Maren Jespersen

2 February 1726–
Siem, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Jespersen was christened on 2 February 1726, in Siem, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Jesper Michelsen, was 42 and her mother, Anne Jensdatter, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Jesper Michelsen
1684–1766
Anne Jensdatter
1695–1769
Else Jespersen
1721–
Jens Jespersen
1735–
Maren Jespersen
1723–1723
Maren Jespersen
1726–
Jens Jespersen
1730–1734
Bodild Jespersen
1732–
Bodild Jespersen
1733–1769
Mette Jespersen
1736–
Anna Jespersen
1739–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1729

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.
1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

Name Meaning

Danish and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jesper, Danish and Low German form of Kaspar .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Maren Jespersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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