Hans Pedersen

6 May 1867–26 September 1953 (Age 86)
Thorstrup, Ribe, Denmark

The Life of Hans

When Hans Pedersen was born on 6 May 1867, in Thorstrup, Ribe, Denmark, his father, Peder Sørensen, was 34 and his mother, Mette Marie Hansdatter, was 42. He married Bodil Bennetsen on 26 October 1894, in Thorstrup, Ribe, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Torstrup, Thorstrup, Øster Horne, Ribe, Denmark in 1925 and Torstrup, Thorstrup, Ribe, Denmark in 1930. He died on 26 September 1953, in Thorstrup, Ribe, Denmark, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Hans Pedersen
1867–1953
Bodil Bennetsen
1875–1945
Marriage: 26 October 1894
Mette Marie Pedersen
1895–
Peter Sørensen Pedersen
1898–
Einer Pedersen
1899–
Alfred Pedersen
1900–
Astrid Pedersen
1901–1987
Anna Pedersen
1903–1987
Holger Pedersen
1906–
Emilie Pedersen
1907–
Thorvald Pedersen
1910–
Dagmar Pedersen
1911–
Viggo Pedersen
1912–1994
Kristen Pedersen
1914–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 October 1894
Thorstrup, Ribe, Denmark
children

(12)

    Mette Marie Pedersen

    Female1895–Female

    Peter Sørensen Pedersen

    Male1898–Male

    Einer Pedersen

    Male1899–Male

    Alfred Pedersen

    Male1900–Male

    Astrid Pedersen

    Female1901–1987Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Peder Sørensen

    Male1832–1914Male

    Mette Marie Hansdatter

    Female1824–1900Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (5)

1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 1

Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.
1914

Age 47

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.
1917

Age 50

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.

Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from Peter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hans Petersen, "Denmark Census, 1906"
  • Hans Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1930"
  • Hans Pedersen, "Denmark Census, 1925"

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