Jens Ludvig Andersen Aars

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Jens Ludvig A. A.
Born Jens Ludvig Andersen Aars
(1852-12-23)23 December 1852
Oslo, Norway
Died 22 May 1919(1919-05-22) (aged 66)
Nationality Norwegian
Occupation Politician
Parent(s) Jens Ludvig Aars (Father)
Anette Lund (Mother)

Jens Ludvig Andersen Aars (23 December 1852 – 22 May 1919) was a Norwegian politician.

He was born in Christiania as a son of Jens Ludvig Aars and Anette Lund,[1] a nephew of Nils Fredrik Julius Aars and a grandson of Jens Aars.[2] In October 1876 he married Hansine Henriette Vogt (1850–1921).[1] On the paternal side she was a sister of Svend Borchmann Hersleb Vogt,[3] and niece of Volrath Vogt, and on the maternal side she was a granddaughter of Hans Holmboe[3] and great-granddaughter of Jens Holmboe.

Aars was known as the director of the bank Centralbanken for Norge.[2] He was also the first chair of Oslo Chamber of Commerce.[4] He served as mayor of Oslo from 1902 to 1904.


  1. ^ a b Genealogy
  2. ^ a b Bratberg, Terje (2007). "Aars – slekt". In Henriksen, Petter. Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 17 March 2009. 
  3. ^ a b Genealogy
  4. ^ "100 års historie" (in Norwegian). Oslo Chamber of Commerce. Retrieved 17 March 2009. [dead link]
Political offices
Preceded by
Edmund Harbitz
Mayor of Oslo
Succeeded by
Johan Kristian Skougaard