Anna Pedersdr

about 1731–1772 (Age 41)
Luster, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway

The Life of Anna

When Anna Pedersdr was born about 1731, in Luster, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway, her father, Peder Andersen, was 21 and her mother, Guri Ambjornsdotter, was 44. She married Jens Pedersen on 21 October 1749, in Sogn, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1772, in her hometown, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Jens Pedersen
1721–1784
Anna Pedersdr
1731–1772
Marriage: 21 October 1749
Anna Jensen
1753–1753
Anders Jensen or Sandvig
1758–1803
Peder Jensen
1755–1785
Christen Jensen
1761–1761
Anna Jensdatter
1763–1839
Peder Jensen
1765–1790
Peder Jensen
1765–
Martha Jensdotter
1768–1770
Lars Jensen
1771–1846

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 October 1749
Sogn, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Peder Andersen

    Male1710–1786Male

    Guri Ambjornsdotter

    Female1687–1750Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (2)

1736 · Confirmation & education

Age 5

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 8

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Pedersdr in entry for Peder Jensen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Anna Pedersdr in entry for Peder Jensen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Anna Pedersdr in entry for Martha Jensen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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