When Marie Olsdatter was born on 7 November 1851, her father, Ole Olsen, was 28 and her mother, Caroline Rasmusdatter, was 31. She lived in Søndre Trondhjem, Norway in 1851.
form of Maria . When first introduced to England in the Middle Ages, it was Anglicized in pronunciation and respelled Mary . This French form was reintroduced into the English-speaking world as a separate name in the 19th century, and is still pronounced more or less in the French manner, although sometimes with the stress on the first syllable. It is now often used in combination with other names such as Ellie, Chloe, and Lisa.