Hans Erichsen

23 October 1746–after 1801 (Age 54)
Pilegård, Povlsker, Bornholm, Denmark

The Life of Hans

When Hans Erichsen was born on 23 October 1746, in Pilegård, Povlsker, Bornholm, Denmark, his father, Erich Andersen, was 33 and his mother, Ellen Hansdatter, was 21. He died after 1801, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Erich Andersen
1713–1773
Ellen Hansdatter
1725–1773
Hans Erichsen
1746–1801
Anders Erichsen
1750–1787
Anne Kirstine Erichsdatter
1752–
Karen Erichsdatter
1754–
Bodil Erichsdatter
1757–
Margrethe Erichsdatter
1760–1760
Jens Erichsen
1760–1781
Bodil Erichsdatter
1751–1751
Rasmus Erichsen
1765–1765

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World Events (4)

1762 · Old City Hall (Aalborg)

Age 16

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.
1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 30

The club was founded in 1776 by former members of Drejer's Club. It was initially known as Fich's Club. The latter name was a reference to Gottlieb Schreck who had purchased the House in 1775. He had adapted the interior to be used by the club. The club initially had 25 members but in 1778 the number of members had grown to 80. On 16 November 1782, the club was granted permission to use the name Kongens Klub (Royal Club). The club soon became a meeting place for members of the higher middle class.
1789 · Old Artillery Barracks, Christianshavn

Age 43

The Old Artillery Barracks was the first of three barracks to be established in the Christianshavn district of Copenhagen. They were converted into barracks for the Artillery in 1789 and were used until 1923. Today, they have been converted into apartments and are listed for everyone.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Eirik or Erich ( see Erickson ).

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

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