Ove Martin Pedersen Rostad

17 February 1895–7 October 1949 (Age 54)

The Life of Ove Martin Pedersen

When Ove Martin Pedersen Rostad was born on 17 February 1895, in Norway, his father, Peder Andreas Andersen Rostad, was 36 and his mother, Laura Jørgine Nilsdatter, was 25. He died on 7 October 1949, at the age of 54.

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Peder Andreas Andersen Rostad
Laura Jørgine Nilsdatter
Helga Kristine Pedersdatter Røstad
Alfred Charles Røstad
Ove Martin Pedersen Rostad
Klara Nilsine Pedersdatter Rostad
Alfhild Anderssen
Borghild Anderssen
Borghild Alvilde Pedersdatter Rostad
Haakon Pedersen Rostad

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World Events (5)

1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census

Age 5

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 9

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. 
1912 · Sonja Henie

Age 17

Birth year of Sonja Henie. She was an Olympic figure skater and a movie star. She won more Olympic and World titles than any other ladies' figure skater.

Name Meaning

1 Norwegian: habitational name from any of over ten farmsteads so named from the Old Norse personal name Hróarr ( see Rogstad ) + staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’. The surname is also found in Sweden.2 Norwegian (Røstad): variant of Rustad .

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

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