Peder Nielsen

1795–7 January 1854 (Age 59)
Munke Bjergby, Sorø, Denmark

The Life of Peder

When Peder Nielsen was born in 1795, in Munke Bjergby, Sorø, Denmark, his father, Niels Pedersen, was 29 and his mother, Bodil Pedersdatter, was 26. He married Sidse Jensdatter on 21 May 1826, in Pedersborg, Sorø, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 7 January 1854, in Pedersborg, Alsted, Sorø, Denmark, at the age of 59, and was buried in Pedersborg, Alsted, Sorø, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Peder Nielsen
Inger Hansdatter
Marriage: 13 January 1827
Niels Pedersen
Jens Pedersen
Ane Kirstine Pedersdatter
Sidse Marie Pedersdatter
Jens Pedersen

Spouse and Children

13 January 1827
Munke Bjergby, Sorø, Denmark


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)

1796 · Odense Teater

Age 1

Odense Teater is Denmark's second oldest theater and one of the country's three main theaters. It is where Hans Christian Andersen started as a writer and is where The Pillars of Society was first performed.
1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 10

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.

Age 19

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Peder Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Peder Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Peder Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1845"

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