Kirsten Geiruldsen

about 1740–
Holt, Aust-Agder, Norway

The Life of Kirsten

When Kirsten Geiruldsen was born about 1740, in Holt, Aust-Agder, Norway, her father, Gieruld Sveningsen, was 45 and her mother, Helie Knudsen, was 45. She married Gieruld Gierulfsen Schare on 22 September 1765.

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Family Time Line

Kirsten Geiruldsen
1740–
Gierulf Gierulfsen Schare
1772–1773

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Gierulf Gierulfsen Schare

    Male1772–1773Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (4)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 61

It listed all family members living on each farm. Also those living in the cities.
1810 · Vaccinations

Age 70

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
1832 · Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson

Age 92

"Birth year of Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson. Norwegian writer who received the 1903 Nobel Prize in Literature. He wrote the lyrics to the Norwegian national anthem ""Ja, vi elsker."""

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Sources (2)

  • Kirsten Gierulsdatter in entry for Gierulf Gierulfsen Schare, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Kirsten Gierulfsdr, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"

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