Niels Nielsen Langballe

about 1665–4 July 1752 (Age 87)
Århus, Denmark

The Life of Niels

When Niels Nielsen Langballe was born about 1665, in Århus, Denmark, his father, Niels Sorensen Langballe, was 25 and his mother, Mrs Niels Sorensen Langballe, was 23. He married Vita Nicolaisen Seidelin before 1712. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 4 July 1752, at the age of 87, and was buried in Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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Niels Nielsen Langballe
Vita Nicolaisen Seidelin
Marriage: before 1712
Nicolai Nielsen Langballe
Mette Pallene Langballe
Soren Langballe
Knud Christan NIELSEN Langballe
Jorgen Seidelin Langballe
Jorgen Seidelin Langballe
Catherina Maria Langballe
Ingeborg Dorothea Nielsdatter Langballe

Spouse and Children

before 1712
of Skanderborg, Skanderborg, Denmark


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Niels Sorensen Langballe


    Mrs Niels Sorensen Langballe




World Events (5)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

Age 36

The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.
1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

Age 48

The Royal Danish Military Academy educated and commissioned all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.

Age 64

Greenland becomes Danish province.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Danish Priests Index
  • Danish Priests Index
  • Niels Langballe, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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