Carl Hystad's Ancestors

and Descendants of Isak Samsonsen Hystad

by Carlyle E. Hystad

This web site contains the information collected by Carlyle E. Hystad on his father's ancestors.

This Hystad family genealogy also includes substantial information on the descendants of Carlyle Hystad's great grandfather, Isak Samsonsen Hystad, of Hystad, Stord, Norway.

You are welcome to view the documents provided here, or download them for your use. Any documents provided on this web site may not be reproduced in any form for commercial use without the prior written permission of Carlyle E.Hystad.

If you have any corrections or additions to this information, please email me at Thank you.

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  • A 151 page book on the Ancestors of Carl Nordahl Hystad, and the Descendants of Isak Samsonsen Hystad of Stord, Norway.

    A Family Tree Maker database file (Hystadgen.FTW) of Carlyle Hystad's ancestors and their descendants is also available. If you are a member of the Hystad or Frazee family, please email me at and I will email the file to you.

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