Berte Eliasdatter

Female2 December 1773–17 March 1820

Brief Life History of Berte

When Berte Eliasdatter was born on 2 December 1773, in Vestre Bærum, Bærum, Akershus, Norway, her father, Elias Gundersen, was 39 and her mother, Juditha Jensdatter, was 43. She married Jocum Larsen on 23 March 1795, in Asker, Akershus, Norway. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 17 March 1820, in Asker, Akershus, Norway, at the age of 46, and was buried in Asker, Akershus, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Jocum Larsen
Berte Eliasdatter
Marriage: 23 March 1795
Kari Jokumsdatter
Kirsti Jokom
Elias Jokomsen
Kirsti Jokom
Christian Jocumsen Aaby
Anne Jokumsen
Elisabet Jocumsdatter
Johanne Jocumsdatter
Lars Jochumsen Bjerkaas

Sources (16)

  • Birthe Eliasen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Birte Eliasdr, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Birte Eliasdr in entry for Unknown, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 March 1795Asker, Akershus, Norway
  • Children (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (3)

    1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

    Age 28

    It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.

    1810 · Vaccinations

    Age 37

    Royal order issued by the King of Norway and Denmark in 1810 required everyone to have a certificate of smallpox vaccination. This was also recorded in the Church records. 33

    1810 · Ole Bull

    Age 37

    Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.

    Name Meaning

    Variant of Bet , associated particularly with the film actress Bette Davis ( 1908–89 ), whose original name was Ruth Elizabeth Davis .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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