Samuel Larsen

1692–28 August 1737 (Age 45)
Norway

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Larsen was born in 1692, in Norway, his father, Lars Iversen, was 32 and his mother, Marith Bugge, was 30. He married Ane Olsdatter in 1719. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 28 August 1737, at the age of 45, and was buried in Norway.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Larsen
1692–1737
Ane Olsdatter
1689–1769
Marriage: 1719
Dordi Samuelsdatter
1720–1796
Jacob Samuelsen
1721–1779
Lars Samuelsen
1721–1800
Jacob Samuelson
1721–
Doreth Samuelsen
1728–
Ole Samuelsen
1723–1745
Lars Samuelsen
1724–1761
Dordi Samuelsdatter
1727–1814
Samuel Samuelsen
1731–1788
Jakob Samuelsen
1733–1810

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1719
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Lars Iversen

    Male1660–Male

    Marith Bugge

    Female1662–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (2)

1700 · Norwegian calendar change

Age 8

1n 1700 Norway changed from the Julian Calendar to the Gregorian Calendar. The day after 18 Feb in the Julian Calendar became 1 March in the Gregorian calendar.
1736 · Confirmation & education

Age 44

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.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Samuel Larson in entry for Samuel, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Samuel Larson in entry for Dordi Samuelsdatter, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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