Gertrude Marie Olson

16 November 1804–1890 (Age 85)
Sandsvaer, Buskerud, Norway

The Life Summary of Gertrude Marie

When Gertrude Marie Olson was born on 16 November 1804, in Sandsvaer, Buskerud, Norway, her father, Ole Sjulsen, was 31 and her mother, Eli Knutsdatter Bjerknes, was 32. She married Peder Jacobsen on 20 September 1828, in Sandsvaer, Buskerud, Norway. She died in 1890, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Murray Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dyre Anundsen
Gertrude Marie Olson
Marriage: 10 November 1833
Berte Maria Amundsen
Dyre Amundsen
Peder Christian Dyresen
Anna Helena Amundsen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 November 1833Sandsvaer, Buskerud, Norway
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1810 · Vaccinations
    Age 6
    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
    Age 24
    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

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lars, Thor, Helmer, Selmer, Bjorn, Nils, Elof, Einer, Lennart, Bertel.Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Olsson . In some cases this is also an Americanized form of the variant Ohlsson .Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, or North German Olsen and Ohlsen , cognates of 1.

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

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    Sources (26)

    • Gjertrud Marie Olsen in entry for Dyre Amnundsen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Gjertrud Marie Olsen (Klippenberg) - birth: 16 November 1804; Norway
    • Gjertrud Maria Olsdr, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"

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