Soren Nielsen

about 1724–
Skødstrup, Randers, Denmark

The Life of Soren

Soren Nielsen was born about 1724, in Skødstrup, Randers, Denmark. He married Kirsten Sorensdatter on 19 May 1750, in Skødstrup, Randers, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Soren Nielsen
1724–
Kirsten Sorensdatter
1727–
Marriage: 19 May 1750
Kirsten Sorensen
1750–
Karen Sorensen
1752–
Maren Sorensen
1752–
Mette Kirstine Sorensen
1757–
Soren Sorensen
1759–1845

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 May 1750
Skødstrup, Randers, Denmark
children

(5)

World Events (8)

1729

Age 5

Greenland becomes Danish province.
1730 · Danish Asia Company

Age 6

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.
1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)

Age 38

The Old City Hall was built in 1762 and served as the city hall until 1912. the Hall was modelled after the City Hall that was destroyed in the Copenhagen Fire in 1795. Today the building is used only for ceremonial and representative purposes.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German (especially Schleswig-Holstein): patronymic from the personal name Niels, a reduced form of Nikolaus ( see Nicholas ) or Cornelius .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Soren Nielsen in entry for Soren Sorensen, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Soren Jorgensen in entry for Mette Kirstine Sorensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"
  • Soren Nielsen in entry for Kirsten Sorensen, "Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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