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by littaol
Wed May 16, 2012 10:59 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?
Replies: 27
Views: 5776

Re: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?

Hello Maggie

It is very unfortunate that he seems to be born just after the 1801 census, but I shall try my best :D

You will hear from me soon.
by littaol
Fri Oct 07, 2011 8:59 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?
Replies: 27
Views: 5776

Re: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?

JENS LARSEN WESTH B. 1797 Is there any possibility of getting information on the parents and grandparents of the abovementioned - Siblings, Uncles - Dear Houston This is Jens in 1840: Bornholm, Vester, Rønne Købstad, Sønder Qvarter, Matr. No. 106, F1, FT1840, A7144 Navn: Alder: Civilstand: Stilling...
by littaol
Wed Jan 05, 2011 9:09 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?
Replies: 27
Views: 5776

Re: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?

I think I may have Viking ancestry and when visiting Iceland 2 years ago, was told that there is a website for this. Apparently, a surname is sufficient to denote this ancestry. Can you help, please? Thanks. Dear Reinawhyte Sory that I did not answer you before, but for some reason I did not get an...
by littaol
Wed Jun 02, 2010 9:35 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?
Replies: 27
Views: 5776

Re: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?

To Houston I found a Danish genealogist who has been researching the Rasch family and sent him a question about Philipmine. This is his reply (translated by me): "I have now checked my notes about the Rasch family and found that Philip Rasch was baptized in Rønne (Ronne) in 1797 and had a daughter P...
by littaol
Fri May 07, 2010 8:03 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?
Replies: 27
Views: 5776

Re: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?

Dear Annette

I will follow up the debate in the original forum.
by littaol
Thu May 06, 2010 6:30 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Help with death in Norway
Replies: 2
Views: 1012

Re: Help with death in Norway

Hello I really would like to help, but there are 27 parishes in Oppland and very few digitalized sources. I would have to go through all the scanned parish records. Do you by any chance have more information about George ? E.g. his occupation ? Edited May 7: I have now looked through the parish reco...
by littaol
Fri Apr 16, 2010 3:15 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?
Replies: 27
Views: 5776

Re: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?

Great Sarah ! I briefly checked Ancestry, but did not find them right away. I always feel a little ineffective, when searching Ancestry.............. Very often I can't find anything and I am sure it is beacuse I do something wrong. A good thing that others have good sources and the ability to use t...
by littaol
Fri Apr 16, 2010 8:34 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?
Replies: 27
Views: 5776

Re: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?

Searching Danish records is not easy, but I can give you the links to the webpages, I use: Census records: http://ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm Parish records and some census records (scanned and not searchable): http://www.arkivalieronline.dk/English/default.aspx I have found Philipmine baptism: http://www...
by littaol
Wed Apr 14, 2010 3:41 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?
Replies: 27
Views: 5776

Re: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?

Hi again Going backwards in time, i thought I would make a new entry, so that it should not be too confusing. Census 1850: Christian Peter is still unmarried and living with his father Jens Larsen and his grandmother Kirstine. The name of the farm is 'Gildesboet'. Bornholm, Vester, Knudsker, St. Knu...
by littaol
Wed Apr 14, 2010 10:06 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?
Replies: 27
Views: 5776

Re: Need help with Norwegian or Danish ancestors ?

Hi I will be happy to help, if I can! (My youngest son i actually returning from New Zealand tomoorow, after spending 3 months at Paihia) I did a quick search in the census records and found the family in 1855: Bornholm, Vester, Knudsker, Knudsker, en Gaard, 80, FT-1855, C3326 Name: Age: Marital sta...