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
1833–1878
Karen Elise Bull
1836–1916
Marriage: 1866
Jakob Henriksen
1867–
Peter Nicolay Bull
1869–1951
Martha Karine Henriksen
1871–
Henrik Johan Bull
1875–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1866
Sandar, Vestfold, Norway
children

(4)

    Jakob Henriksen

    Male1867–Male

    Male1869–1951Male

    Martha Karine Henriksen

    Female1871–Female

    Henrik Johan Bull

    Male1875–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Kristen Stean Markusen

    Male1817–1875Male

    Petrine Wenge Markusen

    Female1820–Female

    Male1822–1864Male

    Katharina Karoline Markusdatter

    Female1824–1890Female

    Mathilde Abelone Markusdatter

    Female1826–1839Female

+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 ).

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Possible Related Names

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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