Olaf Bernhard Torkelsøn Aaker

1873–1939 (Age 65)
Sandsvaer, Buskerud, Norway

The Life of Olaf Bernhard Torkelsøn

When Olaf Bernhard Torkelsøn Aaker was born on 3 November 1873, in Sandsvaer, Buskerud, Norway, his father, Torkel Timansen Rogstad, was 39 and his mother, Maren Helene Olsdatter Ulleberg, was 37. He died on 4 April 1939, in Sandsvaer, Buskerud, Norway, at the age of 65, and was buried in Sandsvaer, Buskerud, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Torkel Timansen Rogstad
1834–1893
Maren Helene Olsdatter Ulleberg
1836–1908
Torvald Peder Torkelsøn Åker
1865–1931
Gina Marie Thorkilsdatter Aaker
1869–1892
Olaf Bernhard Torkelsøn Aaker
1873–1939
Anton Martin Torkelsøn Aaker
1879–1945

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World Events (6)

1875 · 1875 Norwegian Census

Age 2

Lists all family members living at each residence, including year & place of birth, position in the family, marital status etc.
1876 · Ole Rolvaag

Age 3

Birth year of Ole Rolvaag. Born in Dønna, Nordland county, Norway. He became a famous Norwegian-American author for his Giants in the Earth book series. He was also a professor at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.
1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Swedish (Åker): variant of Aker .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Olaf Bernhard Timandsen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Olav Såtvedt Sandsværs historie vol IV page 233 Åker
  • Olav Såtvedt Sandsværs historie vol IV page 248 Åker

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