1876–1946 (Age 70)
Simonstunet bnr.3, Berge, Ølve, Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway

The Life of Peder SIMONSEN

When Peder SIMONSEN Moss was born in 1876, his father, Simen Kristian Jocumsen Moss, was 52 and his mother, Ragnhilde Pedersdatter, was 39. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Eli Kristina Andersdotter. He died in 1946, in Ølve Kirkegård, Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway, at the age of 70.

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Eli Kristina Andersdotter
Simen Moss Berge
Ragnhild Berge

Spouse & Children



  • Simen Moss Berge


  • Ragnhild Berge


Parents & Siblings

  • Simen Kristian Jocumsen Moss


  • Ragnhilde Pedersdatter




  • Joachim Hagerup SIMONSEN Moss


  • Anna Dorte Simensdatter Moss Berge


  • Female1869–1949Female

  • Ivar Benjamin SIMONSEN Moss


  • Male1876–1946Male

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World Events (7)

1876 · Ole Rolvaag

Age 0

Birth year of Ole Rolvaag. Born in Dønna, Nordland county, Norway. He became a famous Norwegian-American author for his Giants in the Earth book series. He was also a professor at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.
1882 · Sigrid Undset

Age 6

Birth year of Sigrid Undset. Norwegian novelist who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1928. Her best-known work is Kristin Lavransdatter.
1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh: from the personal name Moss, a Middle English vernacular form of the Biblical name Moses .2 English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived by a peat bog, Middle English, Old English mos, or a habitational name from a place named with this word. (It was not until later that the vocabulary word came to denote the class of plants characteristic of a peat-bog habitat, under the influence of the related Old Norse word mosi.)3 Americanized form of Moses or some other like-sounding Jewish surname.

Possible Related Names

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

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