Frederik Nielsen

Brief Life History of Frederik

When Frederik Nielsen was born in 1776, in Bjergby, Vennebjerg, Hjørring, Denmark, his father, Niels Stephansen, was 50 and his mother, Birgette Pedersdr, was 35. He married Kierstan Poulsen on 28 October 1804, in Bjergby, Åstrup, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 10 January 1840, in his hometown, at the age of 64, and was buried in Bjergby, Åstrup, Denmark.

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Frederik Nielsen
Kierstan Poulsen
Marriage: 28 October 1804
Niels Frederiksen
Poul Frederiksen
Jene Frederiksen
Kirsten Frederiksen
Christen Frederichsen
Birgitte Fridrichsdr
Birgitte Frederiksen
Peder Frederiksen
Ingeborg Frederiksen
Peder Frederiksen

Sources (19)

  • Fridrich Nielsen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Frederike Nielsen in entry for Birgithe Ferdinsdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Frederich Nielsen in entry for Ingeborg Frederiksdatter, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

World Events (7)

1776 · Kongens Klub

The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.

1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.

1794 · Stibo

The Stibo Group was founded in 1794 by Niels Lund as a printing company. Today, The Stibo Group provides information management and print technology software for business operations.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Jorgen, Knud, Lars, Nels, Bent, Borge, Holger, Ove, Einer, Oluf.

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Niels, a shortened form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas ). Compare Nielson , Neilsen , Nelsen , Nilsen , and Nilson .

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

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