Lars Jakobsen Frogner

5 November 1831–8 May 1896 (Age 64)
Vang, Hamar, Hedmark, Norway

The Life Summary 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 Hedemarkens Amt, 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

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1879Hedemarkens Amt, Norway
  • Children


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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

    (1997: 179;2007: 340; 2010: 408)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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    Sources (32)

    • 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

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