Mads Christjan Pedersen

11 January 1854–9 June 1932 (Age 78)
Børglum Sogn, Børglum Herred, Hjørring Amt

The Life of Mads Christjan

When Mads Christjan Pedersen was born on 11 January 1854, his father, Peder Christian Larsen, was 27 and his mother, Maren Madsen, was 23. He married Jensine Jensen on 18 April 1876. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Børglum, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark for about 61 years. He died on 9 June 1932, in Skøttrup, Børglum, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 78, and was buried in Børglum, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Mads Christjan Pedersen
Jensine Jensen
Marriage: 18 April 1876
Peder Christian Pedersen
Laura Petronella Pedersen
Carl Christian Pedersen
Cathrine Marie Pedersen
Christian Marinus Pedersen
Else Frederikke Pedersen
Karoline Petrea Christine Pedersen
Peder Christian Mariegaard

Spouse and Children

18 April 1876
Thise Sogns Kirke, Børglum Herred, Hjørring Amt


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World Events (4)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 5

The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

Age 5

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).

Age 60

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from Peter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mads Christjan Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1901"
  • Mads Chr Mariegård, "Denmark Census, 1911"
  • Mads Mariegård, "Denmark Census, 1916"

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