Olson (1783 - 1847)
Rasmus Olson was born in 1783 on Byrkjeland farm, Masfjorden in Hordaland
County, Norway. He died December 17, 1847 on the place Teigane on Kvamsdal
farm in Masfjorden. He was son of Ola
Jonson and Ragnhild
Gievlesdatter. Rasmus married widow Marta
Hansdatter from Kvamsdal farm in 1813. They had 6 children:
b. 1815, Teigane, Kvamsdal farm, d. March 05, 1906, Kvamsdallien farm.
2. Ragnhild Rasmusdatter b. 1818, Teigane,
3. Gjertrud Rasmusdatter b. 1821, Teigane,
4. Botolf Rasmussen b. 1823, Teigane,
5. Henrikka Rasmusdatter b. 1828, Teigane,
6. Marta Rasmusdatter b. 1829, Teigane,
Kvamsdal farm. 1)
Churchbook and censuses, Digitalarkivet.