Edvard Kristian Edvardsen

6 November 1879–
Moss, Østfold, Norway

The Life of Edvard Kristian

When Edvard Kristian Edvardsen was born on 6 November 1879, in Moss, Østfold, Norway, his father, Jens Edvardsen, was 29 and his mother, Karen Olava Kristiansdatter Moen, was 33. He lived in Moss, Smaalenenes, Norway in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Jens Edvardsen
1849–1910
Karen Olava Kristiansdatter Moen
1845–1919
Elvine Marie Edvadsen
1874–1876
Anna Marie Edvardsen
1877–
Edvard Kristian Edvardsen
1879–
Ragnhild Lovise Edvardsen
1883–
Anton Martinius Edvardsen
1885–
Jensine Olava Edvardsen
1887–
Einar Edvardsen or Jensen
1889–1989

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World Events (5)

1882 · Sigrid Undset

Age 3

Birth year of Sigrid Undset. Norwegian novelist who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1928. Her best-known work is Kristin Lavransdatter.
1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

Age 14

Birth year of Fridtjof Nansen. Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
1912 · Sonja Henie

Age 33

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

Americanized spelling of Danish and Norwegian Edvardsen, a patronymic from the personal name Edvard, Scandinavian form of Edward .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edvard Edvardsen in household of Jens Edvardsen, "Norway Census, 1900"
  • Edvard Kristian Edvardsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Kirkebøker: SAO, Moss prestekontor Kirkebøker, F/Fb/Fab/L0001: Ministerialbok nr. II 1, 1878-1886, s. 28 - Skanna arkiver

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