Harda Karoline Hansen Bakkeland

1884–1930 (Age 45)
Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway

The Life of Harda Karoline

When Harda Karoline Hansen Bakkeland was born on 12 October 1884, in Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway, her father, Herman Hansen Bakkeland, was 27 and her mother, Hanna Karoline Hansdatter, was 35. She married Oluf Bertinius Arvesen on 29 January 1905, in Horten, Vestfold, Norway. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 20 February 1930, in Horten, Vestfold, Norway, at the age of 45, and was buried in Horten, Vestfold, Norway.

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Harda Karoline Hansen Bakkeland
Oluf Bertinius Arvesen
Marriage: 29 January 1905
Henry Leonard Arvesen
Milly Bergljot Arvesen
Thor Bakkeland Arvesen
Oddvar Dagfinn Arvesen
Gudrun Kristine Arvesen
Sverre Arvesen

Spouse & Children

29 January 1905
Horten, Vestfold, Norway


  • Henry Leonard Arvesen


  • Milly Bergljot Arvesen


  • Thor Bakkeland Arvesen


  • Male1915–1974Male

  • Gudrun Kristine Arvesen


+1 More Child

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World Events (6)

1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

Age 9

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

Age 16

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.
1904 · Åsta Holth

Age 20

Birth year of Åsta Holth. Well-known Norwegian author who was born at Svullrya in Hedmark county. She was of Forest Finnish descent. Many of her written works were about the residents of Finnskogen. Norwegian novelist, poet and short story writer. 

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Harda Karoline Hansen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Harda Karoline Hansen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Harda Karoline Hansen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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