Mette Christensdatterr


Brief Life History of Mette

Mette Christensdatterr was born in 1778, in Fruering, Skanderborg, Denmark as the daughter of Maren Pedersdatter and Christen Jensen. She married Mikkel Pedersen on 4 November 1836, in Viby, Havreballegård, Denmark. She lived in Mårslet, Ning, Århus, Denmark for about 16 years.

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Mikkel Pedersen
Mette Christensdatterr
Marriage: 4 November 1836

Sources (6)

  • Mette Christensdatter in household of Mikkel Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Mette Christensdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Mette Christensdatter in household of Mikkel Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 November 1836Viby, Havreballegård, Denmark
  • Parents and Siblings

    World Events (6)

    1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

    Age 11

    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.

    1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

    Age 14

    Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.


    Age 36

    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    Name Meaning

    vernacular form of Margareta .

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

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