Else Nielsdatter

Female2 November 1820–3 December 1890

Brief Life History of Else

When Else Nielsdatter was born on 2 November 1820, in Tårs, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark, her father, Niels Jensen, was 32 and her mother, Mette Hansdatter, was 29. She married Christen Jensen on 4 January 1842, in Tårs, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 3 December 1890, in Tranget, Tårs, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark, at the age of 70, and was buried in Tårs, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark.

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Mads Christian Iversen
Else Nielsdatter
Marriage: 14 February 1858
Martinus Madsen
Christen Anton Madsen
Anders Christian Madsen

Sources (45)

  • Else Nielsdatter, "Denmark Census, 1860"
  • Birth & christening, Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941 for Else NIelsdatter
  • Marriage record, Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941 for Else Nielsdatter & Christen Jensen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 February 1858Tårs, Børglum, Hjørring, Denmark
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (5)

    1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

    Age 9

    Kuffert Sorensen was established in 1829 by Carl Peter Sorensen as a leather goods company. Today the business has five locations and each are run by a member of the Sorensen family.

    1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

    Age 27

    The Casino Theatre was built as an entertainment center by Georg Carstensen but was converted into a theatre in 1848. After many years of never gaining popularity, it was closed in 1937 and demolished in 1960.


    Age 29

    Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. A two-chamber parliament is established.

    Name Meaning

    Pet form of Elisabeth .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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