Ole Hansen

about 1731–about 1792 (Age 61)
Neskollen, Nes, Akershus, Norway

The Life Summary of Ole

When Ole Hansen was born about 1731, in Neskollen, Nes, Akershus, Norway, his father, Hans Olsen Tvethaug, was 29 and his mother, Inger Olsdatter Ullershov, was 30. He married Mari Hansdatter on 28 October 1756. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He died about 1792, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Ole Hansen
1731–1792
Mari Hansdatter
1735–1799
Marriage: 28 October 1756
Hans Olsen
1757–1782
Niels Olsen
1759–
Anders Olsen
1761–
Marta Olesdatter
1769–
Ole Olsen
1764–1799
Berte Olsen
1766–
Christen Olsen
1766–1836
Hans Olsen
1766–
Olea Olsen
1768–
Guri Olsen
1770–
Hans Olsen
1774–1791
Kari Olesdatter
1774–

Spouse and Children

Children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (2)

1736 · Confirmation & education
Age 5
Law of 1736 legally established Confirmation in the Lutheran Church which led to organized education for all children. These became important records which the Pastor kept.
1739 · Universal schooling
Age 8
First school law to begin universal schooling in Norway. They taught the subjects of Christianity, reading, writing, arithmetic. Compulsory schooling from the age of seven and at least until ten to twelve years old.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

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

Possible Related Names

Hanse
Hanson
Hans

Sources (8)

  • Ole Hansen in entry for Kari Olesdatter, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Ole Hansen in entry for Marta Olesdatter, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Ole Hansen in entry for Niels Olesen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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