Anders Hallstensen

1693–1739
Norway

The Life of Anders

When Anders Hallstensen was born from 1693 to 1696, in Norway, his father, Hallsten Andersen, was 35 and his mother, Martha Andersdatter, was 50. He married Anne Cathrine Ottosdotter Iffert in 1729. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. In 1739, at the age of 46, his occupation is listed as mine captain in Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway. He was buried in Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Anders Hallstensen
1693–1739
Anne Cathrine Ottosdotter Iffert
1695–
Marriage: 1729
Catharina Elizabeth Anderdatter
1732–
Friderica Whilhemina Andersdatter
1735–1792
Hallstensen Andersen
1737–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1729
Norway
children

(3)

Parents & Siblings

  • Hallsten Andersen

    Male1661–1731Male

  • Martha Andersdatter

    Female1646–1741Female

siblings

(7)

  • Male1693–1739Male

  • Anne Cathrine Hallstensdatter

    FemaleFemale

  • Gulbrand Hallstensen

    MaleMale

  • Inger Hallstensdatter

    FemaleFemale

  • Martha Hallstensdatter

    FemaleFemale

+2 More Children

World Events (3)

1700 · Norwegian calendar change

Age 7

1n 1700 Norway changed from the Julian Calendar to the Gregorian Calendar. The day after 18 Feb in the Julian Calendar became 1 March in the Gregorian calendar.
1736 · Confirmation & education

Age 43

Law of 1736 legally established Confirmation in the Lutheran Church which led to organized education for all children. These became important records which the Pastor kept.
1739 · Universal schooling

Age 46

First school law to begin universal schooling in Norway. They taught the subjects of Christianity, reading, writing, arithmetic. Compulsory schooling from the age of seven and at least until ten to twelve years old.

Name Meaning

We don’t have any information about this name.

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Anders.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account
    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Share this with your family and friends.