Johannes Asbjornsen

1751–1833 (Age 81)
Ullensvang, Hordaland, Norway

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Asbjornsen was born on 6 May 1751, in Ullensvang, Hordaland, Norway, his father, Asbjorn Brynjelsen, was 35 and his mother, Sigrid Torgilsdtr Hauso, was 41. He married Mrs. Johannes Asbjornsen about 1772, in Jostedal, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Kinsarvik, Ullensvang, Hordaland, Norway in 1751. He died on 10 February 1833, in Jostedal, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway, at the age of 81.

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Johannes Asbjornsen
Mrs. Johannes Asbjornsen
Marriage: about 1772

Spouse & Children

  • Male1751–1833Male

  • Mrs. Johannes Asbjornsen


about 1772
Jostedal, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway


  • Cicilia


Parents & Siblings

  • Asbjorn Brynjelsen


  • Sigrid Torgilsdtr Hauso




  • Brynjulf Asbjörnsen


  • Torgils Asbjornson


  • Christi Asbjornsen


  • Male1751–1833Male

  • Christi Asbjornsen


+1 More Child

World Events (4)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 50

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

Age 59

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
1825 · Sloopers

Age 74

First organized group of emigrants to leave Norway. First emigration to America began with the Sloopers who left in an undersized sloop “Restauration” sailed from Stavanger, Norway on July 4th, 1825.

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Sources (3)

  • Johannes Asbjornsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Johannes Asbjornsen in entry for Lars Johannessen and Anna Sjursdr, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Johannes Asbjornsen in entry for Halvor Johannessen and Eli Sjursdr, "Norway, Marriages, 1660-1926"

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