Kirsten Sorenen

1686–20 May 1761
Skanderup, Koldinghus, Denmark

The Life of Kirsten

When Kirsten Sorenen was born in 1686, in Skanderup, Koldinghus, Denmark, her father, Soren Sorensen, was 68 and her mother, Karen Sorensdatter, was 37. She married Rasmus Jensen Horve on 30 June 1712. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She was buried in Skanderup, Koldinghus, Denmark.

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Rasmus Jensen Horve
Kirsten Sorenen
Marriage: 30 June 1712
Mette Margrethe or Mette Marie Rasmussen
Soren Rasmussen
Jorgen Rasmussen
Hans Rasmussen
Karen Rasmussen
Mads Rasmussen
dau Rasmussen
Marcus Rasmussen

Spouse and Children

30 June 1712


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World Events (5)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 15

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 27

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.

Age 43

Greenland becomes Danish province.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian (Sørensen): patronymic from the personal name Søren ( see Soren ).

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

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