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
1770–
Berta Eriksdatter
1783–1864
Marriage: 15 April 1811
Erik Rasmussen
1811–
Rasmus Rasmusen
1812–
Susanne Rasmusdatter
1814–
Mari Rasmusdatter
1816–
Martha Rasmusdatter
1817–
Peder Rasmusen
1828–
Rasmus Rasmusen
1819–
Eivind Rasmusen
1821–
Bertie Rasmussen
1823–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 April 1811
Hjelmeland, Rogaland, Norway
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

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.

Name Meaning

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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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