Abraham Abrahamson Henden1

M, b. 24 August 1863, d. 20 August 1919
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Barbara Joyce Zanzig
ChartsAbraham Jonsen and Oline Monsdatter's Descendants
Abraham A. Henden (1863-1919)
     Ahnentafel/Henry number 00014.6.
     Abraham Abrahamson Henden was born on 24 August 1863 at Hennebygda, Vereide, Gloppen, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway.2,3,4 He was the son of Abraham Jonson Henden and Oline Monsdatter Hopland.1,5 Abraham Abrahamson Henden was christened on 27 August 1863 at Vereide, Gloppen, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway.3

     Abraham Abrahamson Henden married Gurine Hansdatter Vangsnes, daughter of Hans Siurson Vangsnes and Britha Hansdatter Vangsnes, on 8 May 1895 at Bergen, Bergen, Norway, at age 31; a civil marriage.5,6 Abraham Abrahamson Henden was a painter (maler). One of the homes in Hennebygda still has a mural on the wall that Abraham painted. (Sandal: "Han var ein dugande fanemåler og har måla mange landskapsmåleri som finst på garden.")2,7 The attached photo is of Abraham painting.
     Abraham Abrahamson Henden died on 20 August 1919 at Bergen, Norway, at age 55.5,8 He was buried on 28 August 1919 at Vangsnes, Vik, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway.9
Last Edited12 Aug 2014

Citations

  1. [S387] Betty Stewart, "Family File, Henden", online unpublished, Alma Stewart and Betty Stewart (Eugene, Oregon), downloaded 1999.
  2. [S382] Mons Henden, compiler, Hennebygda, Ei Kultursoge (Sandane, Norway: Eige Forlag, 1963). Hereinafter cited as Hennebygda.
  3. [S459] Norway, Sogn og Fjordane, 1855-1870 Kirkebok for Presten Gloppen vol. 9; film #0278139 (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 24 Jan 1961), p.44?, item 49. Hereinafter cited as Kirkebok, Gloppen, 1855-1870.
  4. [S355] This source reports a birth year of 1865 household, 1865 Norwegian census,. (Oslo, Norway: Norwegian National Archives (Riksarkivet)) http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=n&filnamn=arkivverket/ft1865/f61448&spraak=eFFF&eigar=Digitalarkivet
  5. [S382] Mons Henden, compiler, Hennebygda, Ei Kultursoge (Sandane, Norway: Eige Forlag, 1963), p. 275. Hereinafter cited as Hennebygda.
  6. [S848] "Norway, Hordaland, Marriages in Bergen 1816-1911" online database (URL http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/index-eng.htm). Oslo, Norway: Digitalarkivet (Norwegian National Archives), 28 Jan 1998. Compiled by Digitalarkivet. Original data: Bergen parish records, no. 31787. Church is given as BB, Byskriveren i Bergen, a civil marriage.
  7. [S439] Per Sandal, Soga om Gloppen og Breim, Gardar og ætter (Farms and families) III. Vereide sokn, Band IV (Sandane, Norway: Sparebanken Sogn og Fjordane Gloppen, 1992), p. 185. Hereinafter cited as Gloppen bygdebok vol. 4.
  8. [S951] "Norway, Hordaland, Døde i Bergen 1912-1972 (Deaths in Bergen 1912-1972)" online database (URL http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=bedo1912&spraak=e&metanr=27). Oslo, Norway: Digitalarkivet (Norwegian National Archives), 1996. Compiled by Ragna Neteland, Tor Amundsen and Yngve Nedrebø. Original data: Bergen church registers, Abraham Abrahamsen Henden (indexed as Hhenden), no. 538.
  9. [S952] Norway, Hordaland, 1880-1934 Vangsnes in Vik, Parish register copy nr. C 2 (1880-1934); (Oslo, Norway: Digitalarkivet), http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_kildeid=2004&idx_id=2004&uid=ny&idx_side=-71, Abraham Abrahamson Henden, Death and burial records 1916-1923, page 87. Hereinafter cited as Kirkebok, Vangnes, 1880-1934.
  10. [S355] 1865 Norwegian census,. (Oslo, Norway: Norwegian National Archives (Riksarkivet)) http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=n&filnamn=arkivverket/ft1865/f61448&spraak=eFFF&eigar=Digitalarkivet
  11. [S376] Pundersmuget 7, Bergen household, Norwegian 1900 census population schedule. (Bergen, Norway: Norwegian National Archives (Riksarkivet), 26 May 1998). Norwegian National Archives (Riksarkivet.)