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Posted: 14 Jan 2013 5:38PM GMT
Classification: Query
Looking forfamily history on Christian Anderson -birth-1-19-1860 in Trondhjene;marriage too Nikoline louisa Bendixson-birth-5-2-1859,come to mn,usa in 1901,looking for parents names and living family members..steven

Birth of Christian Mathias Andreasen

Posted: 14 Jan 2013 7:19PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Jan 2013 7:22PM GMT
Your Christian Anderson left Norway from Trondheim, but he was not from that city. He was born in Ulvangen, in Alstahaug, Nordland. He had a twin brother named Andreas.

Born 19 Jan 1860 in Ulvangen, Alstahaug, Nordland
Christian Mathias
Father: Andreas Andersen Ulvang
Mother: Kjerstine Marie Olsdatter

Kildeinformasjon: Nordland fylke, Stamnes i Alstahaug, Klokkerbok nr. 831C02 (1851-1865), Fødte og døpte 1860, side 57-58.
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Kjerstine died giving birth to the twins. Christian is listed in the 1865 census as a foster child with the Hans Andreas Hanssen family. His twin brother, Andreas, is not there, so possibly did not live.

1900 Census

Posted: 14 Jan 2013 7:28PM GMT
Classification: Query
Here you see Nicoline Lovise Bendiksen with the children in the 1900 census, still living at Ulvangen. Christian has already left for America at this time.

Nicoline and the children left Noway from Trondheim on 12 Jun 1901.
Posted: 14 Jan 2013 7:39PM GMT
Classification: Query
Married 28 Jul 1885 in Alstahaug, Nordland
Groom: Kristian Mathias Andreasen, born 1860 in Ulvang
Bride: Nicoline Lovise Bendigtsdatter, born 1859 in Aune
His father: Andreas Andersen
Her father: Bendigt Kristiansen

Kildeinformasjon: Nordland fylke, Stamnes i Alstahaug, Klokkerbok nr. 831C04 (1878-1897), Ekteviede 1885, side 153.
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Re: Family History

Posted: 17 Jan 2013 5:54PM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi! I got message Thank you and can you find births for his and her mothers and fathers if so thank you . steven mpls,mn.

Re: Family History

Posted: 17 Jan 2013 6:09PM GMT
Classification: Query
The Digitalarkivet web site has been adding scanned images of the original Norwegian parish church records for anyone with Internet access since November 2005.

The Digitalarkivet web site -
An English option is available by clicking on that word from either the left hand column or the blue link bar along the bottom of the homepage.
The scanned images are available from the homepage link "Skanna kyrkjebøker" [Norwegian version]/"Digitised parish records" [English version] which is listed along the left hand column and from the blue banner of links along the top section of the homepage.
Clicking on "Skanna kyrkjebøker" [Norwegian version]/"Digitised parish records" [English version] will bring up another screen and listing to choose from. Choose "Lesa skanna kyrkjebøker" [Norwegian version]/"Read the digitised parish records" [English version].
After you've clicked on that link and a new main page has presented on the screen be sure and read the instructions that are available from the Digitalarkivet for navigating the scanned records. The instructions are available in Bokmål (official Norwegian), Nyorsk (Norwegian), Davvisámegiella (Saami), and English.
Recommended basic reading are the "Startsiden" [Norwegian version]/"Main page" [English version], "Brukerveiledning" [Norwegian version]/"User's guide" [English version] and "Om tjenesten" [Norwegian version]/"About this service" [English version].

Good information about translating the formats of Norwegian parish church records during various time periods, many of the basic terms used and understanding how to use the information should be studied at this web site -

Re: Birth of Christian Mathias Andreasen

Posted: 17 Jan 2013 6:19PM GMT
Classification: Query
Kjerstin Marie Olsdatter did die the day the twins were born, on 19 Jan 1860. She was 41 shen she died, so was born about 1819. Her husband, Andreas Andersen, was born about 1821.

Death #5
Kildeinformasjon: Nordland fylke, Alstahaug, Ministerialbok nr. 830A12 (1855-1878), Døde og begravede kvinner 1860, side 231.
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Her son Andreas Bek Andreasen (born 19 Jan 1860) died 6 Dec 1860 at Ulvangen.

Birth of Nikoline Lovise

Posted: 17 Jan 2013 7:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
Birth #6, right page
Born 2 May 1858
Nicholine Lovise
Father: Bendigt Christiansen Aune
Mother: Ane Lisabeth Pedersdatter
Place of birth: thre farm Aune, Tjøtta parish, Nordland

Kildeinformasjon: Nordland fylke, Tjøtta, Klokkerbok nr. 817C01 (1841-1869), Fødte og døpte 1858, side 55-56.
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The family in the 1865 census:
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