Brÿnil Østensen

1802–1866 (Age 63)
Haugen, Telemark, Norway

The Life of Brÿnil

When Brÿnil Østensen was born on 1 August 1802, in Haugen, Telemark, Norway, his father, Østen Halvorsen Hagen, was 33 and his mother, Sönnöv Brÿnildsdatter, was 32. He married Kirsti Tovsdatter on 29 March 1828, in Mæl, Tinn, Telemark, Norway. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 3 March 1866, at the age of 63, and was buried in Mæl, Tinn, Telemark, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Brÿnil Østensen
1802–1866
Kirsti Tovsdatter
1811–
Marriage: 29 March 1828
Osten Brynildsen
1829–
Liv Brynildsdatter
1832–1919
Gunnhild Brynildsdatter
1834–
Tov Brynildsen
1837–
Child Brynildsdatter
1839–1839
Sønnev Brynilsdatter
1840–
Gro Brynildsdatter
1842–
Halvor Brynildsen
1845–
Jon Brynildsen
1847–
Osten Brynildsen
1850–
Nils Brynildsen
1856–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1802–1866Male

  • Kirsti Tovsdatter

    Female1811–Female

MARRIAGE
29 March 1828
Mæl, Tinn, Telemark, Norway
children

(11)

  • Osten Brynildsen

    Male1829–Male

  • Liv Brynildsdatter

    Female1832–1919Female

  • Gunnhild Brynildsdatter

    Female1834–Female

  • Tov Brynildsen

    Male1837–Male

  • Child Brynildsdatter

    Female1839–1839Female

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1810 · Vaccinations

Age 8

Royal order issued by the King of Norway and Denmark in 1810 required everyone to have a certificate of smallpox vaccination. This was also recorded in the Church records. 33
1810 · Ole Bull

Age 8

Eminent Norwegian violinist and composer. Renown Norwegian violinist and composer who toured multiple times in the US. Family friend with Edvard Grieg.
1825 · Sloopers

Age 23

First organized group of emigrants to leave Norway. First emigration to America began with the Sloopers who left in an undersized sloop “Restauration” sailed from Stavanger, Norway on July 4th, 1825.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Brijnkilds Østensen F... in entry for Niels Brijnildsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"
  • Brynhild Østensen, "Norway Burials, 1666-1927"
  • Brynild Ostensen in entry for Nils Brynildsen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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