Karen Jensdatter

14 May 1683–
Giettrup, Den.

The Life of Karen

When Karen Jensdatter was born on 14 May 1683, her father, Jens Christensen Jegendboe, was 44 and her mother, Kirsten Thorkildsdatter, was 44.

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Family Time Line

Jens Christensen Jegendboe
1639–
Kirsten Thorkildsdatter
1639–1689
Kirsten Jensdatter
1674–
Christen Jensen
1678–
Foskild Jensen
1681–
Thorchild Jensen
1681–
Karen Jensdatter
1683–
Karen Jensen
1685–1686
Kirsten Jensdatter
1691–
Else Jensdatter
1694–1764

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 18

The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.
1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 30

The Royal Danish Military Academy educated and commissioned all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.
1729

Age 46

Greenland becomes Danish province.

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Sources (1)

  • Karen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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