Peder Rasmussen

Male6 February 1735–12 November 1801

Brief Life History of Peder

Peder Rasmussen was born on 6 February 1735, in Kolt, Kolt, Havreballegård, Denmark as the son of Jens Pedersen. He married Karen Rasmusdr on 18 October 1769, in Hjortshøj, Kalø, Denmark. He died on 12 November 1801, in Mariager, Onsild, Randers, Denmark, at the age of 66, and was buried in Kolt, Havreballegård, Denmark.

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Peder Rasmussen
Christen Pedersen Skov
Soren Pedersen
Anne Pedersdatter
Maren Pedersdatter
Niels Pedersen Skov
Anders pedersen
Jens Pedersen
Maren Pedersdatter
Jens pedersen
Niels pedersen
Rasmus Pedersen
Maren Pedersdatter
Jens Pedersen
Karen Pedersdatter
Jens Pedersen
Jens Pedersen/

Sources (19)

  • Peder Jensen Muller, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Peder Jensen in entry for Rasmus Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Peder Jensen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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World Events (6)

1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Age 2

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

1742 · Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters

Age 7

The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters is a non-governmental science Academy founded in 1742 for the purpose of advancements of science in Denmark.

1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)

Age 27

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Lars, Jorgen, Niels, Bent, Holger, Thor, Borge, Knute, Per, Alf.

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

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

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