Nils Eriksson Frette

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Nils Eriksson Frette

Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
Death: 1696 (74)
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
Place of Burial: Frette, Hordaland, Norway
Immediate Family:

Son of Erik Nilsen Frette and Madelene Frette
Husband of Siri Rasmusdatter Tjelmeland
Father of Kristi Nilsdatter Vinja; Erik Nilsson Vinja; Hans Nilsson Hovland; Lars Nilsson Stangeland; Rasmus Nilsson Frette and 3 others
Brother of Tollef Erikson Guggedal; Hans Eriksson Frette; Ola Eriksson Frette; Siri Eriksdotter Frette and Lisbet Eriksdotter Frette

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Cecilie Nygård
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About Nils Eriksson Frette

mentioned in Etne-soga by Ståle Dyrvik, vol II Bygde- og gardssoge 1660-1800 Frette item 2 at the bottom of p 428 as well as under his parents on p 430 (bruk nr. 6-7)

translation of p 428 about Nils: Nils Eriksson f. 1622 on Frette, d. 1696 on Frette, was born on the neighbour farm and was the son of the brother of the previous user. He took over the farm some time in the middle or the end of the 1650s. Nils was a wealthy man who in the 1680s owned parts in the farms Vinja, Flokatveit and Kaldheim in Etne. In 1695 he was mentioned as a seller of a part in Nordheim.


Nils was the previous owner's brother's son. He took over the farm sometime in the middle of the 1650's. Nils was a wealthy man that owned 8 different parts of land in Vinja, Flokatveit and Kaldheim in Etne. In 1695 he is mentioned to have sold a piece of land he inherited in Norheim. The year after he died.

Source: Etne-soga by Ståle Dyrvik, vol II Bygde- og gardssoge 1660-1800 page 428.

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Nils Eriksson Frette's Timeline

1622
1622
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
1655
1655
Age 33
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
1659
1659
Age 37
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
1660
1660
Age 38
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
1664
1664
Age 42
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
1664
Age 42
Hordaland, Norge
1670
1670
Age 48
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
1676
1676
Age 54
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
1682
1682
Age 60
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway
1696
1696
Age 74
Frette, Etne, Hordaland, Norway