Rognaldsen (1841 - 1907)
Rognaldsen was born 1841 on Lindebotten in Byrkjeland farm, Masfjorden in Hordaland
County, Norway. He died in cancer, Jan. 06, 1907 on Kvamsdallien farm in Masfjorden.
He was buried on Jan. 15, 1907. He was son of Rognald
Lassesen and Helena
Nilsdatter. Nils married Synneve
Olsdatter Kvamsdal, June 20, 1875. They had 3 children:
31, 1875 (# 7), Lidi under Kvamsdal farm, Masfjorden in Hordaland.
08, 1877 (# 9), Lidi under Kvamsdal farm, Masfjorden..
3. Ola Nilsen,
23, 1881 (# 25), Lidi under Kvamsdal farm, Masfjorden. d. June 15, 1900, Heilebrand.
The census of 1900 tells us that the
following people were living in Kvamsdalslien farm:
Nils Rognaldsen Kvamsdal, married, tenant, farmer, born 1841 in Masfjorden.
Synneve Olsdatter, married, born 1843 in Masfjorden.
Rasmus Nilsen, unmarried,
born 1877, fisherman in northern Norway (herring).
Martha Nilsdatter, unmarried,
Ola Nilsen, unmarried, born 1881, fisherman (herring).
Rasmussen, born 1815, (Synneve and Ragnhilds father).
married, wife of a tenant, Synneves sister.
Rognaldsen were living in Kvamsdalslien and used his father-in-law's lease. 1)
Masfjordboka, Churchbooks, Census 1900, Digitalarkivet.