Sigurd Toresen

1897–1973 (Age 76)
Kårbo, Oppland, Norway

The Life of Sigurd

When Sigurd Toresen was born in 1897, in Kårbo, Oppland, Norway, his father, Tore Samuelsen, was 31 and his mother, Pauline Palsdtr, was 25. He married Alberty- Marie ( Berty) Endresen in 1937, in Flekkefjord, Vest-Agder, Norway. He died in 1973, at the age of 76.

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Sigurd Toresen
Alberty- Marie ( Berty) Endresen
Marriage: 1937

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Flekkefjord, Vest-Agder, Norway

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World Events (4)

1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census

Age 3

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.
1904 · Åsta Holth

Age 7

Birth year of Åsta Holth. Well-known Norwegian author who was born at Svullrya in Hedmark county. She was of Forest Finnish descent. Many of her written works were about the residents of Finnskogen. Norwegian novelist, poet and short story writer. 
1923 · Naming Law

Age 26

Naming Law adopted in Norway when each family was required to have a surname. They couldn't use patronymics. It could be either the husband's or wife's family name.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Thor .

Possible Related Names

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

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