Maren Johanne Stephansen

1855–Female
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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Family Time Line

Stephan Stephansen
1796–1880
Mariane Svendsen
1812–1868
Niels Jeppersen
1824–
Inger Christensdatter
1833–
Stephan Stephansen
1837–
Maren Stephansdatter
1839–1847
Svend Christian Stephansen
1842–
Kirsten Stephansen
1844–
Anders Stephansen
1846–1848
Maren Stephansen
1849–
Andrea Stephansen
1851–
Johanne Marie Stephansen
1853–
Maren Johanne Stephansen
1855–

Parents and Siblings

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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).
1914

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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