Ellen Sofie Bendixen

Brief Life History of Ellen Sofie

When Ellen Sofie Bendixen was born on 22 August 1838, in Lindelse, Tranekær, Denmark, her father, Bendix Hansen, was 33 and her mother, Bodil Pedersdatter, was 37. She married Carl Agaton Andersen on 5 July 1874, in Lindelse, Tranekær, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Lindelse, Lindelse, Tranekær, Denmark for about 20 years. She died on 28 December 1886, in Hurum, Buskerud, Norway, at the age of 48.

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Carl Agaton Andersen
Ellen Sofie Bendixen
Marriage: 5 July 1874
Axel Bernhard

Sources (14)

  • Ellen Sophie Bendixen in household of Bendix Hansen, "Denmark Census, 1850"
  • Ellen Sophie Beudinen, "Denmark Marriages, 1635-1916"
  • Elen Sofie Bendiksen, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"

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World Events (8)

1843 · Edvard Grieg

Birth year of renown musical composer and pianist. Born in Bergen, Norway. Musical composer and pianist whose music is known worldwide. His use and development of Norwegian folk music in his own compositions brought the music of Norway to develop a national identity,

1847 · Casino Theatre (Copenhagen)

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.

1855 · Erik Werenskiold

Birth year of Erik Werenskiold Norwegian painter and illustrator. He was especially known for his drawings of the Asbjørnsen and Moe fairytale collection.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Alf, Jorgen, Knut. German Hans, Kurt, Adelheid, Claus, Erwin, Rainer.

Danish, North German, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Bendix (see Benedict ). Compare Bendickson .

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

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