When Mogens Hansen was born on 6 February 1719, in Albæk, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark, his father, Hans Mogensen, was 44 and his mother, Maren Christensdatter, was 28. He married Johanne Sorensdatter on 2 January 1752, in Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 14 May 1797, in his hometown, at the age of 78, and was buried in Albæk, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Thor, Jorgen, Knud, Holger, Morten, Nils, Einer, Johan.
Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, Flemish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans . This is the most common surname in Norway. Compare Hanson 4 and also 2 below.
Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, Dutch, Flemish, and Danish Hanssen , a variant of 1 above. Compare Hansson 2.
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