Peter Cornelius Astrup

1887–1961 (Age 74)
Ålhus, Jølster, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway

The Life of Peter Cornelius

When Peter Cornelius Astrup was born on 31 January 1887, his father, Christian Astrup, was 42 and his mother, Petra Constance Mørch Lotz, was 26. He died on 26 March 1961, in Oslo, Norway, at the age of 74, and was buried in Oslo, Norway.

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Peter Cornelius Astrup
Ingrid Elisabeth Brekke

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Christian Astrup


  • Petra Constance Mørch Lotz




  • Nikolai Johannes Astrup


  • Petra Constance Astrup


  • Christian Astrup


  • Johannes Andreas Astrup


  • Male1887–1961Male

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World Events (5)

1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

Age 6

Birth year of Fridtjof Nansen. Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census

Age 13

Enumerates all persons in Norway on 3 Dec 1900. Also includes data of individuals on Norwegian ships. Includes names, birthdates & birthplaces, marital status, position in family, occupation, nationality etc.
1912 · Sonja Henie

Age 25

Birth year of Sonja Henie. She was an Olympic figure skater and a movie star. She won more Olympic and World titles than any other ladies' figure skater.

Name Meaning

Danish: habitational name from a place called Dastrup.

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

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