Karen Erichsdatter

about 1754–
Vester Pilegård, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life of Karen

When Karen Erichsdatter was born about 1754, in Vester Pilegård, Bornholm, Denmark, her father, Erich Andersen, was 41 and her mother, Ellen Hansdatter, was 29. She married Ole Jensen on 12 September 1780, in Nidaros domkirke, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Ole Jensen
Karen Erichsdatter
Marriage: 12 September 1780
Johanne Olsdatter
Erich Olsen

Spouse and Children

12 September 1780
Nidaros domkirke, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway


    Johanne Olsdatter



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World Events (8)

1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)

Age 8

The Old City Hall was built in 1762 and served as the city hall until 1912. the Hall was modelled after the City Hall that was destroyed in the Copenhagen Fire in 1795. Today the building is used only for ceremonial and representative purposes.
1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 22

The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.
1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 35

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.

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Sources (3)

  • Karen Erichsdr, "Norway Marriages, 1660-1926"
  • Karen Erichsdatter, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Karen Erichsdatter - Government record: death: after 1787; Klemensker, Bornholm, Denmark

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