Lars Madsen

1811–
Idd, Østfold, Norway

The Life of Lars

Lars Madsen was born in 1811, in Idd, Østfold, Norway as the son of Mads Olesen. He had at least 1 son.

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Mads Olesen
1785–
Lars Madsen
1811–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (3)

1812 · Record-keeping

Age 1

A uniform system for keeping church records was introduced by royal ordinance in December 1812. Prior to that there were no directions on how to keep church records. It required that a duplicate register be kept in a separate place.
1814 · Syttende Mai (17th May)

Age 3

Constitution declared Norway to be an independent kingdom to avoid being ceded to Sweden from Denmark. Celebrated by Norwegians & Norwegian-Americans on May 17th each year.
1814 · Eidsvoll, Norway

Age 3

Place where the Norwegian Constitution was signed on 17 May.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from a pet form of Mathias ( see Matthew ).

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

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