When Guul Olsen Lie was christened on 2 July 1706, in Nord-Aurdal, Oppland, Norway, his father, Ole Guulsen, was 36 and his mother, Taran Olsdtr., was 34. He married Gudbjørg Haraldsdatter on 2 October 1729, in Sør-Aurdal, Oppland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1763, in Aurdal, Nord-Aurdal, Oppland, Norway, at the age of 57.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Nils, Lars, Alf, Thor, Niels, Sven, Jorgen, Helmer, Iver, Arnfinn.
Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Ole, a short form of Olaf, Olav (see Olafsen ). This surname is the third most common in Norway. It is also established in northeastern England and in northern Germany. Compare Ohlsen , Olesen , Oleson , and Olson .
German (Ölsen): habitational name from any of several places so named, in Saxony, Brandenburg, and the Rhineland.
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