Johan Edvard Hansen Gude

26 May 1856–9 July 1874 (Age 18)
Lier Hospital, Buskerud, Norway

The Life of Johan Edvard Hansen

Johan Edvard Hansen Gude was born on 26 May 1856 as the son of Hans Gude and Emilie Antonette Olsen. He lived in Lier Hospital, Buskerud, Norway in 1856. He died on 9 July 1874, in Drammen, Buskerud, Norway, at the age of 18.

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Hans Gude
Emilie Antonette Olsen
Johan Edvard Hansen Gude
Hansine Emilie Hansen Gude

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    Emilie Antonette Olsen




World Events (6)

1857 · Theodor Kittelsen

Age 1

Birth year of Theodor Kittelsen. One of the most popular artists in Norway. He became famous for his nature paintings, as well as his illustrations of fairy tales and legends, especially of trolls.
1860 · School Act

Age 4

School Act of 1860 which required permanent schools in both towns and rural areas.
1862 · Homestead Act

Age 6

Homestead Act was passed in the U.S. which made land available for free upon meeting certain conditions. Many Norwegian-Americans acquired land through this process.

Name Meaning

1 North German: complimentary nickname from gude ‘the good one’.2 German: nickname from Sorbian khudy ‘poor’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Johan Edvard Gude, "Norway Burials, 1666-1927"
  • Johan Edvard Hansen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • JOHAN EDVARD HANSEN, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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