24 September 1702–26 December 1778
Lihmskov, Nørup, Tørrild, Vejle, Denmark
When Mette Joensdatter was born on 24 September 1702, in Lihmskov, Nørup, Tørrild, Vejle, Denmark, her father, Joen Pedersen, was 53 and her mother, Anne Steffensdatter, was 36. She married Søren Mortensen on 17 June 1725, in Nørup, Tørrild, Vejle, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She was buried in Nørup, Vejle, Denmark.