This is a list of unusual deaths of ancestors that I have have come across during my searches.
- Charles Weinhart (the brother of Lorenzo Weinhart - died in Indian raid - 1871
- Lars Haselhaugen - gored to death by a bull - 1886
- Elling Fredrickson Ringerud and Beret Pedersdatter - (the parents of Fredrick Ellingson) both drowned (1860 and and 1837)
- Erick Aslesson Helsa Lien - (the father of Asle Lien) stabbed in a fight over money (1830)
- Nub Fredrickson - hit by a train - 1909
- James C. Young - (the brother of Mary B.C. Young) killed in Civil War battle - 1863
- John L. Young - (the brother of Mary B.C. Young) died of disease while fighting in Civil War - 1863