Lars Pederson Garpestad

1721–1783 (Age 62)
Time, Rogaland, Norway

The Life of Lars Pederson

When Lars Pederson Garpestad was born in 1721, in Time, Rogaland, Norway, his father, Peder Olsen, was 43 and his mother, Kirsten Olsen, was 39. He married Inger Jonsdtr on 19 June 1747, in Time, Rogaland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He died on 24 August 1783, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Lars Pederson Garpestad
1721–1783
Inger Jonsdtr
1729–1791
Marriage: 19 June 1747
Per Larsson Garpestad
1748–1765
Kirsten Larsen
1750–
Jon Larsen
1754–1754
Martha Coecilia Larsen
1755–1756
Jon Larsen
1757–1845
Ole Larsson Garpestad
1759–
Kirstine Larsen
1762–1845
Marta Sisilia Larsdatter
1766–1859
Inger Larsdtr Garpestad
1768–
Malena Larsdtr Garpestad
1771–1838
Anne Larsdtr
1777–1831
Laurentza Larsen
1777–1844

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 June 1747
Time, Rogaland, Norway
children

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+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Peder Olsen

    Male1678–Male

    Kirsten Olsen

    Female1682–1765Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (2)

1736 · Confirmation & education

Age 15

Law of 1736 legally established Confirmation in the Lutheran Church which led to organized education for all children. These became important records which the Pastor kept.
1739 · Universal schooling

Age 18

First school law to begin universal schooling in Norway. They taught the subjects of Christianity, reading, writing, arithmetic. Compulsory schooling from the age of seven and at least until ten to twelve years old.

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Sources (3)

  • Lars Pedersen in entry for Laurentza Larsen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Lars Pedersen in entry for Anne Larsen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Lars Pedersen in entry for Malena Larsen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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