Mari or Maren Hansdatter

22 March 1785–12 December 1853 (Age 68)
Tanum, Bærum, Akershus, Norway

The Life Summary of Mari or Maren

When Mari or Maren Hansdatter was born on 22 March 1785, in Tanum, Bærum, Akershus, Norway, her father, Hans Haagensen, was 39 and her mother, Haagine Thoresen Jong, was 35. She married Christopher Evensen on 17 November 1803, in Bærum, Akershus, Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 12 December 1853, in Asker, Akershus, Norway, at the age of 68, and was buried in Asker, Akershus, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Pedersen Arnestad
Mari or Maren Hansdatter
Marriage: 6 April 1827
Petronille Christophersdatter
Oline Christophersdatter

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 April 1827Asker, Akershus, Norway
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census
    Age 16
    It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.
    1810 · Vaccinations
    Age 25
    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 25
    Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.

    Name Meaning

    equivalent of Mary ; compare Mair .

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

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    Sources (26)

    • Mari Hansdr, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"
    • Mari Hansdatter in entry for Oline, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
    • Mari Hansdatter in entry for Petronille, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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