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Carl Johan Bergstrom Posted on: 03 Jan 1999, by  242424

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Thanks so much for your help. I found it on the map. Kathy

New at this - need help Posted on: 01 Jun 2000, by Ty

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Father-in-laws' father born within 50 miles of Bergen Norway.... we think in the 1870's ... emigrated to US via Ellis Island in 1896 or 1897 with 2 or 3 of his brothers... names are Thomas Brown (or Bru or Van Br...

Re: Krogh family Posted on: 20 Oct 2001, by  HeidiTS

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

PS: This is a reply to Robert M. Krogh and an earlier message...

Re: mons helgesen Posted on: 24 Jul 2002, by  StephanieBols...

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Hello Dorothy, We should move this thread to the Rogaland board - it really doesn't belong on the Bergen board. I'll mention here that Mons had another illegitimate daughter, Laura Helene b 1868 Marte Kar...

relatives Posted on: 31 Dec 2002, by Robert Johnstad

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

my grandfather was ole anwick and my grandmother maiden name was norland lookin for info they were from bergen norway

PS: Nordre Land, Oppland Posted on: 06 Jun 2003, by Heidi

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

You might want to try the Oppland county board to find the genealogists with the most local knowledge!

Re: Henrick Kristian Martin "Martinsen" Dahl info needed.................... Posted on: 30 Aug 2004, by  StephanieBeno...

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Try these http://home.online.no/~otjoerge/files/word.htm http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~norway/na17.html

Re: Andrew Gilbertson Posted on: 29 Oct 2005, by Taryn

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Where in Iowa, and what age does it give for him? That would help in searching the Norway census records online. Good luck, Taryn

Please Help! Posted on: 19 Oct 1999, by  dwoldseth

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Unknown

...Norwegian ancestry since I do not even know where my great-grandfather, Emil Bernhard Woldseth, was born in Norway. I do know he was a ship steward, and that my grandfather was born while they were in New Y...

Strandebarm Posted on: 02 Jan 1999, by John Strøm

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Hi The correct parish is Strandebarm and the farm is Øyerhamn. And you should also try in the Hordaland Query. Hope this was of some help and a... Happy New Year John

Update Posted on: 13 Nov 2000, by  dickenl

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...died in 1894 in the National Soldiers Home, Milwaukee, WI. He also had been married prior to leaving Norway and his 1st wife died in Bergen before he emigrated. Berent & Susan had moved to Worth Co, IA before...

Krogh family Posted on: 20 Oct 2001, by  HeidiTS

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

I had found LOADS of info on your family in Bergen Ludvig Kork Kroghs grandparents Morten Mathias Krogh and Martha Marie Lind, all their children and Ludvig`s parents and siblings from two marriages, deaths...

Re: mons helgesen Posted on: 24 Jul 2002, by  dorothyhoffma...

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...illinois. that is where my grandfather henry was born in 1877. mons left a illigitamate daughter in norway ellen helene born 1869 with a gal names inger helgesdt falkeid she gave the baby to her brother to ...

Re: Great-Great-Grandmother Anne Svingen Posted on: 30 Apr 2004, by  Jwebb05

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

New email address= jilawebb@hotmail.com Anne Svingen Pedersen/son- born 1815 -Olimb ,Jevnaker Norway not born on Svingen farm Contact me for more info Janice

Re: Surname THOMLEY Posted on: 14 Aug 2003, by  chiefcd6

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Anton Hansen Tomle settled in Wiota, Lafayette County, Wisconsin and lived there until he died. He was known as Anton Hansen or Anthon Hanson in the US. I have posted information on him on the Lafayet...

Re: Henrick Kristian Martin "Martinsen" Dahl info needed.................... Posted on: 29 Aug 2004, by Gloria Larson

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

I know she did. I went there and clicked on a whole bunch of things and most were not in English. And the ones that were in English, I could not find the one person I was looking for. I must be doing ...

Andrew Gilbertson Posted on: 29 Oct 2005, by  DorothySkinne...

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Searching for Andrew Gilbertson supposedly from Bergen Norway. Reached US in 1870's. Shows in Iowa on 1880 census.

Carl Johan Bergstrom Posted on: 26 Dec 1998, by  242424

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...difficulty in finding the birthplace of my Grandfather. His name was Carl Johan Bergstrom. He was born in Norway on Jan 26, 1879 to Swedish parents and emmigrated in 1880. Family records and Lutheran church...

Steene farm??? Posted on: 04 May 2000, by  dickenl

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...finally found both of her parents' names. Her father's name was Berent (Bernt) Olai JOHNSON b. ca.1816 in Norway and her mother's name was Synneva "Susan" OLSON STEENE b. 1833 in Norway and emigrated in...

Re: Recent tax lists Posted on: 18 Nov 2001, by  HeidiTS

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...didn`t really get that last sentence. But I can report that there are 137 with the lastname Granhaug in Norway today. There are none in the Hordaland county, where Fusa is situated, and there is no Bjø...

Re: mons helgesen Posted on: 24 Jul 2002, by  StephanieBeno...

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Magermoen is an old plasset on a larger farm called Storhaug. It is bruk # 6 and later called Nygård. Helge Monsen Falkeid 1814 - 1819 married Marie Helgesdtr. N. Kvinneland 1816 - 1888. Childr...

Re: Great-Great-Grandmother Anne Svingen Pedersen- Posted on: 30 Apr 2004, by  Jwebb05

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Please contact meat my newemail address jilawebb@hotmail.com

Re: Surname THOMLEY Posted on: 06 Jun 2003, by Heidi

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

These are the 48 people living at the Thomle farm and subfarms (one named Thomlelie) in Nordre Land parish, Oppland county 1900-census. From the obituaries it seems that several of the immigrants from...

Re: Henrick Kristian Martin "Martinsen" Dahl info needed.................... Posted on: 29 Aug 2004, by PR

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Taryn gave you the direct links in her posting...

Re: From Lier, Norway to Leer, Alpena Co., Michigan Posted on: 21 Oct 2005, by Karen Jenter

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Wow, Taryn, You know you are the fist person to tell me Kristiania is now Oslo, I did not know that, until I just read your message. I was to the site last week, and was very frustrated, someone has g...

OLIVE OLSEN HASTINGS Posted on: 09 Feb 2006, by  VickiLConklin

Localities > North America > United States > States > Colorado > Counties > Phillips

...Sunday at Norwalk, California, after a long illness. Mrs. Hastings was 76 years of age. She was born in Norway and came to the United States in 1905. She was married two years later to Wallace Hastings at ...

Re: Smeland in MN and Chippewa CO., WI Posted on: 08 Feb 2003, by Mary Lou Olson

Localities > North America > United States > States > Washington > Counties > Snohomish

...daughters Ruth and Regina. Lived in San Francisco and died at about 100 yrs in 1970? We are going to Norway this summer to Bergen and I am hoping to find some cousins. He had a brother Edwin, who was a painter...

Grandpa Nordby Posted on: 08 Oct 1998, by Pam Clawson

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Trying to find a location and church records for my grandfather. He came to America from Laksevag. He was baptised there 16 Dec 1877. In America his name was changed to Nordby. He stated he was from '...

Need info on relatives in Norway Posted on: 30 May 2000, by Jeannie Luther

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Would like info on any of the surnames. Martin Egidius Erickson was born in Bergen, Norway and was the only child. He was a sailor. Came to USA when 19 years old. Last known place where he made his home was Sinai...

Re: Recent tax lists Posted on: 11 Nov 2001, by  alfinkbeiner1

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

thanks for the info- I am from and can read /speak fluent Gamle norwegien however can't write the same very good other than a few phrases-- the mile long words and phonetics of the language-! I don't...

Re: mons helgesen Posted on: 16 Apr 2002, by PR

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Tysvær is the name of a parish in Rogaland county of Norway. Perhaps posting a query under that particular message board for Norway could bring your interest to the attention of persons having specific info...

Re: Great-Great-Grandmother Anne Svingen Posted on: 27 Apr 2003, by Janice Webb

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...me if you need help? Anne Pedersdatter married Peder Pedersen ..Anne was born in Olimbeie Jevnaker Norway and Peder was born Rustadeie Jevnaker Norway..I believe they only lived on the Svingen estate for a short...

Re: Surname THOMLEY Posted on: 06 Jun 2003, by Helen Thomley Patz

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...Norwegian... JOHN THOMLEY (N. LAND) JOHN THOMLEY was born September 20, 1866, at Sobensven Nordreland, Norway and passed away March 1, 1947 at the Community Hospital in Whitehall from a stroke suffered a f...

Re: Henrick Kristian Martin "Martinsen" Dahl info needed.................... Posted on: 27 Aug 2004, by Gloria Larson

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...very much for all that information! Everything did coincide with what I had for dates. I went to the Bergen digital archives but did not know where to find info on Andrew Martin Dahl...which IS Marius Andr...

Re: From Lier, Norway to Leer, Alpena Co., Michigan Posted on: 21 Oct 2005, by Taryn

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

There is a resource that comes out of the University of Bergen, called Digital Archives. They have passenger lists from the port of Kristiania (now called Oslo) starting with 1867 up to about 1930. It's ...

Ancestral home Posted on: 27 Oct 1999, by  dbeac06

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Counties > Buskerud

Hi Bruce, I would suggest you try the NorwayList page and Sources from Bergen for help in locating your family farms. Here are the URLs: http://www.cport.com/~catmandu/NorwayList.html and http://www.uib.no...

JULIEN farm- thanks to Hege, Even, Arild and Viggo Posted on: 12 Feb 2006, by  garyjulian100

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Counties > Hedmark

...our founding father relationship. Thanks to Hege OYGAREN of Oslo, Even BERGSENGSTVEN, Viggo FOSSE of Bergen and Arild KOMPELIEN of Norway for assisting me to get this far. I want to travel to Norway - I have my Norwegi...

Re: Olman and Johnson and Aspevig and Syverson Posted on: 11 Jul 2005, by  lisajann

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Unknown

Do you know the name of Sjurs wife? From norwayheritage.com, on the bark "Juno" that left Bergen May 7th 1844: Sjur Sjursen Ølmeim(?? - handwriting in the original is indistinct or illegibl...

Re: Our Savior Lutheran Church Records Posted on: 01 May 2000, by  smcglothern61

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...the US. I have just a few names and that they belonged to that church.They are said to have been from Bergen.Thank you.

Re: Recent tax lists Posted on: 10 Nov 2001, by  HeidiTS

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Several newspapers have them on their sites. Try: http://www.bt.no ... and go to "skattelister". You will need to know some Norwegian.

mons helgesen Posted on: 15 Apr 2002, by  dorothyhoffma...

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

looking for information on helge monsen father, and mari helgesdatter wife, children lars helgesen jacob helgesen, osmund helgesen segve helgesen mons helgesen Ili helgesdatter. they were listed in t...

Re: Great-Great-Grandmother Anne Svingen Posted on: 29 Dec 2002, by A.Tinn

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

The LDS Family Search website - indicates a BIRTHE MARIA PEDERSEN born in November of 1857 to Peder Pedersen and wife Anne in Jevnaker, Oppland. That's a neighboring parish to Gran - both in the area...

Re: Surname THOMLEY Posted on: 05 Jun 2003, by PR

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Hopefully you can provide the names for some of the family who were born in Norway... We can check the 1865, some of the 1875 and the 1900 Norwegian census. Quite a number of the emigration 'registers' f...

Re: Henrick Kristian Martin "Martinsen" Dahl info needed.................... Posted on: 27 Aug 2004, by Taryn

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Perhaps this is your Randine Karoline Olsen, born in Bergen in 1854? Her father Ole Jørgensen is a stoneworker, b. 1816 in Vangen, Voss, (in Hordaland?) and mother Ingeborg born Ingeborg Simonsdatter ...

Re: From Lier, Norway to Leer, Alpena Co., Michigan Posted on: 20 Oct 2005, by Karen Jenter

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

...believe that they left from the port of Christina I believe it is called. One member of the family left Norway in 1867 with his pregnant wife, They stayed in Buffalo, NY for a year or so and then made their...

Re: 1905 Red Wing, Sigurd Hendrickson Posted on: 11 Jun 2005, by PR

Localities > North America > United States > States > Minnesota > Counties > Goodhue

Sjor Henriksen's emigration record from the port of Bergen, Norway indicates that he left on or about 22 April 1905 and was headed for an Uncle in Minnesota. (Source - Digitalarkivet emigration databases) http:/...

HUSTRULID, Gilbert A. (c. 1867-1940) Posted on: 27 May 2003, by jwatne2010

Localities > North America > United States > States > South Dakota > Counties > Lincoln

...time he had lived for 24 years near Rochelle, Ill., his first home in this country. He was born near Bergen, Norway and came to America at the age of 21 years. Survivors include his wife, seven children, Edwar...

Re: John Storm Bull Posted on: 20 Jan 2002, by Kenneth E. Fowler

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Correcting my previous message.......you addressed it to a Jon Gunnar Arntzen, not Lindholm. My apologies as I tried to respond by memory.......which is failing slightly.

recent tax list????????? Posted on: 10 Nov 2001, by  alfinkbeiner1

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

where is the tax list that you refer to?? am trying to locate various relatives and can not find any census other than 1900

Re: Gunderson/Flatraaker from Tysnes Posted on: 19 Mar 2002, by  dodging_cars

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Norway > Bergen

Thanks TONS and TONS!!! You are awesome!

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