Bodil Pedersdatter

Female14 October 1792–15 September 1858

Brief Life History of Bodil

When Bodil Pedersdatter was born on 14 October 1792, in Røgen, Skanderborg, Denmark, her father, Peder Kristoffersen, was 41 and her mother, Maren Andersen, was 37. She married Kristen Johansen on 10 August 1822. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Gjern, Gjern, Skanderborg, Denmark for about 21 years. She died on 15 September 1858, in Skanderborg, Denmark, at the age of 65, and was buried in Skanderborg, Denmark.

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Kristen Johansen
Bodil Pedersdatter
Marriage: 10 August 1822
Mette Marie Kristensen
Maren Christensdatter
Peder Christensen
Anders Christensen
Johan Christensen

Sources (32)

  • Bodil Pedersdatter, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Bodel Pedersdatter, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Bodil Pedersdatter in entry for Johan Christensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 August 1822
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (7)

    1794 · Stibo

    Age 2

    The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.

    1796 · Odense Teater

    Age 4

    Odense Teater is Denmark's second oldest theater and one of the country's three main theaters. It is where Hans Christian Andersen started as a writer and is where The Pillars of Society was first performed.


    Age 22

    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    Name Meaning

    From an Old Norse personal name from bót ‘remedy, compensation’ + hildr ‘battle’.

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

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