Peder Christensen

9 June 1806–
Bording, Bøvling, Denmark

The Life of Peder

Peder Christensen was born on 9 June 1806, in Bording, Bøvling, Denmark as the son of Kresten Krestensen and Ingeborg Pedersdr. He married Simonine Marie Nielsdatter on 12 October 1832, in Bording, Bøvling, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Bording, Hammerum, Ringkøbing, Denmark for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Peder Christensen
1806–
Simonine Marie Nielsdatter
1811–
Marriage: 12 October 1832
Niels Christian Pedersen
1833–
Jens Christian Pedersen
1835–1904
Inger Kjerstine Pedersen
1836–1838
Inger Kirstine Pedersen
1839–1852
Edel Catrine Pedersen
1840–1843
Karen Pedersen
1841–
Maren Pedersen
1843–
Zidsel Catrine Pedersen
1844–
Inger Marie Pedersd
1846–
Mads Christian Pedersen
1847–
Edel Catrine Pedersen
1850–
Johan Henrik Pedersen
1853–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 October 1832
Bording, Bøvling, Denmark
children

(12)

    Niels Christian Pedersen

    Male1833–Male

    Male1835–1904Male

    Inger Kjerstine Pedersen

    Female1836–1838Female

    Inger Kirstine Pedersen

    Female1839–1852Female

    Edel Catrine Pedersen

    Female1840–1843Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 2

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.
1814

Age 8

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 41

The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Peder Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Peder Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Peder Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1845"

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