Knud Jespersen

August 1713–September 1758 (Age 45)
Storvorde, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Knud

When Knud Jespersen was born in August 1713, in Storvorde, Ålborg, Denmark, his father, Jesper Povlsen, was 50 and his mother, Maren Knudsdatter, was 39. He died in September 1758, in his hometown, at the age of 45, and was buried in Storvorde, Ålborg, Denmark.

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Jesper Povlsen
Maren Knudsdatter
Knud Jespersen
Povl Jespersen
Sophie Jespersdatter
Kirsten Jespersdatter
Anne Jespersdatter
Kirsten Jespersdatter
Mette Jespersdatter
Knud Jespersen
Michel Jespersen
Jens Jespersen

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World Events (4)


Age 16

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 17

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.
1742 · Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters

Age 29

The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters is a non-governmental science Academy founded in 1742 for the purpose of advancements of science in Denmark.

Name Meaning

Danish and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jesper, Danish and Low German form of Kaspar .

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

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