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From: "Cliff Lien" <>
Subject: Re: Need Assistance -
Date: Sun, 18 May 2003 15:07:47 -0600
Browsing the IGI, I found two likely daughters of Kristen Olsen and Mette
Their marriage appears to be 30 Oct 1830 in Nes, Akershus. (batch
One daughter is:
MAREN GORINE CHRISTENSEN
christened 29 May 1831 in Nes (batch C428013 )
And another is likely: (Although Mette T jostelsdatter is spelled as the
KAREN OLINE CHRISTENSEN
b. 9 Nov 1833 in Ullensaker, Akershus (batch C421724)
What I did not find is Andreas' birth/christening.
Did you get films for him or something?
> From the 1865 census I learned my grandfather Andreas was born in
> Christiania. I know he had at least one older sister and at least one
> older brother, but neither of them were found in the 1865 census.
> Apparently, all of Andrew's siblings had left the family unit. This
> leads me to believe Andreas was one of the youngest of the children(he
> was born 12 April 1847).
> I know Andreas's parents moved to Christiania from Naes Romerike(farm
> Hvam Lille) prior to 1847. His father was a Smed(blacksmith) by