Bergit Torsdatter

1685–1718 (Age 33)
Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway

The Life of Bergit

When Bergit Torsdatter was born in 1685, in Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway, her father, Tor Steinarsen Nordgarden, was 20 and her mother, Aslaug Halvorsdatter Borgja, was 22. She married Torbjorn Torsen in 1708, in Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died in 1718, at the age of 33.

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Torbjorn Torsen
Bergit Torsdatter
Marriage: 1708
Kitel Torbjornsen
Birgit Torbjornsdatter

Spouse and Children

Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway


    Kitel Torbjornsen


    Birgit Torbjornsdatter


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+4 More Children

World Events (2)

1685 · Norway Church

Age 0

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 15

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.

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