Jens Sørensen Hald "Hold"

1689–28 June 1743 (Age 54)
Korning, Korning, Hatting, Vejle, Denmark

The Life of Jens Sørensen

When Jens Sørensen Hald "Hold" was born in 1689, in Korning, Korning, Hatting, Vejle, Denmark, his father, Søren, was 19 and his mother, Mrs. Soren, was 19. He married Maren Nielsdatter on 28 June 1722. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 28 June 1743, at the age of 54.

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Family Time Line

Jens Sørensen Hald "Hold"
1689–1743
Maren Nielsdatter
1693–
Marriage: 28 June 1722
Jens Jensen
1723–1801
Michel Jensen Hald
1724–1796
Anne Jensen
1726–
Niels Jensen "Sorensen" "Hald" "Hall"
1728–
Kirsten Jensdatter Hald
1733–
Kristen Jensen
1733–
Sovren Jensen Hald
1734–
Margrete Jensdattr Hald
1735–
Maren Jensdatter Hald
1738–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 June 1722
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Søren

    Male1670–Male

    Mrs. Soren

    Female1670–Female

siblings

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World Events (6)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 12

The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.
1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 24

The Royal Danish Military Academy educated and commissioned all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.
1729

Age 40

Greenland becomes Danish province.

Name Meaning

South German and Danish: topographic name for someone living near or on a slope, from Middle High German halde, Danish hall ‘slope’, or a habitational name from any of several places in Denmark named from this word.

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

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