Peder Jensen

27 August 1843–
Byneset kirke, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

The Life of Peder

When Peder Jensen was born on 27 August 1843, in Byneset kirke, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, his father, Jens Hansen Einbakken, was 43 and his mother, Jonetta Pedersdotter, was 33.

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Family Time Line

Jens Hansen Einbakken
1800–
Jonetta Pedersdotter
1810–
Lars Jensen
1836–
Kirstine Jensdatter
1838–
Marit Jensdotter
1841–
Peder Jensen
1843–
Helene Jensdatter
1847–
Caroline Karen Helene Jensdatter or Hanson
1848–1904
Ingeborg Jensdatter
1851–
Laura Johnsdatter fosterdotter
1861–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1845 · Nonconformist Act

Age 2

The Nonconformist Act recognized Christian dissenter churches. It became legal to organize churches of other denominations.
1847 · Nordlyset

Age 4

First Norwegian-American newspaper was published in the Norwegian language. It was published in Wisconsin.
1875 · 1875 Norwegian Census

Age 32

Lists all family members living at each residence, including year & place of birth, position in the family, marital status etc.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ). This is Denmark's most frequent surname.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Parish registry: SAT, Ministerialprotokoller, klokkerbøker og fødselsregistre - Sør-Trøndelag, Parish register (official) no. 612A07 /1, 1829-1845, p. 64 - Scanned archives - The National Archives of Norway
  • Peder Jensen, "Norway, Baptisms, 1634-1927"

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