Peder Christensen

Prejlerup, Grevinge, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life of Peder

When Peder Christensen was born on 10 October 1814, in Prejlerup, Grevinge, Holbæk, Denmark, his father, Christen Hendrichsen, was 54 and his mother, Kirsten Andersdatter, was 41. He married Inger Hansdatter on 1 November 1843, in Grevinge, Holbæk, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Peder Christensen
Inger Hansdatter
Marriage: 1 November 1843

Spouse & Children

1 November 1843
Grevinge, Holbæk, Denmark

Parents & Siblings



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World Events (6)

1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

Age 4

Danmarks Nationalbank is the central bank of the Kingdom of Denmark and serves as an independent and credible institution that issues the krone, the Danish currency. The bank undertakes all functions related to the management of the Danish central-government debt.
1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 15

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 33

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.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Peder Christensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Peder Christensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Peder Christensen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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