Peder Nielsen

1803–14 September 1882 (Age 79)
Hjadstrup, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Peder

When Peder Nielsen was born in 1803, in Hjadstrup, Odense, Denmark, his father, Niels Nielsen, was 26 and his mother, Apelone Mortensen, was 41. He married Anna Katrine Mathisdatter on 7 December 1832, in Skamby, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Hjadstrup, Lunde, Odense, Denmark for about 36 years. He died on 14 September 1882, in Hjadstrup, Odense, Denmark, at the age of 79, and was buried in Hjadstrup, Odense, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Peder Nielsen
1803–1882
Anna Katrine Mathisdatter
1805–1846
Marriage: 7 December 1832
Sidsel Kirstine Pedersen
1833–1905
Abbelone Marie Pedersdr Haugaard
1835–
Niels Pedersen
1837–
Niels Pedersen Haugaard
1837–
Giertrud Kirstine Pedersdatter
1839–
Marie Kirsten Pedersdatter
1843–
Mathias Pedersen
1845–

Spouse and Children

    Male1803–1882Male

    Anna Katrine Mathisdatter

    Female1805–1846Female

MARRIAGE
7 December 1832
Skamby, Odense, Denmark
children

(7)

    Female1833–1905Female

    Abbelone Marie Pedersdr Haugaard

    Female1835–Female

    Niels Pedersen

    Male1837–Male

    Niels Pedersen Haugaard

    Male1837–Male

    Giertrud Kirstine Pedersdatter

    Female1839–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Niels Nielsen

    Male1777–Male

    Apelone Mortensen

    Female1762–1843Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

Age 2

The Christianso Lighthouse is one of Denmark's oldest lighthouses and the first to have a flashing light. It was built on the island of Christianso in the northern Baltic Sea.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn

Age 5

Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn, The Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog, is an award connected to the Danish Order of the Dannebrog. The cross was instituted by King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway on June 28, 1808 and was named Dannebrogsmendenes Haederstegn until 1952. The award is given to any Dane who has provided a service to Denmark through a noble deed. The cross is considered an additional recognition if awarded to someone who is already a holder of the Order.
1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Peder Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1834"
  • Peder Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Peder Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1870"

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