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.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Iver? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Peder Johannesen
Sidsel Solfestadatter Kroken
Kari Pedersdatter
Solfest Pedersen
Johannes Pedersen
Iver Pedersen
Iver Pedersen Kroken
Mari Oline Johannesdtr
Elias Johannessen

Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

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


Sources (3)

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

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.