Søren Pedersen

1709–April 1772
Lerager, Givskud, Nørvang, Vejle, Denmark

The Life Summary of Søren

Søren Pedersen was born in 1709, in Lerager, Givskud, Nørvang, Vejle, Denmark as the son of Peder Lauridsen. He married Birrete Jensdatter on 4 November 1738. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in his hometown, and was buried in Lerager, Givskud, Nørvang, Vejle, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Søren Pedersen
Johanne Nielsdatter
Marriage: 3 November 1745
Stillborn Soiensdatter
Birrete Marie Soiensdatter
Laust Peterson Schmidt
Niels Soiensen
Jens Soiensen
Johanne Soiensdatter
Laust Soiensen
Johannes Soiensen

Spouse and Children



+3 More Children

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+2 More Children

World Events (6)

1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy
Age 4
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.
Age 20
Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company
Age 21
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.

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from Peter .

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

Possible Related Names


Sources (4)

  • Søren Petersen in entry for Laust Petersen and Anna Maria Nicolaysdatter, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Søren Petersen in entry for Laust Petersen and Anna Maria Nicolaysdatter, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Kirsten Lauridsdatter Probate

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