Troels Nielsen

Brief Life History of Troels

When Troels Nielsen was born on 13 November 1810, in Skelund, Ålborg, Denmark, his father, Niels Nielsen Degn, was 32 and his mother, Ane Jensdatter, was 26. He married Mariane Christensen on 22 November 1833. He lived in Skelund, Hindsted, Ålborg, Denmark for about 20 years. He died on 13 September 1890, in Visborg, Hindsted, Ålborg, Denmark, at the age of 79.

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Troels Nielsen
Kirsten Christensdatter
Marriage: 9 May 1834
Niels Christian Troelsen
Christen Troelsen

Sources (16)

  • Troels Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1840"
  • Troels Nielsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Troels Nielsen, "Denmark Census, 1845"

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1818 · Danmarks Nationalbank

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1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

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.

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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