Peder Nielsen Kjep

Stokkemarke, Stokkemarke, Lollands Sønder, Maribo, Denmark

The Life of Peder

When Peder Nielsen Kjep was born in 1781, in Stokkemarke, Stokkemarke, Lollands Sønder, Maribo, Denmark, his father, Niels Pedersen Kjep, was 30 and his mother, Johanna Hansdatter, was 32. He married Karen Marie Sorensen Stryhn on 20 October 1821, in Vesterborg, Maribo, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Peder Nielsen Kjep
Karen Marie Sorensen Stryhn
Marriage: 20 October 1821

Spouse and Children

20 October 1821
Vesterborg, Maribo, Denmark

Parents and Siblings

    Niels Pedersen Kjep


    Johanna Hansdatter





    Maren Nielsdatter


    Rasmus Nielsen Kjep


    Hans Nielsen Kjep


World Events (6)

1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 8

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 11

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 33

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Peder Nielsen, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Peder Nielsen Kiep, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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