Dorothe Christensdatter

1701–1775 (Age 74)
Kalum, Serritslev, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Dorothe

When Dorothe Christensdatter was born in 1701, in Kalum, Serritslev, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Christen Jensen, was 39 and her mother, Maren Nielsdatter, was 41. She married Peder Jensen Mørk on 17 September 1719, in Serritslev, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1775, at the age of 74, and was buried in Serritslev, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Peder Jensen Mørk
Dorothe Christensdatter
Marriage: 17 September 1719
Karen Pedersdatter
Chresten Pedersen Mørk
Jens Pedersen Mørk
Peder Pedersen Mørk
Anne Pedersdatter Mørk

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17 September 1719
Serritslev, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark


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World Events (7)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 0

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 12

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.

Age 28

Greenland becomes Danish province.

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Sources (3)

  • Dorothe Christensdr in entry for Pedersen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Dorothe Christensdr in entry for Karen Pedersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Dorothe Christensdr in entry for Anna Pedersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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