Kirsti Stenersdatter

7 May 1775–4 August 1848 (Age 73)

The Life Summary of Kirsti

When Kirsti Stenersdatter was born on 7 May 1775, her father, Stener Johanesen Fosseholm, was 37 and her mother, Mari Gundersdatter, was 42. She married Ole Nilsen Ruud on 17 December 1826. She lived in Buskerud, Norway in 1775. She died on 4 August 1848, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Ole Nilsen Ruud
1797–1844
Kirsti Stenersdatter
1775–1848
Marriage: 17 December 1826

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 December 1826
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census
    Age 26
    It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.
    1810 · Vaccinations
    Age 35
    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
    1814 · Syttende Mai (17th May)
    Age 39
    Constitution declared Norway to be an independent kingdom to avoid being ceded to Sweden from Denmark. Celebrated by Norwegians & Norwegian-Americans on May 17th each year.

    Name Meaning

    pet form of Kirstin , now used as an independent given name throughout the English-speaking world.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Kirsty
    Chirsty

    Sources (1)

    • Kirsti Stenersdatter, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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