Karen Lauridsdatter

1765–27 November 1825 (Age 60)
Røgen, Røgen, Skanderborg, Denmark

The Life of Karen

When Karen Lauridsdatter was born in 1765, in Røgen, Skanderborg, Denmark, her father, Lauridtz Jorgensen Dhyr, was 39 and her mother, Birgitte Rasmusdatter, was 38. She married Soren Nielsen Bach on 3 December 1786, in Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 27 November 1825, in Dallerup, Skanderborg, Denmark, at the age of 60, and was buried in Dallerup, Skanderborg, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Soren Nielsen Bach
Karen Lauridsdatter
Marriage: 3 December 1786
Niels Sorensen
Niels Sorensen
Abigael Sorensdatter
Maren Sorensdatter
Niels Sorensen Bach
Laurids Sorensen Bach

Spouse and Children

3 December 1786


    Niels Sorensen


    Niels Sorensen



    Maren Sorensdatter



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



World Events (7)

1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 11

The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.
1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 24

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.
1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

Age 27

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Karen Lauridsdatter in entry for Niels, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Karen Lauridsdatter in entry for Abigael, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Karen Lauridsdatter in entry for Laurids Sörrensen and Geesche Margaretha Christensdatter, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"

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