Kjølsrud / Kjolsrud / Jacobsen family album


These pictures are from the personal collections of various descendents of Lars Petter and Inger Laurine Kjølsrud and related families. We have identified people, places, and dates as well as we can at this time. Descriptions and notes without specific attribution are the work of Robert Helfer. If you have comments, corrections, or further information, please send them to r-helfer-6@alumni.uchicago.edu.


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Updated 2 October 2004


Lars Petter & Inger Laurine Kjølsrud


Lars Petter & Inger Laurine
Lars Petter & Inger Laurine
(Robert #29)

Inger Laurine & children
Inger Laurine & children
(Robert #31)

Lars Petter at work
Lars Petter at work
(Robert #32)




Descendents of Lars Petter and Inger Laurine Kjølsrud



Louis Kjolsrud family


Ludvig Kjølsrud, born 1874 Porsgrunn, Telemark
second child of Lars Petter and Inger Laurine Kjølsrud
emigrated to Chicago, Illinois, in 1892

Louis & Marta Kjolsrud
Louis (?) and Marta
(Robert #9)
Marta H. Kjolsrud
Marta H Kjolsrud
(Clare #9)
Marta H. Kjolsrud
Marta H Kjolsrud
(Clare #10)
Gordon & Martha Laurine
Gordon & Martha Laurine
(Clare #11)
Gordon & Martha Laurine
Gordon & Martha Laurine
(Robert #34)
Gordon & Martha Laurine
Gordon & Martha Laurine
(Linda #1)
Martha Laurine Kjolsrud
Martha Laurine
(Robert #26)
Martha & Gordon
Martha Laurine & Gordon
(Linda #5)
Martha & Gordon
Martha Laurine & Gordon
(Clare #1)
Gordon & Lou
Gordon & Lou
(Clare #8)
Martha Laurine with ?
Martha Laurine with ?
(Clare #7)
Gordon Spencer Kjolsrud
Gordon Spencer
(Clare #4)
Martha Laurine
Martha Laurine
(Linda #2)
Gordon & Marta
Gordon & Marta
(Clare #3)
Martha Laurine, 1940
Martha Laurine, 1940
(Linda #6)


Nick Jacobsen family


Nicolai Kjølsrud, born 1879 Porsgrunn, Telemark
fifth child of Lars Petter and Inger Laurine Kjølsrud
emigrated to Chicago, Illinois, in 1904

Nick Jacobsen
Nick Jacobsen
(Robert #28)

Nick & Anna
Nick & Anna
(Robert #2)

Nick and family
Nick and family
(Robert #5)

Lillian Jacobsen
Lillian
(Robert #27)




Descendents of Theodor and Laura Kjølsrud (brother of Lars Petter)



Maren Jensen family



Maren Elise Kjølsrud, born 1881 Eidanger, Telemark
fourth child of Theodor and Laura Kjølsrud
emigrated to Chicago, Illinois, in 1907

Maren and family
Maren and family
(Robert #17)
Maren and Gunnar
Maren and Gunnar
(Robert #13)

Maren and Stanley
Maren and Stanley
(Robert #12)
Maren and Eleanor
Maren and Eleanor
(Robert #11)
Maren & Eleanor with ?
Maren & Eleanor with ?
(Clare #2)



Ted Kjolsrud family


Theodor Laurentius Kjølsrud, born 1883 Eidanger, Telemark
fifth child of Theodor and Laura Kjølsrud
emigrated to Chicago, Illinois, in 1907

Ted and Sophie
Ted and Sophie
(Robert #7)

Ted and son
Ted and son
(Robert #6)
Ted and Nick
Ted and Nick
(Robert #10)

Sophie with Martha Laurine
Sophie with Martha Laurine
(Linda #4)

Sophie and Walter with Marta
Sophie and Walter with Marta?
(Clare #6)
Sophie and Walter with Marta
Sophie and Walter with Marta?
(Linda #3)



Descendents of Anders Theodor and Karen Kristine Kjølstad (brother of Inger Laurine)


Andrew Kjolstad family


Anders Theodor Kjølstad, born 1885 Langesund, Telemark
second child of Anders Theodor and Karen Kristine Kjølstad
emigrated to Chicago, Illinois, in 1909

Andrew and Frieda
Andrew and Frieda
(Robert #8)



Enok Kjølstad


Enok Kjølstad, born 1891 Langesund, Telemark
fourth child of Anders Theodor and Karen Kristine Kjølstad
emigrated to Chicago, Illinois, in 1924, but returned to Norway


Enok
Enok
(Clare #12)
Enok
Enok
(Robert #24)
Enok with Nick
Enok with Nick
(Robert #22)



Miscellaneous pictures




Various groups and family events


Small group, 1920?
Small group, 1920?
(Robert #14)
Larger group, 1920?
Larger group, 1920?
(Robert #15)
Cards in the park
Cards in the park
(Robert #16)
Children
Children
(Robert #18)
Small group, 1920?
Small group, 1920?
(Robert #19)
Large group, 1917?
Large group, 1917?
(Robert #23)
Large group before 1920?
Large group, before 1920?
(Robert #20)
Large group, before 1920?
Large group, before 1920?
(Robert #21)
At the lake, 1922?
At the Lake, 1922?
(Robert #35)



Unidentified persons


Some or all of the people in these pictures have not been identified. If you have any information, please contact us.

Unidentified, Porsgrunn
Unidentified, Porsgrunn
(Robert #1)
Unidentified men
Unidentified men
(Clare #13)
Shipboard group
Shipboard group
(Clare #14)

Unidentified women
Unidentified women
(Robert #3)
Unidentified group
Unidentified group
(Robert #4)
Unidentified boy
Unidentified boy
(Clare #5)


These pictures are from the personal collections of various descendents of Lars Petter and Inger Laurine Kjølsrud. If you have further information, corrections, or comments, please send them to r-helfer-6@alumni.uchicago.edu.