Anders Christoffersen

31 January 1864–24 May 1948 (Age 84)
Hvaler, Østfold, Norway

The Life of Anders

When Anders Christoffersen was born on 31 January 1864, in Hvaler, Østfold, Norway, his father, Christoffer Hansen, was 46 and his mother, Tomine Olesdatter, was 33. He died on 24 May 1948, in his hometown, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Christoffer Hansen
1817–
Tomine Olesdatter
1830–1919
Dødf.dtr Christoffersen
1855–1855
Dødf sønn Christoffersen
1856–1856
Andrea Olava Christoffersdatter
1858–1915
Harald Olaf Christoffersen
1861–1878
Anders Christoffersen
1864–1948

Parents and Siblings

    Christoffer Hansen

    Male1817–Male

    Tomine Olesdatter

    Female1830–1919Female

siblings

(5)

    Dødf.dtr Christoffersen

    Female1855–1855Female

    Dødf sønn Christoffersen

    Male1856–1856Male

    Andrea Olava Christoffersdatter

    Female1858–1915Female

    Harald Olaf Christoffersen

    Male1861–1878Male

    Male1864–1948Male

World Events (7)

1865 · 1865 Norwegian Census

Age 1

Arranged by county, clerical district, parish. Includes names with their birth years & places, position in family, occupation, indexes to farms & localities.
1867 · Emigration lists

Age 3

Earliest passenger lists begin in 1867 for the ports of Oslo and Trondheim. Other ports followed.
1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

Age 29

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

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and German: patronymic from the personal name Christoffer ( see Christopher ).

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

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