Hafslo, Norway

Bertha Nielsdotter Sterri

Bertha Nielsdotter SterriAge: 87 years18321920

Name
Bertha Nielsdotter Sterri
Given names
Bertha Nielsdotter
Surname
Sterri
Birth August 15, 1832 47 40
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Christening August 19, 1832 (Age 4 days)
Text:
1832 Aug 19 [born 15 Aug] Bertha d. of Niels Jensen Sterrie, Farmer & Anna Iversdatter [Sponsors] Anne Einendatter Sterri [and others]
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageLars Larsen QuamView this family
yes

_HTITL: Father
_WTITL: Mother
_RPT_PHRS: had a relationship with
_RPT_PHRS2: next had a relationship with
_SPOUSE_WORD: Partner
_MARR_WORD: Partnership
_MARRIEDLars Larsen QuamView this family
No
yes

MarriageJorgen Jorgensen NessView this family
yes

_HTITL: Father
_WTITL: Mother
_RPT_PHRS: had a relationship with
_RPT_PHRS2: next had a relationship with
_SPOUSE_WORD: Partner
_MARR_WORD: Partnership
_MARRIEDJorgen Jorgensen NessView this family
No
yes

MarriageOle Anderson DragenyView this family
yes

Shared note: 1880 US Census
Marriage of a siblingAugund Larsson KvamMetta Nielsdotter SterriView this family
November 19, 1833 (Age 15 months)
Publication: Email: dagarnedanielsen@gmail.com) Husband of Marta Hilleren (descendant of Iver Nielsen Sterri).
Text:
1834 Nov 19 unmarried, Augund Larson Qvam [residence] Qvam [Father] Lars Augundsen [aged] 21 & unmarried Mette Nielsdtr Sterrie [residence] Sterrie [Father] Niels Jensen [aged] 19 [Witnesses] Lars Augundsen Qvam, Niels Jensen Sterrie
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a sisterAnna Nielsdotter Sterri
March 18, 1834 (Age 19 months)
Christening of a sisterAnna Nielsdotter Sterri
March 23, 1834 (Age 19 months)
Text:
1834 Mar 23 [born Mar 18] Anna [Father] Neils Jensen, Farmer [Mother] Anna Iversdatter [Residence] Sterrea
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingHermund Olsen HillerenSonneva Nilsdotter SterriView this family
November 18, 1834 (Age 2 years)
Publication: FamilySearch
Text:
Hafslo Marriages 1834 Nov 18 Hermund Olsen, 31 [Father] Ole Jensen & Sonneve Nielsdr, 25 [Father] Niels Jensen
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a sisterSonneva Nielsdotter Sterri
January 14, 1838 (Age 5 years)
Christening of a sisterSonneva Nielsdotter Sterri
January 21, 1838 (Age 5 years)
Text:
1838 Jan 21 [born Jan 14] Sonneva d. of Niels Jenson Sterrie, Farmer & Anna Iversdtr [Residence] Sterri
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingJens Hess Nielsen SterriRagnhild Olsdatter SolviView this family
July 2, 1838 (Age 5 years)
Text:
Hafslo Marriages 1838 Jul 2 Single, Farmer, Jens Nielsen Sterrid [residence] Sterrid [aged] 25 [Father] Niels Jensen Sterrid & Ragnild Olsdatter Solvie [residence] Solvie [aged] 17 [Father] Ole Eriksen Solvie
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: 1865 Norway Census
Marriage of a siblingIver Nilsen SterriLucris Jensdatter BremerView this family
January 18, 1841 (Age 8 years)
Publication: FamilySearch
Text:
Hafslo Marriages 1841 Jan 18 Iver Nilsen [Father] Nils & Lisbeth Jensdr [Father] Jens
Quality of data: primary evidence
Text:
1841 Jan 18 Single man, Iver Nilson [birthplace] Sterrie [Age] 24 [Father] Nils & Maid, Lukrits Jensdr [birthplace] Quam [Age] 27 [Father] Jens
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sisterSonneva Nielsdotter Sterri
August 16, 1845 (Age 13 years)
Burial of a sisterSonneva Nielsdotter Sterri
August 22, 1845 (Age 13 years)
Text:
Hafslo Burials 1845 Aug 22 [died Aug 16] Synneve Nelsdr Sterri, aged 7 [residence] Sterri
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherJørgen Nilsson Sterri
1850 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Marriage of a siblingOle Nilsson SterriMargretha Johannesdatter SolviView this family
October 26, 1852 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Email: dagarnedanielsen@gmail.com) Husband of Marta Hilleren (descendant of Iver Nielsen Sterri).
Text:
1852 Oct 26 Unmarried, Ole Nilsen Sterri [Birthplace] Sterri  [Age] 32 [Father] Nils Jensens [Brides Father's Name] Johannes Ths. Solvi & Maiden, Margrethe Johannesdatter Solvi [Age] 26 [Witnesses] Johannes Js, Hannersen Solvi, Jens Niels. Sterri
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Birth of a son
#1
Lars Sterri
November 20, 1854 (Age 22 years)
Christening of a sonLars Sterri
November 24, 1854 (Age 22 years)
Text:
Haslo Baptisms 1854 Nov 24 [born Nov 20] Lars illegitimate child of Lars Larsen Quam & Berthe Nilsdatter Sterri [Sponsors] Iver Nilsson Sterri, Anna Nilsdatter Sterri [and others]
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingIver Nilsen SterriKari Iversdotter BuskakerView this family
February 27, 1856 (Age 23 years)
Text:
Marriage 1856 Feb 27 Ivan Nelsen Sterri, Widower [Age] 39 and a half [birthplace/residence] Sterri [Father] Nils Jensen Sterri & Kari Iversd, Widow [Age] 52 [birthplace] Buskager [Father] Fras Fanskein? per Buskager [Sponsors names and residence] Jens Nelsen Sterri, Peder Foderef? J_eholen?
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: No children.
Birth of a son
#2
Jens Hess Sterri
May 5, 1858 (Age 25 years)
Christening of a sonJens Hess Sterri
May 23, 1858 (Age 25 years)
Text:
Hafslo Baptism 1858 May 23 [born 5 May] Jens Hess illegitimate child of Jorgen Jorgensen Ness & Birthe Nielsdatter Sterri [Sponsors] Iver Nielsen Sterri, Ragnhilde Olsatter Sterri, Niels Nielsen Sterri [and others]
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingNils Hess Nilsson SterriAnna Jensdatter SolviView this family
November 20, 1860 (Age 28 years)
Text:
Marriage 1860 Nov 20 Neils Nielsen Sterri [Age] 31 [Born] Hafslo [Father] Niels Jensen & Anna Jensdatter Solvi [Age] 32 and three quarters [born] Hafslo [Father] Jens Olsen Qvam
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: 1865 Census
Death of a fatherNils Hess Jensson Sterri
January 15, 1861 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Burial of a fatherNils Hess Jensson Sterri
January 24, 1861 (Age 28 years)
Text:
Hafslo Burials 1861 Jan 24 [died 15 Jan] Niels Jensen, 76yrs [Residence] Sterri
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a motherAnna Iversdotter Hillestad
June 15, 1861 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Burial of a motherAnna Iversdotter Hillestad
June 21, 1861 (Age 28 years)
Text:
Hafslo Burials 1861 Jun 21 Anna Iversdtr, 69yrs [Residence] Sterri
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherOle Nilsson Sterri
June 9, 1867 (Age 34 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Burial of a brotherOle Nilsson Sterri
July 28, 1867 (Age 34 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.
Text:
Name: Ole Nilsen Sterri Little Bear Creek Event Type: Burial Birth Date: 4 Aug 1818 Birthplace: Harslo[sic] Lysters[sic] Norway Parents: Karl Olsen, Kari Olsen [This is incorrect] Nelson, Buffalo, Wisc Death Date: 9 Jun 1867 Burial Date: 28 Jul 1867 Informant: Martha Olava? Church Name: Lyster Lutheran Church Church Location: Nelson, Wisconsin
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingAslak Torgerson Anna Nielsdotter SterriView this family
January 13, 1869 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Email: dagarnedanielsen@gmail.com) Husband of Marta Hilleren (descendant of Iver Nielsen Sterri).
Shared note: Aslak and Anna lived at Chimney Rock, Trempealeau Co., Wisconsin [Luster County Farm and Family History Book, Vol 10]
Birth of a daughter
#3
Anna S. Drageny
about 1874 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Nels A. Drageny
about 1875 (Age 42 years)
Death of a brotherIver Nilsen Sterri
May 12, 1875 (Age 42 years)
Burial of a brotherIver Nilsen Sterri
May 21, 1875 (Age 42 years)
Text:
Hafslo Burials 1875 May 21 [died May 12] Iver Nielsen, 59 yr, Sterri
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sisterAnna Nielsdotter Sterri
about 1884 (Age 51 years)
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death of a sisterMagrethe Nielsdotter Sterri
1886 (Age 53 years)

Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death of a brotherNils Hess Nilsson Sterri
April 24, 1887 (Age 54 years)
Burial of a brotherNils Hess Nilsson Sterri
April 29, 1887 (Age 54 years)
Text:
Hafslo Burial 1887 Apr 29 [died 24 Apr]  Nils Nilsen [born] 1830 [Residence] Mo
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherJens Hess Nielsen Sterri
April 4, 1888 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Email: dagarnedanielsen@gmail.com) Husband of Marta Hilleren (descendant of Iver Nielsen Sterri).
Burial of a brotherJens Hess Nielsen Sterri
April 13, 1888 (Age 55 years)
Text:
Burial Hafslo 1888 Apr 13 Jens Nilsen Sterri, born 1813 [http://digitalarkivet.arkivverket.no/]
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sisterIngebor Nilsdotter Sterri
April 21, 1888 (Age 55 years)
Burial of a sisterIngebor Nilsdotter Sterri
April 28, 1888 (Age 55 years)
Text:
1888 Apr 28 [died Apr 21] Ingeborg Nilsden [born 1811], Alme
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childJens Hess SterriMarie Gunild HalvorsenView this family
about 1890 (Age 57 years)

Shared note: Marriage not located.
Death of a sisterSonneva Nilsdotter Sterri
April 24, 1896 (Age 63 years)
Publication: Email: dagarnedanielsen@gmail.com) Husband of Marta Hilleren (descendant of Iver Nielsen Sterri).
Text:
Burial not located in Hafslo parish register.
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#1
Loran Lee Sterri
July 18, 1898 (Age 65 years)
Christening of a grandsonLoran Lee Sterri
August 14, 1898 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.
Text:
Thompson Valley Lutheran Church Mondovi, Wisconsin Baptism 1898 Aug 14 [born 18 Jul] Loran Lee [Parents] Jens Sterri, Gunild Halvorsen [Sponsors] Kristen Pedersen, Ingebrel Josvanger, Andrina Urues, Jakobine Jakobsen
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sisterMetta Nielsdotter Sterri
November 6, 1899 (Age 67 years)
Burial of a sisterMetta Nielsdotter Sterri
November 11, 1899 (Age 67 years)
Text:
1899 Nov 15 [died Nov 6] Karenki Metta Nilsdatr, Kvam
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Alsey Ray Sterri
October 23, 1901 (Age 69 years)
Christening of a granddaughterAlsey Ray Sterri
December 1, 1901 (Age 69 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.
Text:
Thompson Valley Lutheran Church Mondovi, Wisconsin Baptism 1901 Dec 1 [born 23 Oct] Alsey Ray [Parents] Jens Sterri, Gunild H. Sterri [Sponsors] Karen Torsen, Lina Jakobsen, Ols Knudsen, Tor Torsen
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a husbandOle Anderson Drageny
July 3, 1902 (Age 69 years)
Burial of a husbandOle Anderson Drageny
July 5, 1902 (Age 69 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.
Text:
Lyster Lutheran Church Burial 1902 Jul 5 [died Jul 3] Ole Dregne [age] 89 [born] Sogn Norway
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Selma Sterri
about 1904 (Age 71 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Mabel Genevive Sterri
December 1906 (Age 74 years)
Christening of a granddaughterMabel Genevive Sterri
February 18, 1907 (Age 74 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.
Text:
Thompson Valley Lutheran Church Mondovi, Wisconsin Baptism 1907 Feb 18 [born _ Dec 1906] Mabel Genevive [Parents] Jens Sterri, Marie Halvorsd. [Sponsors] Josef Odegaard, Kristian Halvorsen, Julia Odegaard, Ida Odegaard
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#5
Oscar Nikolai Sterri
January 22, 1909 (Age 76 years)
Christening of a grandsonOscar Nikolai Sterri
March 21, 1909 (Age 76 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com. U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. ELCA, Birth, Marriage, Deaths. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Chicago, Illinois.
Text:
Lyster Lutheran Church Nelson Wisconsin 1909 Mar 21 [born 22 Jan] Oscar Nikolai [Parents] Jens & Maria Sterri [Sponsors] Synova Johnson, Sina Nelson, Iver Nelson, Andy Johnson
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherPeder Nielsen Sterri
November 11, 1911 (Age 79 years)
Publication: Email: dagarnedanielsen@gmail.com) Husband of Marta Hilleren (descendant of Iver Nielsen Sterri).
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Death 1920 (Age 87 years)

Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
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mother
Marriage: July 3, 1809Hafslo, Luster, Norway
6 months
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
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elder brother
3 years
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
Peder Nielsen Sterri
Birth: August 23, 1827 42 35Sterri farm, Hafslo, Luster, Norway
Death: November 11, 1911Resaland, Luster, Norway
2 years
elder brother
3 years
herself
19 months
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Sonneva Nielsdotter Sterri
Birth: January 14, 1838 53 46Sterri farm, Hafslo, Luster, Norway
Death: August 16, 1845Sterri farm, Hafslo, Luster, Norway
Family with Lars Larsen Quam - View this family
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Family with Ole Anderson Drageny - View this family
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BirthGards-Og Aettesoge for Luster Kommune
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
ChristeningHafslo Parish Church Book
Text:
1832 Aug 19 [born 15 Aug] Bertha d. of Niels Jensen Sterrie, Farmer & Anna Iversdatter [Sponsors] Anne Einendatter Sterri [and others]
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death1920 US Census
DeathGards-Og Aettesoge for Luster Kommune
Publication: Volume X: Hafslo 2, 2013
Marriage
1880 US Census Canton, Buffalo, Wisconsin Ole A Drageny, Head, 67, born Norway, Farmer Betsey N Drageny, Wife, 48, born Norway Anna S Drageny, Dau, 6, born Wisconsin Nelse A Drageny, Son, 5, born Wisconsin Sterry Lewis, Boarder, 25, born Norway, Laborer 1900 US Census Canton, Buffalo, Wisconsin Ole Drageny, Head, 87, born Oct 1812, married 30 years, born Norway [immigrated 1857, 43 years in US, naturalized, Farmer Bertha R Drageny, Wife, 53, born Aug 1846, married 30 years, born Norway [immigrated] 1870, 30 years in US Nels Drageny, Son, 24, born Jul 1875, S, born Wisconsin, Farm laborer [Note wife's details do not match Ole's wife in 1880 census nor detail below.] In 1905 Wisconsin census Bertha A Drageny is aged 72, a widow and resident with her son Nelson A Drageny, aged 29, born Wisconsin at Canton Wisconsin. With Nelson is his wife Bertha and son Oscar aged 2 mths. In 1910 census Bertha Drageny is aged 77, a widow and resident with her son Nels and family at Canton, Wisconsin. She had 7 chldren and 3 are still living. Year of immigration is 1876. In 1920, Bertha Dregeny is aged 87, resident with her son, Nels A Dregeny and his family at Canton, Buffalo, Wisconsin. Year of immigration unknown and not naturalized. [Note detail for 1905, 1910 and 1920 census matches Ole's wife in 1880 census but year of immigration should be 1866]
Shared note
Bertha was from Sterri and probably moved to Sterrishaugen about 1863 and lived there until 1866.[Luster County Farm and Family History Book, vol X] 1865 Norway Census Census district: Krekens eller Hovedsognets andet Parish: Hafslo Local Parish: Hafslo Hoved-Sogn Residence Name: Stereishaugen Residence No: 0058 Berthe Nielsdatter, 33, born Hafslo, unmarried, Day Laborer Lars Larssen, 12, her son Hafslo Emigration Record [www.digitalarkivet.no] Destination: America 1866 Apr 7 Birthe Nielsdttr Sterri [age] 33 and two thirds, unmarried Lars [age] 11 Jens Hess [age] 7 and 11 months Anna Nielsdttr Sterri [age] 32 Jens Hess [age] 7 mths
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