Petersdorff

Petersdorff



This family originated in Pommerania and can be traced back to Bruno von Petersdorff who floruit 1451. He had issue a son, Matzke von Petersdorff, known 1468, married Anna von Pansin zu Dargersdorf. They had a son Kurt von Petersdorff, known 1493, married N. N. von Quitz zu Rosenow. They had a son, Hans von Petersdorff, alive 1525-7, married Ilse von Podewils. Their son was Joachim von Petersdorff, alive 1564 and 1575, married Magdalene von Lentz. They had issue a son, Ebel von Petersdorff, alive in 1601 and 1608, married N. N. von Köller zu Reckow. Their son was Christian von Petersdorff, who married N. N. von Schack and had issue Alexander von Petersdorff, born 23 September 1629, died 28 September 1694, married 1stly 4 May 1661 Anna Elisabeth von Treschow (died 14 October 1678); married 2ndly 29 April 1679 Sophie Dorothea von Harlingen. By his second wife he had a son Alexander Christian von Petersdorff, born 31 January 1680, died before 15 April 1720, married Christiane Margrethe Hedevig de Roepstorff (born 15 January 1728, died 26 May 1806). They were parents of count Christian Alexander Petersdorff, born 6 August 1762 at Odense, died 5 January 1813 at Einsidelsborg, married 19 March 1791 to Birthe Cathrine Juel (born 9 May 1771, died 19 November 1810). Their issue follows:

1. countess Hedevig Sophie, born 21 October 1793, died 11 July 1825 at Odense, married 25 November 1814 at Einsidelsborg to Christian Sophus Carl Emil Siegfried von Levetzau til Kragsberg, divorced 1822 (born 18 July 1786 at Brahesborg, died 6 January 1835 at St. Hans' hospital).
2. count Gregers Christian Frederik Petersdorff, born 13 September 1808 at Østergaard, died 4 September 1839 at Einsidelsborg, married 8 November 1822 Louise Nicoline Schouboe (born 11 March 1804 at Copenhagen, died 14 January 1892 at Copenhagen).
2.1. countess Bertha Catharina, born 6 December 1823 at Einsidelsborg, died 8 June 1895 at Copenhagen, married 5 September 1847 at Kjørup Julius Christian Frederik Wedel-Heinen til Elvedgaard (born 22 June 1814 at Kjærsgaard, died 7 March 1887 at Elvedgaard).
2.2. count Ulrik Wilhelm Petersdorff, born 11 May 1825 at Einsidelsborg, died 25 April 1846 at Einsidelsborg.
2.3. countess Hedevig Sophie, born 3 January 1827 at Odense, died 9 July 1916 at Copenhagen, married 6 June 1849 at Kjørup Rudolph Dahl til Østrupgaard (born 29 September 1819 at Copenhagen, died 15 March 1868 at Østrupgaard).
2.4. countess Christine Elisabeth, born 27 August 1828 at Einsidelsborg, died 7 February 1906 at Copenhagen.
2.5. countess Bolette Isidore Adelaide, born 5 July 1839 at Odense, died 28 July 1908 at Copenhagen, married 2 June 1863 at Kjørup Thorvald Vilhelm Christian von Irgens-Bergh (born 10 April 1825 at Dresden, died 20 November 1908 at Copenhagen).
2.6. count Christian Alexander Petersdorff, born 26 June 1832 at Einsidelsborg, died 12 August 1915 at Einsidelsborg, married 18 February 1887 at Hvedholm to countess Jeromia Caroline Bille-Brahe-Selby (born 27 May 1836).
2.7. count Paul Ludvig Petersdorff, born 19 July 1834.
2.8. countess Ida Octavia, born 12 September 1836 at Einsidelsborg, died 6 June 1895 at Frederiksberg, married 29 August 1872 at Kjørup Emanuel Andreas Lundbye (born 11 January 1814 at Kalundborg, died 14 January 1903 at Frederiksberg).

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