Jens Ånonson Marvik

before 19 February 1713–
Marvik, Suldal, Rogaland, Norway

The Life of Jens

When Jens Ånonson Marvik was born before 19 February 1713, in Marvik, Suldal, Rogaland, Norway, his father, Ånon Jenson Marvik, was 29 and his mother, Sissel Olsdotter Håland, was 27. He married Anne Olsdatter Fuglestein on 22 October 1730, in Jelsa, Suldal, Rogaland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Jens Ånonson Marvik
1713–
Anne Olsdatter Fuglestein
1711–
Marriage: 22 October 1730
Sidsele Jensen
1731–
Ole Jensen
1734–
Aanon Jensen
1734–1802
Kari Jensen
1738–1754

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 October 1730
Jelsa, Suldal, Rogaland, Norway
children

(4)

    Sidsele Jensen

    Female1731–Female

    Ole Jensen

    Male1734–Male

    Aanon Jensen

    Male1734–1802Male

    Kari Jensen

    Female1738–1754Female

Parents and Siblings

    Ånon Jenson Marvik

    Male1684–1729Male

    Sissel Olsdotter Håland

    Female1686–1725Female

siblings

(6)

    Brita Ånonsdotter Marvik

    Female1709–1709Female

    Sissel Ånonsdotter Marvik

    Female1710–1711Female

    Male1713–Male

    Ola Ånonson Marvik Sandvik

    Male1717–1790Male

    Ånon Ånonson Marvik

    Male1720–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (5)

1736 · Confirmation & education

Age 23

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 26

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.
1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 88

It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Antonsson, a patronymic from the personal name Anton ( see Anthony ) or the Danish and Norwegian patronymic Antonsen .

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

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