Mads/Matts Jergen MADSEN b7 Jul 1822 or 1832, chr1838 s/o Mads Jorgen(sen)? MADSEN & Margrethe JORGENS(?), mar 7 Jul 1853 at Vonsbaek, Denmark, by "letter from the king" to Ana Cathrina HOYER. He died 1908.She b 9 Dec 1832, Starrop, Denmark; died Sep 1930.
What would be the reason for needing a letter from the King in order to be married?
Mads J & Ana Cathrina's known ch:
Mads Jergen bAug 1855 or Sep 1857, came to US, mar Christina, widow?,lived Oakland,CA, d aft Jul 1921