Maren Jensdatter

10 April 1788–15 June 1873 (Age 85)
Bjørnstrup, Røsnæs, Ars, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life of Maren

When Maren Jensdatter was born on 10 April 1788, in Bjørnstrup, Røsnæs, Ars, Holbæk, Denmark, her father, Jens Jorgensen, was 32 and her mother, Mette Hansdatter, was 29. She married Peder Jensen on 15 September 1815, in Røsnæs, Holbæk, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 15 June 1873, in Nyrup, Raklev, Ars, Holbæk, Denmark, at the age of 85, and was buried in Nyrup, Raklev, Ars, Holbæk, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Peder Jensen
Maren Jensdatter
Marriage: 15 September 1815
Mette Pedersdatter
Lars Pedersen
Jens Pedersen
Christen Pedersen
Kirsten Pedersdatter

Spouse and Children

15 September 1815
Røsnæs, Holbæk, Denmark


Parents and Siblings



    Karen Jensdatter


    Maren Jensdatter


    Maren Jensdatter



    Jorgen Jensen


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World Events (8)

1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 1

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.
1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

Age 4

Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.

Age 26

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

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Sources (3)

  • Maren Jensdatter in entry for Jens Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Marie Jensdater in entry for Jens Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Marin Fersdatter in entry for Lars Pedersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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