Edvard Embretsen Åkroken

18 April 1864–29 December 1917 (Age 53)
Eidskog, Hedmark, Norway

The Life of Edvard

When Edvard Embretsen Åkroken was born on 18 April 1864, in Eidskog, Hedmark, Norway, his father, Engebret Olsen Åkroken, was 37 and his mother, Berthea Arnesdatter Solheim, was 34. He married Marthea Olsdatter Trådstadkjølen on 2 April 1890, in Eidskog, Hedmark, Norway. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 29 December 1917, in his hometown, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Edvard Embretsen Åkroken
1864–1917
Marthea Olsdatter Trådstadkjølen
1869–1958
Marriage: 2 April 1890
Olga Emilie Edvardsdatter
1890–
Marius Edvardsen
1892–1977
Ole Bernhard Edvardsen Traastadkjølen
1894–
Karl Emil Edvardsen
1897–
Marie Therese Edvardsdatter
1900–
John Alfred Edvardsen
1903–1988
Arne Trygve Edvardsen
1905–
Emma Ovidia Edvardsen
1910–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 April 1890
Eidskog, Hedmark, Norway
children

(8)

    Olga Emilie Edvardsdatter

    Female1890–Female

    Male1892–1977Male

    Ole Bernhard Edvardsen Traastadkjølen

    Male1894–Male

    Karl Emil Edvardsen

    Male1897–Male

    Marie Therese Edvardsdatter

    Female1900–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Engebret Olsen Åkroken

    Male1826–Male

    Berthea Arnesdatter Solheim

    Female1829–1907Female

siblings

(12)

    Ole Embretsen

    Male1848–Male

    Arne Embretsen

    Male1850–Male

    Arne Embretsen

    Male1850–Male

    Anne Marie Embretsen

    Female1856–1869Female

    Elen Bertea Embretsen

    Female1858–Female

+7 More Children

World Events (7)

1865 · 1865 Norwegian Census

Age 1

Arranged by county, clerical district, parish. Includes names with their birth years & places, position in family, occupation, indexes to farms & localities.
1867 · Emigration lists

Age 3

Earliest passenger lists begin in 1867 for the ports of Oslo and Trondheim. Other ports followed.
1882 · Sigrid Undset

Age 18

Birth year of Sigrid Undset. Norwegian novelist who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1928. Her best-known work is Kristin Lavransdatter.

Name Meaning

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Sources (2)

  • Edvard Ingebrichtsen, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Edvard Embretsen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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