Children of Marthe Engebretsdatter ,Fossum and Anders Nielsen ,Venstøp are:
| || i.||Ingeborg Andersdatter ,Venstøp was born 3 OCT 1802 in Var i tjeneste hos Lars Olsen og Ingeborg Holvorsdatter in ,Mæla in 1825, was christened 3 OCT 1802 in Gjerpen, Telemark, and died BET 1825 AND 1910 in Y.|
| || ii.||Hedevig Andersen ,Venstøp was born 6 OCT 1805 in ,Venstøp Gjerpen, was christened 6 OCT 1805 in Gjerpen, Telemark, and died 22 JAN 1809 in ,Venstøp.|
| || iii.||Nils Andersen ,Venstøp was born 23 DEC 1809 in ,Venstøp, was christened 23 DEC 1809 in Gjerpen, Telemark, and died 29 OCT 1810 in ,Venstøp.|
| || iv.||Niels Andersen ,Venstøp was born 19 NOV 1811 in ,Venstøp 26 farm , Gjerpen, (Skien, Telemark, Norway, was christened 19 NOV 1811 in Gjerpen, Telemark, and died 4 MAR 1880 in ,Venstøp, Telemark, Norway. He married Kari Olsdatter Nyhus 30 APR 1844 in Gjerpen, Telemark, daughter of Ole Christophersen ,Skilbred Nyhus Grimholt and Birthe Marie Andersdatter Valen.
She was born BEF 15 MAY 1808 in Grimholt, Nyhus, Solum, Norway, and died 23 MAR 1883 in Gjerpen, Telemark, Norway.
|16.|| v.||Engebret Andersen ,Venstøp was born 21 NOV 1815 in ,Venstøp 26, see ,Mæla 1865, was christened 26 NOV 1815 in Gjerpen, Telemark, and died 6 AUG 1888 in ,Bakken, Skien, Telemark. He married Anna Dorothea Olsdatter Brekke 19 MAY 1844 in Skien, daughter of Ole Hansen Nome Brekke and Inger Kristine Jørgensdatter ,Falkum.
She was born 1 JAN 1816 in S. Brekke, Gjerpen, and died 27 MAR 1861 in ,Mæla I Gjerpen.
| || vi.||Christoffer Andersen Nenset was born 4 JAN 1819 in ,Venstøp, Gjerpen, Telemark, and died AFT 1865. He married Kristin Ellefsdatter 2 FEB 1845 in Skien, daughter of Ellev Johnsen , Texle (Saug) and Ingebor Tronsdatter , Saug.
She was born 26 FEB 1819 in Arbeiderbolig u. Ulefoss Saugbrug, Holla, Telemark, Norway, and died AFT 1865.
| || vii.||Andreas Andersen ,Venstop was born 14 JAN 1822 in N. ,Venstøp, in ,Mæla, Gjerpen, Norway, and died 20 DEC 1904 in ,Mæla I Gjerpen. He married Anne Gurine Hansdatter ,Ballestad 23 MAY 1852 in skien, witnesses Ingebret Andersen ,Mæla, Halvor Johannesen ,Mæla, daughter of Hans Jacobsen ,Ballestad and Anne Gundersdatter ,Espedalen.
She was born 12 OCT 1819 in ,Ballestad B in Gjerpen, Telemark, and died 9 FEB 1880 in ,Mæla I Gjerpen.