Jeppe Ipsen ( Trommer)

Brief Life History of Jeppe

When Jeppe Ipsen ( Trommer) was born in 1739, in Aaker, Åkirkeby, Bornholm, Denmark, his father, Jeppe Jepsen, was 61 and his mother, Marrild Hansdatter, was 32.

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Family Time Line

Jeppe Jepsen
1678–1742
Marrild Hansdatter
1707–1763
Peder Ipsen
1735–1759
Lars Ipsen
1737–1817
Jeppe Ipsen ( Trommer)
1739–
Morten Ipsen
1741–
Hans Ipsen
1742–1745

Sources (1)

  • Jeppe Ibsen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

World Events (8)

1742 · Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters

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.

1744 · Hirschholm Palace

Hirschholm Palace was a royal palace located in present-day Horsholm municipality just north of Copenhagen. It was one of the finest buildings of its time and became known as the Versailles of the North. It developed a bad reputation in connection with its role in the affair between Johann Friedrich Struensee and Queen Caroline Mathilda in the 1770s. After that it fell into disrepair and was demolished in 1809.

1776 · Kongens Klub

The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.

Name Meaning

Danish: variant of Ibsen . This surname is also found in northern Germany.

German: from the ancient Germanic personal name Ivo (see Iwen ).

English: metronymic from the Middle English female personal name Ibb, probably a pet form of Isabel , + -son. In some instances, however, the name may be a shortened form of Ibbotson .

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

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