Maren Olesdatter

1776–3 November 1817 (Age 41)
Tversted, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Olesdatter was born in 1776, in Tversted, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Ole Baltsersen, was 31 and her mother, Johanne Nielsdatter, was 28. She married Jens Andersen on 31 August 1800, in Tversted, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 3 November 1817, in Tversted, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 41, and was buried in Tversted, Hjørring, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Jens Andersen
Maren Olesdatter
Marriage: 31 August 1800
Anders Jensen
Anders Jensen
Else Marie Jensdatter
Birgithe Jensdatter
Mette Jensdatter
Karen Margrethe Jensdatter
Johanne Marie Jensdatter

Spouse and Children

31 August 1800
Tversted, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark


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Parents and Siblings

    Ole Baltsersen


    Johanne Nielsdatter






    Anne Margrethe Olsdatter


    Else Olesdatter


    Mette Olesdatter


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World Events (6)

1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 0

The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.
1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 13

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.
1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

Age 16

Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.

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Sources (3)

  • Marn Olesdatter in entry for Karn Magrethe, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Maren Olsdatter in entry for Karen Magrethe, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Maren Olsdatter in entry for Johane Marie, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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