Lars Mikkelsen

about 1710–
Enga, Ås, Akershus, Norway

The Life of Lars

When Lars Mikkelsen was born about 1710, in Enga, Ås, Akershus, Norway, his father, Mikkel Larsen, was 45 and his mother, Anne Sorensdatter, was 37. He married Inger Gregersdatter in 1732, in Fet, Akershus, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died in Fet, Akershus, Norway, and was buried in Fet, Akershus, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Lars Mikkelsen
1710–
Inger Gregersdatter
1707–1777
Marriage: 1732
Gregers Larsen
1733–
Mikkel Larsen
1735–1735
Lene Larsdatter
1737–
Anne Larsdatter
1740–1740

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1732
Fet, Akershus, Norway
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Mikkel Larsen

    Male1665–1745Male

    Anne Sorensdatter

    Female1673–1739Female

siblings

(6)

    Soren Mikkelsen

    Male1707–1777Male

    Male1710–Male

    Elen Mikkelsdatter

    Female1711–1716Female

    Brynil Mikkelsdatter

    Female1714–1724Female

    Mari Mikkelsdatter

    Female1718–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (4)

1736 · Confirmation & education

Age 26

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 29

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.
1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 91

It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Mikkel ( see Michael ).

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

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