About Lauge Stephansen

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About Lauge Stephansen
Name: Lauge\Lave Steffensen http://www.imada.sdu.dk/~janeh08/Aner/slaegtsforskning.html

Sex: M

Death: 1 OCT 1554 in Ribe


Ole Degn, b2, s. 182.

Deres børn lod i 1569 opsætte et epitafium i Ribe Domkirke. Det er det ældste

bevarede borgerlige epitafiumportræt i Danmark.

Han var købmand og borgmester i Ribe 1544-1554.

Father: Steffen

Marriage 1 Mette Christensdatter

Married: in Ribe


Hans Laugesen b: 1530 in Ribe
Marine Laugesdatter b: CA. 1540
Søren Laugesen
Steffen Laugesen b: 1546
Jens Laugesen
Christen Laugesen
Mads Laugesen
Kilde: http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=4l83jmr3&id=I7556

Biography for: 10222. Lauge Steffensen

He was Deputy Mayor of ribe since at least from 1544 until his death in 1554.

married mette Christensdatter a daughter of the mayor of Christchurch in iron nielsen cairn.

ribe the cathedral is still preserved 2 panels, which should have belonged to a epitafium that was larger, on the one available 2 male, on the other 2 women's portraits. there seems to be no Forskjell execution. man's portrait, which last began to peel strength but now are restavrerede, are excellent. they fit the inscription; however mention that only 1 woman, while there are 2 female portraits, which are less well executed.

his sons carried:

  1. later bishop, his Laugesen.

  2. søren who died young.

  3. Steffen Laugesen that after having studied at Wittenberg, his brother the bishop was made to the school master in Ringkjøbing and died there in 1575 in his 29THE years.

  4. Jens Laugesen, who was Deputy Mayor of ribe and married his m. svannings daughter dorthe.

  5. Christian Laugesen, merchant in ribe and married to Marine Bagge daughter, daughter of the rich Bagge Jensen.

  6. mads Laugesen that in 1572 married marie long, a daughter of his long councilman in Flensburg and settled in this city, but died 14THE d. June 1595 in the supervisor.

of daughters kjendes secured only marine Lauge daughter who was married to the mayor Peder Mortensen Hegelund, then Laurids ægidiussen.

[source: Galten, conservation of ribe kjøbstad.]


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