Lorenz Peter Feddersen

1848–1926 (Age 77)
Ockholm, Friedrichstadt, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Lorenz Peter

When Lorenz Peter Feddersen was born on 6 December 1848, in Ockholm, Friedrichstadt, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia, Germany, his father, Andreas Feddersen, was 29 and his mother, Emma Sophia Nissen, was 25. He lived in Kokholm, Viborg, Denmark in 1860. He died on 15 January 1926, in Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States, at the age of 77.

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Andreas Feddersen
Emma Sophia Nissen
Nemine Christina Friedrichsen
Lorenz Peter Feddersen
Paul Ludwig Feddersen
Paul Ludwig Feddersen
Christina Lucia Feddersen
Juliane Feddersen
Julius Theodor Feddersen
August Ewald Feddersen

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 4

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 22

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish: Frisian patronymic from Fedder 2.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Lorenz Peter Feddersen in household of Andreas Feddersen, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Charles P Fedderson, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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