Nils Nilsen Lemming

Male1656–23 June 1726

Brief Life History of Nils Nilsen

Nils Nilsen Lemming was born in 1656, in Denmark. He married Fru Lemming in 1679, in Hjørring, Nordjylland, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 23 June 1726, in Hjørring, Nordjylland, Denmark, at the age of 70.

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Nils Nilsen Lemming
Fru Lemming
Marriage: 1679
Nils Nilsen Lemming Jr

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  • Marriage
    1679Hjørring, Nordjylland, Denmark
  • Children (1)

    World Events (2)

    1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

    Age 45

    The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.

    1713 · Royal Danish Military Academy

    Age 57

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Danish: habitational name from any of several places called Lemming, named with lem, either ‘lamb’ or ‘limb, twig’ + the suffix -ing denoting a place, i.e. ‘the place with the lambs or twigs’.

    German: from a pet form of Lambert , see Lemme .

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

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