Jens Christian Larsen

Skallerup, Sejlstrup, Denmark

The Life Summary of Jens Christian

When Jens Christian Larsen was born on 8 November 1840, in Skallerup, Sejlstrup, Denmark, his father, Laurs Jensen, was 31 and his mother, Mette Poulsdatter, was 32. He married Bodeline Madsen on 14 July 1876, in Skallerup, Sejlstrup, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Skallerup, Vennebjerg, Hjørring, Denmark in 1850 and Hjørring Sankt Hans, Vennebjerg, Hjørring, Denmark in 1880.

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Jens Christian Larsen
Bodeline Madsen
Marriage: 14 July 1876
Mads Thomsen Larsen
Mette Christine Larsen
Poul Carl Johannes Brunn Larsen
Pouline Clara Johanne Larsen

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World Events (6)

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)
Age 7
The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.
Age 9
Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.
Age 74
World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (9)

  • Jans Chr Larsen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
  • Jens Christian Larsen in household of Poul Chr Andersen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Jens Chr Larsen in entry for Mette Christine Larsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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