Velum Eliassen Auestad

before 15 January 1804–28 April 1866 (Age 62)
Gjestal, Rogaland, Norway

The Life Summary of Velum

When Velum Eliassen Auestad was born before 15 January 1804, in Gjestal, Rogaland, Norway, his father, Elias Simonsen Auestad, was 50 and his mother, Guri Willumsdatter Skurve, was 11801. He married Taletta Toresdatter Eidland on 12 June 1825, in Eidland, Rogaland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 28 April 1866, in his hometown, at the age of 11863, and was buried in Gjestal, Rogaland, Norway.

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Velum Eliassen Auestad
Taletta Toresdatter Eidland
Marriage: 12 June 1825
child Velumsen
Else Velumsdatter
Velum Velumsen
Gurine Velumsdatter
Taletta Vellumsdtr. Auestad
Tonnes Velumsen
Hanna Velumsen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 June 1825Eidland, Rogaland, Norway
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    World Events (8)

    1810 · Vaccinations
    Age 6
    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 6
    Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.
    1825 · Sloopers
    Age 21
    First organized group of emigrants to leave Norway. First emigration to America began with the Sloopers who left in an undersized sloop “Restauration” sailed from Stavanger, Norway on July 4th, 1825.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Knut, Lars, Svein, Thor.Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Elias . Compare Eliasen , Eliason , and Elison .

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Velum Eliasen, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"
    • Vilum Eliassen in entry for Tønnes Velumsen, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"
    • Welum Eliassen in entry for Serine, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"

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