Ole Bertelsen

1717–
Gausdal Høifjellssanatorium, Gausdal, Oppland, Norway

The Life of Ole

When Ole Bertelsen was christened in 1717, in Gausdal Høifjellssanatorium, Gausdal, Oppland, Norway, his father, Berhil Mortensen, was 46 and his mother, Sigred Andersen, was 49. He married Mari Olsdr in 1785, in Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Ole Bertelsen
1717–
Mari Olsdr
1765–
Marriage: 1785
Christen Olsen
1787–1832

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1785
Norway
children

(1)

    Christen Olsen

    Male1787–1832Male

Parents and Siblings

    Berhil Mortensen

    Male1671–Male

    Sigred Andersen

    Female1668–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1717–Male

    Ole B. Gausdal

    Male1717–Male

    Morten Bertelsen

    Male1720–Male

World Events (5)

1736 · Confirmation & education

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

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.
1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

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

Name Meaning

German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Bertel, a pet form of Berthold .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ole Bertelsen, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Ole Bertelsen in the Norway Marriages, 1600s-1800s
  • Ole Bertelsen in entry for Christen Olsen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.