Utreist med/ Emigrated on: ?

Utreist til/ Emigrated to: Possibly to Ashippun together with his son Niels in 1847.

Kittil Nielsen Stulen: Born ca 1770-71. He is not found in Gjerpen. He married Dec 31, 1802 to Guri Olsdatter. She was born ca 1775.

Note: He was baptized in Atrå kirke in Tinn, Telemark Sept. 13th 1772 and was raised at the farm Gøystdal in Tinn.
His parents where Niels Nielsen Giøsdal and Gro Tovsdatter (Gard Strøm).

They seem to have lived on a small farm called Stulen under Rising.
They get the following children:

1. Ole, bapt May 8, 1803. They lived at that time somewhere under the farm Søndre Brekke.
2. Groe, bapt March 24, 1805 on the farm Skilbred.
3. Berthe Gurine, bapt June 12, 1808 on Stulen under Søndre Rising.
4. Niels, born Oct 6, 1811 on Stulen under Søndre Rising. Married Dec 6, 1838 to Johanne Johansdatter Bugot.
5. Knut, born Aug 29, 1815 on Stulen u/Grini.

Census 1835:
Stulen, Matricul 160.
Kittil Nielsen, married, farmer, age 65.
Guri Olsdatter, married, age 60.
Niels, worker, age 25.

Census 1845:
Kittil Nielsen, owner, widower, age 73.
Hedevig Zachariasdatter, maid, age 14.

Niels Kittilsen, worker, married, age 34.
Johanne Johannesdatter, married, age 34.
Ole, son, age 6.
Guri, daughter, age 4.
Knud, son, age 1/2.

1997 - Skien Genealogical page - by Jan Christensen