Ingeborg Antonette HELGESEN

Ingeborg Antonette HELGESEN

Female 1854 - 1937  (82 years)

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  • Name Ingeborg Antonette HELGESEN 
    Born 26 Apr 1854  Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 25 May 1854  Domkirken, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 4 Apr 1937  Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Ingeborg’s Baptism Record:
      Year: 1854
      Date of Birth: Apr 26
      Date of Baptism: Mai 25
      Name: Ingeborg Antonette
      Father’s occupation: Steenarbeider
      Father’s given name: Helje
      Father’s last name: Olsen
      Home: 10-143
      Mother’s Given Name: Marte
      Mother’s Last Name: Asgrimsdttr.
      Congregation: Domkirken

      Confirmation Record, Domkirken, Bergen:
      Ingeborg Antonette Helgesdatter
      Birthdate: 26 Apr 1854
      Confirmed on Oct. 4, 1868 by Pastor Greve
      Parents: Stenarbeider Helge Olsen and Hustru Marthe Asgrismdatter

      Marriage Record: Nykirken 1861-1883:
      Anders Nilsen, Tyse, born 2 April 1849, 28 10/12, father: Nils Colbensen, Tyse;
      Ingeborg Olsdatter, Bergen, 26 Apr 1854, 23 10/12, father: Helge Olsen.
      Marriage Date: 24 Feb 1878
      Domkirken

      Per Gudrun Nelson: Ingeborg's brothers--Edward Helgesen and Ole Helgesen.
      Per Gudrun Nelson: Ingeborg's sisters--Katrina Antonette Helgesen, who drowned; Lena Helgesen Espen, who had three children (Emma, Olga, and Henry) and lived in Minneapolis; Lina Helgesen Pedersen, who had two sons (Walter and Orvin) and lived in Brooklyn.
      Per Gudrun Nelson: Ingeborg's mother was Martha Helgesen.

      In a letter dated Nov. 3, 1987 from the City Archives in Bergen, is the following-- "Ingeborg Antonette continued to dwell as widow in Wulffsgaarden 8 until 1917, when she moved to Nagelgaarden 3. In 1918 she moved to Wilhelmineborg barrack #5, and as of 1921 she lived at "Dockers" barrack at Nordnes--and there she died on April 4th, 1937." [Note, per Ake Koel, the Norwegian "barakke" is used not only for military but also for any public housing, such as homes for the elderly, etc."

      Anna's birth record lists Ingeborg's birthyear as 1853.

      Marriage record lists name as Ingeborg Olsdatter. Birth record for first child lists name as Ingeborg Antonette Olsdatter.

      1910 Folketelling:
      Bergen kjøpstad: Wulfsgaarden 8
      (Navn): Ingeborg Nilsen; (Fødelsdato): 26.04.1854; (Fødested): Bergen; (Familiestilling): hm; (Sivilstand): e; (Yrke): Arbeiderske Vask og rengjøring;
      (Navn): Oluffa N. Nilsen; (Fødelsdato): 21.07.1889; (Fødested): Bergen; (Familiestilling): d; (Sivilstand): ug; (Yrke): Paalaeggerske i trykkeri;
      (Navn): Agnes A. Nilsen; (Fødelsdato): 24.07.1896; (Fødested): Bergen; (Familiestilling): d; (Sivilstand): ug; (Yrke): Tjenestepike.
      (Rent): kr.120,00 pr aarc
    Person ID I175  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2017 

    Father Holge (Helge) OLSEN,   b. 1 Aug 1817, Hol, Buskerud, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1872, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Margit ASGRIMSDTR,   b. 14 Aug 1821, Dalen-Driftendalen, Larsgard, Hol, Buskerud, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1896, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1847  Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F59  Group Sheet

    Family Anders NILSEN,   b. 2 Apr 1849, Tyse, Stord, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1904, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1878  Nykirken, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Helga Marie NILSEN,   b. 3 Jul 1879, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1969, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     2. Olaf Nikolai NILSEN,   b. 19 Aug 1880, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1888, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
     3. Anna Katrine NILSEN,   b. 21 Oct 1882, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1944, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Amanda NILSEN,   b. 4 Aug 1884, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1884, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +5. Olga Edvarda NILSEN,   b. 10 Nov 1885, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1960, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     6. Anton NILSEN,   b. 26 Mar 1887, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1901, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
     7. Oluffa Nikoline NILSEN,   b. 21 Jul 1889, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1953, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     8. Agnes NILSEN,   b. 20 Jul 1891, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1891, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +9. Gudrun Marie NILSEN,   b. 4 Oct 1893, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1980, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +10. Agnes Amanda NILSEN,   b. 24 Jul 1896, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1970, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Photos
    Helgesen, Ingeborg and daughters.
    Helgesen, Ingeborg and daughters.
    Back Row, standing, left to right: Olga, Oluffa, Helga, and Anna
    Front Row, seated, left to right: Gudrun, Ingeborg, and Agnes
    Nilsen, Anders and wife, Ingeborg Helgesen.  Children. 1955.
    Nilsen, Anders and wife, Ingeborg Helgesen. Children. 1955.
    From left to right: Helge, Oluffa, Olga, (Andreas, Olga's husband), and Agnes.
    Histories
    Correspondence. Lien, Hans.  Letter from the City Archives in Bergen, 3 November 1987.
    Correspondence. Lien, Hans. Letter from the City Archives in Bergen, 3 November 1987.
    Response from the Archives to a letter that Hans Lien had written to them, seeking information about his mother, Olga Edvarda Nilsen. The letter also provided information on the various places where Olga's mother, Ingeborg Antonette lived, until her death on 4 April 1937.
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Apr 1854 - Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 25 May 1854 - Domkirken, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Feb 1878 - Nykirken, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Apr 1937 - Bergen, Hordaland, Norway Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Newspaper Articles.  Helgesen, Ingeborg.  75th Birthday Celebratory Announcement.
    Newspaper Articles. Helgesen, Ingeborg. 75th Birthday Celebratory Announcement.