Maren Michelsdatter

1805–
Bredstrup, Vejle, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Michelsdatter was born in 1805, in Bredstrup, Vejle, Denmark, her father, Mikkel Laugesen, was 32 and her mother, Karen Nielsdatter, was -3. She married Gregers Jørgensen on 22 December 1827, in Bredstrup, Vejle, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Bredstrup, Elbo, Vejle, Denmark for about 16 years.

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Family Time Line

Gregers Jørgensen
1805–
Maren Michelsdatter
1805–
Marriage: 22 December 1827
Anna Gregersdatter
1828–
Gidsel Gregersen
1830–
Ane Gregersdatter
1833–
Kirsten Gregersdatter
1835–
Michel Gregersen
1838–
Mikkel Gregersen
1840–1874
Jens Jørgen Gregersen
1843–
Anders Gregersen
1846–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 December 1827
Bredstrup, Vejle, Denmark
children

(8)

    Anna Gregersdatter

    Female1828–Female

    Gidsel Gregersen

    Female1830–Female

    Ane Gregersdatter

    Female1833–Female

    Kirsten Gregersdatter

    Female1835–Female

    Michel Gregersen

    Male1838–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Female1805–Female

    Kirsten Mikkelsen

    Female1833–Female

    Ane Kristine Mikkelsen

    Female1844–Female

World Events (7)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 0

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 3

Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 42

The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Maren Mikkelsdatter in household of Mikkel Laugesen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Maren Mikkelsdt in household of Gregers Jørgensen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Maren Michelsdatter in entry for Anna Gregersdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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