From this page you may go to the family tree.
At the moment the family tree contain
information about more than 12 000 persons.
It includes spouses and parent-in-law.
Family members are also free to make available
here information thay have about their other
The family tree at the moment contain limited
information about each person. You will
find information about name as well as time and
place of birth, wedding and death. In
addition you will find the family connection
between the persons. By clicking on a name
you go to their place in the family tree, which
wil give information about parents, spouse and
children. This way you may trace their
descendents or ancestors in the family
It is an intention to provide more
information about each person. But before
we provide this, private information must be
removed and extensive quality controls must be
completed. It will take a long time before
the family tree itself contain more textual
To compensate for the missing information,
you will find an index to historical stories
concerning the family under "Family
stories". The focus is particularly on
our common ancestors in the 16th and 17th
century. But you will also find stories
from more present times. We hope that the
number of stories will increase, and that you
often will find new stories. You are also
welcome to provide text about your family,
to be made available here.
From this page, you may use "Family
tree" to go directly to the family
information, or you
may click here.
About the internet files and the software Legacy Family Tree
The internet-version of the family tree is
generated from the family tree software LEGACY
FAMILY TREE. This software is used by Knut Geelmuyden
to collect and keep in order the family
information concerning our family. Legacy
Family Tree is among the limited number of
software alternatives that may be recommended
for family research. From the web page http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/
you may download the software without any
cost. If you want to pay a limited amount,
you will get the last version with all the
latest functions included.
Any good family history software should be
able to export information to another software
by using the special format called gedcom.
Gedcom is a tool for transporting family
information between different family history
software. It may be used to transfere the
information to Legacy Family Tree.
FAMILY TREE is available in english,
norwegian, danish and dutch.
support group for the family history
for the family tree: Norwegian - English - Dutch
on the website