Peder Larsen

13 July 1852–
Orte, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Peder

When Peder Larsen was christened on 13 July 1852, in Orte, Odense, Denmark, his father, Lars Christian Johansen, was 29 and his mother, Sophie Frederikke Moller, was 32.

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Family Time Line

Lars Christian Johansen
1822–
Sophie Frederikke Moller
1820–
Peder Larsen
1852–
Johan Hansen Larsen
1855–
Johan Christian Larsen
1859–
Metha Marie Larsen
1861–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo

The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).
1859 · Hotel Marienlyst

Hotel Marienlyst is a seaside hotel located just north of Kronborg Castle. It takes its name after Marienlyst House, a neighboring former royal summer retreat, which was part of the grounds from its foundation in 1859, until 1896. The Danish national football team stays at the hotel in connection with home matches and training sessions.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Peder Larsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • 1855 Census
  • Peder Larsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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