Jochum Larsen

19 September 1755–28 December 1840 (Age 85)
Østre Bærum, Bærum, Akershus, Norway

The Life of Jochum

When Jochum Larsen was born on 19 September 1755, in Østre Bærum, Bærum, Akershus, Norway, his father, Lars Edvardsen Wold, was 50 and his mother, Lisbeth Larsdatter Woxen, was 44. He married Kari Pedersdatter in 1784, in Asker, Akershus, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 28 December 1840, in Asker, Akershus, Norway, at the age of 85, and was buried in Asker, Akershus, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Jochum Larsen
1755–1840
Kari Pedersdatter
1761–1790
Marriage: 1784
Laers Jochumsen
1785–
Petronelle Jochumsdatter
1788–1792
Edvard Joakimsen
1790–1832

Spouse and Children

    Male1755–1840Male

    Kari Pedersdatter

    Female1761–1790Female

MARRIAGE
1784
Asker, Akershus, Norway
children

(3)

    Laers Jochumsen

    Male1785–Male

    Petronelle Jochumsdatter

    Female1788–1792Female

    Edvard Joakimsen

    Male1790–1832Male

Parents and Siblings

    Lars Edvardsen Wold

    Male1705–Male

    Lisbeth Larsdatter Woxen

    Female1711–Female

siblings

(4)

    Alles Larsen

    Female1733–Female

    Laers Larsen

    Male1745–Male

    Hagina Larsdatter

    Female1748–Female

    Male1755–1840Male

World Events (4)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 46

It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.
1810 · Vaccinations

Age 55

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
1825 · Sloopers

Age 70

First organized group of emigrants to leave Norway. First emigration to America began with the Sloopers who left in an undersized sloop “Restauration” sailed from Stavanger, Norway on July 4th, 1825.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jokom Larsen in entry for Elisabet Jokom, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Jokom Larsen in entry for Elias Jokom, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Jokom Larsen in entry for Kirsti Jokom, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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