Jakob Peder Andersen

1874–1950 (Age 75)
Vevelstad, Nordland, Norway

The Life of Jakob Peder

When Jakob Peder Andersen was born on 16 October 1874, in Vevelstad, Nordland, Norway, his father, Anders Andersen, was 42 and his mother, Johanna Petrine Jacobsdatter, was 32. He married Jensine Petrine Elisabet Andreasdatter on 20 July 1901, in Vevelstad kirke, Nordland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 26 February 1950, in his hometown, at the age of 75.

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Jakob Peder Andersen
Jensine Petrine Elisabet Andreasdatter
Marriage: 20 July 1901
Alf Ringkjøb Andersen
Eugen Ringkjøb Andersen
Judith Aslaug Ringkjøb Andersen

Spouse & Children

20 July 1901
Vevelstad kirke, Nordland, Norway


  • Alf Ringkjøb Andersen


  • Eugen Ringkjøb Andersen


  • Judith Aslaug Ringkjøb Andersen


Parents & Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1875 · 1875 Norwegian Census

Age 1

Lists all family members living at each residence, including year & place of birth, position in the family, marital status etc.
1876 · Ole Rolvaag

Age 2

Birth year of Ole Rolvaag. Born in Dønna, Nordland county, Norway. He became a famous Norwegian-American author for his Giants in the Earth book series. He was also a professor at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.
1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Jakob Peder Andersen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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