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My Husband’s Paternal 7th. Great Norwegian Grandfather, Siver Olsen Jotten

Johnson Family Genealogy

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Norwegian Coastline

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1681–Deceased • MFVC-Z1K

Married: 6 August 1702 in Domkirken, Stavaland, Rogaland, Norway

Children:  Amund Siversen
1702–1743 • M64S-FKK
Tromso, Norway Beaches
Tromso Beaches, Norway
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Troms, Tromso, Norway
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Hordaland, Norway
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My Maternal 9th. Great Norwegian Grandfather, Lars Evenson Sorgard-Syrstad

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Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

The name Meldal, Old Norwegian Medal , means “in the middle of the valley” and refers to its location in the middle of the Orkla Valley in Sør-Trøndelag . Meldal borders in the north towards Orkdal , in the east towards Melhus and Midtre Gauldal , in the south towards Rennebu and in the west towards Rindal . A person resident in the municipality of Meldal is called “Medaling” and “Medal’n” is the local pronunciation of the name Meldal. source: Wikipedia

Meldal sentrum med nye Meldal skole

Meldal sentrum med Nye Meldal skole, Norway, 2012

Name: Lars Evenson Sorgard Syrstad
Birth: 1584 in Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Death: 1664 (76-83) in 
Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Immediate Family:
Husband of Fru Syrstad
Father of Tore Larsen Sørgård-Syrstad, Jon Larsen Sorgard-Syrstad, Berit Larsdtr Sorgard-Syrstad, and Lars Larsen Sørgård-Syrstad.
Added by: Kjell Brynjulf Bakkmyr on November 21, 2008
Managed by: John Solem and 4 others
Source: geni.com

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Nye Meldal skole 2, Norway, 2012

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Sørgard Syrstad Family Farm, Norway

Sørgard Syrstad: ‘Sørgard Syrstad is one of the few farms in the village that has had our seafaring goods so far in the past that one has matrices to adhere to, and with the same family to this day.

Lars Syrstad, b. 1584, was in the room at the cup tax in 1645, and in 1657 he paid the cattle tax with 7 1/2 places. He was a self-proprietor.

They had the children: Tore, Jon, Berit and Lars.

‘Tar then with the ownership row after Lars: The next owner was the son Tore Larsson, b. 1630, gm Marit.

Their second son, Erik b. 1670 became the owner after them. Erik was gm Marit Eriksd. They had 12 children. Their eldest son Tore, b. 1700 then became the owner.
https://forum.arkivverket.no/topic/134049-48607-meldals-trlag-jonas-thoresen-f-1744-og-ingeborg-olsdtr-f-1751/

Syrstad Farm

Syrstad Family Farm, Norway

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My Maternal 8th. Great Norwegian Grandfather, Tore Larsson Sorgard Syrstad

Hoston, Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

Hoston, Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

Tore Larsson Sørgård-Syrstad
Gender: Male
Birth: 1630
Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Immediate Family:
Son of Lars Evenson Syrstad
Husband of Marit Sørgård-Syrstad

Father of Erik Toreson Syrstad; Ingeborg Toresd Stor-Svinsås and Lars Toresson Sørgard Syrstad
Added by: Kjell Brynjulf Bakkmyr on November 21, 2008
Managed by: Kjell Brynjulf Bakkmyr and 5 others
Source: geni.com

Syrstad Farm

Syrstad Family Farm

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My Maternal 7th. Great Norwegian Grandfather, Erik Toreson Sorgard (Syrstad)

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Syrstad_Oppigard_Gjevilvasshytta_Sør-Trøndelag_Riksantikvaren-Farm_Norway

Name: Erik Toreson Sorgard Syrstad 

Born: 1670 in Meldal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

Erik Toreson Syrstad
Gender: Male
Birth: 1670
Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

Immediate Family:
Son of Tore Larsson Sørgård-Syrstad and Marit Sørgård-Syrstad
Husband of Marit Eriksdotter Syrstad
Father of Tore Eriksen Sørgard Syrstad; Erik Eriksson Syrstad; Ole Eriksson Syrstad; Marit Eriksdatter Syrstad; Lars Eriksson Syrstad and 1 other
Brother of Ingeborg Toresdt Stor-Svinsås and Lars Toresson Sørgard Syrstad
Added by: John Solem on October 6, 2009
Managed by: Magni Strøm Mauset, John Solem, Odd-Roger Krutvik and Thea Sørensen   S
ource: geni.com

Syrstad Farm

Syrstad Family Farm, Norway

Children: (11)

Tore Eriksen Sorgard Syrstad
1700–Deceased • L8S9-X2Q​​

Erik Eriksen Sorgard Syrstad
1706–Deceased • L8S9-ZZN​​

Ole Eriksen Sorgard Syrstad
1707–Deceased • L8S9-ZNJ​​

Erik Eriksen Sorgard Syrstad
1708–1708 • L8S9-Z5S​​

Lars Eriksen Sorgard Syrstad
1709–Deceased • L8MM-N23​​

Ole Eriksen Sorgard Syrstad
1712–1804 • L8MM-NDJ​​

Marith Eriksd Sorgard Syrstad
1714–1715 • L8S9-838​​

Marith Eriksd Sorgard Syrstad
1715–1721 • L8S9-S6X​​

Erik Eriksen Sorgard Syrstad
1718–1718 • L8MM-NC4​​

Dardi Eriksd Sorgard Syrstad
1720–Deceased • L8MM-JDB​​

Kari Erichsd Sorgard Syrstad
1725–Deceased • GS2R-Y57

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My Maternal 6th. Great Norwegian Grandfather, Ole Eriksen Sorgard (Syrstad)

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Orkanger, Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

My maternal 6th. great Norwegian grandfather, Ole Eriksson (Syrstad)
Birth: 1712
Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Death: September 09, 1804 (92)
Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

Syrstad Farm

Resided: Syrstad Family Farm, is nearby to Engaklova and Engaklova. Syrstad has an elevation of 100 meters, and is south of Reggestad and southwest of Nøklegård øst.

Immediate Family:
Son of Erik Toreson Syrstad and Marit Eriksdotter Syrstad
Husband of Barbro Larsdotter Syrstad
Father of Erik Olsson Muan; Johan Olsen Muan; Peder Olsen Muan; Ole Olsen Muan; Lars Olson Hoston and 1 other
Brother of Tore Eriksen Sørgard Syrstad; Erik Eriksson Syrstad; Marit Eriksdatter; Lars Eriksson Syrstad and Dordi Eriksdatter
Added by: John Solem on October 6, 2009
Managed by: Kari-Elin R. Lillemo and 4 others
Source: geni.com

Hoston, Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

Hoston, Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

Name: Ole Eriksen Sorgard (Syrstad)

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Marriage: about 1733 in Sør-Trøndelag, Norway to
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Children: (6) of Barbro Larsdatter Syrstad (Voll) and Ole Eriksen Sorgard Syrstad
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Sørgard Syrstad: ‘Sørgard Syrstad is one of the few farms in the village that has had our seafaring goods so far in the past that one has matrices to adhere to, and with the same family to this day. Lars Syrstad, b. 1584, was in the room at the cup tax in 1645, and in 1657 he paid the cattle tax with 7 1/2 places. He was a self-proprietor. They had the children: Tore, Jon, Berit and Lars.’Tar then with the ownership row after Lars: The next owner was the son Tore Larsson, b. 1630, gm Marit. Their second son, Erik b. 1670 became the owner after them. Erik was gm Marit Eriksdt. They had 12 children. Their eldest son Tore, b. 1700 then became the owner
https://forum.arkivverket.no/topic/134049-48607-meldals-trlag-jonas-thoresen-f-1744-og-ingeborg-olsdtr-f-1751/
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My Maternal 5th. Great Norwegian Grandfather, Hans Olsen Muan

Hoston, Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

Hoston, Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

My maternal 5th. great Norwegian grandfather, Hans Olsen Muan
Birth: 1756  in Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

Christened: 16 March 1756 in Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

Married: about 1777 in Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway to Rannei Jonsdatter Muan (Eggen Lemundal)

Death: December 25, 1807 (51)
Hoston, Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway
Immediate Family:
Son of Ole Eriksson Syrstad and Barbro Larsdotter Syrstad
Husband of Rannei Jonsdatter Muan
Father of Barbro Hansdatter Muan; Lars Hansen Hoston and Ole Hansen Gjøåsbakk
Brother of Erik Olsson Muan; Johan Olsen Muan; Peder Olsen Muan; Ole Olsen Muan and Lars Olson Hoston
Added by: Odd-Roger Krutvik on February 7, 2016
Managed by: Odd-Roger Krutvik
Source: geni.com

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Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

Hoston is a village in the municipality of Orkdal in Trøndelag county, Norway.  The village is located on the northeastern shore of the lake Hostovatnet, about 9 kilometres (5.6 mi) west of the village of Vormstad and just north of the border with Meldal municipality. The Søvasskjølen Church is located in the mountains about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) to the northwest of Hoston.

source: Wikipedia

Children: (6) Ole Hansen Gjøåsbakk (Hoston), Kari Hansdtr Svorkmo (born Hoston), Lars Hansen Hoston, Barbro Hansdtr Hoston, Jon Hansen Hoston, Mathias Hansen Hoston of Norway

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Orkdal Kirche, Sor-Trondelag, Norway
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My Maternal 4th. Great Norwegian Grandfather, Ole Hansen Gjoasbakk (Hoston)

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Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

Name: Ole Hansen Gjøåsbakk Hoston, son of Hans Olsen Muan and Raney Johnsdtr

Ole Hansen Gjøåsbakk (Hoston)
Gender: Male
Birth: 1790
Orkdal, Orkdal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Death: January 27, 1870 (80)
Orkdal, Orkdal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Immediate Family:
Son of Hans Olsen Muan and Rannei Jonsdatter Muan
Husband of Kari Olsdatter Gjøåsbakk
Father of Randi Olsdatter Gjøåsbakk; Ole Olsen Gjøåsbakk; Ane Olsdatter Vasslihaug; Lars Olsen Rapet Gjøåsbakk and Hans Olsen Gjøåsbakk Myren
Brother of Barbro Hansdatter Muan and Lars Hansen Hoston
Added by: Gregory David Aasen on October 23, 2015
Managed by: Gregory David Aasen
Source: geni.com

Born: 1790 in Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

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Stange, Romedal, Hedmark, Norway

Married: 9 February 1821 in Village of Romedal, Hedmark, Norway to Kari Olsdatter Gjoasbakk (Tronvold)

Kari Olsdatter Gjøåsbakk (Tronvold) 

Gender: Female
Birth: 1791 
Orkdal, Orkdal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Death: 1874 (83)

Orkdal, Orkdal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

Immediate Family: Daughter of Ole Pedersen Tronvold and Ingri Paalsdatter Paulsdatter Tronvold
Wife of Ole Hansen Gjøåsbakk
Mother of Randi Olsdatter GjøåsbakkOle Olsen GjøåsbakkAne Olsdatter VasslihaugLars Olsen Rapet Gjøåsbakk and Hans Olsen Gjøåsbakk Myren
Added by: Odd-Roger Krutvik on February 7, 2016
Managed by:

Source:

Bård Asphjell and Odd-Roger Krutvik

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Children: Randi Olsdatter GjøåsbakkOle Olsen GjøåsbakkAne Olsdatter VasslihaugLars Olsen Rapet Gjøåsbakk and Hans Olsen Gjøåsbakk Myren

 

 

 

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My Maternal 3rd. Great Norwegian Grandmother, Kathrine Olsen

Haram, More Og Romsdal, Norway2

Haram, More Og Romsdal, Norway

Haram, More Og Romsdal, Norway

Haram, More Og Romsdal, Norway

Haram is a municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is part of the Sunnmøre region. The administrative center is Brattvåg, the industrial center of Sunnmøre. Other important villages in the municipality include Austnes, Eidsvik, Helle, Longva, Hildrestranda, Søvik, Tennfjord, and Vatne. source: Wikipedia

Name: Katrine Olsen, daughter of Ole Thomassen and Kari Knudsdr

Born: 1827 in Haram, More Og Romsdal, Norway

Christened: 18 March 1827 in Haram, More Og Romsdal, Norway

Children: Serine Kristine Larsdr Olsen (Lund)

Married: about 1847 in Norway to Lars Olsen Rapet Gjoasbakk Hoston

Meløy is a municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is part of the Salten traditional region. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Ørnes. Other villages include Eidbukta, Neverdal, Glomfjord, Halsa, Reipå, Støtt, and Ågskardet. Wikipedia

Fishing boat near Ornes, Meloy, Nordland County, Norway

Fishing boat near Ornes, Meloy, Nordland County, Norway

Died: 1887 Meloy, Nordland, Norway

Burial: 11 August 1887 in Meloy, Nordland, Norway

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My Maternal 3rd. Great Norwegian Grandfather, Lars Olsen Rapet Gjoasbakk

Orkanger_Orkdal_Norway

Orkanger_Orkdal_Norway

Name: Lars Olsen Rapet Gjoasbakk, son of Ole Hansen Gjoasbakk Hoston and Kari Olsdtr Tronvold

Orkdal_kirke_Norway

Orkdal_kirke_Norway

Orkdal is a municipality in Trøndelag county, Norway. It is part of the Orkdalen region. The administrative centre of the municipality is the city of Orkanger. Some of the notable villages in the municipality include Kjøra, Geitastrand, Gjølme, Thamshavn, Fannrem, Vormstad, Svorkmo, and Hoston. source: Wikipedia

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Orkdal_Norway

Birth: 17 August 1828 in Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

Christened: 28 September 1828 in Orkdal, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/timeline/GMY3-9RY

Married: about 1847 to Kathrine Olsen (1827-1887) Norway

Children: Serine Christine Larsdtr Olsen (1848-1895). Total number of children unknown.

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Trondheim-silky-winter-night-by-aziz-nasuti-Norway

Trondheim

City in Norway

Description

Trondheim is a city on the Trondheim Fjord, in central Norway. Dating back to the 11th century, Gothic Nidaros Cathedral features an ornate rose window and a detailed west facade. Nearby, the Archbishop’s Palace Museum houses archaeological findings and sculptures, including gargoyles, removed from the cathedral. Ringve Museum is a music museum in a former manor house and barn. source: Wikipedia

 

Died: 15 September 1897 in Rogne, Oppland, Norway

Probate: 15 Dec 1897 in Håverud, Rogne Ø Slidre, Valdres, Oppland, Norway

 

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My Maternal 2nd. Great Grandmother, Serine Christine Larsdtr Olsen Lund, Norway

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Norway by Hans A. Dahl

Name: Serine Christine Larsdtr Olsen, daughter of Lars and Katrina Olsen of Norway

Born: 1848 in Trondheim, Sor-Trondelag, Norway

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 Spouses Name: Daniel Olaus Lund
1854–1892 • 27MX-C5N​​

Marriage: 4 Aug 1879
Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

Name: Serine Christine Larsdtr Olsen
1848–1895 • 27M4-KDB​​

Children of Serine Christine Larsdtr Olsen and Daniel Olaus Lund: (8)

Daniel Sigvald Olsen Lund
1880–1900 • GMYS-T3X​​

Gudrun “Gud” Ivara Lund
1881–1924 • K885-M16​​

Birger Kristofer Lund
1882–Deceased • GMY3-9PK​​

Signe Olava Lund
1884–Deceased • GMY3-MLH​​

Catherine Magdalena Lund
1885–Deceased • GMYS-R56​​

Ottar Roald Lund
1887–Deceased • GMYS-FFJ​​

Lena Astri Synnove Lund
1889–1964 • 27MX-C5X​​

Betry Thyra Dagmar Lund
1892–Deceased • 27M4-KD5

source: familysearch.org​​

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Old-fishing-warehouses-trondheim-sor-trondelag-norway

Trondheim
City in Norway-
Trondheim is a city on the Trondheim Fjord, in central Norway. Dating back to the 11th century, Gothic Nidaros Cathedral features an ornate rose window and a detailed west facade. Nearby, the Archbishop’s Palace Museum houses archaeological findings and sculptures, including gargoyles, removed from the cathedral. Ringve Museum is a music museum in a former manor house and barn. source: Wikipedia

 

Norwegian Folk Music by Jon Faukstad

Norway coastline at sunset

 

Musica Folclorica Noruega.

Music Taken by the album ”Norwegian Folk Music” from 2009, all music credits for Jon Faukstad and colaborators.
Cold but kind music, OMG.

Musica tomada del album ”Norwegian Folk Music” del año 2009, todos los creditos en cuanto a musica son para Jon Faukstad y sus colaboradores.

The Playlist:

I……Brumarsj Frå Lom 0:00
II…..Byrkveen, Reinlender 2:03
III…..Minnesotavalse 4:31
IV….Finngjenta, Vals 6:45
V….Nordheradsbure 9:00
VI….Over Stokk Og Stein 12:15
VII…Skinntrya, Masurka 14:31
VIII…Pols Etter Halvard Ørsal 16:35
IX….Slåpen, Vals 18:38
Category: Music

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Trondheim, Norway

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