Kirstine Margrethe Jacobsen

Female3 October 1806–2 January 1883

Brief Life History of Kirstine Margrethe

When Kirstine Margrethe Jacobsen was born on 3 October 1806, in Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark, her father, Jacob Bendtsen, was 21 and her mother, Bodil Christine Rasmussen, was 34. She married Hans Hansen on 13 November 1830, in Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Østermarie, Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark for about 6 years. She died on 2 January 1883, in Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark, at the age of 76, and was buried in Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Hans Hansen
Kirstine Margrethe Jacobsen
Marriage: 13 November 1830
Jakob Hansen Madvig
Hans Peter Hansen
Antonette Hansen
Peter Hansen Madvig

Sources (26)

  • Kistine Margrethe Jacobsdatter in household of Bodil Kistine Rasmusdatter, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Margrethe Kirstine Jacobsdr, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Kerstine Margrthe Jacobsen in entry for Jacob Hansen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 November 1830Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (6)

    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.


    Age 8

    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

    Age 23

    Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Jorgen, Nils, Anders, Gudrun, Iver, Knud, Alf, Bjorn, Borge, Fredrik.

    Danish, Norwegian, North German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Jacob . Compare Jacobson and Jakobsen .

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

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