Petter Olaus Jørgensen Ytterdahl

Nord-Trøndelag, Norway

The Life Summary of Petter Olaus

When Petter Olaus Jørgensen Ytterdahl was born in 1810, in Nord-Trøndelag, Norway, his father, Jorgen Olesen, was 44 and his mother, Ingebor Pedersdatter, was 26. He married Brynild Anna Andreasdr on 28 February 1839, in Leksvik Prestegjeld, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway.

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Petter Olaus Jørgensen Ytterdahl
Brynild Anna Andreasdatter Øren
Ingebor Anna Pettersdatter
Bertina Pettersdatter
Jette Maria
Anna Margrethe
Lina Anette
Lina Anette Pettersdatter
Berith Anna Pettersdatter
Aage Pettersen

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World Events (8)

1810 · Vaccinations
Age 0
Royal order issued by the King of Norway and Denmark in 1810 required everyone to have a certificate of smallpox vaccination. This was also recorded in the Church records. 33
1810 · Ole Bull
Age 0
Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.
1843 · Edvard Grieg
Age 33
Birth year of renown musical composer and pianist. Born in Bergen, Norway. Musical composer and pianist whose music is known worldwide. His use and development of Norwegian folk music in his own compositions brought the music of Norway to develop a national identity,

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian (Jørgensen), and North German (Jörgensen): patronymic from the personal name Jörgen, a vernacular form of Greek Geōrgios ( see George ).

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

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Sources (7)

  • Petter Olaus Jorgensen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Peder Jorgensen, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Petter Olaus Jorgensen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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