Karen Kirstine Jensdatter

Ibsker, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life of Karen Kirstine

When Karen Kirstine Jensdatter was born on 15 November 1819, in Ibsker, Bornholm, Denmark, her father, Jens Michael Sorensen, was 29 and her mother, Kirsten Andersdatter, was 36. She married Peder Kofod on 28 November 1845, in Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Østermarie, Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark in 1860 and Østermarie, Øster, Bornholm, Denmark in 1870.

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Karen Kirstine Jensdatter
Peder Kofod
Marriage: 28 November 1845
Niels Peter Koefoed
Ane Margrethe Kofoed
Jens Jorgen Kofoed
Caroline Kirstine Kofoed
Marie Christine Kofoed
Hans Peter Kofoed
Jens Julius Kofoed

Spouse & Children

28 November 1845
Østermarie, Bornholm, Denmark


  • Niels Peter Koefoed


  • Ane Margrethe Kofoed


  • Jens Jorgen Kofoed


  • Female1852–1862Female

  • Marie Christine Kofoed


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World Events (6)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 10

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 28

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.
1850 · Translation of the Book of Mormon into Danish

Age 31

Erastus Snow and Peter Hansen translated the Book of Mormon into Danish after six months of being in the country. This translation was the first full translation of the Book of Mormon into another language, after English.

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Sources (3)

  • Karen Kristine Jensen, "Denmark Census, 1855"
  • Karen Kirstine Jensen in household of Peder Koefoed, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Karen Kirst Jensen in household of Peder Kofod, "Denmark Census, 1860"

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