Hans ( Koefoed) Busk

30 March 1821–
Vester Marie, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life of Hans ( Koefoed)

When Hans ( Koefoed) Busk was born on 30 March 1821, in Vester Marie, Bornholm, Denmark, his father, Lars Busk (Jørgensen), was 40 and his mother, Antonette Marie Koefoed, was 44.

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Lars Busk (Jørgensen)
Antonette Marie Koefoed
Hans Koefoed Busk
Ane Margreth Koefod
Jørgen Koefoed Busk
Lars Kofford Busk
Hans ( Koefoed) Busk

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World Events (6)

1829 · Oldest Leather Goods in Denmark

Age 8

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 26

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.
1859 · Copenhagen Waterworks

Age 38

The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.

Name Meaning

Danish and Swedish: topographic name from busk(e) ‘bush’, or a habitational name from a place in Denmark named Busk. The surname is also established in England.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Hans Berth, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Hans Busk, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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