Nicolai Ditlev Ammon Ræder

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Nicolai Ditlev Ammon Ræder (16 September 1817 – 22 July 1884) was a Norwegian jurist and civil servant.[1]

Ræder was born at Kongsvinger in Hedmark, Norway. He was the son of Johan Christopher Ræder and Karen Sophie Hedevig Munch.[2] He was the brother of Ole Munch Ræder, Jacques Ræder and Johan Georg Ræder. [3] [4] [5]

A jurist by education, he worked as a government official in various government ministries, and as a Bailiff (Fogd) in Hallingdal.[6]

In 1870 he became County Governor of Nordre Bergenhus amt, (now Sogn og Fjordane) which he held until 1875 when he became County Governor of Bergen amt (now Hordaland) in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. He held this position until his death in 1884.[6]


  1. ^ "Ræder, Nicolai Ditlev Anton". Norsk Forfatter-Lexikon 1814-1880. Retrieved August 1, 2016. 
  2. ^ Bratberg, Terje. "Georg Ræder". Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 9 July 2011. 
  3. ^ Arntzen, Jon Gunnar. "Ole Munch Ræder". Store norske leksikon. Retrieved 30 July 2016. 
  4. ^ Jon Gunnar Arntzen. "Ræder". Store norske leksikon. Retrieved August 1, 2016. 
  5. ^ Bratberg, Terje. "Ræder". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 9 July 2011. 
  6. ^ a b Nicolai Ditlev Ammon Ræder at the NRK Sogn og Fjordane County Encyclopedia
Preceded by
Johan Collett Falsen
County Governor of Sogn og Fjordane
Succeeded by
Carl Lauritz Oppen