Herman Rasmusen Koch

7 February 1717–7 March 1751 (Age 34)
Maglebrænde, Maribo, Denmark

The Life Summary of Herman

When Herman Rasmusen Koch was born on 7 February 1717, in Maglebrænde, Maribo, Denmark, his father, Rasmus Hansen Koch, was 26 and his mother, Magdalene Hermansdatter, was 27. He married Karen Mortensen on 20 November 1740, in Maglebrænde, Maribo, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 7 March 1751, in his hometown, at the age of 34.

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Family Time Line

Herman Rasmusen Koch
1717–1751
Karen Mortensen
1721–1793
Marriage: 20 November 1740
Dødfødt Drengebarn
1742–1742
Magdalene Hermansdatter
1747–1747

Spouse and Children

Children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(7)

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World Events (4)

1729
Age 12
Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company
Age 13
The Danish Asiatic Company was a trading company established to revive the dwindling Danish trade with the East Indies and China. It was taken over by the Danish government in 1772 and continued to run until around 1843.
1737 · Meyercrones Stiftelse
Age 20
Meyercrones Stiftelse was founded by the widow of Henning de Meyercrone after he had served as Danish envoy in France. Christiane Meyercrone, Henning's widow, managed the property until her death in 1738. Her niece became the new manager of the foundation and arranged for its charter to be written in 1830. The original, small building was replaced by a larger building in 1933.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Rasmussen .

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

Possible Related Names

Rasmussen

Sources (4)

  • Herman Koch in entry for Unknown, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Hermand Rasmusen Koch in entry for Magdalene, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Herman Rasmusen Koch, "Denmark, Marriages, 1635-1916"

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