Jacob Andreas Pedersen

1759–
Hemnes Prestegjeld, Nordland, Norway

The Life of Jacob Andreas

When Jacob Andreas Pedersen was christened in 1759, in Hemnes Prestegjeld, Nordland, Norway, his father, Peder Mogensen, was 38 and his mother, Anna Andersdatter, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Peder Mogensen
1721–
Anna Andersdatter
1722–1772
Elisabeth Maria Pedersdatter
1752–
Mogens Pedersen
1754–
Anders Pedersen
1757–
Johannes Pedersen
1758–
Jacob Andreas Pedersen
1759–
Thomas Pedersen
1762–
Kjersten Ana Pedersdatter
1765–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1721–Male

    Anna Andersdatter

    Female1722–1772Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (6)

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

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from Peter .

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

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