Knudt Knudten Jr

Male8 August 1793–4 July 1856

Brief Life History of Knudt

When Knudt Knudten Jr was born on 8 August 1793, in Norddorf, Amrum, Tondern, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia, Germany, his father, Knudt Girres, was 42 and his mother, Gontje Frodden, was 37. He married Marret Matthiessen on 1 July 1813, in Amrum, Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 4 July 1856, at the age of 62, and was buried in Nebel, Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

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Knudt Knudten Jr
Marret Matthiessen
Marriage: 1 July 1813
Göntie Knudten
Göntje Knudten
Marten Martin Knudten
Kresche Knudten

Sources (12)

  • Knudt Knudten, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Knud Knudten in entry for Marten Martien Knudten Knudten, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Knudt Knudten in entry for Göntie Knudten, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 July 1813Amrum, Tondern, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia, Germany
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (3)

    1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

    Age 20

    On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.


    Age 21

    The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 59

    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Knud, Niels, Holger, Jorgen, Ove, Alf, Alfhild, Anders, Baard, Berger, Einer.

    Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the Danish personal name Knud, derived from Old Norse Knútr meaning ‘knot’. Knud was a Danish royal name, Latinized as Canutus.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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