Erich Ibsen

Brief Life History of Erich

When Erich Ibsen was christened on 13 March 1707, in Hillerslev, Sallinge, Svendborg, Denmark, his father, Jeppe Andersen, was 40 and his mother, Mrs Jeppe Andersen, was 38. He married Johanne Christensdatter on 15 April 1731, in Horne, Sallinge, Svendborg, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died in January 1756, at the age of 48, and was buried in Hillerslev, Sallinge, Svendborg, Denmark.

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Erich Ibsen
Johanne Christensdatter
Marriage: 15 April 1731
Maren Erichsdatter
Christen Erichsen
Jens Erichsen
Anne Erichsdatter
Karen Eriksen
Jeppe Ericksen
Sophia Ericksen
Simon Ericksen

Sources (13)

  • Erick Ibsen, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Erik Johan in entry for Karen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Erick Ibsen, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

World Events (5)

1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

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.


Greenland becomes Danish province.

1730 · Danish Asia Company

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Niels, Erik, Lars, Thor. German Kurt, Claus, Hans, Otto.

Danish: patronymic from the personal name Ib, a Danish short form of Jacob . This surname is also found in Norway and northern Germany.

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

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