22 January 1713–30 May 1788
Herritslev, Nysted, Storstrøm, Denmark
When Dorthe Christensen was born on 22 January 1713, in Herritslev, Nysted, Storstrøm, Denmark, her father, Christen Christensen Smed, was 34 and her mother, Maren Hansen Render, was 30. She married Mads Rasmussen on 29 September 1736, in Herritslev, Maribo, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died in Store Musse, Musse, Maribo, Denmark, and was buried in Musse, Maribo, Denmark.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.