Hans Truelsen

about 1749–16 January 1845 (Age 96)
Tølløse, Holbæk, Denmark

The Life of Hans

Hans Truelsen was born about 1749, in Tølløse, Holbæk, Denmark as the son of Truels Eschildsen and ?. He married Valborre Olsdatter on 21 October 1798, in Tølløse, Merløse, Holbæk, Denmark. He died on 16 January 1845, at the age of 96.

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Hans Truelsen
Valborre Olsdatter
Marriage: 21 October 1798

Spouse and Children

21 October 1798
Tølløse, Merløse, Holbæk, Denmark

Parents and Siblings

    Truels Eschildsen






World Events (6)

1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)

Age 13

The Old City Hall was built in 1762 and served as the city hall until 1912. the Hall was modelled after the City Hall that was destroyed in the Copenhagen Fire in 1795. Today the building is used only for ceremonial and representative purposes.
1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 27

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.
1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 40

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: variant of Trulson .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hans Truelsen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • 1840 Danish Census taken in Tjørnede Bye, Tølløse, Merløse, Holbæk, showing Hans Truelsen
  • 1834 Danish Census taken in Tjørnede Bye, Tølløse, Merløse, Holbæk, showing Hans Truelsen

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