Ole Pedersen

20 December 1807–21 October 1879 (Age 71)
Vangede, Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Life Summary of Ole

When Ole Pedersen was born on 20 December 1807, in Vangede, Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark, his father, Peder Olsen, was 29 and his mother, Birte Jensdr, was 20. He married Ane Larsdatter Hellmann on 27 May 1832, in Søllerød, Copenhagen, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1864 and lived in Søllerød, Sokkelund, Copenhagen, Denmark for about 10 years. He died on 21 October 1879, in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Hyde Park Cemetery, Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Ole Pedersen
Ane Larsdatter Hellmann
Marriage: 27 May 1832
Peder Olsen
Ane Marie Olsen
Charlotte Amalie Olsen
Birgitte Larsine Olsen
Charlotte Amalie Olsen
Niels Peder Olsen

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1808 · Dannebrogordenens Haederstegn
Age 1
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 22
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

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from Peter .

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

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Immigration Story

Charlotte Amelia Petersen was born in Copenhagen, Denmark on the 30th of January 1845. She and her parents joined the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints the 11th of January 1863. On the 13t …

Sources (43)

  • Ole Peersen in household of Niels Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Ole Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Ole Pederson in entry for Ane Marie Olsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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