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  • Born: 24 Apr 1889, Eid, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
  • Marriage: Anna GJERDE
  • Died: Jun 1962 aged 73

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Research: internet,,. Martin Heggen was born 24.04.1889. He died in June 1962. In the picture, he must have been 20 years. Heggen Martin grew up in Eidsgata ilag with three brothers and a sister. He inherited the house after his parents and it was notched down and moved to Cross Street, also in the center of Eid. Martin was married to Anna Gjerde from Eid, and they had six children, the one who died small. Martin worked much as roadworks. He had three sons who played football at Eid and were probably concerned about it. (Informant: Marit Heggen.)

• He appeared on the census in 1900 in Eid, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. Eid 7 Under 45 1 Gjerde
1483 Tollef Larsen m b Hf g Bygningssnedker Husmand og strandsidder 1858 Hornindal herr. n s
1484 Anna Olsdtr k b Hm g Skrædder 1852 t n s
1485 Laurits Tollefsen m b S ug Typograf 1882 t n s
1486 Oline Tollefsdtr k b D ug Datter 1887 t n s
1487 Martin Tollefsen m b S ug Søn 1889 t n s
1488 Olaf Tollefsen m b S ug Søn 1892 t n s

• He appeared on the census in 1910 in Eid, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. 001 01 Anne Heggen 29.06.1852 Eid hm e Husmandskone, syerske b
002 01 Martin Heggen 24.04.1890 Eid s ug Typograf b
003 01 Olav Heggen 06.12.1892 Eid s ug Typograf b
004 01 Oline Heggen 06.02.1887 Eid d ug Syerske b
Residence (house/farm/property)
0017 Gjerde4514-2-24-2-2
Census district
005a Eid

• He was employed. The 1910 census says that Martin was a Typographer


Martin married Anna GJERDE, daughter of Peder Andreas Rasmusen GJERDE and Samuline Valdemarsdtr GJERDE. (Anna GJERDE was born on 3 Apr 1894 in Eid, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway.)

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