Giertrud Andreasdatter Berg

1801–after 1835 (Age 34)
Byrum, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Giertrud

When Giertrud Andreasdatter Berg was born in 1801, in Byrum, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Andreas Svendsen Berg, was 36 and her mother, Maren Larsdatter Boedker, was 32. She married Morten Degn Svendsen Stroem in 1823, in Byrum, Læsø, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died after 1835, at the age of 35.

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Family Time Line

Morten Degn Svendsen Stroem
Giertrud Andreasdatter Berg
Marriage: 1823
Lars Soeren Andreasen

Spouse and Children

Byrum, Læsø, Hjørring, Denmark


    Lars Soeren Andreasen


Parents and Siblings

    Andreas Svendsen Berg


    Maren Larsdatter Boedker




    Svend Andreasen Berg


    Lars Soeren Andreasen Berg



    Christen Larsen Andreasen Berg


    Anders Berg Andreasen Berg


+3 More Children

World Events (5)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 4

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 7

Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.

Age 13

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

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Sources (2)

  • Giertrud Andersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Giertrud Ands. Dr Berg in entry for Lars Soren Mortensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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