Ole Henningsen Kloften

1868–1953 (Age 85)
Tydal Prestegjeld, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

The Life of Ole Henningsen

When Ole Henningsen Kloften was born in 1868, in Tydal Prestegjeld, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, his father, Henning Fastesen Kloften, was 32 and his mother, Kari Ingebrigtsdtr Aas, was 31. He married Ragnhild Pedersdtr about 1898, in Tydal Prestegjeld, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1953, at the age of 85.

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Ole Henningsen Kloften
Ragnhild Pedersdtr
Marriage: about 1898
Henning Olsen Kloften
Kari Olsdtr Kloften
Helmer Olsen Kloften
Helga Olsdtr Kloften
Olav Olsen Kloften
Josef Olsen Kloften
Gustav Olsen Kloften
Gustav Olsen Kloften

Spouse and Children

about 1898
Tydal Prestegjeld, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henning Fastesen Kloften


    Kari Ingebrigtsdtr Aas




+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1869 · Gustav Vigeland

Age 1

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.
1875 · 1875 Norwegian Census

Age 7

Lists all family members living at each residence, including year & place of birth, position in the family, marital status etc.
1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

Swedish (Loftén): ornamental name composed of an unidentified first element + the suffix -én, from Latin -enius. Compare Loftin .

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

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