Paul Knudsen Tofte

about 1620–1684 (Age 64)
Tofte, Oppland, Norway

The Life of Paul

When Paul Knudsen Tofte was born about 1620, in Tofte, Oppland, Norway, his father, Knut Iversen Tofte, was -27 and his mother, Ragnihld Jonsdatter Tofte, was 26. He married Marit Torsteinsdatter Hov about 1655, in Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died in 1684, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Paul Knudsen Tofte
1620–1684
Marit Torsteinsdatter Hov
Marriage: about 1655
Tord Paulsen Hov
1650–1697
Torger Paulsen Hov
1662–1707

Spouse and Children

    Male1620–1684Male

    Marit Torsteinsdatter Hov

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
about 1655
Norway
children

(2)

    Tord Paulsen Hov

    Male1650–1697Male

    Torger Paulsen Hov

    Male1662–1707Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1647–1647Male

    Ragnihld Jonsdatter Tofte

    Female1594–1665Female

siblings

(3)

    Iver Knutsen

    Male1620–1682Male

    Male1620–1684Male

    Marit Knutsdotter Tofte

    Female1630–1703Female

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and German: patronymic from a personal name derived from Old Norse Knútr meaning ‘knot’ (Danish Knud, Norwegian Knut, German Knuth). This was a Danish royal name, Latinized as Canutus.

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

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