Peder Johansen Ohlenschlager

25 February 1796–24 June 1862 (Age 66)
Vorbasse, Ribe, Denmark

The Life of Peder

When Peder Johansen Ohlenschlager was born on 25 February 1796, in Vorbasse, Ribe, Denmark, his father, Johan Peder Jacobsen Oehlenschlaeger, was 33 and his mother, Johanna Catharina Magretha Frandsen, was 30. He married Ellen Marie Bertelsdatter on 18 March 1826, in Grindsted, Ribe, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 24 June 1862, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Peder Johansen Ohlenschlager
1796–1862
Ellen Marie Bertelsdatter
1800–1869
Marriage: 18 March 1826
Peder Pedersen Ohlenschlager
1826–
Maren Pedersdatter Øhlenschlæger
1827–1888
Bertel Pedersen Ohlenschlager
1829–1848
Jacob Pedersen Ohlenschleger
1831–
Johanne Margreta Pedersdr Ohlenschlaeger
1833–
Hans Pedersen Ohlenschlager
1835–
Mette Kirstine Pedersen Ohlenschlager
1838–1879
Frederich Pedersen Ohlenschlæger
1841–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 March 1826
Grindsted, Ribe, Denmark
children

(8)

    Peder Pedersen Ohlenschlager

    Male1826–Male

    Maren Pedersdatter Øhlenschlæger

    Female1827–1888Female

    Bertel Pedersen Ohlenschlager

    Male1829–1848Male

    Jacob Pedersen Ohlenschleger

    Male1831–Male

    Johanne Margreta Pedersdr Ohlenschlaeger

    Female1833–Female

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 9

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 12

Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
1814

Age 18

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Johann (Scandinavian), Johann (German), vernacular forms of Johannes ( see John ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Peder Pedersen in entry for Frederik Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Peder Pedersen in entry for Maren, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Peder Pedersen in entry for Mette Kirstine Pedersdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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