Lars Pedersen

8 May 1746–
Vestfossen, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway

The Life Summary of Lars

When Lars Pedersen was christened on 8 May 1746, in Eiker, Buskerud, Norway, his father, Peder Augustinesen, was 29 and his mother, Else Nielsdatter, was 25.

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Peder Augustinesen
Else Nielsdatter
Rønou Pedersdatter
Rønnoug Pedersdatter
Lars Pedersen
Augustinus Pedersen

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World Events (5)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census
It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.
1810 · Vaccinations
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
Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from Peter .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names


Sources (1)

  • Lars Pedersen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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