Karen Jensdatter Koch

about 1650–

The Life of Karen Jensdatter

When Karen Jensdatter Koch was born about 1650, her father, Jens Jensen Kock, was 22 and her mother, Anne Laursdatter, was 20.

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Jens Jensen Kock
1628–1679
Anne Laursdatter
1630–
Karen Jensdatter Koch
1650–
Laurids Jensen Koch
1653–1691
Anne Jensdatter Koch
1655–

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Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German koch, German Koch ‘cook’ (cognate with Latin coquus). The name in this sense is widespread throughout eastern and central Europe, and is also well established in Denmark.2 Czech and Slovak: from a pet form of any of several medieval personal names beginning with Ko-, for example Kochan, Kocián, Kojata, and Kosmas.3 Polish: nickname from kochać ‘to love’ ( see Kochan ).

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

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