Gundvor Andersen

1733–June 1785 (Age 52)
Lyngdal, Vest-Agder, Norway

The Life of Gundvor

Gundvor Andersen was born in 1733, in Lyngdal, Vest-Agder, Norway as the daughter of Anders Hansson and Asgier_ Tostensdr. She married Aanen Vraalsen on 17 June 1764. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died in June 1785, in Kvås, Lyngdal, Vest-Agder, Norway, at the age of 52, and was buried in Kvås, Lyngdal, Vest-Agder, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Aanen Vraalsen
1736–1801
Gundvor Andersen
1733–1785
Marriage: 17 June 1764
Aanensen
1765–1765
Vraal Aanensen
1768–1778
Gertrud Aanensen
1770–
Anne Marie Aanensen
1774–1774
Anders Aanensen
1775–1853
Vraal Aanensen
1780–1780
Maria Aanensen
1785–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 June 1764
children

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Parents and Siblings

    Anders Hansson

    MaleMale

    Asgier_ Tostensdr

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (2)

1736 · Confirmation & education

Age 3

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

Age 6

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.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Gunvor in entry for Anders Aanensen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Gunvor in entry for Anne Marie Aanensen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Gundvor Andersdr in entry for Wraal Aanensen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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