Johanne Christensdatter

Brief Life History of Johanne

When Johanne Christensdatter was born in 1757, in Oppland, Norway, her father, Christen Torgersen, was 43 and her mother, Ingeborg Amundsdatter, was 36. She married Jon Olsen Nordre Hole on 26 February 1787, in Østre Gausdal, Oppland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. She died on 21 March 1830, in Svatsum, Gausdal, Oppland, Norway, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Jon Olsen Nordre Hole
1759–1843
Johanne Christensdatter
1757–1830
Marriage: 26 February 1787
Ole Jonsen
1787–
Christen Johansen
1789–
Johans Johansen
1791–
Torger Jonsen Hole
1793–1826
Amund Johansen
1796–

Sources (7)

  • Johanne Christensdtr, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Johanne Xstensdr in entry for Ole Johansen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Joen Olsen Hole and Johanne Christensdatter Holen marriage 1793

World Events (4)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.

1810 · Vaccinations

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

1825 · Sloopers

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

and Norwegian feminine form of Johan .

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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