Torbjørn Henriksen Åberge

June 1744–6 March 1824 (Age 79)
Gaupne, Luster, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway

The Life Summary of Torbjørn

When Torbjørn Henriksen Åberge was born in June 1744, in Gaupne, Luster, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway, his father, Hendrich Olsen, was 41 and his mother, Synneva Torbjornsdotter, was 32. He married Mari Jensdtr Skåri on 21 March 1773, in Dale, Fjaler, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. He died on 6 March 1824, in Gaupne, Luster, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway, at the age of 79, and was buried in Gaupne, Luster, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Torbjørn Henriksen Åberge
Guri Olsdotter Ormelid
Marriage: 23 June 1785
Mari Torbjornsdotter
Hendrich Torbiornsen
Martha Torbjornsdatter Aaberge

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 June 1785Luster, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
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    World Events (3)

    1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census
    Age 57
    It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.
    1810 · Vaccinations
    Age 66
    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
    Age 66
    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 Lars, Erik, Niels, Sven, Anders, Bente, Bjorg, Gunner, Iver, Ketil, Knud, Lief. German Kurt, Hans, Hans Peter, Inge, Margrethe, Math, Philo.Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Henrik (see Henry 1). Compare Hendricksen and Henricksen .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Torbiorn Hendrichsen, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"
    • Torbiørn Hendriks, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"
    • Torbiorn Aaberg in entry for Henrich Torbjornsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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