Kirsti Morterud Finnsdatter

Femaleabout 1649–1741

Brief Life History of Kirsti Morterud

When Kirsti Morterud Finnsdatter was born about 1649, in Nord-Odal, Hedmark, Norway, her father, Finn Olsen Morterud, was 27 and her mother, Magnhild Olsdatter Morterud, was 28. She married Per Gundersen Rud before 1692, in Sør-Odal, Hedmark, Norway. She died in 1741, in Knapper, Nord-Odal, Hedmark, Norway, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Per Gundersen Rud
1630–1709
Kirsti Morterud Finnsdatter
1649–1741
Marriage: before 1692

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Kirsti Morterud Finnsdatter - death: 1741; Knapper, Hedemarkens Amt, Norway

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    before 1692Sør-Odal, Hedmark, Norway
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (4)

    1685 · Norway Church

    Age 36

    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

    Age 51

    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

    Age 87

    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

    pet form of Kirstin , now used as an independent given name throughout the English-speaking world.

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

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