Arne Gulbrandsen

11 March 1683–23 February 1756
Trøgstad Kirke, Trøgstad, Østfold, Norway

The Life of Arne

When Arne Gulbrandsen was christened on 11 March 1683, in Trøgstad Kirke, Trøgstad, Østfold, Norway, his father, Gulbrand Larsen, was 33 and his mother, Kirsten Arnesdatter Høytorp, was 38. He married Lisbeth Fransdatter on 29 September 1716, in Trøgstad Kirke, Trøgstad, Østfold, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 23 February 1756, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Arne Gulbrandsen
1683–1756
Lisbeth Fransdatter
1692–1776
Marriage: 29 September 1716
Maren Arnesdatter
1719–1769
Kirsti Arnesdatter
1720–1731
Gulbrand Arnesen
1722–
Ingerborg Arnesdatter
1724–1759
Kari Arnesdatter
1727–
Sisele Arnesdatter
1729–1731
Truls Arnesen
1733–
Anne Arnesdatter
1735–1736
Daarthe Arnesdatter
1738–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 September 1716
Trøgstad Kirke, Trøgstad, Østfold, Norway
children

(9)

    Maren Arnesdatter

    Female1719–1769Female

    Kirsti Arnesdatter

    Female1720–1731Female

    Gulbrand Arnesen

    Male1722–Male

    Ingerborg Arnesdatter

    Female1724–1759Female

    Kari Arnesdatter

    Female1727–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Gulbrand Larsen

    Male1650–1717Male

    Kirsten Arnesdatter Høytorp

    Female1645–1730Female

siblings

(8)

    Truls Gulbrandsen

    Male1681–1716Male

    Male1683–1756Male

    Ingeborg Gulbrandsen

    Female1686–1746Female

    Male1687–Male

    Ole Gulbrandsen

    Male1689–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (4)

1685 · Norway Church

The State Church of Norway passed a law which required ministers to keep a written record of all baptisms, marriages, burials.
1700 · Norwegian calendar change

1n 1700 Norway changed from the Julian Calendar to the Gregorian Calendar. The day after 18 Feb in the Julian Calendar became 1 March in the Gregorian calendar.
1736 · Confirmation & education

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.

Name Meaning

Scandinavian: patronymic from the Old Norse personal name Guðbrandr, a compound of guð ‘god’ + brandr ‘sword’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Arne Gulbransson in entry for Gulbrand Arnesen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Arne Gulbrandsson in entry for Sisele Arnesdatter, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Arne Gulbrandson in entry for Ingeborre Arnesdatter, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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