BERTHE MARIE NIELSDATTER
Utreist med/ Emigrated on:
Utreist til/ Emigrated to: USA - 1847.
Berthe Marie Nielsdatter: Born March
31, 1823 on Brekkejordet, close to Skien. Brekkejordet belongs today to
Skien, but was then
a part of the farm Brekke in Gjerpen.
Her parents were Niels Axelsen and Anne Kirstine Saamundsdatter.
Her brother Andreas Nilsen emigrated in May 1843.
Familie 17 - N. Brekke 1845.
In 1845 we find the family in house number 16 under Nordre Brekke.
Anne Christine Saamundsdatter, widow, age 55
Berthe Marie Nielsdatter, age 22
Maren Nielsdatter, age 19
Johannes Nielsen, age 15
Christine Nielsdatter, age 10
Niels Axelsen came from the farm Hyni in Gjerpen and were engaged to Anne
Christine Saamundsdatter from Brekkejordet May 22, 1814. They married July
1997 - Skien
Genealogical page - by Jan Christensen.