Karen Lauritsdatter b. 28.08.1823 d. 07.11.1900. She was married on 17.09.1841 to Mads Madsen b. 05.12.1816 d. 14.12.1845, son of farmer Mads Jacobsen and wife Johanne Rasmusdatter from Leby, farm no. 84. Mads was a blacksmith.
1.Mads Jacobsen Madsen b. 14.11.1841. He was married to Marie
Kirstine Lauritsdatter b. 09.05.1850.
2.Laurits Albertsen Madsen b. 13.02.1843. He was married on
07.06.1867 to Kirsten Hansen b. 05.08.1847.
After Mads died, Karen was married on 19.06.1846 to Albert Lauritsen b. 04.12.1818 d. 17.02.1901, son of Laurits Pedersen and wife Johanne from Skovby. Laurits was a blacksmith and took over his father-in-law's workshop at Leby, Aero.
Karen and Albert had 10 children:
1.Johanne Kirstine Albertsdatter b. 15.01.1847. She was married
to Christen Lauritsen b. 13.06.1853.
2.Kirsten Albertsdatter b. 28.08.1849. She was married to Hans
Pedersen b. 05.01.1855 from Staermose.
3.Ane Albertsdatter b. 10.12.1851 d. 31.07.1919. She never
married but stayed with her brother Laurits. She had a
son out of wedlock called Albert Lauritsen.
4.Maren Albertsdatter b. 27.02.1854. She married Jorgen Jorgensen from Als (Island west of Aero).
5.Mads Madsen Albertsen b. 07.02.1856 d. 04.07.1874.
6.Karen Albertsdatter b. 29.04.1858. According to my information
she emigrated to USA, where she went to work for a Peder Hansen Andersen in Hamlin vicinity. Supposedly she is buried
in Audubon, Iowa. She never married.
8.Laurits Pedersen Albertsen b. 04.03.1863 d. 21.10.1943.