Henrik Johan Markusen

30 August 1833–19 May 1878 (Age 44)
Melsomvik, Stokke, Vestfold, Norway

The Life of Henrik Johan

When Henrik Johan Markusen was born on 30 August 1833, in Melsomvik, Stokke, Vestfold, Norway, his father, Marcus Henriksen Bull, was 63 and his mother, Marte Karine Stean, was 38. He married Cathrine Marie Bull in 1859, in Sandar, Vestfold, Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Stokke, Tønsberg, Norway in 1833. He died on 19 May 1878, in Quebec, Canada, at the age of 44.

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Family Time Line

Henrik Johan Markusen
Karen Elise Bull
Marriage: 1866
Jakob Henriksen
Peter Nicolay Bull
Martha Karine Henriksen
Henrik Johan Bull

Spouse and Children

Sandar, Vestfold, Norway


    Jakob Henriksen



    Martha Karine Henriksen


    Henrik Johan Bull


Parents and Siblings



    Kristen Stean Markusen


    Petrine Wenge Markusen



    Katharina Karoline Markusdatter


    Mathilde Abelone Markusdatter


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1834 · Fox River Settlement

Age 1

Fox River Settlement in Illinois begun in 1834. It was the first permanent Norwegian-American immigrant settlement in the Midwest.
1843 · Edvard Grieg

Age 10

Birth year of renown musical composer and pianist. Born in Bergen, Norway. Musical composer and pianist whose music is known worldwide. His use and development of Norwegian folk music in his own compositions brought the music of Norway to develop a national identity,
1847 · Nordlyset

Age 14

First Norwegian-American newspaper was published in the Norwegian language. It was published in Wisconsin.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Markus ( see Mark ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hendrick Johan Mariussen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Henrik Bull in entry for Henrik Marius Henriksen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Henrik Johan Bull in entry for Henrik Johan Bull, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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