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Kristoffer Jensen
Marie Johnsdatter
Carl Frederik Viinblad
(Cir 1811-)
Anne Cathrine Svendsdatter
(Cir 1813-)
Ludvig Mathæus Jensen
Elen Amalie Viinblad

Petter Jørgen Jensen


Family Links

1. Sofie Wilhelmine Olsen

Petter Jørgen Jensen 674,678,679

  • Born: 3 May 1883, Fredrikstad Vestre, Østfold, Norway 676
  • Christened: 27 May 1883, Fredrikstad Vestre, Østfold, Norway
  • Marriage (1): Sofie Wilhelmine Olsen on 24 Apr 1909 in Fredrikstad Østre, Østfold, Norway 102
  • Died: 30 Jun 1933 101
  • Buried: 7 Jul 1933, Østre Fredrikstad gravlund, Fredrikstad, Østfold, Norway

   Other names for Petter were Peder and Peter Jørgen Jensen.


  General Notes:

Thorstein Johnsen recorded his birth as 7/12-1885. This is not correct according to his christening record. It was also recorded as 07.12.1885 in the census for 1910.

When he was christened, he and his parents lived at Storgaden in Fredrikstad. His parents were recorded as Ludvig Matheus Jensen and Elen Amalie Viinblad.

During the 1900 census Peder was on the S/S."Sarp", Sannesund. 677


  Noted events in his life were:

• He worked as a stoker, fireman [Fyrbøder] in 1900.

• He worked as a Lighthouse keeper.

• He worked as a clerk [kontorist] in Apr 1909 in Fredrikstad, Østfold, Norway.


Petter married Sofie Wilhelmine Olsen, daughter of Johan Wilhelm Olsen and Carolina Olausdotter Augustin, on 24 Apr 1909 in Fredrikstad Østre, Østfold, Norway.102 (Sofie Wilhelmine Olsen was born on 30 Jun 1885 in Gamle Fredrikstad, Norway, christened on 13 Sep 1885 in Fredrikstad, Østfold, Norway, died on 4 Feb 1971 in Fredrikstad, Østfold, Norway and was buried on 11 Feb 1971 in Østre Fredrikstad gravlund, Fredrikstad, Østfold, Norway.)

  Marriage Notes:

They lived at Voldgaten 2 in Fredrikstad in 1910. Their rent was kr.105 per year. They had their son Johan Wilhelm with them. They were living on Voldgaten in April 1920 when their son Rolf was baptised. They were living at Voldgt. 2 in December 1930 when their daughter Solveig was confirmed. 630,677