Bjørn Arnesen Dølve

about 1612–1691 (Age 79)
Dølve, Oppland, Norway

The Life of Bjørn

When Bjørn Arnesen Dølve was born about 1612, in Dølve, Oppland, Norway, his father, Arne Bjørnsen Olsgård, was 32 and his mother, Siri Mortensdatter Øyhus, was 32. He married Mrs Bjørn Arnesen Dølve about 1662, in Sør-Aurdal, Oppland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1691, in Sør-Aurdal, Oppland, Norway, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Bjørn Arnesen Dølve
Mrs Bjørn Arnesen Dølve
Marriage: about 1662
Ole Bjørnsen Øihuus
Arne Bjørnson
Siri Bjørnsdatter Øyhus
Ragnhild Bjørnsdatter

Spouse and Children

about 1662
Sør-Aurdal, Oppland, Norway


    Ole Bjørnsen Øihuus


    Arne Bjørnson


    Ragnhild Bjørnsdatter



Parents and Siblings



World Events (1)

1685 · Norway Church

Age 73

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

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the common Scandinavian personal name Arne, a short form of any of various Norse names of which arn ‘eagle’ is the first element. See Arne .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Boka Om Gol by Terje Østro, Volume VI, page 301 Bjørn Bjørnson Olsgard and Guri Guttormsdatter on Olsgard farm
  • Legacy NFS Source: Bjørn Arneson - Memory of Someone: male
  • Legacy NFS Source: Bjørn Arneson -

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