Jens Pedersen

14 February 1834–25 August 1858 (Age 24)
Skødstrup, Kalø, Denmark

The Life Summary of Jens

When Jens Pedersen was born on 14 February 1834, in Skødstrup, Kalø, Denmark, his father, Peder Jensen, was 27 and his mother, Ane Sørensdatter, was 22. He died on 25 August 1858, in Hjortshøj, Kalø, Denmark, at the age of 24, and was buried in Hjortshøj, Kalø, Denmark.

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Peder Jensen
Ane Sørensdatter
Jens Pedersen
Søren Pedersen
Anne Kirstine Pedersdatter
Marius Pedersen
Dorthe Kirstine Pedersdatter Snedker
Karen Marie Pedersen
Anders Peter Pedersen
Anders Peder Pedersen
Niels Pedersen Horup

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World Events (2)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
Age 13
The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
Age 15
Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

Name Meaning

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.English: variant of Peterson .

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

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  • Jens Pedersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Jens Pedersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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