Niels Madsen

3 September 1825–20 May 1904 (Age 78)
Sanderum, Odense, Odense, Denmark

The Life of Niels

Niels Madsen was born on 3 September 1825, in Sanderum, Odense, Odense, Denmark. He married Karen Rasmusdatter on 15 November 1862, in Ubberud, Odense, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 20 May 1904, in Ubberud, Odense, Odense, Denmark, at the age of 78, and was buried in Ubberud, Odense, Odense, Denmark.

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Niels Madsen
Karen Rasmusdatter
Marriage: 15 November 1862
Maren Madsen

Spouse and Children

15 November 1862
Ubberud, Odense, Denmark


World Events (4)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 4

Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.
1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

Age 22

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 24

Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from a pet form of Mathias ( see Matthew ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Neils Madsen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
  • Niels Madsen, "Denmark Census, 1870"
  • Niels Madsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"

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