Gunder Haagensen

7 November 1802–
Odalen, Strøm, Hedemarkens Amt, Norway

The Life of Gunder

When Gunder Haagensen was christened on 7 November 1802, in Odalen, Strøm, Hedemarkens Amt, Norway, his father, Hougne Pedersen Løkkerlia, was 35 and his mother, Eli Gunnersdatter Heer, was 37.

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Hougne Pedersen Løkkerlia
Eli Gunnersdatter Heer
Berte Haugnesdatter Tjagmo
Peder Hougnesen Heer
Hans Haugnesen Heer
Kirsti Haagnesd.
Hans Haagnesen
Hans Haugnesen Delbekk
Gunder Haagensen
Helene Haagnesd.
Kirsti Høgnesdatter Delbekk

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World Events (3)

1810 · Vaccinations

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

Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.
1812 · Record-keeping

A uniform system for keeping church records was introduced by royal ordinance in December 1812. Prior to that there were no directions on how to keep church records. It required that a duplicate register be kept in a separate place.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Haagen .

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

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  • Gunder Haagensen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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