Jacob Andersen Dishington (c.1600 - 1668)

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Birthplace: Holland, Orkney
Death: Died in Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
Managed by: Odd Bjørgan
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About Jacob Andersen Dishington

Jacob (James) Andersen Dishington

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Jacob bevitnet en attest i Kirkwall den 9 Nov 1622, og reiste sannsynligvis kort deretter fra Orknøyene. Hans eldre brødre er senere nevnt på Orknøyene. I 1640 bevitnet Jacob at rådmand (i Bergen) Thomas Thomasen Cromarties (Crommetie) solgte land i Kirk, South Ronaldsay, Orkney.

   * RESIDENCE: 20 May 1656, Signerte brev til Kbh. vedr. saltimport
   * BIRTH: ABT 1600, (James) Holland, Orknøyene
   * BAPTISM: (Holland på South Ronaldsey, Orkneys)
   * DEATH: BEF 24 Aug 1688, Bergen (Borgund, MR ?)
   * BURIAL: (2. g. g. m. en Cathrine / Trine ?) 

James Anderson Dischingthun was born in the Holland district ofStronsand in the Orkney Islands. His name tells us that his father'sfirst name was Andrew, and the only Andrew Dischingthun so faridentified in Orkney was the Reverend Andrew Dischingthun, Minister ofTowsay, who is mentioned in a document relating Patrick Stewart, Earlof Orkney on 5 March 1605. James moved to Bergen where he marriedLutzia Jansdatter of Bergen sometime before or during 1634. Jamesapparently witnessed a fellow Bergen-based Orcadian Thomas Cromartie's[SSNE 6857] sale of land in 1640. He also corresponded with AndrewSmyth, sherriff-depute of Shetland in August 1642. He had sewveralchildren namely Job, Marthe, Wenche, Ahl, Wilmiche, Anders, Anna,Jacob, Elen, Jon and Lisbeth. He died before 24/08/1668 though hiswife lived on until the 1680's. In 1657 his land and wealth werevalued at about 1800 rdl, and in 1686 his son Job lived in his house.Important events in Dischingthun family were recorded in the familybible.

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Jacob Andersen Dishington's Timeline

1600
1600
Orkney
1634
1634
Age 34
1635
January 2, 1635
Age 35
Bergen, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
June 2, 1635
Age 35
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
1637
1637
Age 37
Bergen
1638
1638
Age 38
Bergen
1639
1639
Age 39
Bergen
1640
1640
Age 40
Bergen, Hordaland, Norge
1642
1642
Age 42
Bergen
1646
1646
Age 46
Bergen, Hordaland, Norge