Schjelderup

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About us

Descendants of Jens Pedersen Schielderup, second bishop to Bergen, Norway, born ca. 1509 in Skjellerup, Hobro, Jylland, Denmark. Died 1582 in Bergen. Married to Susanna Leonardsdatter, born ca. 1520 in Denmark, died ca. 1584 in Bergen. They had 10 children. The Schjelderup DNA project seeks to connect all the descendants of Jens Schielderup through dna testing and sharing of information. All variant spellings are welcome.