Gunder Anton Johannesen Jahren

Gunder Anton Johannesen Jahren (8 August 1858 – 20 May 1933) was a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party. He was Minister of Agriculture 1920–1921.[1] He also represented Østfold in the Norwegian Parliament from 1903 to 1930, and became president of the legislature in 1925.[2]

Gunder Anton Jahren
Gunder Anton Jahren.jpg
Parliamentary portrait of Jahren.
Minister of Agriculture
In office
21 June 1920 – 22 June 1921
Prime MinisterOtto B. Halvorsen
Preceded byHåkon Five
Succeeded byMartin Olsen Nalum
President of the Storting
In office
1 January 1925 – 31 December 1927
Serving with Ivar Lykke and C. J. Hambro
Prime MinisterJ. L. Mowinckel
Ivar Lykke
Preceded byIvar Lykke
Otto B. Halvorsen
Succeeded byC. J. Hambro
President of the Lagting
In office
1 January 1922 – 31 December 1926
Preceded byMagnus Nilssen
Succeeded byHelge Nilsen Thune
In office
1 January 1909 – 31 December 1912
Preceded byThore Torkildsen Foss
Succeeded byAndreas Andersen Grimsø
Personal details
Gunder Anton Johannessen Jahren

(1858-08-08)8 August 1858
Rakkestad, Østfold, United Kingdoms of Sweden and Norway
Died20 May 1933(1933-05-20) (aged 74)
Oslo, Norway
Political partyConservative
Spouse(s)Lisa Georgine Hansdatter Bjørneby (m. 1888)
ChildrenSeveral (uncertain how many)


  1. ^ "Register of Persons "Norway's Governments since 1814"". Archived from the original on 2012-09-17. Retrieved 2011-06-09.
  2. ^ "Gunder Anton Jahren" (in Norwegian). Store Norske Leksikon. Retrieved 2011-06-09.