Maren Johanne Stephansen

Gøttrup, Thisted, Denmark

The Life of Maren Johanne

When Maren Johanne Stephansen was born on 2 June 1855, in Gøttrup, Thisted, Denmark, her father, Stephan Stephansen, was 59 and her mother, Mariane Svendsen, was 43. She lived in Gøttrup, Gøttrup, Vester Han, Thisted, Denmark in 1870.

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Stephan Stephansen
Mariane Svendsen
Niels Jeppersen
Inger Christensdatter
Stephan Stephansen
Maren Stephansdatter
Svend Christian Stephansen
Kirsten Stephansen
Anders Stephansen
Maren Stephansen
Andrea Stephansen
Johanne Marie Stephansen
Maren Johanne Stephansen

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World Events (7)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 4

The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

Age 4

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).

Age 59

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Stephen ( see Steven ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maren Johanne Stephensen in household of Stephen Stephensen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Maren Johanne Stephansen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Maren Johanne Stephansen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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