Ditlev Pedersen

Male25 May 1818–

Brief Life History of Ditlev

When Ditlev Pedersen was born on 25 May 1818, in Rørup, Hindsgavl, Denmark, his father, Peder Ditlevsen, was 39 and his mother, Maren Gormsen, was 22.

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Family Time Line

Peder Ditlevsen
1779–
Maren Gormsen
1796–
Maren Pedersen
1815–
Ditlev Pedersen
1818–
Gorm Pedersen
1826–

Sources (1)

  • Ditlev Pedersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (3)

World Events (6)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 11

Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 29

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 31

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

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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