Lars Larsen

1758–Male
Drangedal, Telemark, Norway

The Life of Lars

When Lars Larsen was born in 1758, in Drangedal, Telemark, Norway, his father, Lars Pedersen Naas, was 44 and his mother, Kiersti Larsdatter, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Lars Pedersen Naas
1714–1781
Kiersti Larsdatter
1722–1781
Peder Larsen
1742–1794
Aase Larsdatter
1750–
Jorgen Larsen
1744–
Mari Larsdtr.
1746–
Maria Larsen Naas
1753–1819
Johanne Larsdtr.
1755–
Lars Larsen
1758–
Claus Larsen
1761–
Niels Larsen
1763–1764

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (6)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 43

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

Age 52

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
1825 · Sloopers

Age 67

First organized group of emigrants to leave Norway. First emigration to America began with the Sloopers who left in an undersized sloop “Restauration” sailed from Stavanger, Norway on July 4th, 1825.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (1)

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

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