Anders Smed

about 1681–
Skorup, Gjern, Århus, Denmark

The Life of Anders

Anders Smed was born about 1681, in Skorup, Gjern, Århus, Denmark. She married Anders Pedersen about 1701, in Skorup, Gjern, Århus, Denmark.

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Anders Pedersen
1670–1747
Anders Smed
1681–
Marriage: about 1701

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1701
Skorup, Gjern, Århus, Denmark

World Events (3)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 20

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 32

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.
1729

Age 48

Greenland becomes Danish province.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire):1. from Middle English sede ‘seed’; a metonymic occupational name for a gardener or husbandman, or a nickname for a small person. 2. from a late Old English personal name, Sida, a post-Conquest short form of compound names formed with sidu ‘custom’, ‘manner’; ‘morality’, ‘purity’ as the first element.

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