NameSolfest Erlandsen (Frisvold)47,50
Birth24 Feb 1835, Frisvold i Garmo, Oppland, Norway195
Confirmation28 Oct 1849, Lom, Oppland, Norway195 Age: 14
Census31 Dec 1865, Frisvold i Garmo, Oppland, Norway196 Age: 30
Census31 Dec 1875, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway197 Age: 40
Census3 Dec 1900, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway198 Age: 65
Census1 Dec 1910, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway199 Age: 75
Death25 Nov 1915, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway200 Age: 80
Burial25 Nov 1915, Garmo, Oppland, Norway200
OccupationFarmer
FatherErland Olsen (Frisvold) (1803->1865)
MotherSynne Johnsdatter (1808->1865)
Spouses
Birth27 Sep 1845, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway201
Christening2 Nov 1845, Garmo, Oppland, Norway202 Age: <1
Confirmation9 Oct 1859, Lom, Oppland, Norway203 Age: 14
Census31 Dec 1865, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway56 Age: 20
Census31 Dec 1875, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway197 Age: 30
Census3 Dec 1900, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway198 Age: 55
Census1 Dec 1910, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway204 Age: 65
Death9 Dec 1922, Laingen i Garmo, Oppland, Norway205 Age: 77
Burial21 Dec 1922, Garmo, Oppland, Norway205
FatherKnud Pederson (Lyngved) (1798-1875)
MotherThora Paulsdatter (Laingen) (1812-1906)
Marriage23 Apr 1868, Garmo, Oppland, Norway206
ChildrenRonnaug (1869-1928)
 Thora (1871-1957)
 Kari (1875-1950)
 Anna Sylfestsdatter (1878-1964)
 Lars Sylfestsen (1880-1917)
 Ragnild Sylfestsdatter (1883-1964)
 Erland Sylfestsen (1887-1945)
 Kari (1896-1986)
Notes for Solfest Erlandsen (Frisvold)
Solfest was the resident farmer at "Lyngeved eller Ladengen" or "Lyngveve also known as Laingen" farm.

He was working on the Byhrø farm as a "forpakter" at the time of the 1865 Norwegian census. Listed as the farmer for the Laingen farm in the 1886 tax rolls. Laingen was Gnr/Bnr. 14/1, Matr. No. 16, Løbe No. 20, and the tax was 3-4-11 in the old currency, and 5.85 in the new currency.207

Called "Sylfest Ladengen" in the 1900 census and Sølfest E. Ladingen in his mother-in-law's probate.

The date of his death is provided by a photograph of his gravestone taken by Bruce Laingen. Solfest, his wife Kari, and their children Ronnaug and Ola share a headstone.47
Medical
He was vaccinated against smallpox in 1836.
Medical Notes for Kari (Spouse 1)
She was vaccinated against smallpox in 1846.
Misc. Notes
The godparents and witnesses at Kari's christening were Erik Moe, Hans Ekle, Anders and Anne Lyngved, and Kari Ladengen. She was living with her parents on the Ladengen farm at the time of the 1865 Norwegian census.

They ran the Laingen farm. The date of her death is provided via a photograph of her gravestone.47
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