Martha Nilsdatter

21 April 1849–1913 (Age 63)
Haus Kyrkje, Haus, Hordaland, Norway

The Life Summary of Martha

When Martha Nilsdatter was born on 21 April 1849, in Haus Kyrkje, Haus, Hordaland, Norway, her father, Niels Rasmusen, was 34 and her mother, Marta Magnesdatter, was 28. She married Askild Elefsen on 12 January 1879, in Gjerstad, Haus, Hordaland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1913, in Løstad, Nittedal, Akershus, Norway, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Askild Elefsen
1847–1911
Martha Nilsdatter
1849–1913
Marriage: 12 January 1879
Elias Askildsen
1879–1941
Nils Martin Askildsen
1880–
Martha Askildsdatter
1882–1940
Kristina Askildsdatter
1885–
Karl Askildsen
1886–
Serina Askildsdatter
1890–
Anna Malena Askildsdatter
1895–1955

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 January 1879Gjerstad, Haus, Hordaland, Norway
  • Children

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    World Events (8)

    1855 · Erik Werenskiold
    Age 6
    Birth year of Erik Werenskiold Norwegian painter and illustrator. He was especially known for his drawings of the Asbjørnsen and Moe fairytale collection.
    1857 · Theodor Kittelsen
    Age 8
    Birth year of Theodor Kittelsen. One of the most popular artists in Norway. He became famous for his nature paintings, as well as his illustrations of fairy tales and legends, especially of trolls.
    1867 · Emigration lists
    Age 18
    Earliest passenger lists begin in 1867 for the ports of Oslo and Trondheim. Other ports followed.

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    Sources (26)

    • Marta Nilsdatter in household of Askild Elefsen, "Norway Census, 1900"
    • Martha Nilsdtr in entry for Elias, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"
    • Martha Nilsdtr. in entry for Karl, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"

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