Søren Knutsen

8 February 1866–27 August 1954 (Age 88)
Etnedal, Oppland, Norway

The Life of Søren

When Søren Knutsen was born on 8 February 1866, in Etnedal, Oppland, Norway, his father, Knut Sørensen, was 36 and his mother, Barbro Olsdatter, was 34. He had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with Marit Halvorsdatter. He died on 27 August 1954, in his hometown, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Søren Knutsen
1866–1954
Marit Halvorsdatter
1874–1964
Hanna Sørensdatter
1898–
Barbro Rønsmoen
1900–1984
Knut Rønsmoen
1902–1991
Marie Rønsmoen
1906–1978
Ole Rønsmoen
1910–1989
Arne Rønsmoen
1912–1973

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

    Hanna Sørensdatter

    Female1898–Female

    Female1900–1984Female

    Knut Rønsmoen

    Male1902–1991Male

    Marie Rønsmoen

    Female1906–1978Female

    Ole Rønsmoen

    Male1910–1989Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Knut Sørensen

    Male1829–1867Male

    Barbro Olsdatter

    Female1831–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1867 · Emigration lists

Age 1

Earliest passenger lists begin in 1867 for the ports of Oslo and Trondheim. Other ports followed.
1869 · Gustav Vigeland

Age 3

Birth year of Gustav Vigeland. Well-known Norwegian sculptor. His statues can be seen in Frogner Park in Oslo which sculpture area occupies 80 acres.
1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

Age 27

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

Name Meaning

Norwegian, Danish, and German: see Knudsen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Sorn Knudsen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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