Kari Olsdatter

26 May 1806–24 October 1866
Nes, Buskerud, Norway

The Life of Kari

When Kari Olsdatter was christened on 26 May 1806, in Nes, Buskerud, Norway, her father, Ole Svensen Høva, was 41 and her mother, Bergit Ericksdatter, was 32. She married Ole Olsen on 10 March 1842, in Nes, Buskerud, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Lian, Buskerud, Norway in 1865. She died on 24 October 1866, in Nore og Uvdal, Buskerud, Norway, at the age of 60, and was buried in Nore og Uvdal, Buskerud, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Ole Olsen
1809–
Kari Olsdatter
1806–1866
Marriage: 10 March 1842
Brigit Olsdatter Breivik
1843–1928
Ole Olsen
1844–
Svend Olsen
1847–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 March 1842
Nes, Buskerud, Norway
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Ole Svensen Høva

    Male1765–1836Male

    Bergit Ericksdatter

    Female1774–Female

siblings

(10)

    Ingebor Olsdatter

    Female1793–Female

    Elie Olsdatter Hova

    Female1795–1865Female

    Erich Olsen

    Male1797–Male

    Barbro Olsdatter Hova

    Female1800–1880Female

    Sven Olsen

    Male1803–1811Male

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World Events (8)

1810 · Vaccinations

Royal order issued by the King of Norway and Denmark in 1810 required everyone to have a certificate of smallpox vaccination. This was also recorded in the Church records. 33
1810 · Ole Bull

Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.
1825 · Sloopers

First organized group of emigrants to leave Norway. First emigration to America began with the Sloopers who left in an undersized sloop “Restauration” sailed from Stavanger, Norway on July 4th, 1825.

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Sources (3)

  • Kari Olesdatter, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Kari Olsdatter, "Norway Burials, 1666-1927"
  • Kari Olsdr, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926" [1842]

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