Kirsten Pedersen

Female24 November 1811–

Brief Life History of Kirsten

When Kirsten Pedersen was born on 24 November 1811, in Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Peder Svendsen, was 24 and her mother, Ingeborg Nielsdr, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Peder Svendsen
Ingeborg Nielsdr
Niels Pedersen
Svend Pedersen
Kirsten Pedersen
Svend Pedersen
Anne Magrethe Pedersen

Sources (2)

  • Kirsten Pedersdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Kirsten Pedersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (5)

World Events (6)


Age 3

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

Age 7

Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 36

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Niels, Bjorn, Knud, Nils, Anders, Jorgen, Egil, Einer, Knut, Peer.

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Peder (see Peter ). This surname is also found in northern Germany. Compare Petersen 2 and Peterson 1.

English: variant of Peterson .

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

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