Anders Larsen

Brief Life History of Anders

When Anders Larsen was born in 1796, in Berget, Nordland, Norway, his father, Lars Andersen, was 21 and his mother, Abelone ZACHARIASDTR., was 26.

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Lars Andersen
1775–
Abelone ZACHARIASDTR.
1770–
Anders Larsen
1796–
Chiersten Olina Larsdatter
1798–
Zacharias Larsen
1800–1800
Anna Johanna
1802–

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    World Events (3)

    1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

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

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Sven, Thor, Knud, Nils, Per, Jorgen, Alf, Bjorn.

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lars, an equivalent of Lawrence . This is also an Americanized form of the cognate Larssen. Compare Larson 1, Larrison , and Lawson 2.

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

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