Frederick Andersen

17 July 1774–10 October 1831 (Age 57)
Bromme, Sorø, Denmark

The Life of Frederick

When Frederick Andersen was born on 17 July 1774, in Bromme, Sorø, Denmark, his father, Anders Pedersen, was 37 and his mother, Anne Margrethe Hansdatter, was 31. He married Kirstine Christendatter on 27 November 1790, in Tersløse, Holbæk, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 10 October 1831, in his hometown, at the age of 57, and was buried in Munke Bjergby, Sorø, Denmark.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Andersen
1774–1831
Kirstine Christendatter
1764–1834
Marriage: 27 November 1790
Anders Frederiksen
1796–1856
Christian Frederiksen
1798–1802
Ane Frederiksen
1802–1832

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 November 1790
Tersløse, Holbæk, Denmark
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World Events (7)

1776 · Kongens Klub

Age 2

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 15

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.
1792 · Det Classenske Fideicommis

Age 18

Det Classenske Fideicommis is a Danish charitable foundation formed by the industrialist Major General Johan Frederik Classen after he left behind his wealth and possessions in his will to help alleviate poverty and misery to those in the country. Today, it grants around 2 million kroner annually to those in need.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frederik Andersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Frederik Andersen, "Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941"
  • Friderik Andersen in entry for Christian, "Denmark Baptisms, 1618-1923"

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