Anders Beer Wilse

12 June 1865–20 February 1949 (Age 83)
Flekkefjord, Vest-Agder, Norway

The Life Summary of Anders Beer

When Anders Beer Wilse was born on 12 June 1865, in Flekkefjord, Vest-Agder, Norway, his father, Laurits Marius Wilse, was 33 and his mother, Caroline Dorthea Beer, was 30. He married Helen Marie Hutchinson on 28 June 1892, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He immigrated to Ellis Island, New York City, New York, United States in 1916 and lived in Nes, Lister og Mandal, Norway in 1865 and Kristiania, Norway in 1901. He died on 20 February 1949, in Oslo, Norway, at the age of 83, and was buried in Kragerø, Telemark, Norway.

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Anders Beer Wilse
Helen Marie Hutchinson
Marriage: 28 June 1892
William Hutchinson Wilse
Abby Helen Wilse
Robert Charles Wilse

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  • Marriage
    28 June 1892Seattle, King, Washington, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
    1867 · Emigration lists
    Age 2
    Earliest passenger lists begin in 1867 for the ports of Oslo and Trondheim. Other ports followed.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 25
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Irish, English, and German: variant of Wild . This is the usual form of the surname in Ireland.Dutch: variant of De Wilde .History: The writer Oscar Wilde (1854–1900) was born in Dublin, Ireland, descended from Ralph Wilde, a builder from Walsingham near Durham, England, who had moved to Ireland in the 17th century. Richard Henry Wilde (1789–1847), born in Dublin, emigrated to Baltimore, MD, in 1797 and was raised in GA, where he became a congressman (1815–17, 1827–35). He moved to New Orleans, LA, in 1843 and was a professor at the University of LA (now Tulane).

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

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    Sources (17)

    • A B Wilsoe in entry for Robb Wilse, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"
    • Anders Beer Wilse, "Norway Census, 1900"
    • A B Wilse, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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