Descendants of Ole Knutsen Jangaard



First Generation



1. Ole Knutsen Jangaard was born in 1730 in Ytre Skodje, Sunnmøre and died in 1798 in Valderøy, at age 68.

Ole married Berte Olsdotter Mauseidvåg , daughter of Ole Knutsen Mauseidvåg and Barbro Pålsdtr Mauseidvåg , in 1772. Berte was born in 1747 in Mauseidvåg.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 2 M    i. Knut Olsen Jangaard was born in 1775 in Jangaard, Valderøy and died in 1803 at Sea, at age 28.

Knut married Dortea Olsdtr. Giskegjerde (b. 1772, d. 17 Apr 1839) on 4 Nov 1798 in Borgund Church.

Second Generation (Children)


2. Knut Olsen Jangaard (Ole Knutsen1) was born in 1775 in Jangaard, Valderøy and died in 1803 at Sea, at age 28.

Knut married Dortea Olsdtr. Giskegjerde , daughter of Ola Gulliksen Giske and Anne Mikkelsdtr. Giske , on 4 Nov 1798 in Borgund Church. Dortea was born in 1772, died on 17 Apr 1839 in Jangaard, Valderøy, at age 67, and was buried on 27 Apr 1839.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 3 F    i. Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard was born in 1800, was christened on 29 Sep 1800 in Borgund Church, Sunnmøre, and died before 1875.

Olave married Johan Andreas Pedersen (b. 1800, d. After 1875) in 1827.

   4 F    ii. Girl Jangaard was born in 1803 and died in 1803.

Third Generation (Grandchildren)


3. Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard (Knut Olsen2, Ole Knutsen1) was born in 1800, was christened on 29 Sep 1800 in Borgund Church, Sunnmøre, and died before 1875.

Olave married Johan Andreas Pedersen in 1827. Johan was born in 1800 in Haram, Sunnmøre and died after 1875 in Aalesund.

Children from this marriage were:

   5 F    i. Dortea Birgitte Severine Pedersen was born in 1824.

   6 M    ii. Peter Pedersen was born in 1829 in Aalesund.

+ 7 M    iii. Mikal Andreas Johansen Pedersen was born in 1832 in Aalesund and died before 1875.

Mikal married Else Johanne Marie Norberg (b. 1831) in 1860 in Aalesund.

   8 F    iv. Petrine Pedersen was born in 1834 in Aalesund.

   9 M    v. Knut Pedersen was born in 1836 in Aalesund.

+ 10 F    vi. Karen Andrea Johansdtr. Pedersen was born in 1839 in Aalesund and died in 1900, at age 61.

Karen married Jens Elias Berentsen (b. 9 Dec 1827, d. 1900).

+ 11 M    vii. Joakim Andreas Johansen was born in 1844 in Aalesund.

Joakim married Olivia Jensine Olsen (b. 1844) before 1865 in Aalesund.

Fourth Generation (Great Grandchildren)


7. Mikal Andreas Johansen Pedersen (Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard3, Knut Olsen2, Ole Knutsen1) was born in 1832 in Aalesund and died before 1875.

Mikal married Else Johanne Marie Norberg , daughter of Jens Julius Norberg and Maren Olava Tonning , in 1860 in Aalesund. Else was born in 1831 in Kristiansund, Nordmøre.

Children from this marriage were:

   12 M    i. Johan Martin Norberg Johansen was born in 1861 in Aalesund.

   13 M    ii. Jens Martin Oluf Johansen was born about 1863 in Aalesund.

10. Karen Andrea Johansdtr. Pedersen (Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard3, Knut Olsen2, Ole Knutsen1) was born in 1839 in Aalesund and died in 1900, at age 61.

Karen married Jens Elias Berentsen , son of Bernt Andreas Iversen Emlem and Iverine Pedersdtr. Lille-Nørve . Jens was born on 9 Dec 1827 in Emlem, Borgund, Møre & Romsdal and died in 1900, at age 73.

Children from this marriage were:

   14 M    i. Peter Berentsen

Peter married Sigrid Nilsen .

   15 F    ii. Johanne? Berentsen was born about 1865 in Aalesund and died in 1945, about age 80.

   16 F    iii. Oliva Ivrine Dorthea Berentsen was born in 1865.

+ 17 M    iv. Jens Elias Berntsen was born on 22 Aug 1867 in Aalesund and died in 1945, at age 78.

Jens married Mette Marie (b. 1876).

Jens next married Erika Andersen .

   18 M    v. Mikael Dortheus Berentsen was born in 1871 in Aalesund.

Mikael married Ella Moe .

11. Joakim Andreas Johansen (Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard3, Knut Olsen2, Ole Knutsen1) was born in 1844 in Aalesund.

Joakim married Olivia Jensine Olsen before 1865 in Aalesund. Olivia was born in 1844 in Aalesund.

Children from this marriage were:

   19 M    i. Johan Olavius Johansen was born in 1865 in Aalesund.

+ 20 F    ii. Margrete Anna Alette Johansen was born in 1867 in Aalesund.

Margrete married Hans Laurits Gjøsund (b. 18 Jan 1866, d. 23 Nov 1927) on 3 Dec 1898 in Aalesund.

   21 M    iii. Olaf Andreas Johansen was born in 1875 in Aalesund.

   22 F    iv. Jeanne Johansen

Fifth Generation (Great Great Grandchildren)


17. Jens Elias Berntsen (Karen Andrea Johansdtr. Pedersen10, Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard3, Knut Olsen2, Ole Knutsen1) was born on 22 Aug 1867 in Aalesund and died in 1945, at age 78.

Jens married Mette Marie . Mette was born in 1876.

Jens next married Erika Andersen .

Children from this marriage were:

+ 23 F    i. Kari Berntsen

Kari married Thomas Scheen .

   24 F    ii. Elonore Berntsen

Elonore married Herman Brodtkorb .

   25 F    iii. Erika Berntsen

Erika married Aslak Toma .

   26 F    iv. Massa Marie Berntsen

Massa married Ottar Vogt .

   27 M    v. Jens Berntsen was born on 18 Apr 1915 in Oslo and died in 1985 in Oslo, at age 70.

Jens married Marie Sophie Deitsch .

20. Margrete Anna Alette Johansen (Joakim Andreas Johansen11, Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard3, Knut Olsen2, Ole Knutsen1) was born in 1867 in Aalesund.

Margrete married Hans Laurits Gjøsund , son of Sevrin Elias Gjøsund and Elisabet Helene Samundsdtr. Longvastøl , on 3 Dec 1898 in Aalesund. Hans was born on 18 Jan 1866 in Vigra and died on 23 Nov 1927 in Aalesund, at age 61.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 28 M    i. Harald Sigurd Gjøsund was born on 15 Nov 1899 and died on 23 Feb 1942, at age 42.

Harald married Elsie Josephson .

Harald next married Åsta Lindgaard .

+ 29 M    ii. Alf Gjøsund was born on 10 Jun 1902 and died on 17 Dec 1977 in Aalesund, at age 75.

Alf married Aslaug Gjøsund (b. 2 Oct 1910, d. 27 Jan 1982) on 26 Feb 1937.

   30 M    iii. Hans Sverre Gjøsund

Hans married Anny Paulsen .

Sixth Generation (3rd Great Grandchildren)


23. Kari Berntsen (Jens Elias Berntsen17, Karen Andrea Johansdtr. Pedersen10, Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard3, Knut Olsen2, Ole Knutsen1)

Kari married Thomas Scheen .

Children from this marriage were:

   31 M    i. Thomas Scheen

28. Harald Sigurd Gjøsund (Margrete Anna Alette Johansen20, Joakim Andreas Johansen11, Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard3, Knut Olsen2, Ole Knutsen1) was born on 15 Nov 1899 and died on 23 Feb 1942, at age 42.

Harald married Elsie Josephson .

Children from this marriage were:

   32 U    i. Margaret Irene Gjøsund was born on 11 May 1929 and died on 22 Jul 1932, at age 3.

Harald next married Åsta Lindgaard .

29. Alf Gjøsund (Margrete Anna Alette Johansen20, Joakim Andreas Johansen11, Olave Henninga Knutsdtr. Jangaard3, Knut Olsen2, Ole Knutsen1) was born on 10 Jun 1902 and died on 17 Dec 1977 in Aalesund, at age 75.

Alf married Aslaug Gjøsund , daughter of Laurits Andreas Larsen Gjøsund and Petrine Joakine Synes , on 26 Feb 1937. Aslaug was born on 2 Oct 1910 in Vigra and died on 27 Jan 1982 in Aalesund, at age 71.

Children from this marriage were:

   33 U    i. Hans Laurits Gjøsund

   34 F    ii. Margrete Petrine Gjøsund

   35 M    iii. Harald Gjøsund

   36 M    iv. Per Arne Gjøsund