Maren Andersen

1802–
Sønder Tranders, Ålborg, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Andersen was christened on 19 December 1802, in Sønder Tranders, Ålborg, Denmark, her father, Anders Larsen, was 43 and her mother, Anna Jensen, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Anders Larsen
1759–1835
Anna Jensen
1765–
Ane Marie Andersdatter
1789–
Hans Andersen
1799–
Lars Andersen
1791–1791
Kirsten Andersdr
1792–
Lars Andersen
1796–
Johanne Anderdatter
1799–
Maren Andersen
1801–
Maren Andersen
1802–
Christen Andersen
1805–1805
Niels Andersen
1807–
Andersdatter
1807–1807

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World Events (3)

1805 · Christianso Lighthouse

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

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.
1814

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Maren Andersen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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