Johannes Larsen

1794–27 May 1827 (Age 33)
Borgund, Møre og Romsdal, Norway

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Larsen was born in 1794, in Borgund, Møre og Romsdal, Norway, his father, Lars Jonsen, was 29 and his mother, Karen Pedersdatter, was 31. He married Cathrine Arentsdatter on 30 April 1819. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 27 May 1827, in his hometown, at the age of 33.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Larsen
Cathrine Arentsdatter
Marriage: 30 April 1819
Peter Daniel Johansen
Ingeborg Anna Johansdatter
Lars Karolus Johansen
Christiane Johansdatter

Spouse and Children

30 April 1819


Parents and Siblings

    Lars Jonsen


    Karen Pedersdatter




    Berthe Larsdatter


    Ragnild Larsdatter



    Pernille Larsdatter


    Inger Laurine Larsdatter


+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 7

It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.
1810 · Vaccinations

Age 16

Royal order issued by the King of Norway and Denmark in 1810 required everyone to have a certificate of smallpox vaccination. This was also recorded in the Church records. 33
1810 · Ole Bull

Age 16

Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Johan Larssen, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Johannes Larsen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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