Descendants of Peder Bjørnsen Vaula
PEDER BJØRNSEN1 VAULA was born on 01 Feb 1807 in Vaula, Strand. He died on 11 May 1877 in Sagaard, Strand. He married (1) INGEBORG KRISTINE RASMUSDATTER JØRPELAND,
daughter of Rasmus Asgautsen Jørpeland and Berta Bjørnsdtr Botne, in 1834 in Strand kirke.
Berta was born in 1801 in Jørpeland, Norway. She died in 1870 in Sagaard, Strand. Peder married (2) KARI RASMUSDATTER in 1873. Kari
was born in 1823 in Gjesfjell, Årdal. She died in 1913.
Notes for Peder Bjørnsen Vaula:
Peder and Ingeborg Kristine lived on a rented place on Vastveit in Strand. In 1836 was Peder called a farmer and rented a farm on Vastveit.
From 1839 they lived as"husmannsfolk" (cotters folks) on the cotters place Grønnevold under the farm Vaula.
In 1851 they moved to the farm called Sagen, (an earlier cotters place under Upper Bjørheim) Peders daughter Berta, was married
to Lars Monsen Sagaard and the place Sagen.
In 1853 Peder Bjørnsen, voluntary partisipated in "The Danish war" as a drummer and probaly earned some cash. When he returned home, he bought the place Sagen from Ivar Rasmussen "Bjørheimshagen"
Peder & Ingeborg Kristine lived their last years on Sagaard (i folge hos deres datter Berta)
Peder is named after his grandfather Peder (Per III Rasmusson) Haukali, which died in 1798.
Notes for Ingeborg Kristine Rasmusdatter Jørpeland:
Ingeborg Kristine Rasmusdtr. was born at Jørpeland and was daughter of Rasmus Asgautson Jørpeland and Berta Bjørnsdtr. Botne, hun døde i 1798.
Peder Bjørnsen Vaula and Ingeborg Kristine Rasmusdatter Jørpeland
had the following children:
KRISTINE PEDERSDTR.2 VAULA was born on 15 May 1834 in Grønevold, Vaula. She died on 01 Apr 1906 in Webster Co. Badger IA. She married Ole Vellomson Mæland, son of Vellom Mæland
and Siri (Sara) Tysdal, on 01 Apr 1863 in Illinois, America. He was born on 09 Jul 1840 in Hjelmeland and died on 25 Mar 1922 in Webster Co. Badger IA.
ANNA PEDRESDTR. VAULA was born on 05 Apr 1836 in Grønevold, Vaula. She
died on 17 Apr 1882 in Tjøstheim, Strand. She married Ole Ivarsen Østerhus Tjøstheim on 23 Jun 1858 in Østerhus, Strand. He was born in 1824 in Barnevik, Fister and died on 07 Jul 1881 in Tjøstheim, Strand.
BERTA PEDERSDTR. VAULA was born on 12 Jan 1839 in Grønnevold under Vaula. She died on 28 Aug 1892 in Sagaard. She married Lars Monsen Sagaard, son of Mons Nilsen and Marta Jonsdtr, on 01 Jun 1859 in Strand kirke. He was born on 18 Nov 1831 in
North Bysheim, Hosanger and died on 27 Apr 1906 in Sagaard, Bjørheimsbygd.
ANNA MARIE PEDERSDTR. VAULA was born on 31 Jul 1841 in Grønnevold, Vaula. She died on 19 Sep 1888 in Jørpeland, Norway. She married Rasmus
Ivarsen Jørpeland, son of Ivar Isaksen and Siri Rasmusdtr. Kvalshaug, in 1864 in Jørpeland, Norway. He was born in 1835 in Kvalshaug, Jørpeland and died on 26 Nov 1883 in Hodel, Jørpeland, Norway.
PEDERSDTR. VAULA was born on 09 Dec 1843 in Grønevold under Vaula. She died on 25 Jan 1923 in USA. She married Thore Johnsen Rodabakken, son of Thore Jonsen and Ragnhild Eriksdtr, in 1865 in Strand. He was born on 22 Jan 1841 in Rodabakken and died
on 31 Oct 1892 in Holt Township, Fillmore Country, USA.
RAKEL PEDRESDTR. VAULA was born on 28 Apr 1846 in Grønevold, Vaula. She died in 1930 in Leite, Jørpeland. She married Anders Olsen Leite, son of Ola Eivindson
Måland and Malene Andersdtr Rotabakken, in 1867. He was born in 1840 in Leite and died in 1914 in Leite, Jørpeland.
KRISTINE PEDERSDTR. VAULA2 (Peder Bjørnsen1) was born on 15 May
1834 in Grønevold, Vaula. She died on 01 Apr 1906 in Webster Co. Badger IA. She married Ole Vellomson Mæland, son of Vellom Mæland and Siri (Sara) Tysdal, on 01 Apr 1863 in Illinois, America. Ole was born on 09 Jul 1840 in Hjelmeland. He
died on 25 Mar 1922 in Webster Co. Badger IA.
Notes for Kristine Pedersdtr. Vaula: Kristine Pedersdtr. Vaula immigrated to USA in 1862. Ole and Christine met onboard the imigrant vessel to America. Christine Vaula and Ole Welonson Mæland married
01. April 1863.
Charlotte Ritland Andersen writes, " Christine was the eldest of 6 sisters. She and her sister Ingeborg came to America; the other four remained in Norway. Their names are: Berta Sagaard, Anna Tjosheim, Anna Marie Jorpeland and Rachel
Leite. Berta’s descendants are still on the Sagaard farm.