Ole Andersen

1776–1831 (Age 55)
Elverum, Hedmark, Norway

The Life of Ole

When Ole Andersen was born in 1776, in Elverum, Hedmark, Norway, his father, Anders Biornsen, was 27 and his mother, Kirsti Olsdatter, was 19. He married Kari Henrichsdatter on 31 March 1795, in Elverum, Hedmark, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 10 November 1831, in his hometown, at the age of 55, and was buried in Elverum, Hedmark, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Ole Andersen
Kari Henrichsdatter
Marriage: 31 March 1795
Joen Olsen
Anders Olsen
Inger Olsdatter
Kirstie Olsdatter

Spouse & Children

31 March 1795
Elverum, Hedmark, Norway


  • Male1795–1796Male

  • Male1797–Male

  • Inger Olsdatter


  • Kirstie Olsdatter


Parents & Siblings



World Events (5)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 25

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

Age 34

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
1810 · Ole Bull

Age 34

Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ole Andersen in entry for Kirstie Olsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Ole Andersen in entry for Joen Olsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Ole Andersen in entry for Inger Olsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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