Bergljot Bostad

11 June 1920–27 April 2010 (Age 89)
Klæbu Prestegjeld, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

The Life of Bergljot

When Bergljot Bostad was born on 11 June 1920, in Klæbu Prestegjeld, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, her father, Trygve Bostad, was 38 and her mother, Borghild Svenningsen, was 35. She died on 27 April 2010, in Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, at the age of 89.

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Arthur Johannes Moen
Bergljot Bostad

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World Events (2)

1923 · Naming Law

Age 3

Naming Law adopted in Norway when each family was required to have a surname. They couldn't use patronymics. It could be either the husband's or wife's family name.
1940 · Norway in WW II

Age 20

German occupation of Norway from 9 April 1940 to 9 May 1945. Much damage was done to northern Norway.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of 14 farmsteads in southern Norway named Bolstad, from Old Norse bólstaðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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

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