Maren Madsen

1765–1827 (Age 62)
Svenstrup, Tårnborg, Sorø, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Madsen was born on 27 November 1765, in Svenstrup, Tårnborg, Sorø, Denmark, her father, Mads Pedersen Loth, was 28 and her mother, Johanna Michelsen Pedersen ( Lotte), was 25. She married Niels Nielsen on 6 February 1786, in Tårnborg, Sorø, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 28 November 1827, at the age of 62.

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Maren Madsen
Niels Nielsen
Marriage: 6 February 1786
Anne Nielsen
Niels Nielsen
Ane Nielsen
Ane Nielsen
Mads Nielsen
Mads Nielsen
Ane Nielsen
Ane Nielsen
Hans Nielsen
Anne Nielsen
Abelone Nielsen
Abalone Nielsen
Mads Nielsen
Niels Nielsen
Mads Nielsen
Niels Nielsen

Spouse & Children

  • Female1765–1827Female

  • Niels Nielsen


6 February 1786
Tårnborg, Sorø, Denmark


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World Events (7)

1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 11

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 24

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 27

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.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from a pet form of Mathias ( see Matthew ).

Possible Related Names

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

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