Iver Pedersen

13 March 1863–
Kroken, Oppland, Norway

The Life Summary of Iver

When Iver Pedersen was born on 13 March 1863, in Kroken, Oppland, Norway, his father, Peder Johannesen, was 29 and his mother, Sidsel Solfestadatter Kroken, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Peder Johannesen
1834–1910
Sidsel Solfestadatter Kroken
1826–1897
Kari Pedersdatter
1855–
Solfest Pedersen
1857–
Johannes Pedersen
1860–
Iver Pedersen
1863–
Iver Pedersen Kroken
1864–1906
Mari Oline Johannesdtr
1867–
Elias Johannessen
1873–

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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World Events (5)

1865 · 1865 Norwegian Census
Age 2
Arranged by county, clerical district, parish. Includes names with their birth years & places, position in family, occupation, indexes to farms & localities.
1867 · Emigration lists
Age 4
Earliest passenger lists begin in 1867 for the ports of Oslo and Trondheim. Other ports followed.
1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census
Age 37
Enumerates all persons in Norway on 3 Dec 1900. Also includes data of individuals on Norwegian ships. Includes names, birthdates & birthplaces, marital status, position in family, occupation, nationality etc.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Niels, Bjorn, Knud, Nils, Anders, Jorgen, Egil, Einer, Knut, Peer.Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Peder (see Peter ). This surname is also found in northern Germany. Compare Petersen 2 and Peterson 1.English: variant of Peterson .

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

Possible Related Names

Pederson
Peter

Sources (3)

  • Iver, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"
  • Iver, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"
  • Iver Pedersen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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