Maren Christensdatter

Brief Life History of Maren

When Maren Christensdatter was born about 1706, in Sindal, Åstrup, Denmark, her father, Mr Christen, was 25 and her mother, Ann Petersdatter, was 20. She married Thomas Jensen on 20 February 1735, in Sindal, Åstrup, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Jensen
1705–
Maren Christensdatter
1706–
Marriage: 20 February 1735
Johanne Thomsen
1735–
Cathrine Amelia Thomasdatter
1738–
Kiersten Thomasdatter
1736–1802
Christen Thomsen
1737–
Anne Thomsen
1739–
Sidsel Thomasdatter
1784–1784

Sources (8)

  • Maren Christensdatter in entry for Maren Christiana, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Maren Christensdatter in entry for Sidsel Thomasdatter, "Denmark Burials, 1640-1917"
  • Maren Christensdr in entry for Christen Thomsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

World Events (8)

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.

1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

Name Meaning

Mainly U.S.: variant spelling of Darren .

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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