Maren Larsdatter

16 April 1822–14 December 1875 (Age 53)
Svinø, Køng, Præstø, Denmark

The Life Summary of Maren

When Maren Larsdatter was born on 16 April 1822, in Svinø, Køng, Præstø, Denmark, her father, Lars Pedersen Halling, was 42 and her mother, Pernille Willumsen, was 29. She married Anders Jensen on 16 November 1852, in Everdrup, Præstø, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Skævinge, Strø, Frederiksborg, Denmark in 1860 and Roholte, Fakse, Præstø, Denmark in 1860. She died on 14 December 1875, in Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Hyrum City Cemetery, Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anders Jensen
Maren Larsdatter
Marriage: 16 November 1852
Lars Peter Larsen
Hans Peder Larsen
Ane Kirstina Jensen
Christine Sophie Andersen
Sene Emilie Jensen
Christian Frederick Jensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 November 1852Everdrup, Præstø, Denmark
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 3
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark
    Age 7
    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.
    Age 24
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Variant spelling of Karen .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Sources (46)

    • Karen Larsdatter in household of Lars Christensen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
    • Maren Larsdr, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
    • Maria Larsen in entry for Neils C. Larsen, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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