Dordi Paulsdatter Kjuus


Brief Life History of Dordi

When Dordi Paulsdatter Kjuus was born in 1673, in Neskollen, Nes, Akershus, Norway, her father, Paul Andersen Yn, was 28 and her mother, Jøran Aslaksdatter Fjuk, was 32. She married Ole Jensen Skreksrud on 21 November 1700, in Nes Kirke, Nes, Akershus, Norway. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1759, in Årnes, Nes, Akershus, Norway, at the age of 86, and was buried in Nes Kirke, Nes, Akershus, Norway.

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Ole Jensen Skreksrud
Dordi Paulsdatter Kjuus
Marriage: 21 November 1700
Tora Olsdatter Skreksrud
Jens Olsen Skreksrud
Poul Olsen Skreksrud
Berte Olsdatter Skreksrud
Maren Olsdatter Skreksrud
Lars Olsen Skreksrud
Thord Olsen Skreksrud
Nils Olsen Skreksrud
Kristen Olsen Skreksrud

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Dordi Paulsdtr - birth: 1673; Nes, Akershus, Norway

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 November 1700Nes Kirke, Nes, Akershus, Norway
  • Children (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (4)

    1685 · Norway Church

    Age 12

    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 27

    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 63

    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

    Some characteristic forenames: Italian Angelo, Carmine, Dante, Francesca, Giuseppe.

    Italian: probably a patronymic or plural form of the personal name Cord(i)o, a short form of Accord(i)o (see Accordino ), or a patronymic or plural form of the personal name Corda 2.

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

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