Lars Jakobsen Frogner

Male5 November 1831–8 May 1896

Brief Life History of Lars

When Lars Jakobsen Frogner was born on 5 November 1831, in Vang, Hamar, Hedmark, Norway, his father, Jakob Larsen Frogner, was 32 and his mother, Anne Syversdatter Øst-Løkja, was 26. He married Olea Hansdatter Skogen on 4 July 1879, in Vang, Hamar, Hedmark, Norway. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 8 May 1896, in his hometown, at the age of 64, and was buried in Hedmark, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Lars Jakobsen Frogner
Olea Hansdatter Skogen
Marriage: 4 July 1879
Jakob Larsen Frogner
Anne Larsdatter Frogner
Hans Larsen Frogner
Jacob Larsen Frogner
Martha Larsdatter
Jon Larsen Frogner
Karen Helene Larsdatter

Sources (33)

  • 1831 Birth/christening record - Parish registry: SAH, Vang prestekontor, Hedmark, Parish register (official) no. 9, 1826-1841, p. 72 - Scanned archives - The National Archives of Norway
  • Lars Jakobsen, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • 1896 Death/burial record - Parish registry: SAH, Vang prestekontor, Hedmark, H/Ha/Haa/L0019B: Parish register (official) no. 19, 1886-1900, p. 427 - Scanned archives - The National Archives of Norway

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1879Hedmark, Norway
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (7)

    1832 · Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson

    Age 1

    "Birth year of Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson. Norwegian writer who received the 1903 Nobel Prize in Literature. He wrote the lyrics to the Norwegian national anthem ""Ja, vi elsker."""

    1834 · Fox River Settlement

    Age 3

    Fox River Settlement in Illinois begun in 1834. It was the first permanent Norwegian-American immigrant settlement in the Midwest.

    1855 · Erik Werenskiold

    Age 24

    Birth year of Erik Werenskiold Norwegian painter and illustrator. He was especially known for his drawings of the Asbjørnsen and Moe fairytale collection.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Bjorn, Lars, Anders, Bent, Gunner, Knut, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Tor.

    Danish, Norwegian, North German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Jakob . Compare Jacobsen and Jacobson .

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

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