Niels Andersen

1796–
Stokke, Tønsberg, Norway

The Life of Niels

When Niels Andersen was christened on 4 November 1796, in Stokke, Tønsberg, Norway, his father, Anders Olsen, was 32 and his mother, Maren Katrine Nielsen, was 28. He married Marte Andrea Nielsen on 20 March 1824. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died in Stokke, Tønsberg, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Niels Andersen
1796–
Marte Andrea Nielsen
1798–
Marriage: 20 March 1824
Andreas Mathias Nielsen
1824–
Nicolai Nilsen
1826–
Christiana Nilsen
1828–
Christian Nilsen
1829–
Petter Nilsen
1832–
Simen Nilsen
1836–
Severine Nilsen
1840–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
20 March 1824
children

(7)

  • Male1824–Male

  • Nicolai Nilsen

    Male1826–Male

  • Christiana Nilsen

    Female1828–Female

  • Christian Nilsen

    Male1829–Male

  • Petter Nilsen

    Male1832–Male

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

  • Andreas Andersen

    Male1786–Male

  • Mathias Andersen

    Male1790–1835Male

  • Randi Andrea Andersen

    Female1793–Female

  • Rasmus

    Male1796–1797Male

  • Male1796–Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

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
1828 · Henrik Ibsen

Birth year of Henrik Ibsen. Norwegian playwright and theatre director and one of the most influential playwrights of his time. His most-known works were Peer Gynt and A Doll's House.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Niels Andersen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Niels Andersen in entry for Christiana Nilsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Niels Anderssen in entry for Nicolai Nilsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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