Mette Joensdatter

24 September 1702–26 December 1778
Lihmskov, Nørup, Tørrild, Vejle, Denmark

The Life of Mette

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.

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Family Time Line

Søren Mortensen
1696–1771
Mette Joensdatter
1702–1778
Marriage: 17 June 1725
Joen Sørensen
1726–
Anna Sørensdatter
1729–1799
Joen Sørensen
1731–1741
Morten Sørensen
1735–1804
Peder Sørensen
1737–1786
Jens Sørensen
1741–1741
Joen Sørensen
1742–1796

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 June 1725
Nørup, Tørrild, Vejle, Denmark
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (7)

1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 11

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 27

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 28

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.

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