Johannes Olsen
Gunild Svendsdatter
August Johannessen


Family Links

1. Olava Mathilde Edvartsdatter Strand

August Johannessen 19797,19803,19804

  • Born: 28 Jul 1858, Kirkerødplass, Våler, Østfold, Norway
  • Christened: 5 Sep 1858, Våler church, Våler, Østfold, Norway
  • Marriage (1): Olava Mathilde Edvartsdatter Strand

  General Notes:

The 1900 census records his year of birth incorrectly as 1857.

In 1910 August was a widower living on Laabraaten in Glemmen with 2 daughters and 3 sons: Anna Johanne, Johan Arnt, Gunda Elise, Sigvald Fridtjof, and Anker Emil.


  Noted events in his life were:

• He worked as a woodsplitter in a planing mill [klyvskjærer ved høvleri] in 1900 in Glemminge, Østfold, Norway.

• He worked as a sawmiller [sagmester] in 1910 in Glemmen, Østfold, Norway.


August married Olava Mathilde Edvartsdatter Strand, daughter of Edvart Olsen Strand and Anne Thorine Jacobsdatter. (Olava Mathilde Edvartsdatter Strand was born on 3 Jun 1860 in Strand, Onsøy, Østfold, Norway, christened on 16 Sep 1860 in Onsøy, Østfold, Norway and died before 1911.)

  Marriage Notes:

In 1900 they were living on Labraaten in Glemminge with their 4 sons and 4 daughters. 19805