minnesota, son of Anton Harter and Virginia Laessig.
Marianne Louise, born December 21,
1954, in Windom, Minnesota. Married September 22, 1979, in
Redwood Falls, Minnesota, to Dean Jerome Hoard, born
March 9, 1957, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, son of Wallace Lloyd
Hoard and Elizabeth Annagiene Van Zomeran.
James Donald Hoard, born December
Michael Christopher Hoard, born
April 23, 1991.
Mark Donald, born June 29, 1956, in
Windom, Minnesota. Married October 1, 1977, in Alexandria,
Minnesota, to Pennelyn Louise Volden, born in Two Harbors,
Minnesota, August 31, 1953, daughter of John Lyndon Volden
and Mary Eileen Skahen.
Jacqueline Louise Hanson, born
November 10, 1979.
Patrick Fiser, born January 15, 2004, in Des Moines,
Amie Lynn Hanson, born December
Kristen Mary Hanson, born September
Michelle Rosetta, born June 7, 1960,
in Fairmont, Minnesota. Married June 5, 1982, in Marshall,
Minnesota, to David Robinson, born April 21, 1958,
in Minneapolis, son of Ronald Robinson and Marlene Christopherson.
Nicole Christine Robinson, born
June 9, 1983.
Stefan Michael Robinson, born March
Nicholas Ole Robinson, born August
Jane Elizabeth, born December 7, 1962
in Fairmont, Minnesota. Married May 8, 1987, in Brooklyn Center,
Minnesota, to Thomas Greene, born September 25, 1963
in La Grange, Illinois, son of Raymond Greene and Patricia
Ryan Eric Greene,
born February 2, 1993, in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Michael James, born August
31, 1965, in Fairmont, Minnesota. Married April 15, 1989,
in Marshall, Minnesota, to Pamela Arzdorf, born November
6, 1967 in Sioux City, Iowa, to Ailried Joseph "Ozzie"
Arzdorf and Judith Ann Lanners.
Eric Michael Hanson,
born October 4, 1998.
Kyle Steven Hanson,
September 29, 2001.
Source: Eighteen Cousins, by
Bert Jahn (1988); updated 2004