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Peder Tostensen and Ingeborg Knutsdatter/Knutsdt

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Anne Thomasdtr.?

Heidi (View posts)
Posted: 14 Jul 2002 3:34AM GMT
Classification: Query
I went through the 1865-census for all of Norway, and there are very few candidates. The census was taken in the end of Dec 1865, so any child born that year would be in their 1st year.

Here is a candidate at the Kottum farm in Melhus, Sør-Trøndelag:

http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbas...

That her patronym is Thomas would not be a surprise, taking the first son`s name into consideration: Albert Thomas.

The problem is that she is a fosterchild in the family (fosterchildren at the time were "always" related), so we don`t know who the parents are. But I am guessing/hoping that her father is Thomas Olsen, maybe son of the widow at Kottum, Berit Jensdtr., either that, or this Anne`s mother is one of Berit`s daughters. We need to check the churchregister for Melhus to find this out - I don`t have access to it, but I will try posting a message at the Norwegian Digital Archives, and see if anyone there does!
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Heidi 29 Jun 2002 10:06PM GMT 
Vicki Walberg 30 Jun 2002 1:16AM GMT 
Heidi 29 Jun 2002 11:26PM GMT 
Vicki Walberg 30 Jun 2002 10:18PM GMT 
Heidi 1 Jul 2002 9:02AM GMT 
Vicki 2 Jul 2002 5:38AM GMT 
Heidi 14 Jul 2002 7:45PM GMT 
kylesgrama1 14 Jul 2002 4:25AM GMT 
Heidi 14 Jul 2002 9:34AM GMT 
Vicki Walberg 14 Jul 2002 10:35PM GMT 
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