HALVOR ZACHARIASEN KLEVEN

Utreist med/ Emigrated on:

Utreist til/ Emigrated to: USA - 1845.


Halvor Zachariasen Kleven:  He was born August 9, 1822 on the farm Kleven(1) in Gjerpen, Norway. His parents were ZachariasJensen Kleven and Anne Halvorsdatter. His father had been married twice; first with Marte Olsdatter and with herhe had one son Jens Zachariasen who came to USA in 1881 and one daughter Kirsten who died in 1831. He then married Anne Halvorsdatter and had 4 children; Marte Maria Zachariasdatter born 1820, Halvor Zachariasen born 1822, Isak Zachariasen born 1826, Knud Zachariasen born 1829 (to USA in 1849) and Hedevig born 1832.
          This family is a decendent of the Zacharias Schanke-family from Seljord, Telemark in Norway.

 1997 - Skien Genealogical page - by Jan Christensen.