Gunnuf Østensen

1799–
Dal, Tinn, Telemark, Norway

The Life of Gunnuf

When Gunnuf Østensen was born on 6 December 1799, in Dal, Tinn, Telemark, Norway, his father, Oystein Gunnulvson, was 32 and his mother, Groe Engelbrethdtr, was 17. He married Mari Torgersdatter on 1 March 1828, in Mæl, Tinn, Telemark, Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Gunnuf Østensen
1799–
Mari Torgersdatter
1808–
Marriage: 1 March 1828
Osten Gunnnufsen
1830–1903
Gunnufsdatter
–1833

Spouse & Children

  • Male1799–Male

  • Mari Torgersdatter

    Female1808–Female

MARRIAGE
1 March 1828
Mæl, Tinn, Telemark, Norway
children

(2)

  • Male1830–1903Male

  • Gunnufsdatter

    Female–1833Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Oystein Gunnulvson

    Male1767–1842Male

  • Groe Engelbrethdtr

    Female1782–1859Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 2

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

Age 11

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 33

"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."""

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Gunnuf Østensen Svalde, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Gunnuf Østensen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Gunnuf Østensen in entry for Gunnufsdatter, "Norway Burials, 1666-1927"

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