Jeppe Madsen

4 February 1672–7 May 1734
Kettinge, Maribo, Denmark

The Life of Jeppe

When Jeppe Madsen was christened on 4 February 1672, in Kettinge, Maribo, Denmark, his father, Matz Jeppesen, was 42 and his mother, Birthe, was 38. He married Johanne Pedersen on 26 December 1718, in Herritslev, Maribo, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He was buried in Herritslev, Maribo, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Jeppe Madsen
1672–1734
Johanne Pedersen
1700–
Marriage: 26 December 1718
Dorthe Ibsen
1721–1721
Dorthe Jeppesen
1722–1799
Cidsel Jeppesen
1724–
Peder Jeppesen
1726–1727
Peder Jeppesen
1728–1735
Christen Jeppesen
1732–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1718
Herritslev, Maribo, Denmark
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (4)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.
1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

The Royal Danish Military Academy educated and commissioned all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.
1729

Greenland becomes Danish province.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from a pet form of Mathias ( see Matthew ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Jeppe Madtzen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Jeppe Madtzen in entry for Dorthe Ibsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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