Olena Olsdatter

13 August 1826–13 January 1909 (Age 82)
Neskollen, Nes, Akershus, Norway

The Life Summary of Olena

When Olena Olsdatter was born on 13 August 1826, in Nes, Akershus, Norway, her father, Ole Olsen, was 32 and her mother, Anne Tomasdatter, was 28. She married Engebret Erickson on 28 December 1849, in Neskollen, Nes, Akershus, Norway. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Norway in 1865. She died on 13 January 1909, in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Monroe City Cemetery, Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Engebret Erickson
1821–1866
Olena Olsdatter
1826–1909
Marriage: 28 December 1849
Albertina Marie Erickson
1850–1922
Emma Olava Erickson
1852–1926
Alexander Erickson
1854–1858
Rudolph Antonius Erickson
1857–1922
Anne Johanne Erickson
1859–1943
Fernando Charles Erickson
1862–1926
Joseph Hyrum Erickson
1864–1948

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 December 1849Neskollen, Nes, Akershus, Norway
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

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    Siblings

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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1828 · Henrik Ibsen
    Age 2
    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.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 4
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1855 · Erik Werenskiold
    Age 29
    Birth year of Erik Werenskiold Norwegian painter and illustrator. He was especially known for his drawings of the Asbjørnsen and Moe fairytale collection.

    Name Meaning

    Modern: feminine form of Owen .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Story Highlight

    Olena Olsen Erickson

    Olena Olsen Erickson Hendrickson Bertelsen Olena Olsen Erickson Hendrickson Bertelsen was born August 13, 1826, in Nes Romerike, Akerhus, Norway. She died January 13, 1909, in Monroe, Sevier Coun …

    Sources (48)

    • Oline Olsdatter in household of Ingebredt Eriksen, "Norway Census, 1865"
    • Olene Olson in entry for Joseph H. Erickson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Olina Ericksen, "United States Census, 1880"

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