Lars Larsson Barkeland II

Male1662–23 July 1722

Brief Life History of Lars Larsson

When Lars Larsson Barkeland II was born in 1662, in Jelsa, Suldal, Rogaland, Norway, his father, Lars Larsen Barkeland, was 30 and his mother, Elen Steinsdatter Askvik, was 45. He married Marta Olsdatter Håland on 6 November 1701. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 23 July 1722, in his hometown, at the age of 60, and was buried in Jelsa, Suldal, Rogaland, Norway.

Photos and Memories (1)

Do you know Lars Larsson? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Lars Larsson Barkeland II
Marta Olsdatter Håland
Marriage: 6 November 1701
NN Larsson Barkeland
Sissela Larsdatter Barkeland
Sissela Larsdatter Barkeland
Gissel Larsdatter Barkeland
Lars Larsson Barkeland
Ola Larsson Barkeland
Berta Larsdatter Barkeland
Kari Larsdotter Barkeland
Marta Larsdatter Barkeland
Liva Larsdotter Barkeland

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Lars Larsson Barkeland -

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 November 1701
  • Children (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (2)

    1685 · Norway Church

    Age 23

    The State Church of Norway passed a law which required ministers to keep a written record of all baptisms, marriages, burials.

    1700 · Norwegian calendar change

    Age 38

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Anders, Toralf, Bjorn, Erik, Jorgen, Kristoffer, Lars, Nils, Sig, Sigvard.

    Norwegian: habitational name from any of some 40 places called Birkeland, Byrkjeland, from Old Norse birki ‘birch’ + land ‘(piece of) land, farmstead’. Compare Berkland and Birkland .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.