Anne Marie Olufsdatter Brun

Femaleabout April 1687–14 July 1763

Brief Life History of Anne Marie

When Anne Marie Olufsdatter Brun was born about April 1687, in Denmark, her father, Oluf Ejlersen Bruun, was 29 and her mother, Mette Pedersdatter, was 34. She married Niels Christensen Hjortsvang til Gyrup Hjortsvang on 27 November 1707, in Sønderhå, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 14 July 1763, in Sønderhå, Thisted, Denmark, at the age of 76, and was buried in Sønderhå, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Niels Christensen Hjortsvang til Gyrup Hjortsvang
Anne Marie Olufsdatter Brun
Marriage: 27 November 1707
Eiler Nielsen
Christen Nielsen Hjortsvang
Ejler Nielsen Hjortsvang
Anders Nielsen Hjortsvang
Hedvig Nielsdatter Hjortsvang
Søren Nielsen Hjortsvang
Maren Nielsdatte Hjortsvang Hjortsvang
Oluf Nielsen Hjortsvang
Karen Nielsdatter Hjortsvang
Niels Nielsen Hjortsvang Hjortsvang
Mette Nielsdatter Hjortsvang
Dorothea Nielsdatter Hjortsvang
Peder Nielsen Hjortsvang

Sources (4)

  • Screen shot of Marriage of Niels Christensen Hiortzvang and Anne Marie Olufsdatter, 1708, Sønderfhå. Thisted, Denmark
  • Screen Shot of Anne Marie Olufsdatter Brun's Death, 1763, Sønderhå, Thisted, Denmark
  • Anne Marie's burial record, 1763, Sønderhå. Thisted, Denmark.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 November 1707Sønderhå, Hassing, Thisted, Denmark
  • Children (13)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (5)

    1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

    Age 14

    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 26

    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 42

    Greenland becomes Danish province.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Normand, Patrice, Philippe, Pierre, Thierry, Armand, Georges, Henri, Jean Michael, Jean-Marc, Lorette, Lucien.

    French, Catalan, and Scandinavian; North German (also Brün): nickname from French and Catalan brun, Middle Low German brūn ‘brown’, referring to the color of the hair, complexion, or clothing. As a surname of French origin it is also found in Haiti. Compare French Lebrun and German Bruen .

    North German, Scandinavian, and Dutch: from the ancient Germanic personal name Brun(o), from brūna ‘brown’. See also Braun .

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

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