When Maren Ivarsdatter Hemmet was born about 1575, in Hemmet, Lundenæs, Denmark, her father, Ivar Gregersen, was 47 and her mother, Maren Clausdatter, was 37. She married Hans Jensen in 1596, in Hemmet, Lundenæs, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died in Lønborg, Ringkøbing, Denmark.
Some characteristic forenames: German Frieda, Gerhard, Heinz.
East Frisian, North German, and Dutch (northeastern Netherlands): patronymic from Hemme .