Jens Pedersen (1836 - 1916)

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Place of Burial: Gildeskål, Nordland, Norway
Birthplace: Gildeskaal, Sør Arnøe, Nordland, Norway
Death: Died in Gildeskål, Nordland, Norway
Occupation: 1815 i Atterup
Managed by: Jannike Gry Bettum Jensen
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About Jens Pedersen

There have been rumors of Jens having had the name Lagård or Lagaard. I have found several entries about Jens in the Norwegian church-registers from Gildeskaal and no-one of them mentions this. I have therefor deleted this name until we find proof. I will also check with uncle John.

In the Norwegian digital archives from the people count in 1865 Jens (29) and Christane Malene (26) are registered as living in the farm "Nord Arnø" or "North Arnoe" in the school district Oeernes (Øernes) in Gildeskaal. They lived there at the time with their two eldest sons, Ludvig and Edvard, age 4 and 2, and a house girl called Lovise Larsdatter, age 13.

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Jens Pedersen's Timeline

June 11, 1836
Gildeskaal, Sør Arnøe, Nordland, Norway
December 30, 1861
Age 25
Gildeskål, Norway
Age 27
Gildeskål, Nordland, Norway
Age 30
June 11, 1872
Age 36
Sør Arnøy, Gildeskål, Nordland, Norway
Age 38
July 16, 1878
Age 42
May 31, 1916
Age 79
Gildeskål, Nordland, Norway