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Bernard Juel "Ben" HANSSEN

Male 1885 - 1972  (86 years)


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  • Name Bernard Juel "Ben" HANSSEN 
    Born 5 Sep 1885  Bjørnskinn, Andøy, Nordland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Mar 1972  Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Birth Record: Church Book: Bjørnskinn in Dverberg 1866-1886:
      Birthdate: 9 May 1885
      Baptism date: 21 Jun 1885
      Name: Bernhard Juel
      Parents: Grbr. og fisker Hans Andreas Jakobsen og Johanne Gurine Paulsdtr, Bjørnskinn
      Witnesses: Peder Nilsen og kone, Hans Peter Olsen, Marie Magdalene Hansdtr, Bjornskind.

      Living with father per 1900 census.

      Digital Archives: “Emigranter fra Trondheim 1867-1930”:
      Date of Departure: 26 Jul 1905
      Given name: Bernhard Juel
      Last name: Hans
      Unmarried
      Occupation: Jordarb
      Residence: Dverberg
      Destination: Quebec, Canada
      Line: Allan
      Ship: Salmo
      Ticket: Bill. bet. i Amerika
      Purpose: a
      New Occup.: Farmarbeide
      Travel Permissions: Meldt 23/10 Lensmdn i Dverberg

      Border Crossings From Canada to U.S. 1895-1956
      Name: Bernhard Hansen
      Age: 20
      Male, Single
      Laborer
      Born in Norway
      Nationality: Norwegian
      Last Residence: Trondheim
      Final Destination: Dell Rapids, S. Dak.
      Sister-in-law paid his passage
      Name and Location of Person at Final Location: Sister-in-law; A. K. Vik, Dell Rapids, S. Dak.
      Port of Arrival: Quebec, Canada
      Ship Name: Virginian
      Arrival Date: 11 Aug 1905

      Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935
      Name: Hansen, Bernard
      Age: 20
      Single
      Country of Birth: Norway
      Ultimate Destination: Dell Rapids, SD
      Date of Arrival: 10 Aug 1905
      Vessel: Virginian
      Port of Arrival: Montreal, Quebec
      Port of Departure: Liverpool, England

      1906 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta:
      Province: Alberta, Strathcona, Subdistrict 30B
      Hansen, Bernard, laborer, male, single, 24, born in Norway, entered Canada in 1905;
      Vik, Andrew, laborer, male, single, 34, born in Norway, entered Canada in 1905.
      states that he went to Canada in 1921.

      Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935
      Ship: Albania
      Departed from London, England
      Port of Arrival: Halifax, Nova Scotia
      Date of Arrival: 13 Mar 1921
      Names:
      Hanson, Bernhard Juel, 36, married, has been in Canada before in Huxley, 1905-1920, 15 years, born in Norway, farmer, returning Canadian;
      Hanson, Berntine, 19, (handwritten on record: wife of [Bernhard Hanson], has not been in Canada before, married, born in Norway, housewife;
      Hansen Harald Juel, 19, has not been in Canada before, single, born in Norway, labourer.

      Marriage Record: Dverberg i Dverberg 1916-1945
      Marriage date: 14 Feb 1921
      Groom: Bernhard Jul Hansen, Farmer, Canada; born in Bjørnskinn, 1885
      Bride: Berntine Konstance Hardviksen; born in Ibestad, 1902

      Per Evelyn Johnson in August 1995, Ben and Connie used to live in Hauxely; then they moved to Vancouver. They had two boys and a girl, Brian, Stanley, and Agnes. Brian and Stanley are no longer living.

      British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986:
      Name: Bernard Jule Hanson
      Death Date: 11 Mar 1972
      Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
      Male
      Age: 86
      Married
      Birth Date: 9 May 1885
      Birth Place: Norway
      Father’s Name: Hans Hanson
      Mother’s Name: Johanna
      Spouse’s Name: Berntine Constance Hartvigsen [1]
    Person ID I705  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 23 Nov 2013 

    Father Hans Andreas Mikhael JAKOBSEN,   b. 13 Dec 1833, Skolde, Øksnes, Nordland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1914, Bjørnskinn, Andøy, Nordland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Johanne Gurine PAULSDTR,   b. 26 Sep 1844, Kolvereid, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1918, Bjørnskinn, Andøy, Nordland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1872  Bjørnskinn, Andøy, Nordland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Photos
    Jakobsen, Hans Andreas Mikhael (1833-1914) and second wife, Johanne Gurine Paulsdtr (1844-1918).
    Jakobsen, Hans Andreas Mikhael (1833-1914) and second wife, Johanne Gurine Paulsdtr (1844-1918).
    Photo found by Susan Woster Burgoyne at her great grandparents home (Johan Smevik and Hilda Hanssen) during her visit to Bjørnskinn, Norway, in Summer 2018. The photo was labeled: "Hildas foreldre". Hans Jakobsen was first married on Oct. 1856 to Pauline Jørgine Olsdtr. Hans and Pauline had seven children: Kristine, Adolf, Hans, Karen, Anna, Maria, and Helmer. After Pauline's death in 1871, Hans married Johanne Gurine Paulsdtr in Sep. 1872. Hans and Johanne had seven children: Petra, Amanda, Simon, H8ilda, Daniel, Bernard, and Ragna.
    Documents
    Census. Jakobsen, Hans Andreas and family (second wife).  Norway Census 1875. Transcription.
    Census. Jakobsen, Hans Andreas and family (second wife). Norway Census 1875. Transcription.
    Digital transcription of original paper record for Gnr. 128b, Bjørnskinn, Dverberg, Nordland, Norway. Made available in the Digital Archives of the Regional State Archives in Bergen, Norway.
    Census. Jakobsen, Hans Andreas and family (second wife).  Norway Census, 1900. Transcription.
    Census. Jakobsen, Hans Andreas and family (second wife). Norway Census, 1900. Transcription.
    Digital transcription of original paper record for Gnr. 10, Brnr. 10, Bjørnskinn, Dverberg, Nordland, Norway. Made available in the Digital Archives of the Regional State Archives in Bergen, Norway.
    Census. Jakobsen, Hans Andreas and family.  Norway Census 1875.  Original Paper Record.
    Census. Jakobsen, Hans Andreas and family. Norway Census 1875. Original Paper Record.
    Original paper record stored on microfilm for Gnr. 128b, Bjørnskinn, Dverberg, Nordland, Norway.
    Census. Jakobsen, Hans Andreas and family.  Norway Census 1900.  Original Paper Record.
    Census. Jakobsen, Hans Andreas and family. Norway Census 1900. Original Paper Record.
    Original paper record stored on microfilm for Gnr. 10, Brnr. 10, Bjørnskinn, Dverberg, Nordland, Norway.
    Histories
    Correspondence. Smevik, Hjalmar.  Letter to Gerald Lowell dated 20 Nov 1995.
    Correspondence. Smevik, Hjalmar. Letter to Gerald Lowell dated 20 Nov 1995.
    Hjalmar wrote about family recollections, especially about Hans Andreas Jakobsen, Hans' two wives, and his fourteen children. Hans was Jerry's great great grandfather and Hjalmar's grandfather.
    Family ID F51  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Berntine Konstance “Connie” HARTVIGSEN,   b. 24 Jul 1902 
    Married 14 Feb 1921  Dverberg, Andøy, Nordland, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Brian HANSSEN
     2. Agnes HANSSEN
     3. Stanley HANSSEN
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F372  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Sep 1885 - Bjørnskinn, Andøy, Nordland, Norway Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Feb 1921 - Dverberg, Andøy, Nordland, Norway Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Mar 1972 - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Hanssen, Bernard Juel 'Ben'.
    Hanssen, Bernard Juel "Ben".
    1885-1972. Photo found by Susan Woster Burgoyne at her great grandparents home (Johan Smevik and Hilda Hanssen) during her visit to Bjørnskinn, Norway in Summer 2018. Hilda Hanssen was a sister to Kristine Hanssen Olsen, mother of Harold D. Nelson. Bernard and Kristine were siblings.

  • Sources 
    1. [S54] Andøy bygdebok, bind II: Gård og slekt, del I., Borgos, Johan I., (Andøy Kommune, 2003.).