Jacob Pedersen

28 September 1840–
Beder, Havreballegård, Denmark

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Pedersen was born on 28 September 1840, in Beder, Havreballegård, Denmark, his father, Peder Laursen, was 34 and his mother, Kirsten Christensdatter, was 35. He lived in Beder, Ning, Århus, Denmark for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Peder Laursen
1806–1874
Kirsten Christensdatter
1805–1869
Mariane Pedersdr
1827–
Christen Pedersen
1829–
Laurs Pedersen
1831–1833
Kirsten Pedersdr
1833–
Elle Marie Pedersdatter
1834–
Laurs Pedersen
1835–1871
Laurs Pedersen
1837–1837
Mikkel Pedersen
1838–1907
Jacob Pedersen
1840–
Soren Pedersen
1843–
Ane Catherine Pedersen
1844–1845
Jorgen Pedersen
1846–
Ane Katrine Pedersen
1850–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (6)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 7

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.
1849

Age 9

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1914

Age 74

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from Peter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jacob Pedersen in household of Peder Laursen, "Denmark Census, 1845"
  • Jacob Pedersen in household of Peder Laursen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
  • Jacob Pedersen in household of Peder Laursen, "Denmark Census, 1850"

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