He was born Dec 1 1808 in Gausdal, Oppland, Norway. He married to Marthe Marie Tonnessen born Oct 16 1806 in Molde, Norway. They married on Nov 6 1837 in Alesund, Norway. They had four children. Hendrikke Naes b. June 16 1838 in Alesund, Norway and went to US. Peder Magnus Hansen b. June 5 1841 and is last listed in 1910 Census in Kristiansund, Norway. Johan Ricard Tomas Hansen b. July 22 1844 and last found in 1900, Bremnaes, Norway. Jacobus Peder Hansen b. April 10 1847 and lastly found in 1910 in Kristiansund, Norway. The three sons were all born in Alesund, Norway. I would like to find out when Paul Hansen passed away. Any later information on the three sons after the time frame listed on this thread. Hendrikke Naess went to Mannistique, Michigan on September 7 1895.