Lars Ovesen Jensen


Brief Life History of Lars

When Lars Ovesen Jensen was born in 1550, in Øland, Øster Han, Hjørring, Denmark, his father, Jens Madsen Laursen Kusk, was 41 and his mother, Birgitte Jensdatter Mork, was 22. He married Anne Bertelsdatter Kjærulf in 1579, in Biersted, Kær, Ålborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in 1638, in Biersted, Kær, Ålborg, Denmark, at the age of 88.

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Lars Ovesen Jensen
Anne Bertelsdatter Kjærulf
Marriage: 1579
Bertel Laursen Kjaerulf
Dorte Laursdatter

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  • Marriage
    1579Biersted, Kær, Ålborg, Denmark
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    World Events (2)


    Age 13

    Seven Year War begins. Fought between Sweden and Denmark.


    Age 76

    The Thirty Years' War. The Danish army is defeated.

    Name Meaning

    Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Ove, a Danish form of the older Aghi, derived from a word meaning ‘edge, spear’ or ‘respect, fear’. Compare Oveson and Overson .

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

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