Michael Abrahamsen

Male1714–about 1742

Brief Life History of Michael

When Michael Abrahamsen was born in 1714, in Vivild, Kalø, Denmark, his father, Abraham Nielsen, was 31 and his mother, Maren Michelsdatter, was 39. He died about 1742, in his hometown, at the age of 29, and was buried in Vivild, Kalø, Denmark.

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Abraham Nielsen
Maren Michelsdatter
Ane Abrahamsdatter
Karen Abrahamsdatter
Maren Abrahamsdatter
Michael Abrahamsen
Niels Abrahamsen
Kiersten Abrahamsdatter

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    World Events (4)


    Age 15

    Greenland becomes Danish province.

    1730 · Danish Asia Company

    Age 16

    The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.

    1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse

    Age 23

    Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Alf, Oddvar, Sven, Thor, Lars, Lief, Per.

    Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Abraham . Compare Abrahamson .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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