Mads Pallesen Rohde

24 October 1728–6 September 1794
Ørsted, Randers, Denmark

The Life of Mads Pallesen

When Mads Pallesen Rohde was christened on 24 October 1728, in Ørsted, Randers, Denmark, his father, Palle Madsen Rohde, was 28 and his mother, Dorthe Frantzdatter, was 23. He married Marie Kristine Jensdatter on 30 October 1754, in Solbjerg, Ålborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 6 September 1794, in Randers, Sankt Peders, Randers, Denmark, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Mads Pallesen Rohde
1728–1794
Marie Kristine Jensdatter
1734–1764
Marriage: 30 October 1754
Palle Rohde
1754–1815
Jens Rohde
1757–1815
Else Margrethe Rohde
1759–1820
Mads Rohde
1761–1794
Hans Heinrich Rohde
1764–1794

Spouse and Children

    Male1728–1794Male

    Marie Kristine Jensdatter

    Female1734–1764Female

MARRIAGE
30 October 1754
Solbjerg, Ålborg, Denmark
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Palle Madsen Rohde

    Male1700–Male

    Dorthe Frantzdatter

    Female1705–Female

siblings

(10)

    Male1728–1794Male

    Jens Rohde

    Male1730–Male

    Heinrich Rohde

    Male1731–1778Male

    Anne Cathrine Rohde

    Female1734–1734Female

    Hans Pallesen Rode

    Male1735–1797Male

+5 More Children

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

German: variant of Rode 3.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mads Rhode in entry for Jens Rhode, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Mads Rhode in entry for Hans Henrich Rhode, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mads Pallesen Rohde - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Mads Pallesen Rohde

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