Haagen Hansen

Male30 September 1738–5 February 1801

Brief Life History of Haagen

When Haagen Hansen was born on 30 September 1738, in Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway, his father, Hans Haagensen, was 37 and his mother, Marthe Nielsdatter, was 38. He married Kirsten Hansdatter on 22 February 1754, in Røros Prestegjeld, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He was buried in Oslo, Norway.

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Haagen Hansen
Kirsten Hansdatter
Marriage: 22 February 1754
Jens Haagensen
Anne Dorothe Haagensdatter
Hans Haagensen
Karen Haagensen
Marte Marie
Dorthe Haagensen
Marthe Maria Haagensdatter
Karen Helene Haagensdatter
Hans Haagensen

Sources (20)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Haagen Hansen - Church record: birth-name: Haagen Hansen
  • Haagen Erichsen, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Haagen Hansen in entry for Jens Haagensen, "Norway Burials, 1666-1927"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 February 1754Røros Prestegjeld, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (2)

    1739 · Universal schooling

    Age 1

    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 63

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Thor, Jorgen, Knud, Holger, Morten, Nils, Einer, Johan.

    Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, Flemish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans . This is the most common surname in Norway. Compare Hanson 4 and also 2 below.

    Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, Dutch, Flemish, and Danish Hanssen , a variant of 1 above. Compare Hansson 2.

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

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