Mogens Hansen

6 February 1719–14 May 1797 (Age 78)
Albæk, Dronninglund, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life of Mogens

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 27. 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.

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Family Time Line

Mogens Hansen
Johanne Sorensdatter
Marriage: 2 January 1752
Anne Mogensdatter
Maren Mogensdatter
Hans Mogensen
Lars Mogensen
Johanne Mogensdatter
Kiersten Mogensdatter

Spouse and Children

2 January 1752
Albæk, Hjørring, Denmark


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 10

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 11

The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.
1742 · Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters

Age 23

The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters is a non-governmental science Academy founded in 1742 for the purpose of advancements of science in Denmark.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941;
  • Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941;
  • Mogens Hanssen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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