Martin's

Ancestors


Tomas' Son, Nils Tomassen
b. Skejtne Farm, Melhus b, abt 1721, d. 11 Jan 1773
m. Maritte Olsdatter

Nils' Son, Tomas Nielsen
b. Skejtne Farm, Melhus 1751 or 1757
m. Ingeborg Hendricsdatter
27 Oct 1784

Tomas' Son, Nils Tomassen
b. Skejtne Farm, Melhus 1785
m. Marit Joensdatter (1791-1878, Reitan Farm)
25 August 1814
d. 1845 Reiten Farm

Nils and Marit had eight children, the youngest was Hans

Jon
b1815 believe he died young

Ingebor
20 Jul 1817

Tomas
9 Aug 1819
took over the Skejtne farm

Jon
12 Nov 1821- bought the Oyaas Farm

Mali
1 Dec 1823

Marit
21 Jun 1826

Nils
11 Nov 1828

Hans
1 Apr 1831 - bought the Voldhagen farm

the boys "last name" was Nilsen, and the girls Nilsdatter

Hans' Family

Hans Nilsen
b. Skejtne Farm, Melhus 1 Apr 1831
m. Siri or Sigri Oldsdatter (1851 -?, Volgnild farm) 1874
Hans and Sigri had ten children,

Nils
b. 1875

Sigrid
b. 1876

Marit
1878-1887

Ola
1880-1881

Ola
1881-1889

Joananna
1884- 1899

0line
1886-1912

Martin
b.1888

Olga
b. 1890

Signe
b. 1893

the boys "last name" was Hansen or Hanssen, and the girls Hansdatter.

The NEXT Generation

Nils Hansen
b. Voldhagen Farm, Melhus 1875
m. Anna Swentsdatter
before 1903, Melhus

Nils and Anna had at least 4 children who accompanied their mother to the United States in 1906. They used the last name, Woldhagen, at Ellis Island. This is an image of the search results for "Woldhagen"


Harald

Sverre (Stanley)
m. Eleanor Talburg (sp?) age: 15 in Wash. St.
6 children:
Arnold, d. 2000, OR, abt 81
Jack (Jerry's Dad) d. 1983 @ 62. (Jerry is 59)
Doris d.1973 @ 50
Robert d.1986,abt 57
Barbara lives in Tenn. , very ill. she is about 75.
Mark lives in Tenn. , 58.

Johanne

Thora

Martin Hansen
b. Voldhagen Farm, Melhus 1888
m. Kamilla Karlsen
Martin and Kamilla had 7 children,

Helen Petra

Anna Signe Margaret

Mildred Karoline

Carl Norman

Esther Solve

Palmer Martin

Raymond Chester

Olga Hansdatter
b. Voldhagen Farm, Melhus 1890
m. Jalmar Myklebust
Olga and Jalmar had 4 children,

Harold

Adele

Norman

Gudrun

Signe Hansdatter
b. Voldhagen Farm, Melhus 1875
m. Ole Jordheim
Signe and Ole had 1 child,
Barbara Ann

Martin's Story:  

Melhus, Norway

Melhus area map
Martin's Family Tree
to the USA
New York &
Ellis Island
Martin's Relatives

Woldhagen Family Site

Norway's Story

Kamilla's Story

Martin's Story

Family Images

Chicago

Duluth area

Tampa area

San Antonio

This page was last updated by Carolynne White February 2, 2002