Morten Andersson Vik

about 1640–May 1706 (Age 66)
Rennesøy, Rogaland, Norway

The Life of Morten

When Morten Andersson Vik was born about 1640, in Rennesøy, Rogaland, Norway, his father, Anders Mortenson Vik, was 45 and his mother, Åse Ivarsdatter Jørpeland, was 30. He married Guri Olsdatter Sørbø on 26 June 1670, in Rennesøy, Rogaland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died in May 1706, in his hometown, at the age of 66, and was buried in Rennesøy, Rogaland, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Morten Andersson Vik
1640–1706
Guri Olsdatter Sørbø
1637–1685
Marriage: 26 June 1670
Anders Mortenson Vik
1671–1701
Guri Mortensdtr Vik
1683–1686
Anna Mortensdatter Vik
1674–1731
Lars Mortenson Vik
1676–1732
Mette Mortensdatter Vik
1677–1754
Guri Mortensdatter Vik
1685–1685

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 June 1670
Rennesøy, Rogaland, Norway
children

(6)

    Anders Mortenson Vik

    Male1671–1701Male

    Female1674–1731Female

    Lars Mortenson Vik

    Male1676–1732Male

    Mette Mortensdatter Vik

    Female1677–1754Female

    Guri Mortensdtr Vik

    Female1683–1686Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (2)

1685 · Norway Church

Age 45

The State Church of Norway passed a law which required ministers to keep a written record of all baptisms, marriages, burials.
1700 · Norwegian calendar change

Age 60

1n 1700 Norway changed from the Julian Calendar to the Gregorian Calendar. The day after 18 Feb in the Julian Calendar became 1 March in the Gregorian calendar.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rennesøy Gard & Aett, 1993, Lindanger, p. 435
  • Martin Vig, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Martin Andersen, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"

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