Andreas Martinius Klausen

March 1854–
Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway

The Life of Andreas Martinius

When Andreas Martinius Klausen was born in March 1854, in Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway, his father, Nils Klaus Rejnertsen Smeland, was 37 and his mother, Magnhild Marthea Olsdr, was 31. He married Anna Josefine Tomine Carlsdatter Endersen on 31 October 1879, in Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He immigrated to United States in 1881 and lived in Oaklyn, Camden, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years and South Gate, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930.

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Family Time Line

Andreas Martinius Klausen
1854–
Anna Josefine Tomine Carlsdatter Endersen
1857–1932
Marriage: 31 October 1879
Einar Claus Magnus Klausen
1879–1957
Carl Klausen
1885–1959
Olaf Klausen
1888–1971
Henry Stanley Klausen
1890–1960
Walter Klausen
1892–1977
Margaret Klausen
1895–1967
Arthur Klausen
1899–1986
Alice Josephine Klausen
1906–1971

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 October 1879
Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

    Nils Klaus Rejnertsen Smeland

    Male1816–1873Male

    Magnhild Marthea Olsdr

    Female1823–1915Female

siblings

(9)

    Reinert Nilsen

    Male1847–Male

    Anne Tomine Klausen

    Female1849–Female

    Ole Klausen

    Male1851–Male

    Male1854–Male

    August Klausen

    Male1856–Male

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World Events (8)

1855 · Erik Werenskiold

Age 1

Birth year of Erik Werenskiold Norwegian painter and illustrator. He was especially known for his drawings of the Asbjørnsen and Moe fairytale collection.
1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 32

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Danish and North German: patronymic from the personal name Klaus, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Andrew Klausen in household of Harvey Frye, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Andrew Klausen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Andrew Clausen, "United States Census, 1900"

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