Ole Østensen

11 June 1756–30 December 1808 (Age 52)
Vågå, Oppland, Norway

The Life of Ole

When Ole Østensen was born on 11 June 1756, in Vågå, Oppland, Norway, his father, Øystein Mårheim Olsson, was 33 and his mother, Anne Trulsdatter, was 25. He married Elen Halvorsdatter on 2 January 1776, in Tinn, Telemark, Norway. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 30 December 1808, in Tinn, Telemark, Norway, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Ole Østensen
Elen Halvorsdatter
Marriage: 2 January 1776
Osten Olsen
Halvor Olsen
Ann Marie Olsdatter
Elen Olsdatter
Jon Olesen

Spouse and Children

2 January 1776
Tinn, Telemark, Norway


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (1)

1801 · 1801 Norwegian Census

Age 45

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

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Ole Østenssön in entry for Halvor Olesen, "Norway Baptisms, 1791"
  • Ole Østenssön in entry for Jon Olesen, "Norway Baptisms, 1793"
  • Ole Østensen in entry for Halvor Olesen, "Norway Baptisms, 1787"

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