Wegger Halsteinsen Grimsrud

1888–1954 (Age 66)
Sør-Aurdal, Oppland, Norway

The Life of Wegger Halsteinsen

When Wegger Halsteinsen Grimsrud was born in 1888, in Sør-Aurdal, Oppland, Norway, his father, Halstein Hansen Tollevsrud Grimsrud, was 44 and his mother, Kari Weggersdatter GRAVLI, was 36. He died in 1954, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Halstein Hansen Tollevsrud Grimsrud
1844–1923
Kari Weggersdatter GRAVLI
1852–1928
Gina Hansine Grimsrud
1882–1890
Kari Halsteinsdatter Grimsrud
1885–1970
Wegger Halsteinsen Grimsrud
1888–1954

Parents and Siblings

    Halstein Hansen Tollevsrud Grimsrud

    Male1844–1923Male

    Kari Weggersdatter GRAVLI

    Female1852–1928Female

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World Events (6)

1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

Age 5

Birth year of Fridtjof Nansen. Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census

Age 12

Enumerates all persons in Norway on 3 Dec 1900. Also includes data of individuals on Norwegian ships. Includes names, birthdates & birthplaces, marital status, position in family, occupation, nationality etc.
1912 · Sonja Henie

Age 24

Birth year of Sonja Henie. She was an Olympic figure skater and a movie star. She won more Olympic and World titles than any other ladies' figure skater.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in southeastern Norway, so named from Old Norse Grímr, a personal name meaning ‘man with a mask or helmet’ + ruð ‘cleared field’.

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

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