Torger was baptized at Kviteseid Church in Telemark on October 19, 1855.
From the Digitalarkivet
Kvitesied Ministrialbok 1836-1858
Page 229 1855 #97
|Born August 10, 1855|
Baptized October 7, 1855
Parents: Michel Tarjesen and Sissel Omundsdtr Hegland (married)
Witnesses: Oluf Kloppe, John Beckoin?, Gunhild Kloppe, Peder Kjobmand?, Sigrid Wraa and Ingeborg Wraa.
Handwriting in the original record is difficult to read and transcription is strictly a "best guess" .... your guess may be much better than mine!