Maren Vilhelmsdatter

15 January 1791–9 November 1878 (Age 87)
Torrig, Birket, Lollands Nørre, Maribo, Denmark

The Life Summary of Maren

When Maren Vilhelmsdatter was born on 15 January 1791, in Torrig, Birket, Lollands Nørre, Maribo, Denmark, her father, Wilhelm Rasmussen, was 36 and her mother, Anne Rasmusdatter, was 31. She married Anders Pedersen on 29 June 1816, in Horslunde, Lollands Nørre, Maribo, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Birket, Lollands Nørre, Maribo, Denmark for about 5 years and Birket, Toreby, Ålholm, Denmark in 1850. She died on 9 November 1878, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anders Pedersen
Maren Vilhelmsdatter
Marriage: 29 June 1816
Wilhelm Andersen
Wilhelm Andersen
Peder Christian Andersen
Hans Andersen
Ellen Kirstine Andersen
Marie Andersen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 June 1816Horslunde, Lollands Nørre, Maribo, Denmark
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    World Events (8)

    1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis
    Age 1
    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.
    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 3
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    Age 23
    Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden.

    Name Meaning

    Variant spelling of Karen .

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

    Story Highlight

    History of Marie Andersen Berntzen by daughter Marie Victoria Barnson Jolley.

    History of Marie Andersen Barentzen (Barnson) By Marie Victoria Barnson Jolley: My mother, Marie Anderson Barnson was born in 1828 at Maribo County, Denmark. Her girlhood days were spent in this most …

    Sources (29)

    • Maren Vilhelmsdtt in household of Rasmus Hansen Vindebye, "Denmark Census, 1845"
    • Maren Williams in entry for William Anderson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Maren Vilhelmsdtt in household of Rasmus Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1840"

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