Martha Nilsdatter

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

The Life of Martha

When Martha Nilsdatter was born on 21 April 1849, in Haus, Hordaland, Norway, her father, Niels Rasmusen, was 35 and her mother, Marta Magnesdatter, was 28. She married Askild Elefsen on 12 January 1879, in Gjerstad, Hordaland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1913, in 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

    Askild Elefsen

    Male1847–1911Male

    Female1849–1913Female

MARRIAGE
12 January 1879
Gjerstad, Hordaland, Norway
children

(7)

    Elias Askildsen

    Male1879–1941Male

    Nils Martin Askildsen

    Male1880–Male

    Martha Askildsdatter

    Female1882–1940Female

    Kristina Askildsdatter

    Female1885–Female

    Karl Askildsen

    Male1886–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Niels Rasmusen

    Male1814–1885Male

    Marta Magnesdatter

    Female1820–1908Female

siblings

(5)

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.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Nielsdr, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Martha Nielsdr, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Martha Nilsdr in entry for Serena Elefssen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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