Kiersten Jensdatter

1716–before 1767 (Age 51)
Dronninglund, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Kiersten

When Kiersten Jensdatter was born in 1716, in Dronninglund, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Jens Pedersen, was 21 and her mother, Kirsten Marguartsdatter, was 17. She married Lars Larsen in 1748, in Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She died before 1767, at the age of 50, and was buried in Pedersborg, Sorø, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Lars Larsen
1714–1784
Kiersten Jensdatter
1716–1767
Marriage: 1748
Lars Larsen
1749–
Kiersten Larsdatter
1751–1829
Niels Larsen
1753–
Mette Larsdatter
1754–
Maren Larsen
1757–
Jens Larsen
1758–
Birgithe Larsen
1761–
Maren Larsdatter
1765–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1748
Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark
children

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Parents and Siblings

    Jens Pedersen

    Male1695–Male

    Kirsten Marguartsdatter

    Female1699–Female

siblings

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World Events (5)

1729

Age 13

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 14

The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.
1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

Age 21

Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

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Sources (3)

  • Kirsten Jensdr, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Kiersten Jensdr in entry for Kiersten Larsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Kirsten Jensdr, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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