Berta Eriksdatter

1783–1864 (Age 81)
Hjelmeland, Rogaland, Norway

The Life of Berta

When Berta Eriksdatter was born in 1783, in Hjelmeland, Rogaland, Norway, her father, Erich Ira Siversen, was 52 and her mother, Marta Pedersdatter, was 30. She married Rasmus Eivindson Bergeland on 15 April 1811, in Hjelmeland, Rogaland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1864, in Kaltveit, Rogaland, Norway, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Rasmus Eivindson Bergeland
Berta Eriksdatter
Marriage: 15 April 1811
Erik Rasmussen
Rasmus Rasmusen
Susanne Rasmusdatter
Mari Rasmusdatter
Martha Rasmusdatter
Peder Rasmusen
Rasmus Rasmusen
Eivind Rasmusen
Bertie Rasmussen

Spouse and Children

15 April 1811
Hjelmeland, Rogaland, Norway


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Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 18

It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.
1810 · Vaccinations

Age 27

Royal order issued by the King of Norway and Denmark in 1810 required everyone to have a certificate of smallpox vaccination. This was also recorded in the Church records. 33
1810 · Ole Bull

Age 27

Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.

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Sources (3)

  • Britha Erichsdatter in entry for Rasmus Rasmusen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Britha Erichsdatter in entry for Susanne Rasmusdatter, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Britha Erichsdatter in entry for Mari Rasmusdatter, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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