Lars Mortensen

Male23 December 1849–16 April 1852

Brief Life History of Lars

When Lars Mortensen was born on 23 December 1849, in Vedskølle, Tjæreby, Vester Flakkebjerg, Sorø, Denmark, his father, Morten Pedersen, was 37 and his mother, Bodil Jensdatter, was 34. He lived in Tjæreby, Vester Flakkebjerg, Sorø, Denmark in 1850. He died on 16 April 1852, in Vedskølle, Tjæreby, Vester Flakkebjerg, Sorø, Denmark, at the age of 2, and was buried in Tjæreby, Vester Flakkebjerg, Sorø, Denmark.

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Morten Pedersen
Bodil Jensdatter
Peder Mortensen
Hans Mortensen
Maren Mortensen
Lars Mortensen
Lars Mortensen
Ane Marie Mortensen
Jens Mortensen

Sources (5)

  • Lars Mortensen in household of Morten Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Death and burial of Lars Mortensen 1852 - Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941; pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-33522-29696-42
  • Lars Mortensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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Siblings (7)

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World Events (1)

1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish

Age 1

Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Lars, Morten, Einer, Jorgen, Bent, Britt, Carsten, Egil, Gunner, Hartvig.

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Morten, a vernacular form of Martin 1.

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

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