Johan Pedersen

1794–9 September 1831 (Age 37)
Merløse, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life Summary of Johan

When Johan Pedersen was born in 1794, in Merløse, Holbæk, Denmark, his father, Peder Rasmussen, was 32 and his mother, Sidsel Johansen, was 33. He married Karen Olsen on 24 February 1823, in Tveje Merløse, Merløse, Holbæk, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died on 9 September 1831, in Tåstrup, Tveje Merløse, Merløse, Holbæk, Denmark, at the age of 37, and was buried in Tåstrup, Tveje Merløse, Merløse, Holbæk, Denmark.

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Johan Pedersen
Karen Olsen
Marriage: 24 February 1823
Sidse Marie Johansen
Birthe Sophie Johansdatter
Maren Johansen

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World Events (6)

1794 · Stibo
Age 0
The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.
1796 · Odense Teater
Age 2
Odense Teater is Denmark's second oldest theater and one of the country's three main theaters. It is where Hans Christian Andersen started as a writer and is where The Pillars of Society was first performed.
1805 · Christianso Lighthouse
Age 11
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.

Name Meaning

(1997: 8424;2007: 14790; 2010: 20135)Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Niels, Bjorn, Knud, Nils, Anders, Jorgen, Egil, Einer, Knut, Peer.Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Peder (see Peter ). This surname is also found in northern Germany. Compare Petersen 2 and Peterson 1.

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

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  • Johan Pedersen in entry for Birthe Sophie, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Johan Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Johan, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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