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
1831–1896
Olea Hansdatter Skogen
1855–1938
Marriage: 4 July 1879
Jakob Larsen Frogner
1880–1949
Anne Larsdatter Frogner
1882–1970
Hans Larsen Frogner
1884–1966
Jacob Larsen Frogner
1884–
Martha Larsdatter
1887–1981
Jon Larsen Frogner
1890–1970
Karen Helene Larsdatter
1893–1984

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1879Hedemarkens Amt, Norway
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Jakob

    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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