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Beginning my quest

Beginning my quest

Posted: 18 Mar 2013 3:40AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: jacobson, jacobsen
I am on the quest of helping my father with the family tree. He came to a dead end when it came to my great grandfather.
Here is what I have discovered.
Ole G Jacobson
born 1878
Ullensaker Herad
Akershus County, Norway
came to America in 1899
Has a Brother named August

Any help or direction would be appreciated.
Robby

Re: Beginning my quest

Posted: 18 Mar 2013 3:54AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 18 Mar 2013 2:59PM GMT
This appears to be his Christening record from the Church books in Norway with the little information you have given.
Ole Gunerius
(When you ask others for help, always give all the information you know, including birth dates) :-)
born to
Husmand Jakob Thorsen
Hustru Marthea Gundersdatter

#10 left page

Source information: Akershus county, Ullensaker in Ullensaker, Parish register (official) nr. I 19 (1878-1891), Birth and baptism records 1878, page 3.
Permanent pagelink: http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_kildeid=5742&i...
Permanent imagelink: http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:NBN:no-a1450-kb20060927030006....

Re: Beginning my quest

Posted: 18 Mar 2013 3:59AM GMT
Classification: Query
Appears to maybe be him leaving Norway in 1894.

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

Kvar side nedunder viser maskimalt 10 funne postar. Du kan bla mellom desse sidene ved hjelp av knappane over.
Harbour No. Year Month Day Given name Last name Sex Position Occupation Age Residence Destination Remarks Foreigner Freight Line

106650 Oslo 1601 1894 Mai 25 Ole G. Jacobsen m u Arb 16 Ullensaker Jamesville 1604 Norge 216.- Montebello

Re: Beginning my quest

Posted: 18 Mar 2013 4:06AM GMT
Classification: Query

Ole Gunerius Jacobson, "United States, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
Name: Ole Gunerius Jacobson
Event Type: Draft Registration
Registration Year Range: 1917-1918
Event Place: Dane County no 2, Wisconsin, United States
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 24 Mar 1878
Birthplace: , ,
Nationality: United States
Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
Affiliate Publication Number: M1509
GS Film number: 1674593
Digital Folder Number: 005251453
Image Number: 05679
Citing this Record

"United States, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K8QL-RP2 : accessed 18 Mar 2013), Ole Gunerius Jacobson, .

Re: Beginning my quest

Posted: 18 Mar 2013 4:19AM GMT
Classification: Query
This appears to be Ole G's father in the 1875 census of Norway. He is a widower here.

http://www.rhd.uit.no/folketellinger/ftliste_e.aspx?ft=1875&...

Jacob Thoresen hf e Husmand med jordvei 1817 Ullensaker

Information on domicile
Previous domicile Next domicile
Data on domicile:

Census year: 1875
Municipality: Ullensaker
Municipality number: 0235
Name of domicile: Nesteneiet

Number of persons in this domicile: 8
Name Family status Marital status Occupation Birth year Place of birth Ethnicity
Jacob Thoresen hf e Husmand med jordvei 1817 Ullensaker
Edvard Olsen ug Omstreifende tater 1854 Modum
Mari Olsdatter Moder e Omstreifende tater 1823 Ringeriket
Thea Olsdatter Hendes datter ug Omstreifende tater 1861 Nannestad
Olaf Olsen Hendes søn ug Omstreifende tater 1865 Nannestad
Lovise Olsdatter Hendes datter ug Omstreifende tater 1846 Asker
Ole Johannesen Lovise Olsd. søn ug Omstreifende tater 1867 Nannestad
Matilde Pedersdatter Hendes datter ug Omstreifende tater 1870 Nannestad
Norwegian Historical Data Centre (NHDC)
The Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Tromsø N-9037 Tromsø, NORWAY
Updated: November 10th 2004

Re: Beginning my quest

Posted: 18 Mar 2013 4:21AM GMT
Classification: Query
Ole G's mother appears to be living here in the 1875 census of Norway.
Martea Gundersdatter Tjenestepige ug 1853 Ullensaker

http://www.rhd.uit.no/folketellinger/ftliste_e.aspx?ft=1875&...

Information on domicile
Previous domicile Next domicile
Data on domicile:

Census year: 1875
Municipality: Ullensaker
Municipality number: 0235
Name of domicile: Nesten

Number of persons in this domicile: 9
Name Family status Marital status Occupation Birth year Place of birth Ethnicity
Ole Halvorsen hf g Gaardbrug. selveier 1836 Ullensaker
Karoline Halvorsen* Kone g 1846 H. Ullensaker
Hans Olsen s ug 1864 Ullensaker
Ingvar Olsen s ug 1867 Ullensaker
Ingebor Olsdatter d ug 1873 Ullensaker
Jonette Olsdatter d ug 1870 Ullensaker
Martea Gundersdatter Tjenestepige ug 1853 Ullensaker
Hanna Haakensdatter Tjenestepige ug 1859 Ullensaker
Karoline Olsdatter Tjenestepige ug 1861 Ullensaker
Norwegian Historical Data Centre (NHDC)
The Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Tromsø N-9037 Tromsø, NORWAY
Updated: November 10th 2004

Re: Beginning my quest

Posted: 18 Mar 2013 4:26AM GMT
Classification: Query
#13 is the marriage of Ole G. Jakobsen's parents in 1877 on May 21st.

Source information: Akershus county, Ullensaker, Parish register (official) nr. I 18 (1876-1877), Marriage records 1877, page 41.
Permanent pagelink: http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_kildeid=5856&i...
Permanent imagelink: http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:NBN:no-a1450-kb20060927020824....

Re: Beginning my quest

Posted: 18 Mar 2013 4:39AM GMT
Classification: Query
This is Ole G's father married to his first wife in the 1865 census of Norway:

http://www.rhd.uit.no/folketellinger/ftliste_e.aspx?ft=1865&...

Information on domicile
Previous domicile Next domicile
Data on domicile:

Census year: 1865
Municipality: Ullensaker
Municipality number: 0235
Name of domicile: Nesten

Number of persons in this domicile: 4
Name Family status Marital status Occupation Birth year Place of birth Ethnicity
Jakob Torersen hp g Husmand med jord 1818 Holter
Anne Gunnersdatter Kone til nr. 1 g 1821 Ullensaker
Hans Jakobsen Søn av nr. 1 og nr. 2 ug 1847 Ullensaker
Martin Jakobsen Søn av nr. 1 og nr. 2 ug 1852 Ullensaker
Norwegian Historical Data Centre (NHDC)
The Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Tromsø N-9037 Tromsø, NORWAY
Updated: November 10th 2004

Re: Beginning my quest

Posted: 18 Mar 2013 4:44AM GMT
Classification: Query
Half siblings of Ole G. Jakobsen.

Martin Jacobsen
Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927
birth: 16 Aug 1851
christening: 21 Sep 1851 ULLENSAKER,AKERSHUS,NORWAY
parents:Jakob Thorersen, Anne Gundersdr


Gurine Jacobsen
Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927
birth: 29 May 1849
christening: 19 Aug 1849 ULLENSAKER,AKERSHUS,NORWAY
parents:Jacob Thoresen, Anne Gundersdr


Maria Jacobsen
Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927
birth: 14 Oct 1842
christening: 27 Nov 1842 ULLENSAKER,AKERSHUS,NORWAY
parents:Jacob Thorersen, Anne Gundersdr


Hans Jacobsen
Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927
birth: 22 Oct 1846
christening: 26 Dec 1846 ULLENSAKER,AKERSHUS,NORWAY
parents:Jacob Thoresen, Ane Gundersdr


Thorer Jacobsen
Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927
birth: 15 Aug 1844
christening: 15 Sep 1844 ULLENSAKER,AKERSHUS,NORWAY
parents:Jacob Thorersen, Ane Gundersdr



Re: Beginning my quest

Posted: 19 Mar 2013 2:14AM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you so much.

I actually didn't know his birthday, until you showed me. Then I found that date in his bible. I am excited, because I have found so much with the information that you have given me.
Thank you!!!!

Robby
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