Maren Pedersen Meilhead

30 June 1835–21 June 1916 (Age 80)
Gøttrup, Ålborghus, Denmark

The Life Summary of Maren Pedersen

When Maren Pedersen Meilhead was born on 30 June 1835, in Gøttrup, Ålborghus, Denmark, her father, Peder Christian Jensen, was 50 and her mother, Anne Christensdatter, was 47. She married William Frederik Siekkotter in 1868. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Papillion Election Precinct, Sarpy, Nebraska, United States in 1900 and Richfield, Sarpy, Nebraska, United States in 1910. She died on 21 June 1916, in Chalco, Sarpy, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Chalco, Sarpy, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Frederik Siekkotter
Maren Pedersen Meilhead
Marriage: 1868
William Siekkotter
Charles Siekkotter
Arrence Siekkotter
Irene Siekkotter

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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
    Age 12
    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
    1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks
    Age 24
    The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

    Name Meaning

    Variant spelling of Karen .

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

    Sources (10)

    • Mary Sekatter in household of Wm Sekatter, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Siekkotter in household of Emil C Jahn, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Maren Pedersdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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