Ole Christian Pedersen

Male16 January 1831–

Brief Life History of Ole Christian

When Ole Christian Pedersen was born on 16 January 1831, in Elling, Åstrup, Denmark, his father, Peder Christian Pedersen, was 44 and his mother, Anne Kirstine Olesdatter, was 33. He married Christiane Christensdatter on 11 April 1854, in Elling, Åstrup, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Elling, Horns, Hjørring, Denmark for about 26 years and Frederikshavn, Frederikshavn, Nordjylland, Denmark in 1880.

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Ole Christian Pedersen
Christiane Christensdatter
Marriage: 11 April 1854
Peder Christian Holm Olesen
Ane Kirstine Olesen
Laurids Christian Pedersen
Martinus Pedersen
Mariane Christine Pedersen
Oluf Christian Pedersen
Jane Kirstine Pedersen

Sources (33)

  • Ole Christen Pedersen in household of Ane Kirstine Olesdatter, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Christiane Christensen b. 1828 1854 Marriage to Ole Christian Pedersen
  • Ole Christian Pedersen in entry for Mariane Christine Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 April 1854Elling, Åstrup, Denmark
  • Children (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

    Age 16

    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.


    Age 18

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

    1868 · Magasin Du Nord

    Age 37

    Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.

    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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