Dorthea Jeppesdatter

1819–1892 (Age 73)
Østrup, Lunde, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Dorthea

When Dorthea Jeppesdatter was born on 3 July 1819, in Østrup, Lunde, Odense, Denmark, her father, Jeppe Pedersen, was 38 and her mother, Casparra Hermanna Margaretha Nielsdatter, was 38. She married Niels Hansen on 24 October 1840, in Østrup, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 15 June 1892, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Dorthea Jeppesdatter
Niels Hansen
Marriage: 24 October 1840
Hans Nielsen Højlund
Karen Nielsen Højlund
Ane Marie Neilsen
Trine Margrethe Nielsen Højlund

Spouse & Children

24 October 1840
Østrup, Odense, Denmark


  • Male1841–1898Male

  • Karen Nielsen Højlund


  • Ane Marie Neilsen


  • Trine Margrethe Nielsen Højlund


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World Events (5)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 10

Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 28

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.

Age 30

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

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Sources (3)

  • Dorthea Jepperdatter in household of Anders Knudsen, "Denmark Census, 1890"
  • Dorthea Jeppesdatter in household of Anders Knudsen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
  • Dorthee Jeppersdatter in household of Niels Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1845"

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