Mads Pedersen

1 June 1784–
Tørring, Ringkøbing, Denmark

The Life of Mads

When Mads Pedersen was born on 1 June 1784, in Tørring, Ringkøbing, Denmark, his father, Peder Madsen Bog, was 43 and his mother, Maren Jensdatter, was 23.

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Family Time Line

Peder Madsen Bog
1741–1815
Maren Jensdatter
1761–1835
Mads Pedersen
1784–
Jens Jørgen Pedersen
1786–1851

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (6)

1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 5

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 8

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.
1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

Age 34

Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from Peter .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Mads Pedersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mads Pedersen -

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