Morten Nielsen Greager
(Cir 1751-)
Mari Jacobsdatter
(Cir 1749-1789)
Karen Mortensdatter


Family Links

1. John Olsen

2. Johan Eilertsen

Karen Mortensdatter 17481,17484,17785

  • Born: 1781, Tune, Østfold, Norway
  • Christened: 14 Oct 1781, Tune church, Tune, Østfold, Norway
  • Marriage (1): John Olsen on 25 Oct 1804 in Raade, Østfold, Norway 16068
  • Marriage (2): Johan Eilertsen on 5 Nov 1824 in Råde, Østfold, Norway 17784
  • Died: 9 Apr 1866, Gillingsrød, Råde, Østfold, Norway
  • Buried: 17 Apr 1866, Råde, Østfold, Norway

   Other names for Karen were Kari Mortensdatter Gillingsrod,17784 Kari Mortensdatter 16079 and Karen Mortensdatter Reklingsholm.16068


  Research Notes:

There was a Kari Mortensdatter working as a servant on the Rechlingsholm farm in Raade in 1801. She was 19 years old and unmarried at that time. This is probably Karen Mortensdatter who married John Olsen.

In the census for 1865 Kari Mortensdatter was 85 years old, born in Tune, and married to Johan Eilertsen. They owned and farmed the Gillingsrød (120a) farm in Raade.

When she was baptised her parents were recorded as Morten Nielsen Greager and Mari Jacobsdatter. 17786,17787

  Medical Notes:

Her age was recorded as 84½ years when she died.


Karen married John Olsen, son of Ole Jonsen and Mari Jacobsdatter, on 25 Oct 1804 in Raade, Østfold, Norway.16068 (John Olsen was born in 1768 in Våler, Østfold, Norway, christened on 30 Jul 1768 in Våler, Østfold, Norway, died on 4 Apr 1823 in Gillingsrød, Råde, Østfold, Norway and was buried on 11 Apr 1823 in Råde, Østfold, Norway.)


Karen next married Johan Eilertsen, son of Ellert Johannessen Staang and Marie Hansdatter, on 5 Nov 1824 in Råde, Østfold, Norway.17784 (Johan Eilertsen was born in 1801 in Stang, Tune, Østfold, Norway and died after 1866.)

  Marriage Notes:

Bachelor Johan Eilertsen Stang from Tune was 23 years old when he married widow Kari Mortensdatter Gillingsrod, 46 years old. 17784