My Maternal Fifth Great Grandfather, Knud Naes, Norway

Lund, Jansen, Knudsen Genealogy

Akershus, Norway, Oscarsborg (C) Forsvarsbygg Nasjonale FestningsverMy maternal fifth great Norwegian grandfather, Knud Naes (Naess).

Born: about 1760 in Norway

Married: about 1780 in Norway

Martha (maiden name unknown) Naes

She was born about 1761 in Norway

Alstadhaug kirke, Skogn - Kirker i NorgDied: about 1840 in Norway (probably Stord, Nord-Trondelag, Norway


Martha, Brite, Amund, Kari, Anne, Eli, Luchirs, Kari, and Inger Naes (Naess)

Ferienort Ulvik am Ulvikfjord, Hordaland, Südwestnorwegen, NorwegenFerienort Ulvik am Ulvikfjord, Hordaland, Südwestnorwegen, Norwegen


Stord is a municipality in Hordalandcounty, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Sunnhordland. Stord is sometimes called “Norway in miniature” since it has such a variety of landscapes: coastline, fjords, forests, agricultural land, and mountain areas. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Leirvik, which is also the largest town in the municipality and the whole region of Sunnhordland.

The battle of Stord was fought on or by this island between the Norwegian king Hakon Haraldsson and the Danish…

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