Ola Ingbretsen

1726–1775 (Age 49)
Hedmark, Norway

The Life of Ola

When Ola Ingbretsen was born in 1726, in Hedmark, Norway, his father, Ingebret Aslachsen, was 32 and his mother, Ingri Nilsdatter Oyesaet, was 22. He married Goro Torkelsdatter about 1750, in Vinger, Hedemarkens Amt, Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in 1775, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

Ola Ingbretsen
1726–1775
Goro Torkelsdatter
1730–1770
Marriage: about 1750
Inger Andrine Engelbrethsdatter
1770–1862

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1750
Vinger, Hedemarkens Amt, Norway
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Gorro Ingebretsdatter Oyset

    Female1726–1748Female

    Male1726–1775Male

    Nils Engebretson Oyseth

    Male1728–1765Male

    Aslak Ingebretsen Oyseth

    Male1730–1758Male

    Ole Ingebretsen

    Male1732–1734Male

+5 More Children

World Events (2)

1736 · Confirmation & education

Age 10

Law of 1736 legally established Confirmation in the Lutheran Church which led to organized education for all children. These became important records which the Pastor kept.
1739 · Universal schooling

Age 13

First school law to begin universal schooling in Norway. They taught the subjects of Christianity, reading, writing, arithmetic. Compulsory schooling from the age of seven and at least until ten to twelve years old.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: patronymic from the German personal name Engelbrecht .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Ola Embretsen Vinger - Published information: birth-name: Ola Embretsen Vinger

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