Lars Pedersen

10 March 1726–25 August 1805
Farstrup, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life Summary of Lars

When Lars Pedersen was christened on 10 March 1726, in Farstrup, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark, his father, Peder Lauritzsen, was 34 and his mother, Birgitte Mouritzdatter, was 30. He married Anne Jensdatter on 7 June 1748, in Næsborg, Ålborghus, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He was buried in Farstrup, Slet, Ålborg, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Lars Pedersen
1726–1805
Anne Jensdatter
1721–1811
Marriage: 7 June 1748
Jens Larsen
1748–
Lars Lauritzen
1750–1824
Anders Larsen
1752–
Anne Larsdatter
1754–
Johanne Larsdatter or Lauritsdatter
1758–1837
Poul or Povel Larsen
1759–1841
Christen Larsen
1762–1762
Bodild Larsdatter
1762–1762

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 June 1748Næsborg, Ålborghus, Denmark
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (6)

    1729
    Greenland becomes Danish province.
    1730 · Danish Asia Company
    The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.
    1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)
    The Old City Hall was built in 1762 and served as the city hall until 1912. the Hall was modelled after the City Hall that was destroyed in the Copenhagen Fire in 1795. Today the building is used only for ceremonial and representative purposes.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Niels, Bjorn, Knud, Nils, Anders, Jorgen, Egil, Einer, Knut, Peer.Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Peder (see Peter ). This surname is also found in northern Germany. Compare Petersen 2 and Peterson 1.English: variant of Peterson .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Pederson
    Peter

    Sources (14)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Lars or Laurs or Lauritz Pedersen - Church record: birth: 10 March 1726; Farstrup, Aalborg, Denmark
    • Laurs Pedersen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
    • Laurs Pedersen in entry for Laurs, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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