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Kornelius Andersen or Aasheim?

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Re: Kornelius Andersen or Aasheim?

Posted: 27 Mar 2010 9:57AM GMT
Classification: Query
It wasn't unusual for Norwegians to be identified by their 'farm name'. When emigrating many even chose their 'farm name' as a surname to use.

The family in the 1900 Norwegian census -
http://www.rhd.uit.no/folketellinger/ftliste_e.aspx?ft=1900&...

Online study material to learn about Norwegian naming practices and patterns.

http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~norway/na12.html
http://www.nndata.no/home/jborgos/names.htm
http://www.norwayheritage.com/norwegian-names.htm
http://www.nndata.no/home/jborgos/farms.htm
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ridgvu51 27 Mar 2010 2:23PM GMT 
thoraway 27 Mar 2010 3:57PM GMT 
Brian Gaber 27 Mar 2010 4:49PM GMT 
nils_andreas_... 4 Apr 2012 4:05PM GMT 
ridgvu51 4 Apr 2012 5:44PM GMT 
nils_andreas_... 6 Apr 2012 5:26PM GMT 
ridgvu51 8 Apr 2012 7:54PM GMT 
Candacedavis0... 19 Mar 2013 2:10AM GMT 
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ridgvu51 20 Mar 2013 5:49PM GMT 
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