Mette Cathrine Jensdatter

1807–25 April 1876 (Age 69)
Øland, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Mette Cathrine

When Mette Cathrine Jensdatter was born in 1807, in Vesterby, Øland, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Jens Pedersen, was 46 and her mother, Johanne Marie Olufsdatter, was 44. She married Peder Andersen on 26 December 1833, in Øland, Øster Han, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Øland, Øster Han, Hjørring, Denmark in 1850. She died on 25 April 1876, in Øland, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 69, and was buried in Østerby, Øland, Hjørring, Denmark.

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Peder Andersen
Mette Cathrine Jensdatter
Marriage: 26 December 1833
Johanne Marie Pedersdatter
Anders Pedersen
Maren Pedersdatter
Johanne Marie Pedersdatter
Anders Pedersen
Petrine Pedersdatter
Ane Kirstine Pedersdatter

Spouse and Children

26 December 1833
Øland, Øster Han, Hjørring, Denmark


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World Events (6)

1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 1

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.

Age 7

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.
1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 22

Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.

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  • Mette Cathrine Jensdatter in household of Peder Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Mette Kathrine Jensd in household of Peder Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
  • Mette Cathrine Jensdtr in household of Peder Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1860"

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